FEATURED IMG

Kanomax: For Airflow and Leakage Measuring in Spiral Ducts and Diffusers

As many HVACR pros are already aware, the growing HVACR trend is the use of spiral ducts as they are less prone to leakage and subsequent energy loss and/or uneven distribution of conditioned or heated air. Luckily, Kanomax products were designed with some foresight, and some specific instruments are the ideal tools for measuring airflow and leakage in spiral ducts and their diffusers.   The Kanomax Velocity Grid (6700-VG) with…

DALT2.15.18Featured

Identify Duct Leakage in Commercial Buildings with the Kanomax DALT 6900

In large commercial and institutional buildings, the leading cause of energy waste (by a large margin) is duct leakage based on studies done by the Center for Energy and Environment (CEE).  Buildings use 49% of the total energy consumed in the United States, and of that 49%, HVAC systems are responsible for 32% of the energy.  Knowing this, it’s easy to imagine that much of the energy used is simply…