TU-130 Basic Refrigeration Training Unit with Water Cooled Condenser

This training unit demonstrates domestic refrigerators, freezers, and self-contained air-conditioning units with a co-axial, tube-in-tube heat exchanger/condenser


Electrical requirements: 120VAC; 60Hz; 15A
Uses HFC 134a refrigerant
Overall Size: 34.5″ L x 18″ W x 77.5″ H
1⁄3 HP hermetically sealed reciprocating compressor.
Panels are 1⁄4″ thick HDPE with steel reinforced component shelf

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.) It also comes with a complementary 801PL Pulse Kit, 1-year iManifold® Pro+ subscription is included for one user; additional student subscriptions are available.

Category: SKU: TU-130
  • Sight glass tubes at inlet and outlet of evaporator and condenser constructed of explosion-proof, tie-bolt design
  • Drip pan with drain located under evaporator
  • Color-coded valves, gauges, and hand valves to bypass various components
  • Conditions of refrigerant and oil can be observed under various methods of operation
  • Pressure gauges located at each point in which pressure variation is likely to occur
  • Refrigerant flow to evaporator metered either by capillary tube, automatic expansion valve (AXV), or thermostatic expansion valve (TXV)
  • Aluminum fin, copper tube evaporator with variable speed fan for load adjustment
  • Water cooled condenser with standard hose connections and ball valves to meter water flow
  • A combination low and high pressure control in the circuit at all times to prevent damage to the compressor
  • Thermostatic control with a range of –30°F to 100°F
  • High pressure cutout in the circuit at all times to prevent damage to the compressor
  • Includes Operation Manual