How do I know how many fans I need for a Blower Door or Enclosure Integrity Test?
I have a Energy or Enclosure Integrity Test to perform. How many fans do I need to properly run the test? Do I have enough fans to run the test?
We have created two tools to help you figure out how many fans you will need for your test.
Next, open the file in excel and "Enable Editing" when a security warning appears.
Fill in all the fields highlighted in blue. The number of fan results are highlighted in green.
Here is what the Blower Door Number of Fans Calculator looks like:
And this is what the Enclosure Integrity version of the Number of Fans calculator looks like:
Note that these tools are only approximations and only serve as a guide.