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  1. Russell "Russ Saver" condensing unit with receiver

    Does anyone have any info on the older "Russ Saver" condensing units. The one I have run across is on an R22LT walkin- freezer. From what little I have learned, the head pressure is supposed to...
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    Caution!

    If you haven't worked on microwaves before it's best to back away.The hi-voltage side produces extremely high voltages(4000V). Never put a test meter on any hi-volt component.
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    Check your door switch assembly.The main fuse is...

    Check your door switch assembly.The main fuse is designed to blow if "door interlock" switch or "monitor" switch is bad.
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    Sounds Familiar

    Had a problem with an SY042A recently. Symptoms are similar. Found that the probe looked clean, but had to remove entire probe and clean slime from where actual metal probe attaches to plastic. You...
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    More info

    Not familiar with this model number...Is this SGH-50 a high efficiency fryer or one with cast iron burners with the pilot assy between the burners?
    Tried to look up this model online but couldnt...
  6. Iceland

    Bigjon,
    I think they filmed LOTRings in New Zealand. They filmed Flags of Our Fathers in Iceland though...lots of black volcanic sand beaches like Iwo Jima.
    They heat many homes there with...
  7. Land of Fire and Ice...not restaurant equipment

    This post has nothing to do with restaurant equipment, but everything to do with "fire and ice" which we work on everyday. (Could this trip be considered tax deductible?)
    Spent 4 days in an...
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    Defrosting coils

    Hot water works quickest. Try one of these garden hose nozzles with all the different spray patterns. "Mist" works great...lots less excess water runoff. Use "Flat" to cut out sections of ice. Of...
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    Bunn VPR

    I have a 2003 list price catalog which says they go for 403$. Jeez, I know thats a four year old catalog, but they haven't sent me updated ones and I have an account with them
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    Bunn Manuals

    Here is a link to all the Bunn equipment manuals. If its available you should be able to find the part number here and be able to order it through Bunn. John
    ...
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    Blodgett flame rectification

    Make sure the flame probe is clean. Sand it down or wire brush it. Have had to do this more than once.
    And don't forget to make sure pilot orifice is clean and flame is blue.
    Those ignition...
  12. cap tube with receiver

    I have seen reachins with cap tubes and receivers and they worked well and lasted for years. Don't know the reasoning behind the "engineering" of this.
    There are dropin cold pans at KFC which came...
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    Hey DMP3, The KFC microwaves seem...

    Hey DMP3,
    The KFC microwaves seem to break down more during the warmer months(perhaps heavier use). Quite a few mags and caps and rectifiers get replaced...and of course the interlock...
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    "if you keep the equipment clean it wil work really nice."

    What about the amigos who hose down the computer boards!!!!
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    ND, I'm not familiar with the model you...

    ND, I'm not familiar with the model you mentioned. I assume that one hivolt transformer runs two mags? In my experience the right amp draw usually means the mag is functioning.
    Microwaves are a...
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    ND, I haven't touched that side by...

    ND,
    I haven't touched that side by accident yet. Do you have a meter for the hi volt side. Not aware that there is one made for troubleshooting there. My meter "stops" at the line volt side...
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    Commercial Microwave ovens

    Wondering if anyone else out there services microwaves. Both Wendys and KFC use Amana. I carry parts for and repair their various models. KFC uses their microwaves for cooking so they break down...
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    I agree. You have to be flexible with your work...

    I agree. You have to be flexible with your work hours when your on your own. When I start at 630am though there ain't much energy left after 4pm. Most weeks I will work Saturdays, because morning...
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    Keating griddle table

    I'm sure the existing table can be repaired, even without a welder. The problem is what do I do with the griddle when I take the table out from under it? The space is tight and I'm not getting a...
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    Hi Temp terminals

    Yeah ,I have accounts with Johnstone and CCC, but don't order much from them because I can get parts cheaper and quicker thru Northern and ICS. Both have a great selection of stuff. Johnstone charges...
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    Keating griddle "shelf"

    The whole table that the griddle sits on, including the casters needs to be replaced. Their terminology is "shelf". The whole thing is collapsing. I'm sure it could be reinforced with bolts and such,...
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    I went to school for HVAC and found that the...

    I went to school for HVAC and found that the basics also helped with gas and electric cfs equipment work. There should be no trouble for an HVAC tech to learn cfs. Most equip is equal to or less...
  23. Thread: tools

    by cybercontadino
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    Special tools

    I have worked on Hobart,Insinger,Jackson commercial machines and never needed anything special.
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    Keating griddle stainless steel shelf

    Was quoted a price of 1500$ plus shipping for a replacement for one that is collapsing.
    Don't often replace these things. Anyone know where else you can get them?
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    What's the UA?

    Just curious.
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    High Temperature spade connections

    I can't seem to find any hi temp female spade connectors
    that are worth anything. It is easy to find the nickel coated type but they never fit tight enough. If they don't fit tight what good is the...
  27. Thread: tools

    by cybercontadino
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    tools and meters

    The Fluke multimeter model 16 (HVAC) has been the one I carried for many years, Graingers #4KD91. It can read microamps for ignition controls.
    It is also a capacitor tester, and can read as low...
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    Sonics

    Looks like you have a good solid base to build on with them.
    Watch out. Before you know it you'll be swamped!
    That Scanalizer is not really "mobile" because it is powered through a USB, so you...
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    Attn: CW ....www.neatreceipts.com

    CW , You asked about a program or device which would scan signitures from an invoice...
    Came across someone at a kiosk in a mall selling something called the "Scanalizer". It is a mini scanner...
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    Health Insurance and overhead

    Medical insurance is a big piece of my overhead. I pay about 800 a month for a family plan, an HMO with50% prescription.
    The paperwork is another part of the workload to consider.
    The wife...
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    email address

    Hey CW my email address is in my profile. John
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    CW, Thanks for the reply. It does seem to be a...

    CW, Thanks for the reply. It does seem to be a wide open field. You have to be able to figure things out for yourself though. I love being independent and have never looked back.
    I have never...
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    Any self-employed guys out there?

    I've been on my own for almost 5 years now. Worked for a small company for many years.Before that worked for a franchise chain as a service tech.
    Believe it or not,I know only a few other guys in...
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    United Refrigeration has spider assys available...

    United Refrigeration has spider assys available in their catalog(page636). Pillow blocks and angle iron are actually an improvement in my opinion. John
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    Delfields

    The Delfield units I work on in Perkins and Dunkin donuts have solenoids for the inside evap and also for the rail.
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    Delfield

    I work on those under counter jobs all too often. I have seen the solenoids hang partially open, causing ice ups. Of course the tstats are often gone bad in the open position. Good luck
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    FreezeKing, What would you Have waited for? I let...

    FreezeKing, What would you Have waited for? I let this job stew for a week. By the way I will find out the results tommorrow.

    Ach&r, I have a good opinion of Tecumseh compressors..I change alot of...
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    Master-Bilt r/i freezer

    OK, Today I replaced the original compressor with an AEA2411ZXA. Also installed an FSE-1/4 ZP TXV. The head was 175 and the suction leveled off at 28#. I left the store when the box was still in the...
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    oil-logged evap

    I am trying to order the txv. It is a bleed port type which I have to order from Master-Bilt. The compressor is a low starting torque type so it needs the 5% bleed off of pressure for restart...as I...
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    Has anyone here ever had a problem with a reachin...

    Has anyone here ever had a problem with a reachin commercial freezer using 404A, which became oil-logged. I am suspecting that I may have this problem on a Master-Bilt freezer. The unit will not pull...
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    Master-bilt r/i

    the refrigerant is 404A
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    Master-Bilt reachin freezer

    This box has an externally equalized standard txv,it is a bleed port valve to allow for use with a low starting torque compressor. The compressor is hermetic m/n Cae-2420Z, which is an import. It has...
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    Anyone out there familiar with Master-bilt model...

    Anyone out there familiar with Master-bilt model WCR23-SF. This upright reachin freezer will not pull down below 17F.Back pressure will go to 16# with about a 6 degree F superheat. Have no head...
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