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    Depends on who's side you are on...Manufacturers...

    Depends on who's side you are on...Manufacturers have warranty for a reason...If they also pay labor that's even better...By not changing the parts that should be changed(and a coil where you have to...
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    Moral of the story is 90% of people doing this...

    Moral of the story is 90% of people doing this stuff are in the wrong line of work...:eek:

    It's also easier to suck, rather then put in the time to get good...
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    Amp draw on motors is how you compare apples to...

    Amp draw on motors is how you compare apples to apples...Anyone that says hp is more important is just wrong...Period...:eek:
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    the only time I haven't been able to find an...

    the only time I haven't been able to find an aftermarket motor was 460v with an fla < .8amps. For some reason aftermarket 460v single phase motors start at 1.1 or 1.2...Personally I won't oversize a...
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    Have to use a micron gauge. Does it eventually...

    Have to use a micron gauge. Does it eventually change tone and the steam/smoke stops coming out of the handle? It's pretty easy to tell when a pump is pumping moisture vs a tight dry system even...
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    Funny the number of units that roll of the...

    Funny the number of units that roll of the assembly Lines and people have a story or two about issues and all of the sudden there is an epidemic of bad copper, or a manufacturer that screwed the...
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    In motors horsepower doesn't mean a lot. The fla...

    In motors horsepower doesn't mean a lot. The fla rating is more important. Two motors can be both 1/2hp, one can be 1.8amp fla and the other 2.6amp fla...they aren't the same motor at all...OEM...
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    It's an 80uf/5uf and a single 5uf(hopefully)...I...

    It's an 80uf/5uf and a single 5uf(hopefully)...I am struggling to see where series or parallel and add or divide uf came into this thread...:eek:
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    People are commenting on the op's post with...

    People are commenting on the op's post with information he didn't provide...I don't remember seeing anything about recovery, or evacuation...I did see, fixed a leak, juiced it up, left 40 in...
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    Resistance in between lines of potential = work. ...

    Resistance in between lines of potential = work. According to the op he has resistance, he has potential, but no work. Something is wrong, is it the compressor or the op? :eek:
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    Just remember that a fool proof plan doesn't take...

    Just remember that a fool proof plan doesn't take into account the ingenuity of the average fool...



    460v motors ohms are < 1ohm. This whole thread is more then likely based on misinformation...
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    I don't understand what your saying...What I...

    I don't understand what your saying...What I assumed earlier was the 5uf fan side on the dual cap failed and they just ran a separate 5uf single cap for the fan. To accomplish that you just need to...
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    Looking at it on my phone it looked like the...

    Looking at it on my phone it looked like the black wire was common on the left cap. But on my computer now that looks like compressor run wire. Either way its a mess...:eek:
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    Safety standards and Osha are really messing with...

    Safety standards and Osha are really messing with Darwins Natural Selection theory...:eek:
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    Triple evac, sweep with nitrogen, change pump oil...

    Triple evac, sweep with nitrogen, change pump oil in between? Impossible to predict from here, claravoyance isn't a requirement for pro membership unfortunately...:eek:
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    Those blades wouldn't do anything ccw. The way...

    Those blades wouldn't do anything ccw. The way they are installed they pull air through the coil...if the set screw is between the blade and the motor they are on backwards, if you intend to push air...
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    Mind you I haven't seen a residential unit other...

    Mind you I haven't seen a residential unit other then mine in years, but that doesn't look wired right to me...I know they split a dual cap...Typically you just tie the two caps commons together and...
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    Most BAC towers I set to wb+7, for tubocor's I...

    Most BAC towers I set to wb+7, for tubocor's I use compression ratio to run the tower fan...the rule of thumb is 1 degree < design conditions for condenser water is 3% better running...
  19. We have a government that represents people's...

    We have a government that represents people's interests, those people are just big business, not us...:eek:
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    Probably to power a meth lab :eek:

    Probably to power a meth lab :eek:
  21. At least they are trapped for 3" duct static....

    At least they are trapped for 3" duct static. Overkill is underrated...:eek:
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    That unit seems pretty close to what they do...

    That unit seems pretty close to what they do under those conditions. Air flow might be a little low...how is the indoor coil???:eek:
  23. I would check with application engineers with the...

    I would check with application engineers with the manufacturer. You might need a double suction, or double liquid riser...I would also recommend an inverted trap at the condenser(basically the liquid...
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    P trap creates a water block so the drain line...

    P trap creates a water block so the drain line drawing negative pressure won't hold water in the pan. The general rule is out of the unit, down 2 x static pressure then back up 1/2 the previous...
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    No women techs in az that I have ever heard...

    No women techs in az that I have ever heard of...:eek:
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    Manually pump down if it won't bad compressor, if...

    Manually pump down if it won't bad compressor, if it will bad llsv...:eek:
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    I would laugh my arse off if he was formerly in...

    I would laugh my arse off if he was formerly in porn and that's his name now, and he opened a ac shop...:eek:
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    No... If you close the suction and pull into a...

    No...

    If you close the suction and pull into a vacuum and the pressure comes back into the cavity, then you have bad valves or a bad internal pressure relief...:eek:
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    But it's still mine and its the only thing in...

    But it's still mine and its the only thing in life I am entitled to...:eek:
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    I would recommend a potential start relay and...

    I would recommend a potential start relay and capacitor, just not for $ ...:eek:
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    Look on www.mylinkdrive.com...click the American...

    Look on www.mylinkdrive.com...click the American flag then controls bachd150 is there with the software and everything...there are 2 ip addresses, you only use the first one...then you have to turn...
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    Back emf is because the higher resistance start...

    Back emf is because the higher resistance start winding acts as a generator. So C to S higher voltage. But cap voltages have something to do with wattage or power rating of the motor. I have seen...
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    Tstat is probably setup as a heatpump...it will...

    Tstat is probably setup as a heatpump...it will energy g...gas heat stats don't...fan is controlled by heat exchanger temperature...just need to go through the settings...:eek:
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    Fieldpiece is junk...just my personal...

    Fieldpiece is junk...just my personal opinion...:eek:

    The reason they give you a free one is because they cost 30$ to make and as a customer good will is worth more then 30$
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    No DIY. :eek:

    No DIY. :eek:
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    This is a good thing...:eek:

    This is a good thing...:eek:
  37. New in the industry, but selecting a refrigernant...

    New in the industry, but selecting a refrigernant for a strange application...this should be good...:eek:
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    You don't understand what I was getting at and I...

    You don't understand what I was getting at and I should have been more clear...I don't mean code is irrelevant period...Just when you don't pull a permit, seven banana brothers plumbing comes in and...
  39. Those are the 50 series of today's units if I'm...

    Those are the 50 series of today's units if I'm not mistaken...A helper and I did 12 of those in 8hours with 1 recovery machine, 2 vacuum pumps and 1 set of torches.(each was triple evac'd and pulled...
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    Demand defrost is what trane and carrier use(last...

    Demand defrost is what trane and carrier use(last I checked). Ambient sensor + coil sensor. System will go into defrost when needed and if it comes out it can go right back in...doesn't really rely...
  41. That's awesome...:eek:

    That's awesome...:eek:
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    20x20 easy filter grill. they are like $50.00...

    20x20 easy filter grill. they are like $50.00 :eek:

    Is the iom good with that trap?
  43. The one I have is about 85% as wide diameter wise...

    The one I have is about 85% as wide diameter wise as the fitting. If I continued to see those compressors I was going to have a tool made out of hardened steel the shape of the cross. I have broken...
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    Among other things I am a Mitsubishi DSG and I...

    Among other things I am a Mitsubishi DSG and I run the service department of the local rep..:eek:
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    www.mylinkdrive.com. :eek:

    www.mylinkdrive.com. :eek:
  46. Drag link socket is the only way I have been able...

    Drag link socket is the only way I have been able to get them out...if you break off one of the ears on the + your screwed...:eek:
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    I can't fix his problem on here, I was going to...

    I can't fix his problem on here, I was going to see parts availability...That motor is DC and there are lots of steps involved in getting it running from the units perspective...:eek:
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    Could be the control board...That motor is...

    Could be the control board...That motor is available and fairly easy to change...You have a full model #??? :eek:
  49. I will be sold when someone uses them to change...

    I will be sold when someone uses them to change check valves and screens on a 50TFQ...:eek:
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    Didn't break off the excess of the through...

    Didn't break off the excess of the through bolts...:eek:
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