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A/C units in coastal areas

Posted by osofrio (My Page) on
Sat, Oct 3, 09 at 18:06

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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RE: A/C units in coastal areas

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.


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RE: A/C units in coastal areas

adam

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

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RE: A/C units in coastal areas

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


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