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  1. Well... I hope you utilize your new education. ...

    Well... I hope you utilize your new education. High end equipment on poor design be it size and/or ductwork is flat out un acceptable.
  2. duct is measured in cfm and has nothing to do...

    duct is measured in cfm and has nothing to do with grille area.

    Your other thread and this one throw up a red flag. Have you seen a load calculation performed on your house stating what size...
  3. well if 2.6 is rounded up to 3 and 3.4 can be...

    well if 2.6 is rounded up to 3 and 3.4 can be rounded down to 3 then 3.25 can be rounded down to 3 and 2.75 can be rounded up to 3...Savy
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    I like them, I have a 19i in my own home but...

    I like them, I have a 19i in my own home but again...if you only use it say 45 days a year its hard to justify high end equipment. Unless you got it like that.

    The 20i is new...how could they...
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    if you only use it a few times a year the payback...

    if you only use it a few times a year the payback on high efficiency equipment is nill. You are throwing money away.
  6. 2 things engineers are good for. 1-tell you...

    2 things engineers are good for.

    1-tell you something you already knew in a language you wouldn't understand

    2-2they would rather baffle you with bull**** than dazzle you with brilliance
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    just for future referance...you dont reply to...

    just for future referance...you dont reply to people who are proffesionals, older than you and not in your blood line as bro. Savy?
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    if the roof deck is spray foamed...the attic is...

    if the roof deck is spray foamed...the attic is now inside the envelope of the home
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    Trane had variable speed 20 yrs ago. It went bye...

    Trane had variable speed 20 yrs ago. It went bye bye for a reason.

    Now that houses are being built tighter variable speed equipment has a place. Its the wave of the future. Now as T.V. stated...
  10. I have a hard enough changing my filters

    I have a hard enough changing my filters
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    Delta t between leaving air and sat refrigerant...

    Delta t between leaving air and sat refrigerant temp is called approach. Its very important and most techs dont know what it is.
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    Deals gap is a motorcycle resorting area in the...

    Deals gap is a motorcycle resorting area in the southern smokies. Tail of the Dragon.
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    H-10.

    H-10.
  14. 1980 was a good year. The best hvac tech I know...

    1980 was a good year. The best hvac tech I know was born...
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    At least yours is over a pool. I had to work on...

    At least yours is over a pool. I had to work on one that was over a freak in shark tank in an aquarium.
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    It has a bypass in compressor. It resets if...

    It has a bypass in compressor. It resets if conditions improve. I have seen a hand full that don't reset.
  17. you talking a hydraulic loader on 5H series? ...

    you talking a hydraulic loader on 5H series?

    you will hear the tone change as it loads also amperage will change
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    cost of Crane goes into every rooftop with big...

    cost of Crane goes into every rooftop with big work. If it weighs more than toolbag, recovery unit, nitro or torches a crane is bringing it to me.

    You can get all this fancy gizmo crap hoist set...
  19. They dont ship with R-22 no more, nitrogen only

    They dont ship with R-22 no more, nitrogen only
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    coil is wet all summer. Air filters and air...

    coil is wet all summer. Air filters and air leaks allow some dirt to get to wet coil. Wet coil and dirt smell like wet dog. Clean coils yearly. I clean my own stuff yearly every spring...from...
  21. I would have some back up form of heat. If your...

    I would have some back up form of heat. If your Geo system were to fail what would you do?
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    Poll: Armalite.

    Armalite.
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    If your buying ladders, recovery, vacuumepump and...

    If your buying ladders, recovery, vacuumepump and or paying a fee to take your service vehicle home. You need to seek other employment.
  24. wave your torch a few times around the bottom oil...

    wave your torch a few times around the bottom oil level line of the compressor. THe hotter metal means no oil the cooler level means oil and the line where they meet is your level.
  25. nevermind...when did uploading a picture need a...

    nevermind...when did uploading a picture need a PHD?
  26. refrigerant is not a consumable. It is in a...

    refrigerant is not a consumable. It is in a sealed system unless there is a leak it goes no where.

    I would advise you to look at the home upgrades and repairs you stated along with a heat load...
  27. that's a dis conect not a condenser

    that's a dis conect not a condenser
  28. so you had down a/c off and windows open, Right? ...

    so you had down a/c off and windows open, Right? And you are questioning a humidity problem? I fail to see the logic in you post. You can't remove humidity with windows open.
  29. sounds like air and non condensables in the...

    sounds like air and non condensables in the refrigerant

    the leak issue, put dish detergent on it...if it bubbles there's a leak
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    How about the exposure to comm-industrial...

    How about the exposure to comm-industrial atmosphere. Its a education a man in the residential field will never see. And yes it comes with more money, respect , education and sense of worth. The...
  31. I think the guy specifically said to message him...

    I think the guy specifically said to message him for details. How in the hell is posting top pay going to benefit his Co.? Every hack in Tidewater will be looking for an in. If your interested...
  32. how is someone supposed to message you? you cant...

    how is someone supposed to message you? you cant receive pm's.
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    that 1 cycle per hour is 30 min on and 30 min...

    that 1 cycle per hour is 30 min on and 30 min off. 2 would be 15min on 15off x2 etc that does not mean thats what it's going to do. It may run 6,8,24hrs straight if needed to reach setpoint
    ...
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    This is how I do all my ductwork. Round...

    This is how I do all my ductwork. Round hardpipe, saddle t's and flex.

    more or just as important is the return sizing
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    My company say's no carry. Thats fine I respect...

    My company say's no carry. Thats fine I respect their rules. I do a lot of work at schools and government facilities along with a few sites where I walk the same halls as 3up 3down with much brass...
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    I mostly work on Rtac and tend to forget rtaa...

    I mostly work on Rtac and tend to forget rtaa goes through oil cooler before feeding compressor.
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    just to clear that up...I was refering to...

    just to clear that up...I was refering to discharge superheat, which is important to monitor on a screw. Yes/No

    I calculate mine by oil temp- sat cond.
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    leaving solution sensor reading off making colder...

    leaving solution sensor reading off making colder water than what you think?

    you def have flood back, watch you discharge superheat. Oil temp vs sat cond, should be 20*min depending on load. ...
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    you coin ''pot smokers''. Most of the people I...

    you coin ''pot smokers''. Most of the people I know smoke and are far from lazy. The drunks are lazy, late and un- reliable.
  40. Somethings either broken or something is not...

    Somethings either broken or something is not right.
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    get back in the truck is exactly what I would...

    get back in the truck is exactly what I would have done. Dont change the admin password
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    tell your supplier to yank one out of an ahu in...

    tell your supplier to yank one out of an ahu in the box.
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    Solder

    Solder
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    to really test you need to leave at 78* for a few...

    to really test you need to leave at 78* for a few days to see what the humidity levels out at. You just ran the unit for some time and wrang out the moisture it may creep up a tad depending on run...
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    Just Google "the crawlspace company" Sniff...

    Just Google "the crawlspace company"

    Sniff around that site. If your crawl doesnt look like their work...you aren't on the right track.
  46. Can I add above the page of filtering. Distill...

    Can I add above the page of filtering. Distill the refrigerant while you filter it as well. Pull from the tank as vapor
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    Google will help you. Btu on a heatpump, ac,...

    Google will help you.

    Btu on a heatpump, ac, gas furnace, chiller etc. There are different formulas.
  48. Monitor and keep a certain dp across the evap....

    Monitor and keep a certain dp across the evap. Through the bas modulate valve to keep said dp. What bas system do you have.
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    So we send them home cause we can't pay them,...

    So we send them home cause we can't pay them, then turn around and pay them for the days they were sent home...sounds like a brilliant freakin idea.

    People in the whitehouse need to be the ones...
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    this, a rennai needs a minimum flow to fire, your...

    this, a rennai needs a minimum flow to fire, your fixtures arent getting it. could be clogged screens.
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