Search:

Type: Posts; User: vern p

Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,581

    If your under the IMC code it normally requires...

    If your under the IMC code it normally requires an upblast UL 762 fan with hinge kit and grease receptor. Could possibly use a utility type with the exhaust directed away from the roof so...
  2. Thread: Fire wrap

    by vern p
    Replies
    2
    Views
    787

    18" from combustibles from top of fan to hood and...

    18" from combustibles from top of fan to hood and not additional protection required per IMC. Any reduction now requires an approved method using either the method in NFPA 96 or fire wrap listed to...
  3. Thread: Hey Twilli

    by vern p
    Replies
    11
    Views
    604

    The battle continues day in and day out but it...

    The battle continues day in and day out but it beats unemployment! lol
  4. Speaking from a Code Official standpoint, a...

    Speaking from a Code Official standpoint, a confined space is what it is by definition. Nowhere in the definition is an allowance for drafty or infiltrated walls, windows, etc. If it meets the...
  5. Thread: Hey Twilli

    by vern p
    Replies
    11
    Views
    604

    Always told my people if you don't leave some...

    Always told my people if you don't leave some blood behind on the job you didn't work fast enough. lol
  6. Replies
    28
    Views
    5,410

    Slim, maybe canvas was the wrong name, there is a...

    Slim, maybe canvas was the wrong name, there is a flexible material that is not absorbent and is rated for heat that Many of us in Mi have been approving for this application over the last couple...
  7. Replies
    28
    Views
    5,410

    There is a fire rated canvas used on inline style...

    There is a fire rated canvas used on inline style fans. Should not need to isolate a fan on a roof curb since UL262 fans, when new, are in almost perfect balance. Now if you bounce them across the...
  8. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,315

    Return Air, IRC 1602.2 Prohibited locations: ...

    Return Air, IRC 1602.2 Prohibited locations:
    Item 4: A closet, bathroom, toilet room, KITCHEN, garage, mechanical room, furnace room or other dwelling unit.

    That said, you need to distinguish...
  9. Thread: furnace exhaust

    by vern p
    Replies
    4
    Views
    625

    No DIY guys! [Edited by HeyBob on 09-20-2006...

    No DIY guys!

    [Edited by HeyBob on 09-20-2006 at 08:12 AM]
  10. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,128

    couldn't have stated it any better there OE.

    couldn't have stated it any better there OE.
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    675

    CW no wonder you can't get your proposals done...

    CW no wonder you can't get your proposals done watching that stuff lol. Seriously friday I was filling in in royal joke and they were running woodward from 11 am and what a mess it was to get around...
  12. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,507

    cem-bsee and all, plenum rated cable, as we have...

    cem-bsee and all, plenum rated cable, as we have known it to be for years, does not meet the flame and smoke spread ratings as stated. It actually produces a smoke rating of 850. The codes will be...
  13. Thread: ventilation

    by vern p
    Replies
    4
    Views
    511

    John, per 2003 IMC 403.3, warehouses= .05cfm/ft2

    John, per 2003 IMC 403.3, warehouses= .05cfm/ft2
  14. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,350

    Jamars I highly doubt the problem is the Trane...

    Jamars I highly doubt the problem is the Trane unit but the drainage system employed with your scenerio. Have a pro look at it for proper drain sizing, trap, and air gap etc.
  15. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,212

    Per NFPA 96 the maximum negative is .02

    Per NFPA 96 the maximum negative is .02
  16. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,350

    If your on the IRC the new 2006 has the wet...

    If your on the IRC the new 2006 has the wet switch as prescriptive language in this application when and if its adopted.
  17. Replies
    1
    Views
    388

    The best person to ask is the AHJ for the area...

    The best person to ask is the AHJ for the area and how they view the wording of the code in place there. You can get all kinds of answers here but the main answer has to come from the local...
  18. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,050

    Hmmmmmmmmmmm, I'd say you were out with D4 &...

    Hmmmmmmmmmmm, I'd say you were out with D4 & Heybob and forgot to invite me for the beer fest and you ran into Jessie LMAO
  19. Replies
    6
    Views
    682

    Big tell us what you really think! And WTH are...

    Big tell us what you really think! And WTH are you talking about?
  20. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,147

    Thanks CW, check out the 2900 sq. ft. thread and...

    Thanks CW, check out the 2900 sq. ft. thread and tell me why you didn't think of it lol
  21. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,168

    CW and the others are right on with the load...

    CW and the others are right on with the load calc. Seems that you have a central return without any transfer openings into the area of the return grill. You may try first to cut some transfer...
  22. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,147

    I'd first check with the bldg dept and see if...

    I'd first check with the bldg dept and see if there is an affidavit that you sign as a H.O. stating you are doing the work yourself. If so and you have a contractor do the work its FRAUD on your...
  23. #1 You don't give a location where this is at to...

    #1 You don't give a location where this is at to start with.
    #2 Most codes will not allow this application since they forbid returning air from more than 1 dwelling unit.
    As others said its a BAD...
  24. Replies
    25
    Views
    3,839

    Make sure when the regulators are installed for...

    Make sure when the regulators are installed for the 2 psi system at each appliance the regulator itself is installed in the horizontal position not the vertical. I see it a lot when this type...
  25. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,345

    This might sound stupid to some if not many. Is...

    This might sound stupid to some if not many. Is the relief damper on the underside or just below the econ intake? #1 you need to realize if your under the IMC that you can't recirculate return as...
Results 1 to 25 of 279
Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 4
Comfortech Show Promo Image

Related Forums

Plumbing Talks | Contractor Magazine
Forums | Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine
Comfortech365 Virtual Event