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Will this work for a phase change unit?

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I've had this deep freezer sitting in my garage for over 2 years without use. It was bought brand new by my parents and they only used it for a year before giving it to me. Can I pull the "guts" out and make a phase change unit from it? If so, are there any detailed guides on accomplishing this? thanks
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No.... the compressor is not designed to run constantly.


AC units are however.
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Actually you can as long as the compressor is large enough.
I would recommend nothing smaller than a 1/3hp and nothing bigger than a 1hp.

You might also be able to use the condenser depending on its size.
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I'll have to dismantle it to find those out but thanks for the helpful response. +rep
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Some good information also here. Good luck on it and have fun. Thanks

http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/forumdisplay.php?80-Vapor-Phase-Change-Cooling
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