Patent Number: 6,332,332

Title: Evaporative air conditioner

Abstract: A roof-mounted evaporative air conditioner is disclosed. The air conditioner includes a housing defined by a base which conforms to the pitch of the roof and includes an outlet for air to flow from the housing into ductwork; a plurality of vertical side walls having water absorbent panels that define an inlet for air to flow into the housing; and a top wall. The air conditioner further includes a water distribution system for supplying water to the panel(s) and a fan assembly for drawing air into the housing via the panel(s) so that the air is cooled by evaporating water in the panel(s).

Inventors: O'Brien; Timothy Frank (Victoria 3195, AU)


International Classification: F24F 13/32 (20060101); F24F 5/00 (20060101); F24F 1/00 (20060101); F28D 005/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018