Swamp cooler


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Swamp cooler

An evaporative cooler used before the advent of the refrigerated-air room air conditioner. Cooling was done by evaporating water. Swamp coolers only worked well in dry climates.
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The heat is forced air and the AC is a swamp cooler. The ductwork is not sheet metal, it is a round foil-wrapped product.
It is hard enough working outdoors in the heat without worrying about my four-legged friend, so Yogi has been treated to a Swamp Cooler Jacket to keep her cool.
Our accommodations were hotel-like and adequate: two single beds in a room with its own bathroom, swamp cooler, a small desk, two crosses, one with a rosary, linens and bedding.
(Learn about a new kind of "swamp cooler" at http:llgoo.gl/kpdyfy.) You can also achieve this type of cooling via lower-tech methods, such as hanging a wet sheet over an open window or door to catch the breeze coming through, or situating a fan to blow air across salted ice or frozen water bottles.
"We will promote 10 percent off filters if you buy a case, and we also offer a volume discount on swamp cooler pads," she says, adding that the store offers a huge variety of filters.
Summers--ran a hose for the swamp cooler. Cicada song singer.
Those in particularly arid climates might also consider installing a swamp cooler (which cools outside air by running it over cold water) as a cheaper alternative to A/C.
When I was a kid living in the desert, our house was cooled by a "swamp cooler." It worked by rotating a drum containing fabric baffles through a water trough while a fan blew air through the baffles.
* Direct evaporative cooling, as in the typical evaporative cooler (sometimes called a swamp cooler), outdoor air is contacted with water reducing the temperature from the dry-bulb temperature to a lower temperature approaching the wet-bulb temperature.
But by using it instead of a swamp cooler they are reducing their water use by hundreds of gallons a year--a good decision in a desert climate.
The swamp cooler portion of the unit then keeps the airplane cool for the approach/taxi/shutdown, even after the ice has melted.
Swamp coolers. If you live in a hot, dry climate, an evaporative cooler (often referred to as a swamp cooler), may be the cheapest, most effective and most environmentally friendly way to cool your home.