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Old June 18th 18, 08:02 PM posted to
Mark Lloyd[_12_] Mark Lloyd[_12_] is offline
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Default update, was: any window air conditioners with "sleeves" stillmade?

On 06/17/2018 10:45 PM, danny burstein wrote:


I paid $350 for a 10,000 BTU unit back in 1975... Today I can
buy one for $200. That's in "current" dollars both then and
now. Adjusted for inflation, well...

(reasons for the lowerprices left as an exercise to the student)

I see a lot of older (before central A/C was common) that have 240V 20A
receptacles in bedrooms. A/C units must be a lot more efficient,
considering I've seen a room cooled adequately by a unit that used 120V
at less than 5A.

Mark Lloyd

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