04399862 is referenced by 17 patents and cites 5 patents.

A method and apparatus for proving a demand for air conditioning or heating upon startup of an air conditioning unit before the unit is allowed to effect heat transfer. A separate thermal sensing unit is provided in the return air to prove a demand for cooling prior to the conventional thermostat of the unit being energized to operate the unit in the normal manner. This method and apparatus prevents energy waste and unnecessary cycling at startup and low load conditions.

Title
Method and apparatus for proven demand air conditioning control
Application Number
6/293056
Publication Number
4399862
Application Date
August 17, 1981
Publication Date
August 23, 1983
Inventor
James R Hile
Kirkville
NY, US
Agent
Robert P Hayter
Donald F Daley
Assignee
Carrier Corporation
NY, US
IPC
F25B 13/00
G05D 23/32
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