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    It looks like every manufacturer sells a variable...

    It looks like every manufacturer sells a variable speed air handler. What is needed to take advantage of variable blower speeds for better humidity removal in AC. I know that Trane has their own...
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    I've got a Trane XE1000. The low side shut-off...

    I've got a Trane XE1000. The low side shut-off valve on the condenser has a noticeable leak. There is a circlip that holds the valve shaft in the bore, and I'm guessing there are some o-rings on...
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    While I like the idea of two units for redundancy, isn't the cost and efficiency of running just one unit a bigger benefit?

    Chris
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    I am looking to have a spacepak system installed...

    I am looking to have a spacepak system installed for the second floor of my home. The existing sytem has supplies, but no returns on the 2nd floor, and there is no place to get a return up there....
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    Or coal! Jacob is correct, and here in the midwest, its mostly nuclear and coal. Not sure about the rest of the country, but it was my impression that the gas powered generators were mostly for...
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    re:thanks

    Thanks hvac-tech. I agree totally on going with simpler equipment on rentals. Every maintenance call is $$, and tenants get upset with anything beyond one problem.


    Thanks,

    Chris
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    In this case, I am both. I do most of the installs, maintenance, and upgrades myself.

    Chris
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    Thanks everyone. The idea of water heaters for heat sounds interesting, and simple...might be a good option. I'm in the midwest, so heatpumps are not a good option. The furnace approach has a...
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    Water heater recent

    The central water heater is plenty big (199k 100 gallon), and fairly recent. More to the point, why are you asking about the hot water? Seperate indirects would be too expensive by my...
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    There is only one water heater, and common piping for the apartments.

    Chris
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    While I agree the hydro air is a better set-up, my main goal is to move from one boiler to separate units for each apartment. Using furnaces instead of boilers would be much cheaper. Piping, and...
  12. Thread: Input on Unico

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    Unico vs. Spacepak

    How does Unico compare to Spacepak, and hi-v. Any noticeable differences?

    Thanks,

    Chris
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    I have a 10 unit apartment building with hydro...

    I have a 10 unit apartment building with hydro coil/air handlers in the crawl space. Crawl space has a height of about 4'. Is it possible to install hi efficiency furnaces down there? Any issues...
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