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Refrigerant for AC and refrigerator

  1. Jun 7, 2015 #1
    Can we use same refrigerant for both air conditioner and refrigerator?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jun 7, 2015 #2
    You can but it is not advisable. Systems are designed keeping the refrigerant properties in mind. Their heat of vaporization, specific heat etc.
    Remember a fridge cools to a much lesser temp. Than an AC.
    unfortunately I'm unfimilar with domestic units
     
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