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    Hey its leaking already, how much worse can you...

    Hey its leaking already, how much worse can you make it? Be gentle, and go slow and its not too difficult.
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    Well either do I.

    Well either do I.
  3. Hope you have a decent life insurance policy.

    Hope you have a decent life insurance policy.
  4. No they dont. There are options for retrofit but...

    No they dont. There are options for retrofit but as stated, they will be expensive. The problem is the safety. Valves like that dont adhere to the strict safety standards that need to be abided by...
  5. Good luck finding that part. That thing is...

    Good luck finding that part. That thing is ancient, 60's at the latest. It may be possible to retrofit something in there but it will not be easy and it will not be cheap. This is as far from a...
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    Its done. There is no way to reliably repair...

    Its done. There is no way to reliably repair that. The metal is so thin now that welding will make it worse. You will never be able to get it clean enough to weld or braze and no epoxy or coating...
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    And its located an hour from my house. As...

    And its located an hour from my house.

    As stated earlier, this will turn out great or it will be a disaster. I have seen more of the later than the former. Get a pro involved in your decision...
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    You have come to the right place. Get your post...

    You have come to the right place. Get your post count up and apply for pro membership so we can answer all of your questions properly. We cant give out much info in this section of the forum. We...
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    IDF is indoor fan witch is the blower motor. The...

    IDF is indoor fan witch is the blower motor. The ODF is outdoor fan which is the condenser fan motor.

    The schrader core is part of the port that the service technician attaches his gauges too. ...
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    If your so skilled, why did you come to ask that...

    If your so skilled, why did you come to ask that sort of question. It's 2014 and your furnace is using technology from the 80's so we troubleshoot it just like it was done in the 80's. The scanner...
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    Proper handing of refrigerant requires you to...

    Proper handing of refrigerant requires you to wear gloves and goggles at all times. How many people actually do that though. I wear gloves when I work with hoses. I always have and always will. I...
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    The answer is no. We aren't automotive...

    The answer is no. We aren't automotive mechanics, we diagnose the old fashion way. Call a professional to figure out your problem. Your already in over your head.
  13. Thread: Fan motor swap

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    If you have to come here for help on something...

    If you have to come here for help on something like this, then you shouldn't be attempting this. The motor should have some sort of diagram or instructions on it or with it. We are all pro's here,...
  14. Hind sight is 20/20. Wallet sight is 20s and...

    Hind sight is 20/20. Wallet sight is 20s and 20s. We all make decisions we regret. I bought a whole load of junky tools when I got into the business because I didn't have the money for the good...
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    Maybe its just because I'm not an idiot, but it...

    Maybe its just because I'm not an idiot, but it seems like it would have been easier to run individual flues.
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    Yeah dont expect any sort of service or warranty...

    Yeah dont expect any sort of service or warranty at all. Like any...none. I have a coworker that has a mission in life to try out all the junky off brand Chinese tests instruments he can. He has...
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    I had to rewire an old 10ton Voyager that had the...

    I had to rewire an old 10ton Voyager that had the inducer failure. It fried the transformer and burned the entire thing out. Customer refused to pay the large labor cost of rewiring it all so I...
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    Blower drive issue. Im not sure if that unit is...

    Blower drive issue. Im not sure if that unit is direct drive or belt drive but something isnt quite right with it. It could be pretty simple or it may require some new parts. If its only 2 years...
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    The installation instructions for that coil...

    The installation instructions for that coil clearly state that nothing needs to be done to the coil to install it in a downflow configuration. If its installed the way the installation instructions...
  20. Mine is made out of an ammo can lined with...

    Mine is made out of an ammo can lined with ceramic fireproof blanket and then for the lid, I have a peice of chicken wire in a frame that holds up plastic bags full of sand. That way, if a battery...
  21. 3.7v batteries are rechargeable lithium ion...

    3.7v batteries are rechargeable lithium ion batteries. They are used in a lot of flashlights and other high drain applications.
  22. I charge all of my batteries in a "battery...

    I charge all of my batteries in a "battery bunker" I had a pretty serious incident that resulted in some burns and ruined carpet when I pushed a battery beyond what's safe so I have seen the sort of...
  23. Eneloops are the way to go. I have had nothing...

    Eneloops are the way to go. I have had nothing but good luck with them in all shapes and sizes. I dont have many AA or AAA devices anymore but I use them in my remotes and what not. For all of my...
  24. As long as the furnace is in an unfinished...

    As long as the furnace is in an unfinished basement or at least partially unfinished, then you can probably get by without the safety switch. That switch is there for a reason. Most people don't...
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    I havent ever checked but it generally feels...

    I havent ever checked but it generally feels lukewarm to room temp.
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