Split Systems (Reverse Cycle)
Split systems are ideal for air conditioning one room or a specific area of a home. A wide variety of models are offered to suit your requirements and are available in either wall mounted or floor standing type. Split systems are able to blend in harmoniously with almost any room in the house and there are many types of split systems to choose from.
What is a split system?A split system, often to also referred to as reverse cycle, is one of the most popular types of air conditioning systems used in homes, a split system is ‘split’ into two units: one that’s inside, and one that’s outside. Relatively easy to install (as no ductwork is required), these systems are known for being quiet and energy efficient.
There are three types of Split Systems:
(please see Ducted Split Systems page for more specific information)
And they come in two options:
About Split SystemsA split system air conditioner includes an outdoor unit with a compressor and condenser, plus an indoor unit that contains an air handler. Typically, there’s a lineset between these two units that houses copper refrigerant tubing, a power cable and a drain for condensation.
Split systems are different from packaged units, which house all components in one single cabinet. They’re also not the same as window units that have a fan, compressor and coils inside a window or wall-mounted box.
Wall mounted split systems circulate the air in each individual room. This allows your family members to individualize each particular room’s temperature without worrying about any effects on the rest of the house.