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    Suicide attempt?

    Suicide attempt?
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    Makes the scrap value higher, more copper less...

    Makes the scrap value higher, more copper less aluminum.
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    Bet the occupant is a tenant.

    Bet the occupant is a tenant.
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    Definetly need a new compressor on this one. I...

    Definetly need a new compressor on this one. I would hire another tech.
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    Most obvious example of a customer who is getting...

    Most obvious example of a customer who is getting a new installation.
  6. In my parts all that is needed is to call the...

    In my parts all that is needed is to call the guys with the nice trucks, nice and always clean uniforms, who spend hundreds of thousands in advertising and you will get ripped off. 100% for sure.
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    The run capacitor is part of the hvac full...

    The run capacitor is part of the hvac full employment act.
  8. Remember whatever you charge they will say "Too...

    Remember whatever you charge they will say "Too high money!"
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    I've been at this a very long time, do you have...

    I've been at this a very long time, do you have any idea how many techs I've unemployed who thought they could beat me for an hour or three? Or those who thought stealing a roll of duct tape or using...
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    Might also want to check the draft at the...

    Might also want to check the draft at the chimney. In some historical (worn out dumps) Philadelphia homes it was a practice to use old flues from coal heaters as ducts to these same rooms. There is...
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    If you don't think they are going to pay you have...

    If you don't think they are going to pay you have a few choices, we will list these from best to worst: Get a CC authorization upfront for all repairs. Don't work for dead beats, or anyone with a...
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    Gas hot water boiler, standing pilot ignition,...

    Gas hot water boiler, standing pilot ignition, with pex to hot water coil in blower unit. Other then that there is no longer a reliable hot air system. Between air switches and dirty ignition sensors...
  13. And somehow no one dies. 90% of Philly new...

    And somehow no one dies. 90% of Philly new construction installs are Goodman do I have to say anything more? And some how or another no one dies and the house does not burn down. However any actually...
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    I have had my Sman3 replaced by the factory twice...

    I have had my Sman3 replaced by the factory twice for internal leaks. One such leak was while working on a Stoelting ice cream machine. Drove me insane, until I decided to test my gauges for leaks...
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    Sticky: Poll: I've found it much more beneficial to sell my...

    I've found it much more beneficial to sell my company as the brand. I chose what equipment is installed based on these factors, what will work best in the application, the customers budget number,...
  16. I think Goodman expects the second guy into to...

    I think Goodman expects the second guy into to sell the customer a decent unit instead of fixing it. As a practice I follow Goodman's expectations.
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    Can I say for a Profession member the question is...

    Can I say for a Profession member the question is one I would not expect to be asked of other professionals. Is this some kind of test, or Candid Camera episode?
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    I usually ask the customer before going out, is...

    I usually ask the customer before going out, is your power on, is the gas on? I've had more then you would think reply. Oh, but we don't need gas in the summer so I didn't pay the bill and the gas...
  19. If this machine is connected to a mix pump, most...

    If this machine is connected to a mix pump, most likely the pump pressure is set to high. 32 psi max for Duke.
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    This is another war America will never win....

    This is another war America will never win. Unless you are prepared to kill every man woman and child and burn the entire area to the ground this religion will never cease.

    Notice in scripture...
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    I think you fellas don't realize why the interest...

    I think you fellas don't realize why the interest in manned space flight again. You see we have this space station which houses a few scientists, these guy are kind of stranded as the USA wanted to...
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    Yes, just in time for Aspinthos...

    Yes, just in time for Aspinthos http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/apophis/ to arrive in 2029.
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    Actually I would debate this point we are now at...

    Actually I would debate this point we are now at 94% of GDP with our debt. It is thought the Federal Reserve has expanded the money supply by some 200 trillion dollars of which most have no idea...
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    Like the kings new suit of clothes, let the...

    Like the kings new suit of clothes, let the people believe what they want. When global warming due to ozone depletion was first touted Lennox wrote a white paper condemning the weird science. However...
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    If anyone still thinks our government of either...

    If anyone still thinks our government of either party has the voters best interest at heart, you are a fool.

    Read this book and get back to me....
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    Before you criticizes Islam you should spend...

    Before you criticizes Islam you should spend sometime studying it. Start with the eight chapter of the Quran. When a Muslim quotes chapter 5 and verse 32 to prove it a peaceful religion read the rest...
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    If you're trying to avoid pork based on religious...

    If you're trying to avoid pork based on religious reasons, you have a big problem. Pork products are used in a lot of things you wouldn't think. Some pharmaceuticals contain pork derivatives.
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    Soon you won't be seeing any manufacturing in...

    Soon you won't be seeing any manufacturing in America. Money goes where it is treated best. In my area (Philadelphia) the politicians chased the manufacturers out, to the far suburbs. The same thing...
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    Looks great, however i'm a bit lazy these days...

    Looks great, however i'm a bit lazy these days and would have installed a Bosch GreenStar combi boiler and called it a day. Unless there are going to be long draws of hot water that interfere with...
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    No that is from the dishwasher and was attached...

    No that is from the dishwasher and was attached to the pvc waste line by simply drilling a hole in the pipe. Not sure how this house ever passed the plumbing and electrical. Philly inspects for...
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    I completely agree, in fact I am considering...

    I completely agree, in fact I am considering moving some of my purchases from Lennox who does not want to stock anything to Goodman who stocks everything at 30% discount to Lennox.


    When Goodman...
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    Yep, nothing like a cold snap in Philly, was on a...

    Yep, nothing like a cold snap in Philly, was on a roof yesterday, hack couldn't figure out Carrier RTU had a bad combustion blower. Sprinkler guy was going Ape **** with interior at 36 degrees coming...
  33. When I see this crap I simply remove the filter...

    When I see this crap I simply remove the filter and leave in the room where the ice is found. The hotel can figure out where it came from, and their hvac guy gets to do a real job cleaning the evap...
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    Looks like total crap, but these units have...

    Looks like total crap, but these units have minimum pipe lengths required and I am sure that was the idea behind this. Better to store excess piping inside the building, for looks.
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    Built in obsolescence, or what I like to call the...

    Built in obsolescence, or what I like to call the hvac man's Full Employment Act.
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    I don't think those are rated for a truck hit.

    I don't think those are rated for a truck hit.
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    This is why America is called exceptional

    This is why America is called exceptional
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    I have an apartment building I take care of the...

    I have an apartment building I take care of the boiler, the handyman takes care of the hvac as he installed 3 Goodman systems all the refrigerant piping from the home center. Liquid line is 50 feet...
  39. Next time wear rain gear.

    Next time wear rain gear.
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    Everything would have been ok if the installer...

    Everything would have been ok if the installer had simply remember the flex water weep holes.
  41. Looks like pride left town.

    Looks like pride left town.
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    Hacks are the gift that keeps on giving

    Found this a couple days ago, problem 55 degrees on first floor, 75 degrees on second floor, 82 degrees on third floor.

    Row house 1100 square feet Philadelphia, PA 14 degree design temperature...
  43. Anyone know of a wood burning insert that also acts as a boiler?

    I was toying with the idea of installing a wood grate, or back wall made of iron pipe in my extremely wasteful fireplace in order to capture some of the heat.

    However I would go with a...
  44. Always call the big advertiser who gives a discount amount

    before they come to your house.

    New customer getting a second opinion as to whether the electric on her furnace was done correctly.

    I simply said I don't think so, but since you paid near...
  45. What do you do with all of those extra parts?

    Use them anyway, but be creative!

    Up-flow Ducane installed with horizontal drain tees installed and used. Horizontal tap for condensate drain was connected to cooling condensate line. In this way...
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    You must not get around much, this would be...

    You must not get around much, this would be considered a normal install in Philly. If you don't actually die from the installation in Philly then it was done to code.
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    Here is the contractors idea

    of closely spaced tees. For some reason the attachment program on this site refuses to post this picture in the correct rotation. Turn the photo 90 degrees clockwise to view.
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    There are two kinds of people in Hvac that I...

    There are two kinds of people in Hvac that I love; DIY and hacks. If not for these two groups there would be no need of my services.

    Actually their is a third group, hvac and plumbers who install...
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    Pretty sure Gore put Social Security in a LOCK...

    Pretty sure Gore put Social Security in a LOCK BOX.
  50. I would replace that electrically rigged mess,...

    I would replace that electrically rigged mess, like the free floating open relay above the air switch.
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