COMFORT FOR THE PASSENGER - AIR CONDITIONING OF PUBLIC TRANSPORT VEHICLES

KOMFORT FUER DEN FAHRGAST - KLIMATISIERUNG VON NAHVERKEHRSFAHRZEUGEN

THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES AIR CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT FOR USE IN PUBLIC TRANSPORT ARTICULATED VEHICLES, IN WHICH THE ENERGY LOST IN DRIVING AND BRAKING RESISTANCE IS UTILISED. THE VENTILATION EQUIPMENT CONDUCTS WARM, FRESH AIR TO THE PASSENGER AREA WITHOUT CAUSING DRAUGHTS; THERE ARE ABOUT 25 CHANGES OF AIR PER HOUR. IN THE HOT SEASON THE FRESH AIR IS DE-HUMIDIFIED FROM ABOUT 15 G/KG TO ABOUT 5 G/KG. REFLECTING WINDOWS AND HEAT INSULATION OF THE ROOF AND SIDE WALLS SUPPLEMENT THE AIR CONDITIONING.

  • Authors:
    • WALLOCHNY, F
  • Publication Date: 1977

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: 188-90
  • Serial:
    • Technica
    • Volume: 26
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: Birkhaeuser Verlag

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01289363
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 1:45AM