How Quiet is a Mitsubishi VRF AC Compressor? - Fine Homebuilding

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How Quiet is a Mitsubishi VRF AC Compressor?

comments (0) June 18th, 2014 in Blogs
Matt Risinger Matt Risinger, Blogger

Video Length: 1:51
Produced by: Matt Risinger


I've had complaints over the years about AC Compressors outside of bedrooms making too much noise.  I find it tough to have a conversation around a running AC compressor.  But, Mitsubishi claims to make outdoor units that are quieter than your average conventional unit.  They say they are quieter than conversation levels.  

I recently installed a Mitsubishi VRF (Variable Refrigerant Flow) unit on a jobsite and I took my Extech Sound Meter with me to test and see for myself if these units are really as quite as they claim.  

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Matt Risinger

Risinger Homes in Austin, TX

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