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    You did the job about 4 years ago? You'll feel...

    You did the job about 4 years ago? You'll feel the same way in about 3 years.
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    Propress makes the pipe slightly out of round and...

    Propress makes the pipe slightly out of round and causes turbulence, which leads to leaks. I've seen a lot of it.
    I prefer to use pumps and check vales to zone. A pump is generally less...
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    Am I the only one who thinks the secondary loop...

    Am I the only one who thinks the secondary loop is tied in wrong? I thought the boiler loop is supposed to be the primary. I also don't like pro press or zone valves, but that's just personal...
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    I've used a few jugs of mo99. Works fine for me....

    I've used a few jugs of mo99. Works fine for me. Got it when 22 was reduculous.
  5. If it does it again I'd replace it. Honeywell...

    If it does it again I'd replace it. Honeywell would want it back to dig into it.
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    Im not sure code here but most of the ones we...

    Im not sure code here but most of the ones we have go to storm drains.
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    The floor drain is a 2" trap that runs to the...

    The floor drain is a 2" trap that runs to the ejector pit. The furnace as well as the air conditioning will be running condensation down the trap all year, it won't be drying out. It is also in a...
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    I put 12x12 pleated filters in the Erv.

    I put 12x12 pleated filters in the Erv.
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    I believe scale for a building service worker is...

    I believe scale for a building service worker is 17.??. I wasn't trying to make a point about money, that's not what its all about. every benefit holds value.
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    I saw this earlier in the thread but forgot to...

    I saw this earlier in the thread but forgot to ask about it. What kind of water coil? Where would it go? Outside?

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    OK I accept that fact. But see if there was no...

    OK I accept that fact. But see if there was no union it wouldn't be illegal, just like how Walmart has no money to give raises or benefits, their embezzlement is legal.
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    I ask everyone who has the time to try and prove...

    I ask everyone who has the time to try and prove me wrong, take a little time and see what has happened to working conditions in right to work states. You just might change your mind on who you want...
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    [QUOTE=newoldtech;17703331]Yea, why would I want...

    [QUOTE=newoldtech;17703331]Yea, why would I want to be an accountant when I could be a painter or custodian? Seriously? Get an education, a valued skill and stand on your own two feet is what I'm...
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    williamsma, yes and no, all the benefits you...

    williamsma, yes and no, all the benefits you have ARE from marketplace pressure, from unions. its a fact!

    weekends, 8 hour workday, overtime pay, holidays, sick pay, vacation pay, health...
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    the 2 big lies that I believe hurt the vote were....

    the 2 big lies that I believe hurt the vote were.

    the republican politicians and anti union groups said that VW would loose the tax incentives given to them if the plant went union. all the...
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    Sad. The amount of money spent by people with no...

    Sad. The amount of money spent by people with no skin in the game should have been a huge red flag. Lies and deception won!
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    Screwdriver in the coil. That will keep it from...

    Screwdriver in the coil. That will keep it from burning out.
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    what it will cost right now makes a big...

    what it will cost right now makes a big difference to customers, tax credit would be next year, energy savings would be over time.
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    If you don't know what the manufacturer wants. ...

    If you don't know what the manufacturer wants. Clear glass and 8* superheat is safe. I'd call the manufacturer
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    Already tried that. Held for a few months instead...

    Already tried that. Held for a few months instead of a couple weeks. Don't want to add more.
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    go back from geothermal?

    so im looking at a job right now, they currently have a '79 florida heat pump geothermal unit. its a 40k btu unit I know, but have no info on the loop, I assume 4 tons, neighbor thinks they did 4...
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    Clean it during annual maintenance and the one...

    Clean it during annual maintenance and the one that's there is enough.
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    I've had this come up and I just redid all the...

    I've had this come up and I just redid all the joints with 15% or 45% depending on what flux was used.
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    Time to consider joining a union.

    Time to consider joining a union.
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    I wear red wing 4470. 11" pull on boots with...

    I wear red wing 4470. 11" pull on boots with steel toes. If you keep them oiled they will keep your feet dry, unless your in some water for a bit. But snowy roofs and big puddles are no worry....
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    x2 on a problem with the loop. the loop can get...

    x2 on a problem with the loop. the loop can get down to frosting temperatures, but if your only running one zone, for a couple months and it did, theres a problem.
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    I'm well aware of the costs involved in running a...

    I'm well aware of the costs involved in running a business, and pax my taxes.

    R-290
    Thanks. I'll check that out.
  28. I'm pretty sure what Goodman was doing there was...

    I'm pretty sure what Goodman was doing there was saving their heat exchangers. You could always get a 2 stage model, but all single stage units had the option. So when some hack puts a 120k btu in...
  29. the higher end models have true 2 stage controls...

    the higher end models have true 2 stage controls and I heard they were all going that route.

    if you take the low stage manifold pressure, 2.5", and divide it by the high stage pressure, 3.5",...
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    first off I don't low ball nothing! at work I...

    first off I don't low ball nothing! at work I make doubletime after 8, im not working for any less after work, regardless whos paying me.
    yes I do service, I charge 80 per hour, sometimes less if...
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    I want to be able too show the energy savings...

    I want to be able too show the energy savings against their current system with different levels of efficiency. its not really a side gig, im just able to chose what I take on. I go out in the...
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    I always get permits, its easy, just go get it. i...

    I always get permits, its easy, just go get it. i know all the inspectors by name, they inspect my work at my day job too. I spend plenty of time and effort on jobs I don't get just like you I am...
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    Hahaha. Yeah, see I have a full time job, so...

    Hahaha. Yeah, see I have a full time job, so becoming a dealer isn't an option. Sometimes my name is thrown at someone who just got a ridiculous price from a SALESMAN. this creates an opportunity...
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    website to compare energy usage

    I'm looking for a website that will allow me to input parameters of different systems so I can compare them. I know the benefits of high efficiency systems but would like something I can use to help...
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    Not to take away from the fine job being...

    Not to take away from the fine job being displayed, because it does look very nice, you must be surrounded by hacks if that's the best you've ever seen.
    The install looks very good! How did you...
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    pretty common in big buildings. ive seen it lots...

    pretty common in big buildings. ive seen it lots of times, but never in a home. looks good
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    Is that all the eim costs? Might have to look...

    Is that all the eim costs? Might have to look into that. Not sure if it would be worth it right now. When we put in a new furnace maybe.
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    I went ahead and powered it up to check and the...

    I went ahead and powered it up to check and the only way to do it is to use the U1 terminals, kinda hard when the whole reason for putting this stat on was to run the humidifier. the furnace will...
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    honeywell th8321 dual fuel question

    im putting th8321 vision pro 8000 on my dads system. ita a dual fuel with a 2 stage gas backup. I don't see how to hook up the second stage of the furnace, the terminals for the heat pump side have...
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    The duct behind the one with the zone panel is...

    The duct behind the one with the zone panel is square and it leaves a perfect little hiding place for all the manuals.

    I'm in Illinois and I've never heard of securing a unit down. Even rooftops...
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    armstrong control board

    new Armstrong control board, R47582-001, It was installed for about 10 minutes then removed. I paid 130 for it and now have no use for it since I just do it on the side and keep no parts. since I...
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    I was at the house Thursday checking on some...

    I was at the house Thursday checking on some things. one of them was the operation of the furnace in high stage with the smallest zone only. the unit calls for a 40-70 temperature rise, and with...
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    something tells me my sister in law would go for...

    something tells me my sister in law would go for that. if it was my house it would be even fancier.

    if I were to build my own home I would go with an air handler instead of the furnace. I...
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    carrier dropping 24v

    A carrier 58TMA085-12. 2 stage 80% down flow furnace. the filter is a little dirty and when the limits open it drops 24v at the R terminal, thus causing the power to the thermostat to drop out. ...
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    Has anyone ever seen that before? I have done a...

    Has anyone ever seen that before? I have done a couple schools with air to air heat pumps and Erv's. I came up with the idea on a cold day working on a heat pump. The Erv exhaust was where I would...
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    I didn't put in a trap because the coil is on the...

    I didn't put in a trap because the coil is on the positive side, just a place for a clog.

    As far as the bypass goes the low stage of either the heat pump, furnace or ac operation will handle...
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    brothers house is done

    finally!! its a dual fuel system, 3 ton 16 seer 2 stage goodman heat pump, 2 stage 96% 70k btu variable speed furnace, goodman 5" media filter, Honeywell truzone 4 zone panel, Honeywell prestige IAQ...
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    I guess what I really want to know is there any...

    I guess what I really want to know is there any instance where in a brand new home this would be acceptable.
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    I didn't insulate it, a company did. Where they...

    I didn't insulate it, a company did. Where they did the folding was above the top plate to the bottom of the roof, maybe 6 inches. That was all buried with blown in after the drywall was finished. I...
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    The house is actually very dry. I have the...

    The house is actually very dry. I have the humidifier set at 35% and the controls adjust for outdoor temps.
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