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    Back ordered :gah:

    Back ordered :gah:
  2. Thread: Big news?

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    I wonder if somebody was working on the equipment...

    I wonder if somebody was working on the equipment at the same time I never released any refrigerant into occupied space I wonder how that would turn out with people around
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    Just ordered from trutech why are they not here...

    Just ordered from trutech
    why are they not here yet
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    Getting temp clamps for my ak900

    So I've had these gauges for 2 years or so, after I lost the Velcro straps it came with I've just been using a standalone temp clamp.

    im going to order some tonight but can I also use them to take...
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    I'll be going back later this week to check on...

    I'll be going back later this week to check on everything after it's been running a week. No VFD. Low, med, high speed. 30inch fan. I'll get the hp this week

    according to its maintence...
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    Got the new shaft, wheel, bearings on last night....

    Got the new shaft, wheel, bearings on last night.
    the wheel comes with some instructions to apply some scotchweld (by 3m) in between the shaft hub and the fan. It doesn't seem like this was done on...
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    I'm sure they were prelubed i don't know if the...

    I'm sure they were prelubed
    i don't know if the building maintenance were adding Greese but it shouldn't even be needed at 7 months

    as for the wheel being out of balance I'm pretty sure it would...
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    More pics

    More pics
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    Opinions on cause of failure

    BAC direct drive cooling fan. I wish I got numbers but I was too busy pulling out the blower wheel.

    Was installed 7 months ago. Set screws on bearings were good and tight, shaft didn't walk back...
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    When I install a minisplit, I've got into the...

    When I install a minisplit, I've got into the habit of brazing in some normal 1/4 inch valves
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    Not mine, but got to play with it at the range. ...

    Not mine, but got to play with it at the range. Scar 16
    576171576181
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    So your saying anytime you have a leak in a 410...

    So your saying anytime you have a leak in a 410 unit you cut out the compressor and dump the oil.
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    Ive burnt my share, dam torch flame goes...

    Ive burnt my share, dam torch flame goes everywhere
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    Look at that display, I want it

    Look at that display, I want it
  15. Whats worse, danfoss valves or knockoff danfoss...

    Whats worse, danfoss valves or knockoff danfoss valves
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    Lg vrf condenser unit

    Found.a leak on a exv but I can't find a part number or better yet a parts breakdown. I searched Google on went through our local rep, but I don't trust the local rep, I've had many wrong part...
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    Yes, bottom of condenser, weak factory braze...

    Yes, bottom of condenser, weak factory braze joint On the header
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    Reach in cooler. Cut in/cut out

    On R22 reach in cooler with no defrost timer. What cut in/cut out temperature would you want for air temp. I would like to add a edt10 but I dunno if it'll be approved

    i have one cooler that I...
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    I would like them

    I would like them
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    Tripping for no reason though

    Tripping for no reason though
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    Yes I had. Meter on it during start up. Never...

    Yes I had. Meter on it during start up. Never picked up anything. It's a fluke 117 with a amp head attached

    Also so tried switching phases when the windings would close back, nothing
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    Strange compressor diagnosic

    Monday I was doing a pm on a voyager RTU. Found stage one totally out of gas. Informed the customer, I would return to find the leak.

    today I found it said leak, fixed and pulled it down to a...
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    ive lived in the south my whole life, there is...

    ive lived in the south my whole life, there is not many unions down here, I doubt youll find any same companies that are. Just the big guys, trane, johnson, carrier etc.

    Ive found that if a...
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    condenser blades on undercounter ref equipment...

    condenser blades on undercounter ref equipment gets dirty.
    thats bout it, if your filters are kept up you evap coil/fan should never get dirty enough to warrent a clean
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    Powered exhaust fan

    Tomorrow I have a voyager RTU I'm to figure out why the powered exhaust isn't working, I don't know much of the history but the maintenance guys says it hasn't ran in along time, but when they hit...
  26. Thread: Work boot

    by marter
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    I'm thinking of these ...

    I'm thinking of these

    http://www.bellevilleboot.com/shop/index.php?l=product_detail&p=10

    also I hate wearing any boots less that 8"
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    Since no one else would ask what's the weight...

    Since no one else would ask what's the weight limit on that
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    I've been service for about 8 years, starting to...

    I've been service for about 8 years, starting to learn controls.
    i can't see how I could begin to remotely understand anything I would do in controls without having a service background. Chillers,...
  29. Thread: Btu

    by marter
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    shouldnt we have a american thermal unit and a...

    shouldnt we have a american thermal unit and a british thermal unit :)

    hell we should have just been like the rest of the world and adopted the metric system decades ago
  30. I've been in nc my whole life, our wages are much...

    I've been in nc my whole life, our wages are much lower then northen states. I'm not a chiller guy but most everything else. 26 to 30 is norm. I think our chiller guys are 34 to 36
  31. Thread: Study materials

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    The site has been down all day

    The site has been down all day
  32. Thread: Tstat wire

    by marter
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    The wireless type

    The wireless type
  33. Thread: Study materials

    by marter
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    Study materials

    I've been a service tech for about 7 years, I work for a large company and the controls division is offering me a opportunity to maybe move to their side of things. I've got a few weeks to try it out...
  34. Does pay increase as the temperature drops. I'm...

    Does pay increase as the temperature drops. I'm in the south and winters are too cold for me
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    All big companies start out as one man shops ...

    All big companies start out as one man shops

    ive never worked at a one man shop but the pay would have to be great as I'm sure it have no benefits
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    Odd TRANE wshp issue

    I have a axiom wshp that's having a odd issue. First off what I found was

    1. Thermostat (vision pro 8000, TRANE version) was configured as a 2h1c standard, change it to a 2h/2c heat pump.

    2....
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    Bleed air from whsp

    Tomorrow I'm going to look at a whsp that, from what I'm told I'll need to bleed air from the system but there doesn't seem to be any valves to do so. On the incoming water side there is 2 pete plug...
  38. Thread: Appion Hoses

    by marter
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    When I work on the smaller ref stuff I find it a...

    When I work on the smaller ref stuff I find it a lot easier to use one hose.
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    And if it was you, or a family member which was...

    And if it was you, or a family member which was wrongly convicted?

    You should be able to appeal any decision if there is not %100 undeniable proof (video). Not witnesses whom are not reliable
  40. Thread: AK900's

    by marter
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    Valves are 1/4 turn. I've had mine for a year...

    Valves are 1/4 turn. I've had mine for a year atleast. I doubt I'll use anything else now


    Never used any other manifold
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    Freeze ups can warp the plates, and if someone...

    Freeze ups can warp the plates, and if someone melts it using really hot water
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    When they ask about reduced energy efficiency,...

    When they ask about reduced energy efficiency, how do you explain it to them.
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    No one ever replaces sheeves

    Seems I'll find some worn pulleys, are grooved out pretty bad. Whenever I quote these its almost impossible to get them approved. Seems the little stuff is so mach harder to get replaced (pulleys,...
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    Ours is $150 a month (union), the norm cost for a...

    Ours is $150 a month (union), the norm cost for a family around here (Charlotte NC) Is $300 a week.
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    I have only seen them on ductless exhaust hoods.

    I have only seen them on ductless exhaust hoods.
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    I found it when you replace switches if you...

    I found it when you replace switches if you always at least recrimp the terminals or better yet replaced the wires they tend to last a little bit longer
  47. Try mckenneys

    Try mckenneys
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    Looks nice and alot of guys like it. If the...

    Looks nice and alot of guys like it. If the company is buying it, get it. If you are footing the bill, hell no.

    Invest in good CRTs, hoses, micron gauge
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    Love mine. Work bought me some flukes but I...

    Love mine. Work bought me some flukes but I still use my hs36. Only issue I've ever had was recently I've been working heavy commercial and this unit was 480v the meter said OL. reset the meter...
  50. Thread: Move to union?

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    I just went union. For me as long as I could...

    I just went union. For me as long as I could prove I had the needed skills through past employment i started as a journeyman. Only two months in, the only plus I see being union is insurance.

    I...
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