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  1. Thread: Ball Valves

    by va-sawyer
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    As I read from 608... NO low loss fittings...

    As I read from 608... NO low loss fittings required on manifolds just on recovery/recycling equipment.
    The EPA realizes we are always going to have a little loss, they just want us to keep it to...
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    Some of those tees and fittings appear to be...

    Some of those tees and fittings appear to be AN,MS or JIC units which have 37 degree flares. SAE stuff is 45 degrees. If you use the correct collar and nut, the flare on the tube will flex somewhat...
  3. Thread: BluVac Case

    by va-sawyer
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    How about a part number and size info about that...

    How about a part number and size info about that case ?

    Rick
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    Glenn, I know that you said the tool was...

    Glenn,

    I know that you said the tool was 'vasoline expensive', but is that with 2 Zeros or 3 ?

    Rick
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    Jim, I read the article and found it pretty...

    Jim,

    I read the article and found it pretty good overall. It does need to be reviewed by a good proof reader. There are a few missing words and a few doubles as well.

    In the section about...
  6. How about just a Ziploc baggie of the right size.

    How about just a Ziploc baggie of the right size.
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    Been seeing the same things you describe...... ...

    Been seeing the same things you describe......
    Micron climb stops quicker on multiple pull downs.

    Very small spaces are very sensative to any leakage or off gassing.

    I think part of the...
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    Eaallred, It is interesting that you say that....

    Eaallred,

    It is interesting that you say that. I bought that very bag last week and so far I haven't been impressed with it. I know that it can take a while to get the arrangment worked out, so I...
  9. Oh yea, ... I still don't belive the girlfriend!

    Oh yea, ... I still don't belive the girlfriend!
  10. Sorry, I read all 30 pages ( at the time ) the...

    Sorry, I read all 30 pages ( at the time ) the other night and don't recall seeing it either. Did it get erased ? Either way, I think it is a valid point about him being able to call somebody for...
  11. Sticky: Opps,.... said proxy when I meant proctor. The...

    Opps,.... said proxy when I meant proctor. The edit option goes away pretty quick here. Guess I will have to spend more time rereading before hitting the 'post' button.

    Rick
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    Search doesn't get me much on the subject right...

    Search doesn't get me much on the subject right now. Maybe once I am upgraded to pro.
    Rick
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    I believe mine is steam powered as well..... on...

    I believe mine is steam powered as well..... on second thought, because I'm so close to the TVA, it might be powered by 'water wheel'.

    Rick
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    Question, Even if the CO2 is BONE DRY, won't...

    Question,

    Even if the CO2 is BONE DRY, won't you still get acid if there is any moisture in the system ?
    Do you evac first to 500 microns to be sure of no moisture before adding the CO2 ?

    Not...
  15. Sticky: Hello, my name is Rick and I got my 608 Universal...

    Hello, my name is Rick and I got my 608 Universal last fall because a friend decided to replace the A/C units in his townhouse and asked me to help. He got a nice Mitsu split system with 3 indoor...
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    I have a Fluke 87 that is about 25 years old and...

    I have a Fluke 87 that is about 25 years old and still going strong. I also have a temp adapter ( don't trust it much ) and a clamp-on attachment .
    It cost an arm and a leg when I bought it ( the...
  17. jmac00...."BINGO!!!!! although if GZ walks there...

    jmac00...."BINGO!!!!! although if GZ walks there will be riots, regardless of the charges "

    Probably, but I think they ( the state of FL ) are hoping that after some time the emotions will be...
  18. You folks sure do like throwing mud...

    You folks sure do like throwing mud around........

    Question, Are the pictures that clearly show the cuts on the back of Zimmerman's head from the police that night?, or from the Dr's office next...
  19. Well, I have read all 30 pages of this thread and...

    Well, I have read all 30 pages of this thread and find a few of the posts quite interesting. Let me throw out a few things I have read elsewhere on the net....

    There were a number of break-ins in...
  20. Thread: micron gauge

    by va-sawyer
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    itsiceman, Yes, I noted in post 58 that in a...

    itsiceman,

    Yes, I noted in post 58 that in a steady state situation, I could affect the reading just by putting the guage fitting between my fingers. I figured it was responding to body heat. That...
  21. Thread: micron gauge

    by va-sawyer
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    JoeyD, I have had it on a real system and...

    JoeyD,

    I have had it on a real system and couldn't get the rate to 'zero out' there either. I'm working with a small space on purpose to eliminate as many variables as possible. My goal is...
  22. Thread: micron gauge

    by va-sawyer
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    Yes, it was the supplied battery and that is why...

    Yes, it was the supplied battery and that is why I just noted to low hours rather than harping about it. I also figured the battery could have arrived with partial charge. I haven't done a re-cal on...
  23. Thread: micron gauge

    by va-sawyer
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    JoeyD, I got a battery life of more like 30...

    JoeyD,

    I got a battery life of more like 30 hrs, or less. Very little use of backlight and room temp or warmer. I would guess at least 1/2 of the time was below 3000 microns.

    As for the plating...
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    Thanks for the reply. I learn something new every...

    Thanks for the reply. I learn something new every day...... guess I will be reading about BONE DRY CO2 this weekend.
    Rick
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    That MBK-6 looks usefull, except, I was doing...

    That MBK-6 looks usefull, except, I was doing some reading on the web the other night. It was an article about leak testing from some manufacture or product company can't remember for sure, but they...
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