Q1. What are the dimensions of a Split AC?
The dimensions of a split ac are Length :- 800 mm, Breadth :- 229 mm and height :- 298 mm. The height of the Air Conditioner (AC) from the should be 2400 mm.
Q2. What is the height of Air Conditioner (AC) from the floor level and Ceiling?
The height of the air conditioner can vary with the change in ceiling height. For example, in a 3000 mm (10 Ft) high room, the split ac should be placed at 2100 – 2400 mm (7 to 8 Ft) and in a 3600 mm (12 Ft) high room, the ac should be placed at 2700 – 3000 mm (9 to 10 Ft).
The air conditioner should be placed 150 to 300 mm (6 to 12 inches) from the ceiling’s bottom. The reason is that, AC sucks the warm air from the top and blows it back through it.
For a window air conditioner, the best height from the ground or floor level is 900 to 1200 mm (3 to 4 Ft).
Q3. What size of air conditioner is required for a room?
As per British Guidelines, 20 BTU is required for each square foot of space.
Size or capacity of air conditioner required for a room (Indian Standards)
|Size of Room (Volume)||Capacity of AC (Size)|
|3000 x 3000 3000 mm|
(10 x 10 x 10 Ft)
|3600 x 3600 x 3000 mm|
(12 x 12 x 10 Ft)
|4500 x 4500 x 3000 mm|
(15 x 15 x 10 Ft)
Q4. What is Air Conditioner Ledge and How to design it?
The air conditioner ledges are basically a type of support that holds the AC in the right place. It must be designed when you place the air conditioner on the wall.
Usually, AC ledges are designed on the external façade near balconies, yards, bedrooms, or kitchens. It is designed in a space where it will not be visible directly in the elevation, but architects can design it at the front by providing louvres and screens to shield the compressor unit.
Q5. Important Guidelines to install an Air Conditioner?
These considerations should be taken before installing an AC:-
- Determine the size of the room.
- Nearest opening for better placement.
- Consider the energy efficiency.
- Look for the capacity of AC required for your space
- Avoid placing electronic items below the AC unit.
To read more about the installation process and design guidelines for AC, read this detailed assignment on it, Click here…
Length :- 800 mm
Breadth :- 229 mm
Height :- 298 mm
Capacity :- 1 Ton