Search:

Type: Posts; User: backbeatkeeper

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    9
    Views
    564

    Labor Day I was Working!!

    Being in the trade 20 plus years, working on call is getting to be something I don't enjoy anymore. To quote a member here, I love overtime, it's just the work I have to do to get to it. Today is...
  2. Replies
    28
    Views
    9,825

    Okay so call me purist, but I have different sets...

    Okay so call me purist, but I have different sets of gauges for different refrigerants. That's the way I was taught in school. What do you do with that DigiCool? Change hoses for the different...
  3. Replies
    13
    Views
    3,069

    How the heck does direct sun get on the...

    How the heck does direct sun get on the evaporator coil???? Is there a sky light above the unit?? Here's your sign..........
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,718

    I'd like to see that auction, kind of hard to...

    I'd like to see that auction, kind of hard to believe when this kit retails for $150.00 and I bought my first one in 1990 for just under $100.00. I was born in Missouri, you know, the SHOW ME...
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,718

    I have a very slightly used Imperial Eastman...

    I have a very slightly used Imperial Eastman Flare & Swage kit. It's in the original blue plastic box, swages from 1/4 inch to 3/4 inch. Flares the same. There is no tubing cutters with the set. ...
  6. Where you at thoglow???

    Where you at thoglow???
  7. This is not a new thing, I hate to say. In...

    This is not a new thing, I hate to say. In Southern California, I was dealing with this problem 6 to 7 years ago. I even had a LDS Church that had diamond plate wrought iron cages that were locked...
  8. Replies
    14
    Views
    3,462

    MAYBE THE GUY WHO DID THE JOB DIDN'T GET PAID AND...

    MAYBE THE GUY WHO DID THE JOB DIDN'T GET PAID AND THAT WAS HIS WAY OF SAYING "MEL, KISS MY GRITS!" ( HATED TO PUT THAT, BUT COULDN'T RESIST)
  9. Replies
    47
    Views
    10,248

    My teacher for Electrical class would wait until...

    My teacher for Electrical class would wait until the bell rang and one second after that, if you had any jewelry on he would make you walk around the class five times with your hands in the air...
  10. My neighbor had Home Depot install Air...

    My neighbor had Home Depot install Air Conditioning at her home and being the good neighbor I am, I went for a peek. Gave her a punch list of about 3/4 of a page. She got a Trane allright, too bad...
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,010

    Old tape just couldn't hang on...no zip ties in...

    Old tape just couldn't hang on...no zip ties in the area...


    No offense to you newer guys that were raised on zip ties, but after twenty plus years in the trade, I know why they use zip ties. ...
  12. Replies
    34
    Views
    4,870

    Asking for a lot of trouble with that copper,...

    Asking for a lot of trouble with that copper, unless you want to clean that drip leg every year..........
  13. Replies
    44
    Views
    7,690

    Sorry Payson, I have to agree with coolwhip. You...

    Sorry Payson, I have to agree with coolwhip. You could get in some serious trouble with taking pictures when no one is there. I had a friend work on a house and the owner left to go to the store...
  14. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,462

    A little lengthy, but a good read and right on...

    A little lengthy, but a good read and right on the money. I couldn't agree with you more. As a ex service manager of mine used to say, all techs are glorified housekeepers, the main thing is to...
  15. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,385

    I SEE THE FAMOUS RESCUE MOTOR THOSE ARE HANDY,...

    I SEE THE FAMOUS RESCUE MOTOR THOSE ARE HANDY, BUT MORE OF A PAIN THAN GOOD SOMETIMES
  16. Replies
    24
    Views
    5,845

    I had a call years ago when we had a deluge of...

    I had a call years ago when we had a deluge of rain in So. Calif. and at a retirement home the tenant heard a gurgling noise when the heat was on. Come to find out that the return air was in the...
  17. With all my experience with getting cut, I can...

    With all my experience with getting cut, I can say that's about a 5 or 6 stitcher.......
  18. Replies
    16
    Views
    4,642

    That looks like an old Worthington compressor, am...

    That looks like an old Worthington compressor, am I correct in that assumption?
  19. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,741

    That's nothing for Subway!! About two years ago...

    That's nothing for Subway!! About two years ago my partner and another apprentice found a dead cat carcas INSIDE a RTU at the Subway next to our shop. Anybody for kitty sandwiches??
  20. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,240

    looks like an old Carlyle, maybe a old Carene 7...

    looks like an old Carlyle, maybe a old Carene 7 unit.
  21. Replies
    9
    Views
    4,345

    If you read the beginning post, the coil was made...

    If you read the beginning post, the coil was made by Aspen. Lennox actually owns Heatcraft which makes ADP coils. I've worked for Carrier, Trane and Lennox dealers and I think that they all have...
  22. Replies
    9
    Views
    4,345

    I talked to my salesman and evidently there was...

    I talked to my salesman and evidently there was more coils with the same problem down at the old Lennox warehouse...
  23. Replies
    3
    Views
    819

    I've had a couple of those just outright fail for...

    I've had a couple of those just outright fail for no reason. That's Carrier's idea of making the unit more idiot proof, so they don't have to pay for warranty scrolls that run backwards. Never...
  24. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,543

    Try having your contractor put a sound blanket on...

    Try having your contractor put a sound blanket on the compressor, the unit on cork or rubber 2 inch pads, and a vibration elimanator on the discharge line. That's only if it's the unit itself. But...
  25. Based on your square footage and specs for units,...

    Based on your square footage and specs for units, they are at approx. 400 sq. ft per ton. The HS-29 are anywhere from 10 to 12.5 SEER depending on the metering device and the type of indoor coil...
Results 1 to 25 of 121
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4
Comfortech Show Promo Image

Related Forums

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