Author: Thomas Keser

Announcing…COOK Tools

Announcing New Smartphone App – CookTools…
CookTools is a new app providing a suite of simple-yet-powerful tools for the HVAC engineer, designer and contractor. Included in CookTools:

Fan Law Calculator – Calculate new system
operating conditions quickly and accurately with just
a few pieces of data.
Sound Calculator – Calculates sound power, sound
pressure and Noise Criteria from input of octave band
sound data.
Duct Designer – Knowing the CFM and one duct
dimension, Duct Designer will calculate allowable
rectangular and round duct dimensions to meet
your needs
Area Calculator – Computes section properties
of round and rectangular shapes.

From the main menu you also have access to all the Loren Cook Company social media channels and the mobile website. The smartphone has become the new toolbox. Add CookTools to yours!

CookTools is available on Google Play and the Apple App Store. Download it now!

Basics of Fans & Blowers

We’ve just posted another presentation on the Air Equipment YouTube Channel. This five-part series is titled “The Basics of Fans & Blowers.” It is a modified Lunch & Learn program that discusses the following: different types of fan impellers, typical applications for various types of fans, an overview of fan curves and the Fan Laws, belt-drive fans vs. direct-drive fans, and ECM technology.

Go to: www.youtube.com/c/airequipmentllcCT

Look for the five most recently uploaded videos, and also in the Created Playlists section, titled “Basics of Fans & Blowers.”

The goal of the Air Equipment YouTube channel is to offer informational videos about various commercial ventilation products and services. We hope to post new content each month or so. The channel also links to videos from some of the manufacturers we represent, along with assorted other entertaining content. Just click on the “Playlists” link.