Cool AirTM Systems for Twin Commanders
Why Choose Cool AirTM?
Price of Kit:
Additional InformationThe Cool AirTM air-conditioner is the first modern Freon Air Conditioner system approved for the 500 and 600 Twin Commanders utilizing R-134A refrigerant. The unit's weight is only 57 pounds, and is fully electric allowing the pilot to ground cool his aircraft with a GPU prior to engine start. You have 38 degree air within five minutes at air vents. The condenser module is rated at 16,500 BTU and is remotely mounted behind the baggage compartment. The evaporator and blower fan are mounted where the optional hat shelf is fitted. This allows for complete use of the baggage floor area. Cool air is ducted into the cabin and dispersed with individual air outlets for each crewmember and passenger. The controls are within easy reach of the pilot. There is a three-speed fan switch for cabin comfort. The electrical system is protected with automatic load shedding for safety. Same compressor/electric motor as installed in Citation 650 Business Jet.
When the Twin Commander was first built, air-conditioning was not available for executive aircraft. We now live in an air-conditioned world. Our homes and offices are climate controlled. We drive to the airport in an air-conditioned car. And then we fly in an aircraft that was not originally designed with this creature comfort in mind. Now you have a choice. With a Cool AirTM air-conditioner for your Twin Commander, you and your passengers will not mind those hot sweaty days of waiting on the tarmac for ATC clearance prior to take off and you will arrive at your destination refreshed. Air-conditioning helps your passengers handle those days when the combination of turbulence and heat take their toll. Optional 100 amp alternators not required.
Aircenter's Cool AirTM unit carries a one-year warranty. Installation normally runs about 80 hours.
The Cool AirTM Advantage
- High-efficiency components for superior performance.
- Extra low compressor vibration and noise.
- High velocity 3 speed blower.
- Replaceable air filter for cleaner air.
- Quiet operation-robust design.
- There are no expensive proprietary circuit boards in system.
- Short refrigerant lines-reducing potential leaks.
For more information on this modification, contact Gary L. Gadberry.
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