Posted by Drew Cutter on September 20, 2005, 4:43 pm
So I'm guessing that you add the fins to the liquid to air heat
exchanger to increase the performance ?
Morris Dovey wrote:
Posted by Morris Dovey on September 21, 2005, 12:33 am
Drew Cutter (in firstname.lastname@example.org) said:
| So I'm guessing that you add the fins to the liquid to air heat
| exchanger to increase the performance ?
In a baseboard radiator, yes. In a solar water heater you'd probably
want the opposite effect. Either way, increasing the surface area
facilitates the heat transfer.
DeSoto, Iowa USA