PSYCHROMETRIC AND BALANCED AMBIENT TEST ROOMS

Each test room can simultaneously simulate a variety of different pressure, temperature and humidity conditions.

 
ETC’s psychrometric test rooms and balanced ambient test rooms offer the HVAC industry a variety of configurations for performing assorted component and system performance and validation tests for air-handlers, window and split-type air-conditioners and heat pumps. By providing independent indoor and outdoor room air conditioning equipment, each room can simultaneously simulate a variety of different pressure, temperature and humidity conditions. Custom over/under configurations as well as side-by-side configurations are available.

  • Psychrometric and Balanced Ambient Test Rooms
  • Psychrometric and Balanced Ambient Test Rooms

All psychrometric test rooms and balanced ambient test rooms are compliant with ASHARE 41 and 37, EN 14511 and ISO 907 standards to ensure complete industry wide compliance of every product that is produced.
 
All psychrometric test rooms and balanced ambient test rooms are fully automated with a PLC and utilize Windows based LabVIEW™ software, with a variety of features for data acquisition with storage.
 
Psychrometric test room and Balanced ambient test room applications:

  • Air Conditioners
  • Heat Pumps
  • Split Systems
  • Window Units
  • Hydronic Systems

 
Psychrometric test room and Balanced ambient test room features:

  • Insulated modular panel construction
  • Indoor/outdoor rooms to simulate indoor/outdoor temperature and humidity conditions
  • Code testers/air enthalpy tunnels to measure airflow rate and psychrometric conditions
  • Indoor and outdoor conditioning equipment packaged in skids
  • Solid state sensors, PLC and PID’s
  • Fully automated Data Acquisition System

 
Applications:
Custom Air Handling Application per Client Specification