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Category: Plant Basics
Question: Is it advisable to cool a fin fan by spraying demineralized water on it?
Keywords: fin,fan,spray
Answer: BACKGROUND Fin fan has carbon steel tubes with aluminum finsRESPONSE In a similar service, the fin fan suffered external corrosion when spraying it with demin water. The salt and oxygen in the air corrodes the air-cooler.