TU-101 Domestic Refrigeration Build-Up Trainer

Companion to the motors, controls and circuit trainer (Model TU-501). Designed for the student that has a working knowledge of the theory of refrigeration. Using this trainer, students are asked to design a system to match specifications of a particular situation. Instruction kit and experiment manual provide set-up and assembly directions.

The double evaporator simulates a dual evaporator system application that demonstrates basic principles and provides service experience.


Overall size: 36”W x 18”D x 73”H
Electrical Requirements: 120VAC, 50/60 Hz, 10 A

Build-up Trainer

Components are provided for backboard mounting in preferred arrangement. (Mounting hardware not included.)

This training unit includes a standard-range iManifold® 900C System Analyzer kit for real-time system performance analysis suitable for projector or large screen display in the class-room. This kit works with most smart devices (customer to provide, with appropriate cable.) 1-year iManifold® Pro+ subscription is included for one user; additional student subscriptions are available.

  • 1⁄4 HP hermetic compressor with air-cooled condenser
  • Domestic freezer static evaporator
  • Finned high humidity evaporator
  • Capillary tube
  • Dehydrator
  • Temperature control
  • Hand valve to regulate temperature differences in evaporator
  • Includes Lab Manual and Instructor Guide

Download Spec Sheet: TU-101