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Like normal air conditioners, portable air conditioners pull in warm air, cool it and circulate it back into the room. Unlike normal air conditioners, all of the mechanical parts of a portable air conditioner operate ins... More »

Portable stands are available for mobile air conditioners to be used as cooling systems in both indoor or outdoor settings. Wheeled stands are capable of supporting numerous models, including single-hose or dual-hose des... More »

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Three quiet portable air conditioners with good reviews are the Edgestar Whisper Quiet Portable Air Conditioner, the Frigidaire Portable Air Conditioner and Heater and the Honeywell Portable Air Conditioner with Remote C... More »

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The different types of air conditioners include window air conditioners, portable air conditioners, split or ductless air conditioners, tower air conditioners, and central air conditioners. Air conditioners are installed... More »

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There are several types of air conditioners, including self-contained window units, portable air conditioners with window exhaust kits, split central air conditioning systems and split ductless air conditioners. In addit... More »

A portable air conditioner is an air conditioner that can be used in a room without having to install it into the window. The appliance is less efficient and more costly in the long term than window air conditioners or a... More »

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Portable air conditioners need a vent hose to pull air and cool it before it is channeled to the room. Certain brands and units are equipped with two vent hoses; one hose draws air into the unit for cooling, while the ot... More »

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