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    I finally talked to the installer and sure enough...

    I finally talked to the installer and sure enough he installed one of the micro pumps in the back of the Samsung that pumped to a larger more powerful Little Giant pump, that pumped the condensate...
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    That is exactly what I thought. What I did not do...

    That is exactly what I thought. What I did not do is get the model number of the Samsung mini-split to look up its specs. None-the-less, if the Samsung had a pump, why pump it to another pump? The...
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    I will be having a mini-split installed in a home...

    I will be having a mini-split installed in a home theater I am building in a basement. I will also have a condensate pump installed since this is below grade.

    I work in a public school district...
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    Great suggestions from all. I am also...

    Great suggestions from all. I am also investigating the micro condensate pumps. These are split units with a small piece fitting into the back of the mini-split attached to the drain and a small pump...
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    Based on my previous post: Previous post about...

    Based on my previous post:

    Previous post about condensate pumps

    I have decided (with the help from my fellow posters) to install a condensate pump on a mini-split that will go into a home...
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    I do not have a sump pump at all, the basement is...

    I do not have a sump pump at all, the basement is bone dry.
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    Never heard of a heat pan. Do you have a link to...

    Never heard of a heat pan. Do you have a link to one?
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    Unfortunately, the central AC is about 30 feet...

    Unfortunately, the central AC is about 30 feet away in another part of the basement. I will take a look at the Beckets
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    comfortdoc, thanks for the follow-up. I think I...

    comfortdoc, thanks for the follow-up. I think I will go this route. Anybody have a recommendation on a make or model of condensate pump? This will have to be a pump that is exterior to the...
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    Wow, some strong feelings on this. I do not have...

    Wow, some strong feelings on this. I do not have a mini-split now but based on seeing these operate in other venues, my guess is they can generate a good amount of condensate over a 2 or 3 hour time...
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    I am installing a home theater in my basement. I...

    I am installing a home theater in my basement. I am going to heat this space with baseboard electric and cool it with a Mitsubishi cooling only mini-split.

    Since this space is below grade I have...
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    I will insulate them, thanks. As far as a drop...

    I will insulate them, thanks.

    As far as a drop ceiling, they do not do nearly as well at stopping sound traveling out of a theater room as sheetrock does. In fact I am putting two layers of 5/8...
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    I am finishing part of my basement into a home...

    I am finishing part of my basement into a home theater. This section is directly below the master bedroom and bath. I noticed that all the hot water pipes starting from the hot water heater are...
  14. I realize that the rough in work goes in before...

    I realize that the rough in work goes in before the drywall goes up and the units go in after. I would guess that for most installs the time between rough in of linesets etc. and when the indoor and...
  15. I am refinishing a portion of my basement as a...

    I am refinishing a portion of my basement as a home theater. I will be heating it with baseboard electric heat and hopefully cooling it with a Mitsubishi mini-split. In about a month the sheetrock...
  16. It seems like they do not make any mini-splits...

    It seems like they do not make any mini-splits that are meant to duct to another location and are small enough for my needs. York makes one but it is huge and is meant to heat or cool a very large...
  17. Thanks for the lead on the Enviromaster unit. I...

    Thanks for the lead on the Enviromaster unit. I have looked at a few other units that have provisions for duct work but all the ones I looked at put out huge amounts of cooling or heat, far more than...
  18. Thanks for the info on the enviromaster units. I...

    Thanks for the info on the enviromaster units. I did take a look at these but they have one big problem, noise. All mini-splits are quiet when compared to a window unit but there are differences...
  19. I will probably end up with a cooling only unit,...

    I will probably end up with a cooling only unit, the 9,000btuh model

    http://www.mrslim.com/Products/itemDetail.asp?ProductSubCategoryID=76&ProductCategoryID=7&ProductID=977

    The timers they...
  20. I will be putting a small size Mitsubishi mini...

    I will be putting a small size Mitsubishi mini split into my home theater in the basement. I visited a local HVAC showroom that had one of these on display.

    I did not realize until I talked with...
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    Aircooled53 - I am not familiar with the fan coil...

    Aircooled53 - I am not familiar with the fan coil unit you mention in your post. How do these work? Any links you can provide?
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    I agree, I do not want air blowing directly on...

    I agree, I do not want air blowing directly on somebody. My home theater will have two rows of seats. This puts the back row about a foot from the back wall and the front row about 6 foot from the...
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    Unfortunately, using my existing furnace is not a...

    Unfortunately, using my existing furnace is not a good fit. I have had three different HVAC contractors look at it and all three said the same thing. Hard spot to get enough returns and supplies to...
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    I am contemplating a mini-split for a home...

    I am contemplating a mini-split for a home theater room I am building in my basement. It will be a cool only Mitsubishi unit, the smallest one they carry, rated at 8,500 btuh.

    I went to a local...
  25. I have had two different HVAC contractors come to...

    I have had two different HVAC contractors come to my house and quote me on installing a 9,000 btuh, cooling only Mitsubishi mini-split.

    This will be installed in a basement home theater. The...
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