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    Somehow I’d have a problem explaining to my...

    Somehow I’d have a problem explaining to my customers I drive a Mercedes Benz!
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    I’m sure that little POS under counter is going...

    I’m sure that little POS under counter is going to just love the extra heat!
  3. It needs more than just an impeller. Find...

    It needs more than just an impeller.
    Find another tech.
  4. Thread: SkillsUSA

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    But did they have any B E E R ?

    But did they have any B E E R ?
  5. Grundfos Alpha2

    Grundfos
    Alpha2
  6. Thread: Where is Twilly

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    Newbies stopped sending him checks for pro status...

    Newbies stopped sending him checks for pro status

    @twilly
  7. H Funny how wiring diagrams work

    H

    Funny how wiring diagrams work
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    Concern yourself more with who’s installing the...

    Concern yourself more with who’s installing the equipment then the name on the box!
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    So instead of 2 joints accessible behind the unit...

    So instead of 2 joints accessible behind the unit we put in 2 more buried 3’ away.
    Also insulation?
  10. Thread: Core tool help

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    Brass Cap?

    Brass Cap?
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    Sheet metal screw and don’t strip it?

    Sheet metal screw and don’t strip it?
  12. Heat Pump + NG Furnace = Duel Fuel or Flex Fuel...

    Heat Pump + NG Furnace = Duel Fuel or Flex Fuel or Multi fuel or Hybrid

    As 2 Old said use caution or IT happins.
    and with that statement "i would call someone that knows and isnt guessing".
  13. I would take the hoses to a hydraulic shop and...

    I would take the hoses to a hydraulic shop and have new fittings pressed on.
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    Sound Proofing The Dakota Apartments NYC Home...

    Sound Proofing
    The Dakota Apartments NYC Home had the same thing only there it was dirt from central park
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    Bring the controls into the 2000. Have a...

    Bring the controls into the 2000.
    Have a contractor update them. You are going to damage something.
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    For a little more $ get the heat pump.

    For a little more $ get the heat pump.
  17. THere are web sites that you can order adapters

    THere are web sites that you can order adapters
  18. You can sometimes (don’t know your situation /...

    You can sometimes (don’t know your situation / hazards) rethread the BSP thread to NPT
    http://pipeandhose.com/node/2
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    So you’re raising your house due to damage from S...

    So you’re raising your house due to damage from S S Sandy yet turning the new first floor into living space?
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    Water furnace didn't manufacture that compressor....

    Water furnace didn't manufacture that compressor. Don't blame them.
    What failed inside the comp?
    Did the contractor find a reason?
    Did they make any changes to the system?

    2 pumps in 9 years,...
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    Sorry to say getting it working properly and...

    Sorry to say getting it working properly and spending no $ just isn't going to happen


    Will that unit ever work as you wish or as you were told I don’t know. Unfortunately as you've found out...
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    That filter is to restrictive the furnace is...

    That filter is to restrictive
    the furnace is oversized
    The return is too small
    the filter is too small
    the supplies are too small
    or
    a combination of all the above.

    The last thing you want...
  23. Thread: High Super Heat

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    A difference you could measure? I doubt it. ...

    A difference you could measure? I doubt it.

    Who's matching up the valve for this?
    We know refrigerant and application what about
    Tons?
    internal / external equalizer?
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    http://www.hvaccomputer.com/

    http://www.hvaccomputer.com/
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    Now that is just ugly and down right stupid. ...

    Now that is just ugly and down right stupid.

    Get the contractor back and have it reinstalled so the A/C equipment can be properly serviced.
  26. Thread: High Super Heat

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    Simply because the valve is designed to operate...

    Simply because the valve is designed to operate within a set temperature range.
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    Here in the NE February was one of the coldest in...

    Here in the NE February was one of the coldest in history. I venture too guess if they had added 100' of pipe you would probably still see that 27* EWT.
    How did the system perform during the summer?
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    1) We didn’t know the age of the coil at the time...

    1) We didn’t know the age of the coil at the time


    &


    2) you don’t have to flush the coil


    Blowing out with N2 removes 90+ % of the oil in there, what's left will not harm the system as...
  29. Thread: High Super Heat

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    What I think your seeing is a change in pressure...

    What I think your seeing is a change in pressure and maybe a slight change in temperature but the SH (if the valve is operating properly) remains constant.


    Lets use your example 8*SH at the...
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    Blow out with N2 the small amount of mineral oil...

    Blow out with N2 the small amount of mineral oil left will do nothing.
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    You really need someone there to measure...

    You really need someone there to measure everything to get the proper answers.


    Taking what sounds like a heating duct system and adapting it to A/C just sounds like problems waiting to happen....
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    Forget the flush its not needed & bad advice. ...

    Forget the flush its not needed & bad advice.

    If the existing coil #'s can be matched to a new condensing unit #'s then use it. Probably not going to happen so replace it and get a new S Y S T E...
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    Get rid of the Beer Cooler and get a Wine Cooler...

    Get rid of the Beer Cooler and get a Wine Cooler

    That unit was never designed to run that warm
  34. Thread: High Super Heat

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    Thermostatic Expansion Valve: ...

    Thermostatic Expansion Valve:


    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thermal_expansion_valve


    A thermal expansion valve (often abbreviated as TEV, TXV, or TX valve) is a component in refrigeration...
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    unless your gas rates are extremely low Cheaper...

    unless your gas rates are extremely low Cheaper heat with a heat pump.
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    Go with a Heat Pump set up as duel fuel ...

    Go with a Heat Pump set up as duel fuel


    Have the equipment Properly Sized for the house.


    Where's the contractor from 03? If he did a good job on the heat I'd let him in on the A/C work. ...
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    Go thru the entire system and document, document,...

    Go thru the entire system and document, document, document. Write a report on your finding's and recommendations to correct the issues. Submit the bill and walk away.
  38. Thread: High Super Heat

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    Can you explain how this is possible?

    Can you explain how this is possible?
  39. Thread: High Super Heat

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    Frost on the suction line means the insulation is...

    Frost on the suction line means the insulation is not thick enough. its common on rack systems to have the compressor end bells covered in frost and the SH is perfect.





    You need to...
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    Gotta ask. As far as the drier. Replace it. If...

    Gotta ask.
    As far as the drier. Replace it. If it fails the valve will catch the pieces.
  41. Thread: Average wage

    by pecmsg
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    B S

    B S
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    Is this system x-valve or cap tube?

    Is this system x-valve or cap tube?
  43. Thread: R404A Freezer

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    Now that's good. Beer Can Cold

    Now that's good.

    Beer Can Cold
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    Please call a contractor

    Please call a contractor
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    I believe in the article it said the cost for the...

    I believe in the article it said the cost for the box was around 40G's. Can you buy a box that size and erect it for that price? its close. I know the farmers out here will always try and build it...
  46. Is there any ware else he can run the ducts? and...

    Is there any ware else he can run the ducts?
    and what did he say when you told him to move them?
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    In floor radiant heat is the most comfortable and...

    In floor radiant heat is the most comfortable and very efficient, as a retrofit it can also be the most expensive!

    I agree once you get prices to add hydro it wont look as pretty.

    Your furnace...
  48. You need a properly sized unit You need a...

    You need a properly sized unit
    You need a properly sized delivery system (Ducts)
    You need a qualified contractor to install both.
    ...
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    Please don't try to fix it. Motors haven't had...

    Please don't try to fix it. Motors haven't had oil ports for a long long time. Call a contractor and let them replace the blower assambly and check the entire unit for any other issues.
  50. Thread: Electrical help

    by pecmsg
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    I do hope he's speaking about us! :grin2:

    I do hope he's speaking about us! :grin2:
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