Homemade air conditioning: is it possible to do?
In the summer heat, air conditioning can be a true salvation, but it is not always possible to buy it and install it. Very often I want to be able to cool in the country too. In this case, you can think about such a device as a homemade air conditioner. This is where skill and people's ingenuity come in handy.
Air conditioner out of the fridge
There is such a unit that, after failure, is used in various ways - from a cabinet for storing various tools and devices to a smokehouse or a doghouse. And it can also be used to make a homemade conditioner from the refrigerator, because it produces cold. Let's deal with this. The work requires a corrugated pipe of wide diameter, two fans, one of them should be placed inside the pipe, polyurethane foam or insulation. First you need to make a hole in the door of the fridge freezer. After that, you need to remove the seal to the air flow was constant.Insert a piece of pipe together with a fan into the hole, lay insulation around the pipe, or blow out foam. You should also install a fan to blow the compressor. The pipe must be stretched inside the house. From the side of this decision may look ridiculous, but the homemade air conditioner works fine, saving in extreme heat.
This option is not the only one, you can consider others. There is such a solution as a compact homemade air conditioner that can be easily moved from place to place. Mobile solution is going like this. You will need a plastic container up to three liters. A fan is installed on top, which should be secured with tape or tape. The cooler from the computer is most suitable for this task, as it is small but very powerful. Such system will work from USB port or the battery.
You can make a homemade air conditioner in the car. First you need to stock up on a plastic container, the dimensions of which allow you to put inside the cabin radiator from the stove.Capacity from a portable cooler bag is best suited for this. In addition, you will need a small submersible pump, two fans, connecting tubes and wires. Homemade air conditioner is able to work in the car only from the cigarette lighter, so you can use a car charger for a mobile phone. At the bottom of the container should be placed the pump, the wires from which to bring out. In two holes made in the lid, it is necessary to fix the fans. The radiator from the stove must be installed on the inner side of the cover. Combine the wires from the charger, fans and pump into one wiring. The pump should be connected to the radiator. Ice falls asleep inside the container. After all these manipulations the device is ready for operation. Craftsmen say that such a homemade air conditioner is able to provide comfortable conditions in a car for up to five hours.
Naturally, such devices are for the most part not comparable to full-fledged split-systems, however, at low cost, this is an excellent option for getting rid of the heat.