A/C units in coastal areas

osofrioOctober 3, 2009

I am going to need to replace my A/C unit at my condo on South Padre Island, TX. Which unit would be the best to handle the coastal conditions of the area, especially with the saltwater conditions?

Adam

acaa@gohuskies.com

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ryanhughes

Trane, in my opinion. I think most brands have a saltwater kit where the coils can be coated to help further inhibit corrosion. But I like Trane's aluminum coils for these environments.

    Bookmark   October 3, 2009 at 6:14PM
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tigerdunes

adam

Trane or sister company American Standard hold up better in coastal, salt water corrosive environment.

IMO

    Bookmark   October 4, 2009 at 7:30AM
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dan_martyn

You should look for a condensing unit which has the option of a "Phenolic Coating" on the fins.

    Bookmark   October 4, 2009 at 4:08PM
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