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  1. Thread: maintenance

    by Parksy
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    Damnit, I really wanted to help someone with a...

    Damnit, I really wanted to help someone with a problem....
  2. Thread: maintenance

    by Parksy
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    What instrument are you referring too? ...

    What instrument are you referring too?

    Trumpet? Violen? Guitar? Drums? Bongo? Flute?
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    Thanks for the help. Will phone tomorrow. Cheers

    Thanks for the help. Will phone tomorrow. Cheers
  4. Thread: maintenance

    by Parksy
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    A maintenance on units..... :gah: Is it a...

    A maintenance on units..... :gah:

    Is it a particular kind of unit?

    Furnace? Heat pump? Rtu?, Make up air? Refrigeration? Lieberts? Chiller? Boiler?

    Really need more info to answer this....
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    BC apprentice to Alberta Apprentice

    Hey guys, just wondering if anyone has gone from a B.C. apprentice to an Alberta apprentice half way through there apprentiship?? Just wondering if I happend to get a job in Alberta would all my B.C....
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    Thanks GMB, just applied for the job! Totally...

    Thanks GMB, just applied for the job! Totally appreciate the info! :cheers:
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    I see,your working in fort mac yourself. Can u...

    I see,your working in fort mac yourself. Can u recommend any possible companies up there that do camp jobs? Been looking for postings up there, but haven't found that many.
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    Canadian Camp Jobs

    Hey guys I currently finished all my refrigeration schooling, but still need quite a few hours in the trade. I have done mostly commercial work, and am wondering if anyone knows of any good fly...
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    Yep its all good. Half our class doesn't have...

    Yep its all good. Half our class doesn't have there hours either. If you pass the IP you just won't get the official RED SEAL stamp until you also get all your hours and get your journeyman to sign...
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    Well instead of sitting by my phone waiting for...

    Well instead of sitting by my phone waiting for work this winter(like the year before), I decided to take 3rd and 4th year pretty much back to back. I have to say, back to back is the way to go as...
  11. Thread: Evaporator TD

    by Parksy
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    Thanks Ice, and others for the quick response. I...

    Thanks Ice, and others for the quick response. I read that thread and there is some good info there. I am still a bit confused on the whole topic though. I totally get how to measure it. Ingoing air...
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    Just over 2000 doing commercial Hvac and a bit of...

    Just over 2000 doing commercial Hvac and a bit of fridge.
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    I will let you know depending on if I pass my IP...

    I will let you know depending on if I pass my IP or not. LOL.

    All and all I think it will be a good school once it has a few years under its belt. I have been in all the first classes going...
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    Writing my IP in 2 weeks! AHHHHH

    Hey guys, currently taking my 4th year refrigeration up in the Okanagan, and the big test is coming down the pipe really quick. ahhhhhhhh

    Just curious where the hot spots for jobs are in B.C....
  15. Thread: Evaporator TD

    by Parksy
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    Evaporator TD

    Hey guys, I am studying away in 4th year refrigeration and I am having some trouble with Evaporator TD.

    Could someone clarrify if I have the following theory correct with Evap TD or am I off a...
  16. Becoming an Hvac Technician or go Broke Trying!

    I have completed my 2nd year schooling and have almost completed my 2nd year hours, but I have to say it is sure hard getting your hours out there right now, and tough making a living. I will most...
  17. Storage/Book Shelf between Driver/Passanger Seat

    Hey guys, I am fairly new to the trade, and have been using a plastic bin between my driver seat and passanger seat as storage. Anyways I am noticing this area is for my lunch as well as every manual...
  18. I appreciate the answer Dave. Currently I am...

    I appreciate the answer Dave. Currently I am unsure how many Trane unit's I will be working on but I now know from your post, that I have a lot of research to do on them, and hopefully I can get into...
  19. I apologize for not coming across too well....

    I apologize for not coming across too well. Basically I have been working on a bunch of units as an apprentice, and the RTU's that I have been working on have been the basic ones with R as Power, and...
  20. sorry it was a busy day yesterday. LOL. Train. :)

    sorry it was a busy day yesterday. LOL. Train. :)
  21. Jumping out Trane and other different type of RTU's?

    Hi, I am new to commercial refrigeration and am still a youngen in the trade. Basically I am used to going to a unit and jumping from R to G for Fan and R to Y1 or Y2 for each compressor etc. W for...
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    I went door to door in Kelowna, and Kamloops...

    I went door to door in Kelowna, and Kamloops area, and got 4 job offers! I just completed the Pre-App in June. It took me four 8 hour days to hand out all the resume's and talk to the employers. I...
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    Well guys I did a lot of searching door to door...

    Well guys I did a lot of searching door to door for the last week out of town, and ended up with 3 job offers. It was a pretty hard choice between residential and commercial, I kinda wish I only had...
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    Starting out: Residential or Commercial?

    Ok, I just finished my Pre-Apprentice, and am currently looking for work. I originally wanted to go commercial, as I thought that is where I wanted to end up in the trade, but it seems really hard to...
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    1st of all, I hope you get well soon. I can't...

    1st of all, I hope you get well soon. I can't imagine the stress on you and your family right now.

    2nd of all, as a new Hvac tech just coming out of my Pre-Apprentice course, I appreciate you...
  26. Any chance that you guys hire any apprentice's??...

    Any chance that you guys hire any apprentice's?? or maybe you know any companies in Fort Mac that do? I just finished my 9 month Pre-Apprentice and would love to find some work, either long term or...
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    Installing Heat Pumps

    I just completed my 9 month Pre-Apprentice course and am currently looking for work in Vancouver. I have my CFC ticket and recover units vacuum pumps and micron guages etc, and I have installed 2...
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    Thanks for letting me know about the Cayman's. I...

    Thanks for letting me know about the Cayman's. I probably wouldn't go that far anyways, but it is a bit frustrating with the market the way it is. Hopefully something will come up in the next few...
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    Oh yah, and any advice on finding a good...

    Oh yah, and any advice on finding a good commercial refrigeration company to work for or any job leads out there, feel free to post or private message me.

    Also one tech told me yesterday that...
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    Job Market is Slow on Van Island

    Hey guys, about a month ago I plastered the Island pretty much door to door with resume's, and yet again have done it this week. I talked to a lot of employers out there, and they all wanted my...
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    Thanks for the reply. I just finished my...

    Thanks for the reply. I just finished my Pre-Apprentice, and am willing to move, especially if I could get into the union at decent rate with work for my wife in the area. I see your from Maple Ridge...
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    no, but I would like to get in with the ua516 :)

    no, but I would like to get in with the ua516 :)
  33. Good Companies to Apply for in the Okanagan

    Hey guys just heading to the Okanagan, and wanted to stop at some commercial Hvac or Refrigeration business and drop off some resume's. Any advice on good companies in the area? I have just completed...
  34. Thread: DDC Training

    by Parksy
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    DDC Training

    I am just looking into this DDC Training center in Kelowna, but I have no idea if this course would be a good starter course to get general knowledge on how DDC systems work.

    Here is the link:...
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    This should not be posted in Job Discussion. ...

    This should not be posted in Job Discussion.

    Cheers Parksy
  36. Thread: damper actuator

    by Parksy
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    Just a student, so I have no idea, but I am...

    Just a student, so I have no idea, but I am interested in hearing what the solution ends up being!!

    Cheers
  37. Thread: Interesting

    by Parksy
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    Interesting

    Just thought this was an interesting section on these boards, and thought I should at least come here once. With that said, I think I have this section all figured out now, and shouldn't need to come...
  38. Stoked!

    Less than 2 months left of my Pre-Apprentice Course, then 6 week Gas C ticket course. I am really enjoying the electrical and refrigeration part of the trade right now, and am hoping to get into...
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    Do they need apprentices?

    Do they need apprentices?
  40. Do I need my gas C Ticket to get into the hvac industry?

    Hey guys, I am almost done my 9 month Pre-Apprentice in Hvac, and I am currently signed up for a 6 week Gas C ticket after the course. Anyways the issue is that my funding stops after my 9 month...
  41. I haven't found work yet, but will be working on...

    I haven't found work yet, but will be working on my resume's coming up, and hoping to put them out up and down the Island in the next few weeks. My course ends Mid May, so I am hoping to have...
  42. I am currently doing work experience on Fridays,...

    I am currently doing work experience on Fridays, and enjoying the last 2 months of my course. Looking forward to getting a job in the industry. Any leads for Mid May let me know.
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    Not sure what no pump out is but yes, I want to...

    Not sure what no pump out is but yes, I want to use my recovery unit to pump the refrigerant out and then braze in some service valves so I can put my guages on, and then put the refrigerant back in....
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    Recovery bottle has 400psi in it?

    Hey guys, for those who don't know I am 3 months into my Pre-apprentice course and I am having trouble at home with a project.
    Ok, basically, I was just going to recover the refrigerant from my...
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    Thanks guys, I have seen dr. zarklov videos. I...

    Thanks guys, I have seen dr. zarklov videos. I am quite interested in them, as I am grasping for any type of videos on refrigeration at this point. They are out there sometimes and a bit hard to...
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    Wanted to give you guys an example with a video I...

    Wanted to give you guys an example with a video I made for the Canucks, my number #1 goal is always not to be boring! Making videos is a passion of mine, and it would have to be at least half...
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    Slow cooked Wings

    Ok guys, you have to help me out here! I went to a party and they had some of the most tender wings I have ever had in my entire life. Man were they tasty too! Anyways I bought my wife a slow cooker...
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    new to the field, but I back going GREEN!! Woot...

    new to the field, but I back going GREEN!! Woot woot.
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    I am currently taking a 10 month Pre Apprentice...

    I am currently taking a 10 month Pre Apprentice course, and I have NO idea how I would have learned the basics in the field. I think you would have to have a very motivated Journeyman or do a lot of...
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    Creating Hvac Videos: To do, or not to do?

    Hi, I am currently taking an hvac pre-apprentice course, and my previous passion has been making videos. I have done promotional to safety videos, as well as some youtube series on youtube, and I...
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