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    I understand Boland is looking for Energy...

    I understand Boland is looking for Energy Management techs. to train. I don't know how big their service area is though.
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    Have you tried the CalenGoo App? It syncs with...

    Have you tried the CalenGoo App? It syncs with Google Calendar. I think I paid ten for it, and absolutely love it for keeping track of my schedule and work done. Customer Service is excellent.
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    Gas valve is not closing completely at the end of...

    Gas valve is not closing completely at the end of a cycle. Burner stays partial lit with no inducer fan.
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    What always amazed me was they don't have to put...

    What always amazed me was they don't have to put down anchors for something like that. Jeez, I had to put down wind anchors for a 12' x 16' shed, before it would pass inspection.
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    Gorilla Glue?? BTW Know someone who got a...

    Gorilla Glue??

    BTW Know someone who got a ticket in DC for having one attached to windshield, cop had to be a real "A" as she had Maryland FOP tags.
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    I like the LED 5.11 Tactitical Flashlights. When...

    I like the LED 5.11 Tactitical Flashlights. When the battery gets weak they dim instead of going out, or start blinking. BTW They are not cheap.
  7. Thread: Steam Cleaners

    by madhat
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    I've used steam cleaners on coils and I don't...

    I've used steam cleaners on coils and I don't recommend them. They are great for surface cleaning, lousy for coil cleaning as they don't have the pressure to penetrate the coil. Plus the splash back...
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    We had failures of reversing valves too, on water...

    We had failures of reversing valves too, on water source heat pumps, and we have no loop capacity problems. Reversing valves were made in China, manufacture ate the cost of replacing the units. BTW...
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    I had a similar situation with my two speed...

    I had a similar situation with my two speed Lennox, replaced the 10/18 wire to the outdoor unit and my problems went away. I had replaced the defrost board, start relay, capacitors, both contractors,...
  10. Thread: Sevin dust

    by madhat
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    The only place I'll use Sevin dust is on the...

    The only place I'll use Sevin dust is on the ground, for ants or on a Yellow Jacket nest. I'd try Bayer insecticide, that's in the blue spray container. It even kills spiders weeks after application....
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    We had Flour Moths in the house, drove me nuts...

    We had Flour Moths in the house, drove me nuts trying to figure out where they were breeding and feeding. Turned out there was a box full of Macroni Necklaces in a closest the kids had made in camp....
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    I need to find a normally open clip on aqua-stat....

    I need to find a normally open clip on aqua-stat. I've looked, can only find normally closed, I though Honeywell had a three wire change over aquastat, that I could use, but can't find that.
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    They renovated the building, made the building...

    They renovated the building, made the building look pretty, We told them the 1989 mechanical system and lighting system was shot. Needed all electrical up graded. Not a Dime was spent on these. We...
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    Small Fan Assembly for Fin Tube.

    I have fin tube radiation in a building, the problem is they built a cabinets around the radiators with a grill at the bottom and grill at the top both on the front. Granite tops, so I can't put a...
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    No they don't. I can look at the logic, but with...

    No they don't. I can look at the logic, but with my access level I can't make any changes to this part of the controls. Thing is I think there is a lot of this in various sections of the controls.
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    Hysteresis on Automated Logic.

    Last year I replaced 4 motors on some AHU's in-line heating pumps, I questioned having four motors overheating at the same time, but it was forgotten about. I found out the computer is cycling the...
  17. On commercial jobs you can get a rebate from some...

    On commercial jobs you can get a rebate from some utilities for installing a "cool roof." I don't know about residential, but wouldn't be surprised if you could. You Have to get the rebate started...
  18. I had relatives in upper New York State, they had...

    I had relatives in upper New York State, they had four seasons, Winter, more Winter, Oh my God it's still Winter and Fourth of July :)
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    I was at a manufacturing plant and a welder was...

    I was at a manufacturing plant and a welder was brazing a massive heating coil header. I waited till he was done because the flame was definitely different. Asked him about it, Propane and dry...
  20. Yeah your nuts, have you priced a mini-split? My...

    Yeah your nuts, have you priced a mini-split? My wife had the idea to put one in our bedroom so we wouldn't have to heat and cool the rest of the house that much. Got sticker shock when I priced one,...
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    Small Dehumid Stat needed.

    I'm designing my second bath remodel. I want to have the exhaust fan come on when the humidity gets high, whether the wall switch is on or off. Broan / Nutone have a humidity stat, but a lot of good...
  22. I went on July 4th, it was so packed we didn't...

    I went on July 4th, it was so packed we didn't get to do much. What was impressive was the subway ride to the Expo. Also I saw a Hover craft going up a rocky fast flowing river. Two weeks later I got...
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    Wow, how did you get 220 volts on a 108 degree...

    Wow, how did you get 220 volts on a 108 degree day? Was this actual measured voltage??
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    Summer job in Dade County, to bust my chops over...

    Summer job in Dade County, to bust my chops over my high school grades; LOL.
  25. Just have to declare them a hate group, which is...

    Just have to declare them a hate group, which is exactly what they are.
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    I've been thinking about the same thing and have...

    I've been thinking about the same thing and have looked at LED Hockey Pucks. I have an extra unused light switch* The best location however is in the range hood. I have a matching switch, and there...
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    We have Kraftmaid Vanities that are over 25 years...

    We have Kraftmaid Vanities that are over 25 years old and in good shape, We are in the middle of a remodel, and using Kraftmaid again. I prefer a cabinet, for the storage. Where we lived before we...
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    I second the blue painters tape. It's easy to...

    I second the blue painters tape. It's easy to work with, stays on the filter, for the life of the filter. We have less collapse on the pleated filters, and dust can't go between the filters.
  29. Thread: Pigeons

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    How can Pigeons be protected? They are not native...

    How can Pigeons be protected? They are not native to this country, and crowd out native birds. Some cities you can get fined for feeding them, I think this should be universal. BTW You can get Parrot...
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    I've gone under them by digging a trench on...

    I've gone under them by digging a trench on either side. Caped the piping, drilled small holes in it for a jet. Used a hose adapter on the other end, and pushed the pipe through. Blue Stone you need...
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    Did you notice the tipped over crane has no...

    Did you notice the tipped over crane has no counter balance weights on it?
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    Now you are starting your "Real Education." Wait...

    Now you are starting your "Real Education." Wait until you go on call duty, 2 AM, 2 Degrees outside and a locked up fan relay on a Carrier board.
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    Replace the radiator fan clutch. They wear out,...

    Replace the radiator fan clutch. They wear out, and can't pull enough air through the condenser and radiator. Coolant temperatures also have crept up over the years. A good indication of this is...
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    I would take the lock off her office door in the...

    I would take the lock off her office door in the morning, and she could personally state her beliefs to everyone that comes in for a license.
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    If he will End NAFTA, I'll vote for him. Couldn't...

    If he will End NAFTA, I'll vote for him. Couldn't believe Reagan came up with that in his first Inaugural speech, every president back to Eisenhower had balked at it due to them not overhauling their...
  36. I agree with this 100%. Why did they have Roof...

    I agree with this 100%. Why did they have Roof pegged as a White Supremacist hours after the shooting and it takes two days to say Abdulazeez "might" be a terrorist?
  37. It's a two way street, with most of the traffic...

    It's a two way street, with most of the traffic going the other way IMO. I work for a government agency, they wanted to know at 1:30 PM how much time I spent per building doing maintenance and how...
  38. I'm getting tired of the "Lone Wolf," BS. He went...

    I'm getting tired of the "Lone Wolf," BS. He went to the Middle East, trained as a terrorist, came back and carried out his jihad. We need to stop them from coming back. Also we need to arrest the...
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    It's Slime from the inside of the pipe, Tapeworms...

    It's Slime from the inside of the pipe, Tapeworms are segmented.
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    Once found, I would put a white thumb tack in the...

    Once found, I would put a white thumb tack in the Ceiling tile. if it was in the corner, that meant pushing the tile back diagonally. Along an edge, push the tile straight back, the thumb tack would...
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    If you look at the Cell phone video on a High...

    If you look at the Cell phone video on a High Resolution computer screen. Just before he runs behind the tree, you can see the Tazer wire coming off the cops arm, running down to the ground. It looks...
  42. It has a spring inside it and a bled port to...

    It has a spring inside it and a bled port to counter the spring, so if the pressure should go up the bled port puts more pressure against the spring an closes the valve a little to counter act the...
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    I wish you would make a Spring Wound Timer for...

    I wish you would make a Spring Wound Timer for Pneumatic Systems. This is to override the unoccupied thermostat, and put the room back in occupied. I believe you use to make one for Robertshaw.
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    I have a jet rodder hose that hooks onto my power...

    I have a jet rodder hose that hooks onto my power washer. Great for clearing the French drains and on up into the down spouts. Now if I could just get it to go along the roof gutters, to clear them...
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    Don't put a time delay in. Install a ICM P/n...

    Don't put a time delay in. Install a ICM P/n ICM450 Phase Monitor. You can program in a delay for a phase problem. From memory, I believe you can also program a delay in on restart if you use...
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    JCI A350R Electronic Reset Control

    I have an A350P Discharge Air Control, D350 Discharge Air Display and a Y350 Power Pack 115Vac to 24Vac on a Cooling only AHU. Can I use an A350R Electronic Reset Control, to reset discharge...
  47. Excuse me, but it takes Two for an E-mail to...

    Excuse me, but it takes Two for an E-mail to happen. So there has to be something on the other end.
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    A return receipt letter to the school principal...

    A return receipt letter to the school principal and school board, after the third infection and letter, get a lawyer and sue. After all that's the new American way.
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    It is still a Pain in the A**, yesterday that Fan...

    It is still a Pain in the A**, yesterday that Fan was showing "Enabled" "Not Running" with a Percectage Run Command, and Hz feed back that matched the percentage. It was indeed running. Shut the VFD...
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    I replaced the CT, it's a Hawkeye 608. Also when...

    I replaced the CT, it's a Hawkeye 608. Also when I went back into the drive, I noticed the CT was on the load side, not the line side; as I originally thought. I moved it to the load side and added...
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