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  1. Thread: Oversize a 90+?

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    http://www.whatsinmyhome.com/HomeManualDocs%5C014_...

    http://www.whatsinmyhome.com/HomeManualDocs%5C014_MI_GAS%20HEATING.pdf

    I was just browsing through this PDF and saw it. Chech out page 20, second column, 3rd paragraph. Unless of course you want...
  2. I don't know where you are located, but we had a...

    I don't know where you are located, but we had a heat wave that started in June and lasted all summer. The A/C was working 24/7 just to keep it bearable. There is one reason for a $200 bill.
    ...
  3. Thread: Oversize a 90+?

    by ljh
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    Hi All I've read that condensing furnaces are...

    Hi All

    I've read that condensing furnaces are actually more efficient when they are oversized. Is that fact or fiction? And if fact, what is the rational? And when would it be too oversized? ...
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    AHHH! Thanks. I knew I had to be missing...

    AHHH!

    Thanks. I knew I had to be missing something.

    I have a belt drive. So my 1725 RPM belt drive is equivelent to the 1075 direct drive?
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    Hello All! The fan in my old furnace was...

    Hello All!

    The fan in my old furnace was replaced some time ago. It has:

    2 Speeds
    1/3 / 1/8 HP
    6.4 / 4 AMP
    115 V
    1725 / 1140 RPM
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    Thanks Everyone!

    So as long as my ducts are sized and balanced correctly - and from the replies so far my Toronto area 1986 home, with AC added in 1988 SHOULD be! - I don't use a restrictive filter, and I find a good...
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    Thanks Jeff I see you are in Ontario. I'm in...

    Thanks Jeff

    I see you are in Ontario. I'm in the GTA and my house was built in '86. 1100 SqF, 2 story, plus unfinished basement. Would that qualify as "a newer home, with modern duct design"?
    ...
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    Hi All Iíve read all about the advantages of...

    Hi All

    Iíve read all about the advantages of a VS ECM motor and quite frankly want one on my next furnace. However, Iíve also read on this forum of people who bought a VS furnace expecting it to...
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    Hello All Can anyone tell me what the design...

    Hello All

    Can anyone tell me what the design temp for the GTA (Toronto) is? I'm trying to do a heat loss calculation using my gas bills, but I need this bit of info.

    Thank you!
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    This is the way it has alway run, even with the...

    This is the way it has alway run, even with the old stat. I don't know if that's the way the previous owner wanted it, or if was just a case of someone not knowing better.

    LJ
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    Re: Re: Info here

    Hey! I'm a SHE - never assume! :D

    Thanks Millerman. I have no white button, or summer fan switch on the furnace. It is 18 years old, no bells and whistles, but at some point a 2-speed fan was...
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    CN... I wish it were that simple. If it were,...

    CN...

    I wish it were that simple. If it were, I would not have posted this question, because then, to use the verbage of another thread, it really would have been a "stupid question!"

    My fan...
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    Hi Pros I have a Honeywell CT3500/CT3595...

    Hi Pros

    I have a Honeywell CT3500/CT3595 t-stat (I think itís the 3500, but Iím not sure) that I bought to replace one of those ancient round Honeywell analog t-stats. While I did replace it...
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    Hi Pros I need to replace a humidifier. The...

    Hi Pros

    I need to replace a humidifier. The house I moved into last year has a drum type which the previous HO did NOT take care of. I turned it off, and have never used it, but it got too dry...
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    I've talked to 2 contractors in the area. When I...

    I've talked to 2 contractors in the area. When I asked the first place if they do a load calc., the guy hesitated then said "yeah, if you want us to." I then called Cozy Comfort Plus in T.O. Talked...
  16. Carrier 58CTA - Performance 80 - WeatherMaker...

    Carrier 58CTA - Performance 80 - WeatherMaker 8000TS

    Hello Pros

    I'm confused, and hope someone can clear this up. As far as I can tell these models are all the same furnace, right?
    ...
  17. Thread: Single Stage VS

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    Hi Pros! Are there any quality single stage VS...

    Hi Pros!

    Are there any quality single stage VS furnaces on the market? I don't really need a 2 stage, I'm quite comfortable with one, but I do run my fan on low 24/7. In Toronto, where gas is...
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    Quick Question As I understand it, one of the...

    Quick Question

    As I understand it, one of the selling features of a 2 stage is the much smaller temperature swings, only one or two degrees instead of the four degree swings common with a single...
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    Wyounger, thanks for your reply. My house is...

    Wyounger, thanks for your reply.

    My house is a 2 story(no need for creative spelling this way!) detached, with a full unfinished basement. The previous HO insulated the visible ducts in the...
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    I posted a question to another thread a week or...

    I posted a question to another thread a week or so ago, and the answers I received sparked the need for another question/remark.

    I moved into an 18 year old house a year and a half ago, and...
  21. Thread: ? for Carrier Guys

    by ljh
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    I'm assuming I know the answer to this, but guess...

    I'm assuming I know the answer to this, but guess what happens everytime I assume??

    I'm looking at some Carrier literature and the blower speeds for Infinity 80, Performance 80 and Comfort 80...
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    So sorry for not providing you with enough info!...

    So sorry for not providing you with enough info!

    The vents in question are strickly for return air. All my supply vents are on the floor.

    It has always been my understanding that the...
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    I am hoping that some of you can share your...

    I am hoping that some of you can share your insight with me.

    I live in a two story house with forced air heating/cooling. On the upper level I have return air vents in the master bedroom and in...
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