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    Been using RIDGID tools since I started in the...

    Been using RIDGID tools since I started in the trades ('69) Never a problem. Milwaukee as well.
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    That's your best option.. no use doing it twice.

    That's your best option.. no use doing it twice.
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    STERNO - Absolutely NOT!! Nor can you safely use...

    STERNO - Absolutely NOT!! Nor can you safely use a BBQ or any other open flame heat source without endangering your family/house/property - Family being 1st. YIKES!
  4. Checked one in a house couple years ago... don't...

    Checked one in a house couple years ago... don't know if drain & trap froze first, but thing was hooped - hx busted, ventor, & probably primary too. Owner's own fault, but that's what happened.
  5. Beenthere is right - the drop-in or 80% is best...

    Beenthere is right - the drop-in or 80% is best (or electric baseboard) for that app. One freeze would 'toast' a condensing unit.
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    Which valve, & what medium - gas/liquid?

    Which valve, & what medium - gas/liquid?
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    You can contact Garland/Manitowoc & get that info...

    You can contact Garland/Manitowoc & get that info from tech support. The website will locate your closest support tech.
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    You must have a manometer if you work on gas...

    You must have a manometer if you work on gas units anyways. A good manometer (digital) is not expensive. You have other tools in your box/bag @ the same price. You need to apply for pro membership...
  9. Thread: HRV Sizing

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    HRV's require flow balancing to operate properly....

    HRV's require flow balancing to operate properly. The larger unit may wok as you have suggested, but there should be dampers on the piping to balance the flows, & it should be done with proper...
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    Then, figger out how the water got in, & stop...

    Then, figger out how the water got in, & stop it...how old is the tank?
  11. Google 'Navien' to access their web site. I chose...

    Google 'Navien' to access their web site. I chose the Navien over others due to their venting options, efficiency & installation factors. I chose the Enerworks system because of the certifications,...
  12. I have a Navien CR-210A, being fed by an...

    I have a Navien CR-210A, being fed by an Enerworks 2 panel system (Solar). I put a mixing valve on the outlet of the solar storage to limit the Navien supply temp to 140f, so it doesn't trip the...
  13. Thread: combustion air

    by Moose
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    That outside air to the return duct is to provide...

    That outside air to the return duct is to provide fresh, tempered air to your home, when the furnace is operating. Will probably increase fuel usage somewhat in cold temps. Also will help to...
  14. Thread: combustion air

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    The OP may be describing a "make-up" air ducted...

    The OP may be describing a "make-up" air ducted to the return air duct. Used to be.. a waxed sono tube, or metal pipe from outside for fresh air - for combustion, make-up air for house. Should be...
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    Is your chimney an exterior masonry (brick or...

    Is your chimney an exterior masonry (brick or other?) Do you have make-up air for the wood & oil? Sounds like the oil burner is having to warm the chimney before it will run properly, then it's ok....
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    Pellet stoves require electricity. Most aren't...

    Pellet stoves require electricity. Most aren't trouble-free. You would better spend your money on insulation & weather-proofing
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    Highest seer, best installer/reputation

    Highest seer, best installer/reputation
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    Turn it on, & use a thermal camera or laser temp...

    Turn it on, & use a thermal camera or laser temp 'gun' to find the hot spots/cables.
  19. Thread: Clean House

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    Well..sometimes ya gotta slip on yur body condom...

    Well..sometimes ya gotta slip on yur body condom & git-er-dun. :)
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    I have one similar to yours....when showering I...

    I have one similar to yours....when showering I get a 15F temperture rise to the tankless I have installed. I have a well/pump water system, & I notice a pressure drop when the pump cycles. That...
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    Perhaps air intake filter plugged?

    Perhaps air intake filter plugged?
  22. Thread: Smokey House

    by Moose
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    Rule of thumb...chimney 2' higher than any point...

    Rule of thumb...chimney 2' higher than any point within 10'.
  23. Listen to ted....separate your heating system &...

    Listen to ted....separate your heating system & domestic water. Do the math. again...google legionnella - the results should frighten you.
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    The picture of the burner - top right - the...

    The picture of the burner - top right - the orifices appear to be plugged? If so, could be your problem...will affect ignition & flame sense.
  25. Time for a new one.

    Time for a new one.
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