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    Groove tube

    can the groove tubes use in the applications in which the fluid inside the tube chilled water ?!
    and what is the best shape of inner surface grooves?

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    I can't understand your question.

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    Quote Originally Posted by R123 View Post
    I can't understand your question.
    in air handler, fan coil we use cooling coil (DX or chilled water) , my question is can we use groove tube instead of smooth tube for both DX and chilled water

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    Microgrooved or rifled copper tubing has been used for at least thirty years to improve heat transfer in evaporators and condensers:

    http://www.microgroove.net/

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