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    Motor change

    No!!!! The fan blade assembly is not designed to turn that fast. Get the right motor or you will have problems.
  2. Thread: Green Mold

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    mold

    Yes there is carpet on 90% of the basement floor. I need to get back over there to check the RH. to see where it is at.
    Thanks
  3. Thread: Green Mold

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    Green Mold

    I have not been involved with the causes for green mold before and now find myself indirectly attached to a house that has it. The parsonage built by the members in 95 was lived in until 07 and then...
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    venting

    Looks real nice but I'm wondering how close you got to your total length of pipe on 2 inch with all those elbows, bearing in mind we can't see how far up they go?
    Just curious.
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    Leak testing

    I have always instructed pressurize with nitro and check for leaks with a bubble solution first, if that fails pressurize with nitro and a trace of R22 checking with a good leak detector second, and...
  6. Thread: Security

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    cage

    What's up with the elbow on the duct? Is there a damper in it or why is it there?
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    Cardboard

    Are they gas-packs? I wonder if the heat exchangers are any good if so. You would think the noise would have told them there was little air getting through. Didn't the customer notice that it was not...
  8. At least there is not a water softener in there...

    At least there is not a water softener in there also like they do in Roch MN. I had to move the softener to pull the blower from a trane upflow a few years back and the dispatcher thought it took too...
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    Well the capillary line of the control seems to...

    Well the capillary line of the control seems to be on the wrong refrigerant line as the settings appear to be for a pump down system using a low pressure control.
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    I wonder how long it took them to figure out the...

    I wonder how long it took them to figure out the vent, inside seems easy but how did they do the part outside, or is it just supported from the end inside? I used to work out of Rochester, are you...
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    Some people just do not like computers. Had a...

    Some people just do not like computers. Had a student in his twenties a few years ago who flat out refused to use the computer until he found that was where his grade was to be found when I wouldn't...
  12. Thread: superheat

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    If you are checking the charge on a split a/c...

    If you are checking the charge on a split a/c system with a orifice or bullet metering device, the place where superheat is checked is at the inlet of the condensing unit on the suction line....
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    Looks like a Carrier on it's side. Did they...

    Looks like a Carrier on it's side. Did they forget to change the oriface's or was it too high on gas pressure? I never saw one burned like that when I was OEM Carrier. It almost looks like the...
  14. Thread: warm freezer

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    Even if the valves leak checking pressures; water...

    Even if the valves leak checking pressures; water in and water out temps will tell you something, is there a sight glass? A vacuum is too low, but there can be reasons for it.What condition is the...
  15. Thread: METAPHORS

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    A few fries short of a happy meal, for someone...

    A few fries short of a happy meal, for someone not completely there in the mind. When I was farming, I was at a the local repair shop one day discussing a distant friend who farmed that went off his...
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    Wow! Who designed that must have had to many...

    Wow! Who designed that must have had to many parts laying around and lots of time to do this or way too much time to just throw this together. Does it work and for how long?
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    That install looks just like how a trailer house...

    That install looks just like how a trailer house furnace would be installed; the furnace probably is not approved for that kind of install besides all the other problems. Don't see too many outside...
  18. I wonder if they had to relight the pilot of the...

    I wonder if they had to relight the pilot of the WH and it probably would pull the flue gasses down also. What a poor install and not properly taken care of afterwards too!
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    Call Carrier, That is a first for me also. The...

    Call Carrier, That is a first for me also. The person who did the emblems must have said they gave me all three so why not put them on:-)
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    Bet he sleeps well at night

    I use a nipco heater in my garage during emergency repairs during the winter which is the same effect. My garage is not insulated and has enough air leaks, still I try not to take any longer than...
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    So was there some delayed ignition going on or...

    So was there some delayed ignition going on or why was the door coming off? It is amazing that some people can't see things that are right in front of them for the manuals to be there but I don't...
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    Most of the units we have worked on have quarter...

    Most of the units we have worked on have quarter hp with start cap and current relay.
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    Gotta admit he is a good shot:-)

    Gotta admit he is a good shot:-)
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    Kevin, I posted to your thread in the pros...

    Kevin, I posted to your thread in the pros section first. The timer sounds like it is not advancing to start the comp after defrost, make sure the nuetral is working on the timer. Some of these...
  25. Thread: dryer heat

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    People have put diverters in the vent on electric...

    People have put diverters in the vent on electric dryers with a torn nylon stocking over the end. Shure dumps the heat in but also the humidity, might be o k in the winter but not in the summer....
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