AIC

B-Line Heat Exchangers

Shell and Straight Tube Heat Exchanger

B-Line heat exchangers are fabricated with the distinctive AIC helically corrugated tube design.

Intended for use with high fluid flows and low temperature variances, these robust, compact heat exchangers are ideal for many residential and industrial applications.

B-Line’s complete stainless steel welded structure ensures product strength and high quality performance.

Specifications Brochure Video
AIC shell and tube heat exchangers produce high output and excellent heat transfer capability.

Typical applications include

  • Chlorinated pools, spas, hot tubs
  • Transmission and engine coolers
  • Oil coolers
  • Boiler sample cooler
  • Waste water heat recovery
  • In-floor heating

Standard Materials

  • Stainless steel 316L

Maximum Working Pressure

  • Up to 150 PSI (1.03 MPa)

Maximum Working Temperature

  • Up to 406 °F (208°C)
AIC shell and tube heat exchangers

The AIC series of pool heat exchangers define innovation with attention to design excellence and uncompromising quality. These market-proven products excel in the most rigorous and demanding of environments with unsurpassed performance and finesse.

Advantages

  • Simple robust and compact design requires minimum installation space
  • Perfectly suited for applications with high fluid flows and low temperature variances
  • The units can be connected to a varied heat source, e.g. different boiler types, heat pumps or solar panel systems
  • Large number of heat transfer tubes provides excellent thermal efficiency, reducing overall energy costs
  • Easy installation into the pool piping system

The product information and literature on this website are intended as a guideline for general purposes only. Models, dimensions, and operational parameters are subject to change at AIC's discretion. Contact AIC directly for updated design specifications.

B-Line Technical Product Specifications

Heat Exchanger Model Nominal Capacity Hot Water Side (Tubes) Cold Water Side (Shell)
Flow Pressure Drop Flow Pressure Drop
kW Btu/Hr l/min USGPM kPa PSI l/min USGPM kPa PSI
B-45 13 45,000 23 6.08 6.2 0.90 150 39.63 7.4 1.07
B-70 20 70,000 25 6.60 7.5 1.09 170 44.91 9.2 1.33
B-130 38 130,000 27 7.13 8.1 1.17 200 52.83 11.4 1.65
B-180 53 180,000 30 7.93 2.7 0.40 210 55.48 7.5 1.10
B-250 73 250,000 35 9.25 4.2 0.60 270 71.33 12.0 1.70
B-300 88 300,000 40 10.57 6.4 0.90 300 79.25 17.0 2.50
B-500 146 500,000 55 14.53 9.2 1.30 360 95.10 22.0 3.20
B-1000 293 1,000,000 95 25.10 16.2 2.35 705 185.24 29.1 4.22
Nominal values are based on heating water 180°F (82.2°C ) and return pool water 80°F (26.7°C )
Heat Exchanger Model Dimensions Connections Heat Transfer Area
L A B C Ø D F G
mm in mm in mm in mm in mm in Shell Tubes sq ft
B-45 267 10.51 106 4.17 111.5 4.39 77.5 3.05 80 3.15 1" 3/4" 0.183 1.97
B-70 345 13.58 106 4.17 175 6.89 85 3.35 80 3.15 1 1/2" 3/4" 0.259 2.79
B-130 395 15.55 106 4.17 225 8.86 85 3.35 80 3.15 1 1/2" 3/4" 0.307 3.30
B-180 383 15.08 128 5.04 193 7.60 95 3.74 101.6 4.0 1 1/2" 1" 0.465 4.91
B-250 513 20.20 128 5.04 323 12.72 95 3.74 101.6 4.0 1 1/2" 1" 0.677 7.29
B-300 632 24.88 128 5.04 442 17.40 95 3.74 101.6 4.0 1 1/2" 1" 0.871 9.38
B-500 1085 42.72 128 5.04 884 34.80 100 3.96 101.6 4.0 2" 1" 1.609 17.32
B-1000 917 36.10 167 6.57 676.5 26.63 120 4.72 139.7 5.5 2" 2" 2.200 23.68