Finding the Best Air Separator for your HVAC System

Having an air separator in your HVAC system greatly affects the system’s overall performance, especially in a chilled-water system. While air elimination is important in any ventilation setting, it is more important in the chilled-water system than in a hot-water system because the cold-water unit can hold more air inside the tank. Air separation is…

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What is a Heat Exchanger?

American Wheatley HVAC offers a full range of Shell & Tube and Plate & Frame heat exchangers available in sizes 4″ through 30″, manufactured in accordance with ASME Section VIII. We also offer a complete line of Plate & Frame Heat Exchangers. Whether you’re heating or cooling, these heat exchangers are dependable and powerful with…

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What is a BDT ‘Multi-Purpose’ Bladder Expansion Tank?

Bladder Tanks

American Wheatley HVAC BDT Multi-Purpose Bladder Expansion tanks are pre-charged bladder expansion tanks constructed to the latest ASME standards. They are designed for the storage of potable water for pressure boost systems, as well as typical cooling/heating applications. The system’s expanded water is constrained in a heavy-duty bladder preventing tank corrosion and waterlogging problems. The…

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All About Chilled Water Buffer Tanks!

Buffer Tanks

All About Chilled Water Buffer Tanks!      American Wheatley HVAC’s Chilled Water Buffer Tank (CBT) are designed to be used with chillers that do not have significant water volumes of sufficient size in relation to the chiller.      An insufficiently sized system does not have enough of a buffer capacity for the chilled…

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