Draining After the filters have been washed and rinsed, they should be drained until substantially dry and then
oiled with the proper type of adhesive for the operating conditions.
Type of Adhesive Any good grade of commercial motor lubricating oil can be used effectively. Odorless oils
with a flash point above 350
° F. are recommended. For special applications, oils have been developed that
contain tacking additives.
Any oil company can supply filter adhesive and their local representatives should be contacted for additional
information. The SAE viscosity of 60 to 75
° to 130° F. entering air range is recommended.
Condenser Cleaning (Cleanable Type)
Mechanical Cleaning of Condenser - The marine condenser supplied in this air conditioner are fabricated with
cupro-nickel water tubes and four (4) headers removable for cleaning from both ends of the condenser for use in
sea water or other highly corrosive water. It is of the mechanically cleanable type.
The feature ofmechanical cleanability is especially important in salt water application. Salt water mineral scale
and sludge deposits seriously reduce heat transfer in any condenser and affect system performance unless