Pure hydrocarbons as refrigerants in household refrigerators.

[In German. / En allemand.]

Author(s) : MEYER A.

Type of article: Article


R134a has clear energy shortcomings compared with R12, especially in the small compressors of household refrigerators. Tests on hermetically sealed compressors, and on a household refrigerator revealed the energy advantages of a mixture of hydrocarbons. It was possible to transfer the energy improvements to the refrigerator without changing the heat exchange surface. L.P.


  • Original title: [In German. / En allemand.]
  • Record ID : 1993-2023
  • Languages: German
  • Source: Kälte + Klimatechnik (Die) - vol. 46 - n. 2
  • Publication date: 1993/02
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.


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