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    Piping and Oil trap question

    Hey guys,

    Still waiting on my pro-membership status, otherwise I'm pretty sure the answer to this question would be found in one of the many educational forums.

    Pretty simple, and I kind of...
  2. LOL- LOVE the fact that there is a slight...

    LOL- LOVE the fact that there is a slight deviation towards jersey shore now in this post....gotta laugh, right boys?

    Anyways, thanks again for the encouragement as well as the info from both Russ...
  3. hey guys, More for cool/freezer type...

    hey guys,

    More for cool/freezer type applications and primarily for temperature control (for example in a beer cooler so as to prevent short cycling due to regular door openings, as would be the...
  4. Setting up of Low pressure controls

    Hey guys,

    Still waiting for approval of pro membership and checking my email pretty much by the hour as Im beyond stoked to dig my teeth into the vast amount of educational resources available...
  5. hey thanks again timebuilder- and thanks for the...

    hey thanks again timebuilder- and thanks for the semi-constructive criticism from jersey shore.
  6. thanks guys- pretty sure ill be hitting up RSL...

    thanks guys- pretty sure ill be hitting up RSL for their best price on a fluke 28.
  7. Another way of explaining his theory of it would...

    Another way of explaining his theory of it would be to say that the pressure temperature relationship at the outlet of the evaporator is NOT a fully saturated vapor condition- it's 10*F superheated...
  8. Icemeister, I completely agree that the...

    Icemeister, I completely agree that the definition of evaporator as well as TD is basic and clear- air on and air off, as the kiwis like to put it. The 10*F isn't part of the calculation for...
  9. Thanks a lot guys. excellent feedback once again

    Thanks a lot guys. excellent feedback once again
  10. LOL- more than funny boys- I just submitted by...

    LOL- more than funny boys- I just submitted by application prior to my last two posts.
  11. Ok guys- my brain won't shut off and Im gonna...

    Ok guys- my brain won't shut off and Im gonna have no fingernails left if I have to wait until Tuesday morning to figure this stuff out. Feel free to tell me to take a hike the moment I become...
  12. Hey guys- a million cheers and likewise thanks-...

    Hey guys- a million cheers and likewise thanks- having the the two of you jump in on this for me makes this website like crack for a mind like mine...........not that my mind has a thing for...
  13. Hey very well said six, and I humbly salute...

    Hey very well said six, and I humbly salute thrice you, your comment, and foremost your expertise. My problem, however, has been learning where to draw the line and understanding what exactly falls...
  14. Your calculation you used that derived the 30*F...

    Your calculation you used that derived the 30*F is exactly where I was with this whole thing until my J-man told me about the additional 10* for the txv.........me thinks I need to consult him first...
  15. Looking for recommendation of new all in one meter

    Hey guys,

    Looking to invest in a new meter. OBVIOUSLY this thread has been set up and beaten like a dead horse probably oh say more times than most care to think about, HOWEVER, couldn't find...
  16. If I was to continue in my career with only...

    If I was to continue in my career with only troubleshooting units of say 10 tons or smaller and basically be able to say "yup, change the board" or "yup, add a hard start kit" then for sure I would...
  17. Totally with you JP- I mean as far as superheat...

    Totally with you JP- I mean as far as superheat at the compressor goes, that is. Like for compressor protection. But as far as performance at the evap, I don't quite follow you.
    MY understanding...
  18. I hear you loud and clear brother- but having...

    I hear you loud and clear brother- but having more than the basic understanding is what I believe is one of the components that helps to create the difference between a guy who knows what the right...
  19. Question on calculating box temp from suction pressure

    Hey guys,

    A pretty basic question about box temps here, but Ive been finding that many of the explanations given to various questions on here easily trump anything Ive found book wise from a...
  20. hey awesome example- believe it or not, that...

    hey awesome example- believe it or not, that 'crude' little example of yours actualy put a few critical pieces of the puzzle together for me-LOL
  21. honestly guys- No offense intended whatsoever and...

    honestly guys- No offense intended whatsoever and if coming across as arrogant or as having what we refer to here in BC as "the refrigeration walk" then I most sincerely and humbly apologize to all....
  22. especially considering this valve is for the 4...

    especially considering this valve is for the 4 refrigerants that I need to understand this valve's function with- it's like you read my friggin mind brutha!
  23. VERY nice

    PERFECT- thanks Icemeister- EXACTLY what I was looking for
  24. Looking for good resources on subcooling valves

    Hey guys,

    Just wondering if anyone out there has any good resources or links they can point me to for learning more about subcooling valves. Im hoping to find something from a manufacturer or...
  25. HELP understanding inductive and capacative loads

    Hey guys,

    I recently got a position with a pretty awesome company. Ill be able to finally start putting all of the stuff I learned in school into place in the real world because I'll be working...
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    Hey eric, sorry to respond to you here but I...

    Hey eric,
    sorry to respond to you here but I cant figure out how the hell to just send a guy a message on this site as upposed to posting in a forum- nice to meet you and hopefully you can help me...
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    New to Supermarkets

    An old thread, but maybe I can revive it. Im new to supermarkets, coming from HVAC and have to say loving it. My only recommendation would be to get into the install/renovations ide as opposed to...
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    LOVE IT

    Thanks for posting this- fairly new to the supermarket industry, and it has been driving me nuts to hear of 3 or 4 journeymen trying to teach me about different units only to find out they're talking...
  29. .....NEWS BREAK- CIGARETTES ARE NO LONGER HEALTHY EITHER!

    Seriously guys, this post simplifies it. "looking" at compressors or "grabbing" lines with hands to get a feel of what the #$%^ is going on in the system??? the only guy who I've ever met in the...
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    Commercial HVAC guy now in supermarkets and loving it

    Hey bud,

    I made the transition recently to grocery stores and absolutely love it. I think that the biggest thing, that actually has nothing to do with the industry, is the fact that the crew I'm...
  31. Standard Piping Procedures for Supermarket Cases???

    Hey guys,
    pretty new to the supermarket industry as I've spent my whole apprenticeship in HVAC thus far, so I thought I would get some feedback regarding proper piping practice that any of you use...
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    Need to change attitude

    Sorry to come across as a @#$% perhaps a SECOND time within the space of 15 min, but SEIOUSLY? IS that your perspective???

    What about the company is allowing YOU to use THEIR vehicle and THEIR gas...
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    Need to re-consider what is defined by 'hand-tools'

    Not to be rude or come across as negative in any way shape or form, but for an employer to request that you have the stuff you mentioned is beyond fair, IMHO.

    Up here in BC one of the first things...
  34. Go for veto- a warranty for the story books

    Hey guys, I just wanted to echo the great warranty stories from Veto that The big veto fans throughout this site have mentioned- to me that kind of customer service weighs in a lot when deciding on a...
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    Love it man......VETO LC owner, and fan of...

    Love it man......VETO LC owner, and fan of warranty and bag itself.
  36. Hey most certainly you have your bag now, but as...

    Hey most certainly you have your bag now, but as an LC owner, I have to agree with the guys who say if they could go back theyd get the XL. JUst my $0.02
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    having a love affair with your van pics.....

    Hey another veto user / fan here. Congrats on the bag buddy. I have an LC from three years ago, and my new one is in the mail now because of a busted zipper. I have had the same amazing success...
  38. Apprentice new to site, not so new to trade

    Hey guys,

    Have been spending so much time on here in the last few days that the wife is starting to think that HVAC-Talk is some sort of porno source- but seriously, just an unbelievable wealth of...
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