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NOTE: Yellow/Red cells indicate user input data.

. You must input your own data in these cells to obtain results for your air heater.



Air Heater ea!a"e #etermina$on



AH O
%
&n

AH O
%
Out

%.'( ) *.%+ )

Air Heater ea!a"e
=


,
-(
= -.'% ) Air Heater ea!a"e













AH O
%
Out

O
%
&n Air

*.%+ ) %(.-( )



Air Heater .as E/it Temperature 0orrec$on
NOTE1:

2roperly stated3 40orrected .as E/it Temp4 is as5measured temperature3 and includes the temperature5reducin" e6ect of air heater lea!a"e. 47ncorrected .as E/it
Temp4 is the same temperature3 but corrected to a 4No ea!a"e4 condi$on. This seemin"ly bac!wards nomenclature came about in the early days of boiler desi"n3 when
the desi"ners would calculate air heater heat transfer and then had to 4correct4 the resul$n" temperature calcula$on to account for lea!a"e.



The followin" calcula$on directly references the air heater lea!a"e from the calcula$on 8ust abo9e. &f you already !now air heater lea!a"e percent and do NOT !now
inlet and outlet O
%
3 then 8ust input 4fa!e4 O
%
9alues that result in the !nown lea!a"e.

AH ea!a"e
0p
A
5 1peci:c Heat of Air


AH .as E/it Temp3
No ea!a"e
-.'% ) (.%*+ #efault ; .%*+

=

<=


=

,

,
.as Out Temp Air &n Temp
+
.as Out Temp
>*'







>%?
<=
+@
<=


>%? <=
?(( )
0p
.
5 1peci:c Heat of .as

(.%'% #efault ; .%'%


Air Heater ,5Ra$o
NOTE1:

,5Ra$o A,RB is the ra$o of the heat capacity of the air passin" throu"h the air heater to the heat capacity of the "as passin" throu"h the air heater. The "as out
temperature used in this calcula$on must be at 4No ea!a"e4. The calcula$on below directly references the "as e/it temperature corrected to no lea!a"e3 calculated
abo9e.



.as &n Temp

.as Out Temp

+>> <=
>*' <=
AH ,5Ra$o =


;
(.'-
ANo 7nitsB





Air Out Temp

Air &n Temp

'+( <=
@( <=


Air Heater .as 1ide ECciency
NOTE1:

.as side eCciency is the ra$o of "as temperature drop Aat no lea!a"eB3 to the Temperature Head. Temperature Head is the "as inlet temperature minus the air inlet
temperature. The calcula$on below directly references the "as e/it temperature corrected to no lea!a"e3 calculated abo9e.



.as &n Temp

.as Out Temp

+>> <=
>*' <=

AH .as 1ide
ECciency
=


, ?(()

;
'?.%)










.as &n Temp Air &n Temp
+>> <=
@( <=

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