Heat Loss and Insulation

Heat loss from pipes, tubes and tanks - with and without insulation - foam, fiberglass, rockwool and more

Arithmetic and Logarithmic Mean Temperature Differences in Heat Exchangers

Arithmetic Mean Temperature Difference - AMTD - and Logarithmic Mean Temperature Difference - LMTD - formulas with examples - Online Mean Temperature Calculator

Conductive Heat Transfer

Heat transfer takes place as conduction in a soilid if there is a temperature gradient

Convective Heat Transfer

Heat transfer between a solid and a moving fluid is called convection. This is a short tutorial about convective heat transfer

Copper Tubes - Heat Loss

Heat loss from uninsulated copper tubes at various temperature differences between tube and air

Copper Tubes - Insulation and Heat Loss

Heat loss to surrounding air from insulated copper tubes

Emissivity Coefficients for some common Materials

Radiation emissivities of some common materials like water, ice, snow, grass and more

Heat Loss from Bare Pipe Surface

Heat losses from bare pipe surfaces

Heat Loss from Pipes Calculator

Online heat loss from pipes and tubes calculator

Heat Loss from Steam Pipes

Amount of condensate generated in steam pipes depends on the heat loss from the pipe to the surroundings

Heat Loss from Uninsulated Copper Tubes

Heat loss from uninsulated copper pipes - dimensions ranging 1/2 - 4 inches

Insulated Pipes - Heat Loss Diagrams

Heat loss (W/m) from insulated pipesĀ - ranging 1/2 - 6 inches - insulation thickness 10 - 80 mm - temperature differences 20 - 180 deg C

Insulated Pipes - Heat Loss Diagrams

Heat loss (W/ft) diagrams for insulated pipesĀ - ranging 1/2 - 6 inches - insulation thickness 0.5 - 4 inches - temperature difference 50 - 350 deg F

Insulation Materials - Temperature Ranges

Temperature limits for some commonly used insulation materials

Oil Tanks Heat Loss

Heat loss from lagged and unlagged, sheltered and exposed oil tanks

Overall Heat Transfer Coefficient

Calculate overall heat transfer coefficients for walls or heat exchangers

Perlite Insulation

Thermal conductivity of perlite insulation - temperature and k-values

Piping - Recommended Insulation Thickness

Recommended insulation thickness of heating systems like hot water, low, medium or high pressure steam systems

Polyurethane Insulation

Thermal conductivity of polyurethane insulation - temperatures and k-values

Radiation Heat Transfer

Heat transfer due to emission of electromagnetic waves is known as thermal radiation

Steel Pipes - Heat Loss Diagram

Heat loss from steel pipes and tubes - dimensions ranging 1/2 - 12 inches

Submerged Coils - Heat Transfer Coefficients

Heat transfer coefficients for steam and hot water coils submerged in oil tanks

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