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    There was 1 version of the Infinity stat that...

    There was 1 version of the Infinity stat that would loose some of it's settings when the power would go out. I can't remember exactly what would happen or what version it was.
  2. I have seen this happen with Carrier every now...

    I have seen this happen with Carrier every now and then. It usually occurs when there is a very short plenum as like yours causing a disruption in air flow separating warmer air from cooler air.

    I...
  3. Ducting through the hvac system is far more...

    Ducting through the hvac system is far more effective in maintaining humidity and air quality throughout the home than a free standing system.
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    Yes according to the manual it will work.

    Yes according to the manual it will work.
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    Me and the wife have been in the rental property...

    Me and the wife have been in the rental property biz for about 30 years. We have seen just about every thing you can imagine. My advice to you is when they move out, estimate the damages and keep the...
  6. [QUOTE=STRunner91;19214041]Thank you, pacnw. ...

    [QUOTE=STRunner91;19214041]Thank you, pacnw. Makes sense.



    From what I've gathered from this thread, my original concern of both units running at the same time seems to have been answered, but...
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    Did they flush the loop after repair? May have...

    Did they flush the loop after repair? May have air in system, this would cause a quick rise or drop in pressure when adding or removing water from loop. Also would check your glycol make sure it...
  8. Thread: Decked out!

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    Now he has a new unit with full view and access...

    Now he has a new unit with full view and access for all to see.
  9. Thread: Decked out!

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    I didn't take it out. It was Saturday and 100...

    I didn't take it out. It was Saturday and 100 degrees out, had 14 calls already. The unit was cooling at that time, but could hear the bearings in the motor howling and cust said it works for a while...
  10. Thread: Decked out!

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    Decked out!

    Found this this morning. Condenser motor bad.

    https://www.flickr.com/photos/80307682@N04/15003807976/

    https://www.flickr.com/photos/80307682@N04/15003807976/
  11. I have had mine on order since 6/19 from TTT....

    I have had mine on order since 6/19 from TTT. Still showing they have not shipped as of today.
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    I believe that is possible with all the...

    I believe that is possible with all the measurements that the I-manifold is able to take at once. If you think about all the readings you would get from the probes taking db/wb in the supply and...
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    They are available for order on True Tech web...

    They are available for order on True Tech web site but are not shipping yet. Have mine ordered, Jim has said should ship in July I think.
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    Jim, what size holes will be needed for the...

    Jim, what size holes will be needed for the wireless probes? Would like to order some plugs.
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    I have the complete set of the sman4 and also...

    I have the complete set of the sman4 and also have the I manifold. While the sman is a very good system, the I manifold will be even better. Still waiting for the wireless probes for I manifold to...
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    No teflon not is acceptable on flare joints. If...

    No teflon not is acceptable on flare joints. If leaks flare needs to be repaired. A couple ounces of refrigerant loss in a mini split is a big deal.. Find a company
    who will fix it right.
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    The answer is yes it can happen. I have seen it...

    The answer is yes it can happen. I have seen it happen twice both with Carrier stats.
    One was an Infinity touch screen stat. When the stat called for heat the furnace would come on and ignite and as...
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    DeHeatify, here is a video of Jim demonstrating...

    DeHeatify, here is a video of Jim demonstrating using the sta2 for cfm measurement .

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mWOnU9rT_g&list=TLIPXaP3e-vx1LGDmqggQsykfsGlKQdTTo
  19. Thread: sman-4

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    Just my opinion but I would say only if you get...

    Just my opinion but I would say only if you get the sdp2, et2w & ath4 to go with it. I also have the hg3 to go with it. I will be retiring my sman 4 in favor of the imanifold when the wireless probes...
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    What was your return air temp? Sounds more like...

    What was your return air temp? Sounds more like could be an air flow problem. Wold start by checking cfm, static pressure, sh. Does this happen with both zones calling are one zone? Evap coil and...
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    It depends on the model that you buy. It could be...

    It depends on the model that you buy. It could be any manufacture from white-westinghouse to whirlpool.
    Same with their hvac products. Their subs have Kenmore tags on the truck. They just pull off...
  22. Jim, Looks like the update has fixed the decimal...

    Jim, Looks like the update has fixed the decimal point problem. Thanks!
  23. One question I have is when entering user inputs...

    One question I have is when entering user inputs I do not see a decimal button on the input screen so that I may enter like a 2.5 ton system or if I enter wet bulb temp still do not see a decimal...
  24. Another great review Brent! Just pre-ordered mine...

    Another great review Brent! Just pre-ordered mine today along withe the FP-sta-2.
    Can't wait til they get the probes finished.
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    You will get a lot of opinions on the different...

    You will get a lot of opinions on the different digital gauges that are out there. Search Brent Ridley's posts. He has done reviews on most of the digital gauges out there.
  26. Shut the heater down and call the installing...

    Shut the heater down and call the installing contractor to check it out. No heater should make a loud bang like that. The gray tank is the heat exchanger. It could be bad and create a deadly...
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    Without knowing some numbers as in loop temps,...

    Without knowing some numbers as in loop temps, loop pressure, hydronic load side supply and return temps, all is just guess work. There is a start up form on page 40 on the install manual that should...
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    Around here most zones boilers will be set to...

    Around here most zones boilers will be set to maintain a constant water temp. Your thermostats will control the zone valves and some kind or relay set up for your circulator pump. Could also use a...
  29. Yea! Getting a tingle down my...

    Yea! Getting a tingle down my leg:grin2::grin2::grin2:
  30. This is the worst problem with the Sman gauges....

    This is the worst problem with the Sman gauges. Doexn't have to be cold out I have had them break in all weather. Hope Fieldpiece is working on this. There is a couple guys in the tools forum that...
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    Definitely not normal. As for what the issue is...

    Definitely not normal. As for what the issue is could not say w/o sh sb and so on the unit.
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    You will not be disappointed with the spd2....

    You will not be disappointed with the spd2. Bought one this summer and consider it one of my most valuable diagnostic tools.
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    I have been trying to purchase one locally for...

    I have been trying to purchase one locally for the last week can't seem to find one in stock. Two guys at our place have one and they both give thumbs up.
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    I am assuming this is a 90 percent furnace? Check...

    I am assuming this is a 90 percent furnace? Check for air leaking at the ignitor seal. Had a few of them doing this a few years ago pushing gas away from ignitor. Should be a gasket there. A couple...
  35. # 1 Yes. You may want to have a ground survey...

    # 1 Yes. You may want to have a ground survey done to find out what the driller will be up against as far as how much if any rock will have to be drilled through. Could drastically affect pricing...
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    He might want to have the leak fixed on that...

    He might want to have the leak fixed on that header. Or better yet a new coil after he bent up the fins. Look at all the oil on it. Can spot those leaking headers a mile away.
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    It is the same fitting as the old coils. The...

    It is the same fitting as the old coils. The equalizer tube is brazed in about 2 inches from where the copper and aluminum are connected. As far as I know our distributor does not have any more tin...
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    Don't like it , won't use it. Don't want it on my...

    Don't like it , won't use it. Don't want it on my hands, clothes, gauges or in my system. Just hand me my d-tec please and I will find the leak.
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    Man that complex looks familiar. Is that the one...

    Man that complex looks familiar. Is that the one off Union road neat Reavis? I used to service that one like 20 or so years ago when most the old lennox units were still stacked one on top of another.
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    Just ordered the sman4, Hg3 & Spd2. Should be...

    Just ordered the sman4, Hg3 & Spd2. Should be here end of week. Needed new gauges and temp meter anyway as my cooper is about 25 years old and starting to fail.

    Mark what do you use to plug the...
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    http://www.quietside.com/images/Quietside/Products...

    http://www.quietside.com/images/Quietside/Products/Coaire/Unitary%20Air%20Conditioners/Installation%20Manuals/COTC%20&%20COTH%20Manual.pdf

    page 19
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    I agree with Sky 100%. Would be nice to see some...

    I agree with Sky 100%. Would be nice to see some pictures of your system. How many registers are on each zone? Do you have four zoning dampers or does each run have one? Has any one said what code...
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    Sticky: No pool this year?

    No pool this year?
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    If the refrigerant line are accessible make sure...

    If the refrigerant line are accessible make sure that they are not strapped tight up against the joists. This is the most common source of noise from scroll compressors. They can use plastic plumbers...
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    I wouldn't waste your time. It was dead here this...

    I wouldn't waste your time. It was dead here this winter. I am in St Louis, but our company does service from St Louis to Farmington and a little further south.
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    Sticky: Congrats to Smallchange on the season football...

    Congrats to Smallchange on the season football pool win.
  47. Thread: Music sites

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    I like to use amazon mp3. You buy the songs you...

    I like to use amazon mp3. You buy the songs you want and they are yours. no DMR, you are free to burn to disc or load to mp3 player, and no monthly fee.
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    Sticky: I sent spotts over the weekend to his email addy....

    I sent spotts over the weekend to his email addy. Also left him a pm to check his g-mail account.
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    Sticky: Yea , I like the new way this works in case Thurs...

    Yea , I like the new way this works in case Thurs game is missed. Would prefer the 1-pm eastern dead line also. Don't know if Chad can set it up like that or not.
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    Sticky: [Ok Cooked put you in for week 13 ! 1 -...

    [Ok Cooked put you in for week 13 !



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