What is superheat hunting in refrigeration?

1 Answers

Write Your Answer

Superheat hunting is a cyclical fluctuation in suction superheat due to varying refrigerant flow rate in the system. Superheat hunting is the result of the expansion valve (see Figure 1) excessively opening and closing in an attempt to maintain a constant operating condition.

No video Answer Now
Was this helpful?
Do you wish to get the latest heat pump news, technology, markets, and discounts? Subscribe Now!
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x