Ice Box air-to-water heat exchanger to water cool the hot air your reflectors produce. Designed to fit 8" air-cooled reflectors
The Ice Box is a water-cooled heat exchanger that can be used to cool the hot air generated by your lights. With this system you can do away with your in and out ducting and keep everything but the water chiller inside the garden. There are several great advantages to sealing your room, including superior CO2 effciency (by keeping your CO2 in), reduced opportunities for pests or disease to reach your plants, and easier odor control. With this system you can get and keep absolute control of your garden temperatures and not be at the mercy of the climate outdoors. It can be used simply for controlling the heat from your lights or for replacing your air conditioner altogether, but either way you will see a signicant drop in your cooling energy requirements. Chillers are typically twice as ecient as air conditioners simply because water can absorb heat 20 times faster than air. To use the Ice Box heat exchanger eciently, you will need a high quality chiller, appropriately sized for your application, a 30-50 gallon reservoir, a properly sized pump, Ice Boxes for each of your reectors, quality tubing and miscellaneous plumbing parts.