Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog 
    Oct 28, 2020  
Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BLDG 170 - Fundamentals of Refrigeration

(R only) CE

An introduction to the theory, principles, and applications of heat transfer as applied to refrigeration processes and the compression refrigeration cycle. Topics include refrigerants, system performance, tools, tubing and fittings, soldering and brazing, and system charging and evacuation. Three hours lecture, two hours laboratory each week. Formerly BU 170.

4 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Identify various refrigerant types. (Refrigerants)
  • Describe the role of refrigerants in HVAC systems. (Refrigerants)
  • Identify various tubing sizes and types. (Tubing and Fittings)
  • Describe procedures for tubing installation. (Tubing and Fittings)
  • Describe soldering procedures. (Soldering and Brazing)
  • Describe brazing procedures. (Soldering and Brazing)
  • Describe a typical refrigeration cycle. (Refrigeration Cycles)

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