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Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology : New Print Materials

Take Note: The print materials listed here are not an exhaustive list of the library resources related to Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology. If looking for other materials, please consult the library catalog or meet with one of VGCC's librarians.

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2016 National Plumbing and HVAC Estimator - James A. Thomson (Editor)
Call Number: TH 6235 .T46 2015 Reference
ISBN: 9781572183209
Publication Date: 2015-10-01
"Manhours, labor and material costs for all common plumbing and HVAC work in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. You can quickly work up a reliable estimate based on the pipe, fittings and equipment required.

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual. Sample estimating and bidding forms and contracts also included. Explains how to handle change orders, letters of intent, and warranties. Describes the right way to process submittals, deal with suppliers and subcontract specialty work."

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ASHRAE Handbook--HVAC Applications (SI Edition) - Ashrae (Arranged by)
Call Number: TH 7011 .A4221 2015 Reference
ISBN: 9781936504947
Publication Date: 2015-06-03
"The 2015 ASHRAE Handbook HVAC Applications comprises more than 60 chapters covering a broad range of facilities and topics,written to help engineers design and use equipment and systems described in other Handbook volumes. Main sections cover comfort,industrial, energy-related, general applications, and building operations and management. ASHRAE Technical Committees in each subject area have reviewed all chapters and revised them as needed for current technology and design practice.An accompanying CD-ROM contains all the volume's chapters in both I-P and SI units."

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Electricity for Refrigeration, Heating, and Air Conditioning - Russell E. Smith
Call Number: TK 153 .S57 2015
ISBN: 9781285179988
Publication Date: 2014-01-01
"Provides readers with the basic electrical principles necessary to understand today's modern control systems. The book's practical approach allows readers to focus exclusively on the electronics information they will use in the field, without bogging them down in unnecessary theory. The book focuses on helping readers master systematic diagnosis and troubleshooting methods and procedures that will enable them to become highly-skilled, professional HVAC-R service technicians."

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Fundamentals of HVACR - Carter Stanfield; David Skaves
Call Number: TH 7012 .S695 2017
ISBN: 9780134016160
Publication Date: 2016-01-07
"Revised to reflect expanded coverage of electricity, motor controls, motor applications, new technologies, regulations, and changes in the HVACR market, and remains the most up-to-date HVACR text available."

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Heating and Cooling Essentials - Jerry Killinger; Don Crawshaw; LaDonna Killinger
Call Number: TH 7012 .K55 2016
ISBN: 9781631260599
Publication Date: 2014-12-17
"The ideal introductory text for students entering the HVACR field, providing well-illustrated and simple explanations of complex HVACR topics. The text emphasizes the techniques needed to perform the installation, service, and repair of refrigeration, air conditioning, and heating systems."

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Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology - Bill Whitman; Bill Johnson; John Tomczyk; Eugene Silberstein
Call Number: TP 492 .W6 2016 Reference
ISBN: 9781305578296
Publication Date: 2016-01-01
"This practical, easy-to-understand book provides hands-on guidance, practical applications, and the solid foundation you need to fully understand today's HVAC service and repair, its environmental challenges, and their solutions."

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Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology : Other Print Materials

Take Note: The print materials listed here are not an exhaustive list of the library resources related to Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology. If looking for other materials, please consult the library catalog or meet with one of VGCC's librarians.

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Electricity and Electronics for HVAC - Rex Miller; Mark R. Miller
Call Number: TK 4035 .A35 M55 2007
ISBN: 0071496688
Publication Date: 2007-08-30
"Provides an expert account of the electric and electronic components used for modern air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems. Packed with hundreds of detailed illustrations, this in-depth reference fully explains circuits, diagrams, digital controls, safety procedures, troubleshooting, and more."

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HVAC Design Sourcebook - W. Larsen Angel
Call Number: TH 7345 .A54 2012
ISBN: 9780071753036
Publication Date: 2011-10-26
"This practical manual describes the HVAC system design process step by step using photographs, drawings, and a discussion of pertinent design considerations for different types of HVAC components and systems. Photographs of HVAC components in their installed condition illustrate actual size and proper configuration. Graphical representations of the components as they should appear on construction drawings are also included."

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HVAC Licensing - Rex Miller; Mark Miller
Call Number: TH 7015 .M55 2012
ISBN: 9780071798273
Publication Date: 2012-10-04
"Provides everything you need to prepare for and pass the major HVAC licensing exams on the first try. This practical, up-to-date resource is filled with essential calculations, troubleshooting tips for the job site, hundreds of detailed illustrations, and information on current codes and standards."

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HVAC Systems Design Handbook - Roger W. Haines; Michael Myers
Call Number: TH 7345 .H35 2010
ISBN: 9780071622974
Publication Date: 2009-10-30
"Features new information on energy conservation and computer usage for design and control, as well as the most recent International Code Council (ICC) Mechanical Code requirements. Detailed illustrations, tables, and essential HVAC equations are also included. This comprehensive guide contains everything you need to design, operate, and maintain peak-performing HVAC systems."

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HVAC Troubleshooting Guide - Rex Miller
Call Number: TH 7012 .M528 2009
ISBN: 9780071604994
Publication Date: 2009-02-04
"Shows you how to read, interpret, and prepare schedules, mechanical plans, and electrical schematics. This handy resource will aid you in your everyday tasks and keep you up to date with the latest facts, figures, and devices. The book includes numerous illustrations, tables, and charts, troubleshooting tips, safety precautions, resource directories, and a glossary of terms."

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