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  1. 4 years ago while working for a former...

    4 years ago while working for a former employee...I went to a Dr.'s $1,000,000 home to do pms on his 3 furnaces...Knocked on the door . The wife says " Come in... "dont worry about the dog , he...
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    http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a339/randyguam/1...

    http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a339/randyguam/1965%20Mustang%20Fastback/1965Mustang22.jpg
    Ive owned this one for 23 years

    Restoration video:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7x4gOjXMbuU
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    You mean one of these?...

    You mean one of these?
    http://img391.imageshack.us/img391/128/waspwz6.jpg
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    Kidney Stones!?!?....Dewwd!

    Kidney Stones!?!?....Dewwd!
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    Im reviving this old thread because Ive been...

    Im reviving this old thread because Ive been going thru this for 2 weeks now... :( 2 weeks ago they blasted them apart and sent me home to pass the fragments... All went well for a few days , I was...
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    Back when I worked residential, I went on a No...

    Back when I worked residential, I went on a No Cool call. I walked in to find a very irate wife, calling the husband a dumba$$ right in front of me and a furnace that had every single wire off of the...
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    +1 for water flow ... The sensors cannot be...

    +1 for water flow ...
    The sensors cannot be calibrated...
    Also I have seen this happen before, when the chiller starts with a low heat load and the entering water wasnt much warmer than the...
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    At 6:30 A.M on a Sunday: I dont have any money,...

    At 6:30 A.M on a Sunday: I dont have any money, but will you come fix my heat for a watch...Its worth $75.
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    Shhhh!!! ;) You're giving away all our secrets!

    Shhhh!!! ;) You're giving away all our secrets!
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    A few years ago at my previous job, My van was in...

    A few years ago at my previous job, My van was in the shop for some exhaust work , The sevice manager dropped me off to pick it up and I quickly threw my bag of hand tools in the back and took off....
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    I had just gotten up and was watching the local...

    I had just gotten up and was watching the local weather, he had just said all clear when I heard a rumble. I muted the TV because I thought it was thunder, then the dishes started rattling and the...
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    http://img86.imageshack.us/img86/1406/candyowq3.jpg
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    Link to local news...

    Link to local news http://http://www.guampdn.com/apps/pbcs.dll/frontpage

    and BTW..

    http://aycu29.webshots.com/image/43948/2000344786285202906_rs.jpg
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    My user name pretty much tells the story...1983 -...

    My user name pretty much tells the story...1983 - 2003. I spent all 20 years in CES from Germany to Texas to Guam to Japan to Montana and back to Guam. and lots of TDY to Saudi, Kuwait, Korea
    God...
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    Ive owned this one for 23 years......

    Ive owned this one for 23 years... http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a339/randyguam/1965%20Mustang%20Fastback/P1010182.jpg

    What would I like to put in the garage next to it ?... A 64 Fairlane ...
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    About a month ago, my Dad showed me the same ad...

    About a month ago, my Dad showed me the same ad and asked what i thought...He was wanting to heat his 2 car garage...I read it and said that it wont work, Then to my surprise he said "I hope you are...
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    [QUOTE=sgtHVAC;1725959]The unit I'm working on is...

    [QUOTE=sgtHVAC;1725959]The unit I'm working on is neither the -39 or the FDECU. If it was a -39 it would make my life a lot easier because I'm used to those. This one is called a "vertical compact...
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    What kind of "old Army unit" is it?... The old...

    What kind of "old Army unit" is it?... The old R22 package units that I remember were called "Dash 39's"...and they had straight electric heat strips....The newer units were heat pumps, but they used...
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    "The Darlins"

    "The Darlins"
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    I love the episode where: The fridge is broke and...

    I love the episode where: The fridge is broke and Aunt Bea doesnt want to call the "guy from Mt. Pilot " , because the last time "he charged $4 and all he did was change the fuse" :p...So instead...
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    My user name pretty much tells the story...1983 -...

    My user name pretty much tells the story...1983 - 2003. I spent all 20 years in CES from Germany to Texas to Guam to Japan to Montana and back to Guam. and lots of TDY to Saudi, Kuwait, Korea
    God...
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    This one came from the Trane Parts Center in...

    This one came from the Trane Parts Center in Louisville, about 4 years ago, Maybe they could help you find one ....Sorry , but I really dont want to sell it as it goes with the western decor of my...
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    Heres my old Ford...Ive owned her for 22 years...

    Heres my old Ford...Ive owned her for 22 years now... Stayed in my Dad's garage for 10 years while I was stationed overseas.
    ...
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    Went to a Dr.'s $1,000,000 home to do pms on his...

    Went to a Dr.'s $1,000,000 home to do pms on his 3 furnaces...Knocked on the door . The wife says " Come in "dont worry about the dog , he doesnt bite" She didnt get the last word out of her mouth...
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    "Thats why I like those high school girls.....I...

    "Thats why I like those high school girls.....I get older and they stay the same age"

    Quote from the movie "Dazed and Confused"
    :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
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    When I was doing resi, I went on a "no cool"...

    When I was doing resi, I went on a "no cool" call. When I pulled into the drive, I see a bunch of junk laying around the yard, and dogs barking in the house, As soon as I saw the compressor in about...
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    I dont know much about newer Mustangs , But Ive...

    I dont know much about newer Mustangs , But Ive owned this one for about 22 years now,
    Ive have turned every nut, bolt and screw on it at least once.
    ...
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    I had a locksmith tell me once that there was...

    I had a locksmith tell me once that there was something like 1200 possible combinations of tumblers for Ford keys. I asked him becuase I had a friend that had 2 Mustangs bought at different times and...
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    [/B] I believe his first role was in...

    [/B][/QUOTE]

    I believe his first role was in 1980 on the ABC show "FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE". He was the anchor personality.

    Heh, the reason I remember that so well is that KISS did a show in make-up...
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    If I remember correctly, 545X0 was the number for...

    If I remember correctly, 545X0 was the number for a Refer, A/C and Cryogenics Service Tech... 545X2 was a Heating Tech, When they combined the two into HVAC the number was changed to 3E1X1.
    1983...
  31. One of these days Im gonna put another old car in...

    One of these days Im gonna put another old car in the garage next to my Mustang.

    http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a339/randyguam/sigcopy.jpg

    [Edited by usaf hvac retired on 08-31-2006 at 09:18...
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    Ive got a used HP that I am going to use for...

    Ive got a used HP that I am going to use for cooling only in my workshop. The Rev valve energizes for cool, What is everyones opinion: wire the rev Valve to energize with the compressor or wire it to...
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    From "Dazed and Confused" "Thats what I like...

    From "Dazed and Confused"
    "Thats what I like about high school girls, I get older and they stay the same age"....
  34. I replaced a plumbers flux with bearing grease...

    I replaced a plumbers flux with bearing grease once. it was funny as hell listening to him cuss because the solder wouldnt flow.
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    Bruce Springsteen , "State Trooper".... Album...

    Bruce Springsteen , "State Trooper".... Album title "Nebraska"

    I was listening to it today, while tinkering with my old car

    [Edited by usaf hvac retired on 01-15-2006 at 09:57 PM]
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    I dont have the model # , I do know its an 80%...

    I dont have the model # , I do know its an 80% Carrier about 10 years old.
    Im sure it didnt "fix "itself so the problem will come back and I will have to go over there.
    Thanks Guys
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    I got a call from a friend tonight. He said he...

    I got a call from a friend tonight. He said he came home to a cold house and his carrier furnace baord was flashing 1 long and 3 short (or maybe 3 shorts and 1 long) He turned off the power and...
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    Skipper Garrett

    Skipper Garrett
  39. When I was stationed in Guam, one morning a few...

    When I was stationed in Guam, one morning a few days before Christmas, the lights flickered in the office. The power grid monitor showed a fault on a remote area of the base. When they sent a crew...
  40. Andy Griffith... especially the episode where...

    Andy Griffith... especially the episode where Aunt Bee was mad that she had to pay $4 to have a fuse changed.
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    In the Air Force, we set the bearing on a 100...

    In the Air Force, we set the bearing on a 100 watt light bulb in an old table lamp, after an hour or so, you would need a leather glove to take it off.
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    Saturday Night Live had a great spoof on Harry...

    Saturday Night Live had a great spoof on Harry Potter where Harry and his side kick used the cloak to visit the girls shower room...You know if there were, in fact, such a thing thats EXACTLY what it...
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    Whats the old saying? With friends like that,...

    Whats the old saying?
    With friends like that, Who needs enemies?
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    I just spent an hour, talking to a buddy in Iraq....

    I just spent an hour, talking to a buddy in Iraq. His real war time mission is working on the "dash 39" package units, and the portable walk ins... (and also dodging the occasional mortar round). ...
  45. happened to me last week... new condos...All HVAC...

    happened to me last week... new condos...All HVAC installed and started by former employees. All work fine except one unit that doesnt cool well... What can you do except fix it and move on?
  46. Trane Mod# TWY048B100A heat pump with Var. Speed...

    Trane Mod# TWY048B100A heat pump with Var. Speed cond fan... System is colling well, its 90+ outside but the fan is ramping up to full speed then shuts down only to ramp up again. It repeats the...
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    No, My stateside assignmnets were at Reese AFB...

    No, My stateside assignmnets were at Reese AFB Texas, and Malmstrom AFB, Montana. the rest of my career was in Germany, Guam, and Japan.
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    Yes it is crap, But I figure he has less than...

    Yes it is crap, But I figure he has less than $300 in it ...An after market A/C set up costs approx $1200.... Ive got an antique car and have looked into it.
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    an update this situation, This system is one of 6...

    an update this situation, This system is one of 6 identical set ups in a storage warehouse and this one is the only one having problems... Anyway I went back the next day and with out a txv in my...
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    Yesterday our install crew put in a Trane HP...

    Yesterday our install crew put in a Trane HP Model# 2TWA0060A4000AB tied to a Trane A/H # TWE060A4000EL. They said it was cooling well when they left,
    Today I get the call that it's short cycling...
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