Search:

Type: Posts; User: Cajunhvac

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Thread: Gun porn

    by Cajunhvac
    Replies
    18
    Views
    1,305

    I see you are prepared for the zombies.

    I see you are prepared for the zombies.
  2. Replies
    22
    Views
    2,862

    What is the model and serial number of the unit?...

    What is the model and serial number of the unit?

    I've done this a few times on some Bard units to solve various issues. The reason (as far as I can tell) that they design it the way they do is...
  3. One thing to keep in mind (in my opinion) is that...

    One thing to keep in mind (in my opinion) is that anything too strong/corrosive to use in the machine probably shouldn't be used at all. Even with a separate sprayer.

    The coiljet simply doesn't...
  4. You just did an excellent job of not providing...

    You just did an excellent job of not providing information.

    You said you had the model and serial number, the serial number is what was needed to determine the age of the compressor and you only...
  5. Replies
    53
    Views
    9,772

    Speaking of on call... I got a call at 11pm...

    Speaking of on call...

    I got a call at 11pm last night and got back in at 4am this morning (5 hours). It's now almost 6am and I'm still not sleepy due to the caffeine (diet coke from the fountain...
  6. Thread: Short cuts

    by Cajunhvac
    Replies
    28
    Views
    1,738

    Well how do you do it? Crack an egg on top and...

    Well how do you do it? Crack an egg on top and time how long it takes to cook?


    :grin2:
  7. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,838

    With a big enough hammer it doesn't matter. ;)

    With a big enough hammer it doesn't matter. ;)
  8. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,172

    Depressing. People like this give us all a bad...

    Depressing. People like this give us all a bad name.

    At least a few were honest, I just wish the show focused on them a minute or two longer.
  9. Replies
    25
    Views
    2,906

    I was wondering just the other day why it said...

    I was wondering just the other day why it said not to remove the cylinder from the box. Now I know.


    ...was thinking that maybe the guy who puts the "do not remove" tag on a mattress got a new...
  10. Replies
    22
    Views
    2,185

    Well, they're in the right place I guess because...

    Well, they're in the right place I guess because the phrase "Oh my God" comes to mind when I see them.
  11. Replies
    12
    Views
    4,273

    A Google search for "fog machine smoke detector"...

    A Google search for "fog machine smoke detector" will show you that this is a very common problem. Depending on the type and amount of fog they are producing, it may not even be possible to stop this...
  12. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,416

    Both of you need to go easy on the diy advice. ...

    Both of you need to go easy on the diy advice.

    Brad, it sounds like you haven't had the technician out yet. Has this been an ongoing problem or are you just expecting the person they send to be...
  13. Thread: Service Bag

    by Cajunhvac
    Replies
    14
    Views
    2,534

    I have had this one for about a year:...

    I have had this one for about a year: http://www.amazon.com/Custom-LeatherCraft-1529-16-Pocket-16-Inch/dp/B0001ZI4K2/ref=sr_1_4?s=hi&ie=UTF8&qid=1307846800&sr=1-4

    Nothing has broken on it and it...
  14. Replies
    46
    Views
    8,631

    The compressor should run just fine on a 60 but...

    The compressor should run just fine on a 60 but if it were me I would return and swap it out just to be safe.

    I ran into a compressor once where someone had installed an 80 in place of the 50 it...
  15. Replies
    87
    Views
    4,934

    What they are referring to, is the "Unauthorized...

    What they are referring to, is the "Unauthorized Practice of Law" which I alluded to in my first post on the subject.

    I, as a HVAC technician with no formal legal training or certifications may...
  16. Replies
    87
    Views
    4,934

    And you can take this time to fetch that law....

    And you can take this time to fetch that law....
  17. Replies
    87
    Views
    4,934

    Oh bull. You spewed this steaming pile of crap...

    Oh bull. You spewed this steaming pile of crap yesterday and posted four times over the course of 12 hours. I told you to bring proof after your second post but you just kept on banging your head...
  18. Thread: wish me luck

    by Cajunhvac
    Replies
    7
    Views
    496

    Most of what I would tell you is just echoing...

    Most of what I would tell you is just echoing what others have said:

    #1... FIRST AND FOREMOST MAKE SURE YOU KNOW WHY THE OTHER COMPRESSOR FAILED (repair or replace components, flush the system,...
  19. Replies
    87
    Views
    4,934

    Please stop cluttering the thread with this...

    Please stop cluttering the thread with this nonsense. What you are referring to is the "Unauthorized Practice of Law" and it has no bearing on the hundreds of thousands of times each day where legal...
  20. Replies
    14
    Views
    4,257

    I'll add one more data point to this since I ran...

    I'll add one more data point to this since I ran into an extreme example yesterday.

    Two 5-ton R22 units on a telecom shelter failed. I arrived to find the indoor temp at 163 degrees.

    Just for...
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    580

    This forum doesn't allow members to give "do it...

    This forum doesn't allow members to give "do it yourself" type advice and unfortunately, that's exactly what you are asking for.

    If it makes you feel better, I doubt that this is something we...
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    773

    Oil in new condenser coil?

    I was replacing the condenser coil on a 5 ton Bard unit (one of the vertical package units) and when I popped the plastic plugs off, a bit of oil dribbled out of the condenser. I have replaced quite...
  23. Replies
    14
    Views
    4,257

    They are correct. The telecom buildings I work on...

    They are correct. The telecom buildings I work on regularly soar to 135-150 degrees when the HVAC units fail. (electronic gear inside puts out a massive amount of heat)

    After repairs are made,...
  24. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,728

    I'm not sure that is an accurate statement unless...

    I'm not sure that is an accurate statement unless you have replaced the cap more times than you described in your initial post.

    From what you have indicated you replaced a bad cap and then the new...
  25. Emerson/Copeland compressor warranty question

    Regarding the one year warranty on Copeland ZR series scroll compressors, does it begin from the date of purchase or the date of installation?

    It was my understanding that it was the date of...
  26. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,670

    Yes, using that calculation will simply tell you...

    Yes, using that calculation will simply tell you if any problems are occurring under load. I use it for 90% of the caps I test.
  27. Replies
    12
    Views
    2,342

    I'm paid from the time I leave my driveway until...

    I'm paid from the time I leave my driveway until the time I get back to it. This is mostly because I have a ridiculously large service area and expecting me to start my time on site wouldn't work in...
  28. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,062

    What did you have to do to get the universal?...

    What did you have to do to get the universal? Retake the entire test or just the type 3 part?

    I got my type 1&2 about 13 years ago and while I have never done anything that would require it, I...
  29. Replies
    30
    Views
    3,070

    I avoid working in the rain as much as possible...

    I avoid working in the rain as much as possible but I'm flexible about it and will usually at least take a look at the unit to see what's wrong.

    If it's lost just enough refrigerant to start...
  30. Yeah, I know I go through a lot of fan blades but...

    Yeah, I know I go through a lot of fan blades but like I said, the volume of units I work on makes up for the lack of variety.

    I have approximately 600 hvac units in my service area. The majority...
  31. I go through quite a few. I work for a company...

    I go through quite a few. I work for a company that does telecom work and 90% of what I work on is Bard, Marvair, Eubank, etc vertical package units. What I lack in variety of units I make up for in...
  32. Any good ways to carry fan blades in your van?

    I like to keep my van organized and I think I do a pretty good job at it. Everything has it's place and in general all is well.

    One thing that I have always had trouble with is condenser fan...
  33. Thread: 06D REMAN

    by Cajunhvac
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,076

    I think I know. Well, Not exactly why without...

    I think I know. Well, Not exactly why without inspecting the compressor but in general...

    It's pretty obvious by looking at the bearing head that it failed due to excessive axial loading. The only...
  34. That is amazing. I think these photos, more than...

    That is amazing. I think these photos, more than anything else, demonstrate just how bad things are for the people affected by this disaster.
  35. Thread: ICE22???

    by Cajunhvac
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,152

    No one will be able to tell you what the pressure...

    No one will be able to tell you what the pressure should have been. There are too many factors that go into the answer.

    As for the 7lbs of refrigerant and the "leak"... If the unit was able to...
  36. Thread: Airbus A319

    by Cajunhvac
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,436

    In a nutshell: Pressurized bleed air from the...

    In a nutshell:

    Pressurized bleed air from the engine is run through a heat exchanger to lower it's temperature then it enters the cabin.

    Slightly more detailed version:

    Pressurized bleed...
Results 1 to 36 of 40
Comfortech Show Promo Image

Related Forums

Plumbing Talks | Contractor Magazine
Forums | Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine
Comfortech365 Virtual Event