Do Higher BTUs per CFM for Cooling Equal Better Dehumidification
Is it correct to believe that, all else being equal, a system producing more cooling btus per cfm will probably be dehumidifying better than a system with fewer btus per cfm?
Suppose system 1 has a minimum operating capacity of 5400 btu and a minimum air handler output of 310 cfm, which equates to 17.4 btu/cfm. Suppose system 2 has a minimum operating capacity of 9600 btu and also has a minimum air handler output of 310 cfm, equating to 31.0 btu/cfm. I understand that if the cooling load is, for example, 5400 btu, system 2 may short cycle compared to system 1. But at 17.4 btu/cfm, system 1 may not be removing much moisture from the air at all, whereas at 31.0 btu/cfm, it seems that system 2 would likely be doing at least some dehumidification while it is running, even if it is not running as long as system 1.
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