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    who is going to pay for the washer when you...

    who is going to pay for the washer when you scratch it laying a filter on top like that.
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    This is an L.P. job. Thanks for the info on the...

    This is an L.P. job. Thanks for the info on the drip leg. No one has ever explained that to me before. I almost never put one in like that, it was just one of those situations, however, we are not...
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    What is wrong with the drip leg? Thanks on the...

    What is wrong with the drip leg?
    Thanks on the metal.
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    I think my Lennox Complete Heat is on fire

    Here is a Lennox Complete Heat that I changed out a while back. Customer wanted me to "just fix it". I told him I could with a new G61 furnace and a new water heater.
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    No, it was first thing in the morning. The guy is...

    No, it was first thing in the morning. The guy is burned out by drugs and booze. Competent is the key word here. He is not very competent. Him and common sense were never introduced. He always does...
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    Dangerous, but funny

    One of the guys I work with learned a lesson the hard way yesterday. He went into our lockup area where we fill our small nitrogen tanks and was messing around, a few minutes later he came out and...
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    specific gravity of water is 1, specific gravity...

    specific gravity of water is 1, specific gravity of ice is .5
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    Cant find a good paying job.

    John Smith started the day early having set his alarm clock


    (MADE IN JAPAN ) for 6 am.


    While his coffeepot (MADE IN CHINA )


    was perking, he shaved with his electric...
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    Have You Forgotten?

    I hear people saying we don't need this war
    But, I say there's some things worth fighting for
    What about our freedom and this piece of ground
    We didn't get to keep 'em by backing down
    They say we...
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    most times when going into a home, I will lock it...

    most times when going into a home, I will lock it in the truck, unless I know them well. Last friday I had a lady, who lives alone, bring up the fact that she has a .380 for home defense and asked if...
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    you dont want to see me in a photo, could cause...

    you dont want to see me in a photo, could cause temporary blindness or permenant damage to computer. www.kholster.com also on youtube search kholster.
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    It is an IWB holster. I have had it for 2 weeks...

    It is an IWB holster. I have had it for 2 weeks and it is very comfortable. neither my boss or my customers know I am wearing it. wife has to "feel" to tell if i have it on. and another plus....$35...
  13. Thread: compressors

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    I have drilled and tapped an oil port in the side...

    I have drilled and tapped an oil port in the side of a tin can, near the bottom, to drain and change oil.
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    New CCW holster

    Just wanted to post a pic of my new ccw holster for those of you who are interested. It is a Kholster made in St. Louis MO.
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    you add 3 oz per 5 ft. of 3/8 liquid line after...

    you add 3 oz per 5 ft. of 3/8 liquid line after first 15 ft. which equates to .6oz per ft.
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    I used to use my own vacuum pump, torches drill,...

    I used to use my own vacuum pump, torches drill, and saws, but the company charges "usage" for vacuum pump and torch it was my stuff and they were charging for it. also burned up a dewalt drill and...
  17. Thread: dog bites?

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    dog bites?

    Just wanted to see how many techs, if any have been bitten on the job.
    I have been bitten 4 times. my "favorite" was Bo. Owner said, "Dont worry about Bo, Bo wont bite you." Bo bit me.
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    as long as people can get their hands on a unit,...

    as long as people can get their hands on a unit, a torch and soft solder, they will install them. i wouldnt be surprised to see a compression fitting or one of the new sharkbite fittings used for...
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    we have had 2 or 3 that have been really loose....

    we have had 2 or 3 that have been really loose. and also a few that would not communicate with the module. I have called HW about the com error and they said replace it.
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    I dont think I can charge OT, she has 10 yr P&L...

    I dont think I can charge OT, she has 10 yr P&L warranty
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    We installed it 2 years ago, so i was trying to...

    We installed it 2 years ago, so i was trying to provide the service after the sale.....and I always try to go the extra mile..........and i over did it on this job.
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    Last night's call.........

    :mad: Customer called at 9:00 last night, said a/c is out, house is 91 deg and she is elderly. Unit still under warranty.
    I ran the call, 30 miles away, bad condenser motor. 825 rpm 1/5 hp. Didnt...
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    Home Depot and Lennox?

    Has anyone heard anything about Home Depot wanting Lennox and Trane to be sold in their stores? I know Home Depot already has Trane.
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    I know the tantrum! My garmin has lied to me...

    I know the tantrum! My garmin has lied to me .....alot lately. Last Friday, It said the address I was looking for was a corn field. No cell service and i was lost!. Found a house and asked for...
  25. Thread: your own unit

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    Last Thursday, my wife, my 4 year old and I all...

    Last Thursday, my wife, my 4 year old and I all said at the same time "what is burning?" I checked the air handler in my hall closet and it wasn't on fire, but smoldering, all the wiring burned, the...
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    Where I am at, and IMO June thru September is off...

    Where I am at, and IMO June thru September is off limits to even take a sick day.
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    111.17 m

    111.17 m
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    For the past 10 years I have done service, never...

    For the past 10 years I have done service, never installed (except the rare high side change out) until 2 years ago. We had our best installer quit, and a big job on the line, boss asked if I could...
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    I carry a Taurus 24/7 .40 with 180 JHP. I now...

    I carry a Taurus 24/7 .40 with 180 JHP. I now know what it will do, just hope that I never have to see it for real.
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    how could anyone do work like this? i couldnt...

    how could anyone do work like this? i couldnt bring myself to call any of it "done"
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    the green one goes to the drain on the water...

    the green one goes to the drain on the water heater (he drains his tank every now and then) the other goes to a dehumidifier.
  32. I saw a 90% Goodman furnace installed just like...

    I saw a 90% Goodman furnace installed just like that. 5 foot lineset with a Goodman condenser right next to it. It worked fine until winter. Call was no heat..........furnace frozen solid.
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    Thanks for the compliments. I try very hard to...

    Thanks for the compliments. I try very hard to give the customer what they pay for. It takes a little longer, but when a customer calls the office and is happy, so am I. I am actually fairly new to...
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    trap is behind the return. That is my complaint...

    trap is behind the return. That is my complaint about them, they are so tall, it can cause some trouble. even the gas furnaces are a pain, they are 40" tall, but the coil is 24"-32" can get tight in...
  35. Thread: WTF 2

    by tech110
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    What about heat strips and filter?

    What about heat strips and filter?
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    before and after

    Here is a change out I did a few months ago. I think it is a small improvement over the old.
  37. Thread: Women And Guns

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    My wife and I just went and took our CCW class....

    My wife and I just went and took our CCW class. It was her 2nd time shooting the .38 that I bought for her and she shot a 96%.
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    I use a label maker!!! I have been for about 6...

    I use a label maker!!! I have been for about 6 years now.
  39. Thread: One man crews

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    I like one man jobs for the most part, but when...

    I like one man jobs for the most part, but when needed, there should be 2! I had an old June-Air oil fired furnace that had been converted to nat. that I had to change out. I told the boss I needed...
  40. Thread: One man crews

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    The reason I ask, My boss went to some seminar...

    The reason I ask, My boss went to some seminar and they told him to have one man "crews". I hate it, except on change outs. I have been under a house for a week now tearing out the old ductboard...
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    One man crews

    How does everyone feel about one man install crews?
  42. I noticed a can on the shelf in the 4th picture...

    I noticed a can on the shelf in the 4th picture that says it all
    "ZAP". there are "pros" here that do jobs like that.
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    the pipe on the left is the vent pipe for the...

    the pipe on the left is the vent pipe for the power vent water heater, the center and right pipes are intake and exhaust for a pulse furnace ( I heard it running). The hole boarded up is an old coal...
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    Anything wrong with this picture?

    I had to do a service call at the neighbors house and saw this.
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    I know what you mean. I think there is omething...

    I know what you mean. I think there is omething going on with the boss and the dispatcher. Maybe he caught them....I dont know.All I know is that his work is starting to come back and bite us in the...
  46. Thread: Job pictures

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    the garage register is closed and has a damper...

    the garage register is closed and has a damper also. he only turns it on when he is working out there. the return is a 14x10.
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    yeah, it is sitting on wood. treated landscape...

    yeah, it is sitting on wood. treated landscape timbers cut to legnth.......not my choice, it is how the boss wants them installed horizontal.
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    there is only the one return in the sunroom....

    there is only the one return in the sunroom. where the furnace is at, that is part of the garage, I didnt put a return in there for fear of exhause fumes.
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    It is an old lennox helical heat exchanger, I see...

    It is an old lennox helical heat exchanger, I see quite a few of those in my area. most(if not all) are in that condition.
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    the gas was left off for a reason. should have...

    the gas was left off for a reason. should have made a comment. The LP provider had yet to bring the two stage regulators when the photo was taken.
    The other service tech turned it on and did final...
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