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    asi98, Is this an NYC-SCA job? If so, my...

    asi98,
    Is this an NYC-SCA job? If so, my condolences.
    We closed out one earlier this year (finally) and I had multiple subsystems in Lonmaker to organize the devices by floors.

    As Crab Master...
  2. In the response you got to "I teach my employees"...

    In the response you got to "I teach my employees" is very typical of allot of shops. I have worked for an HVAC shop that did small controls jobs and two dedicated DDC controls shops and all teach...
  3. Programming methods for each brand can vary from...

    Programming methods for each brand can vary from text based line code, ladder logic, function block, etc. Each manufacturer usually has their own proprietary programming tools and are usually not...
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    You may want to try the PLC Talk forum at...

    You may want to try the PLC Talk forum at http://www.plctalk.net/qanda/
    You will find more of the resource you are looking for.
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    Cimetrics B-6000 Bacnet router. We've used these...

    Cimetrics B-6000 Bacnet router. We've used these with successfully with Symmetre/EBI.

    http://www.cimetrics.com/index.php/b6000-bacnet-mstp-router.html
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    http://plugin.ge51.honeywell.de/

    http://plugin.ge51.honeywell.de/
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    I doubt you have successfully reloaded a zone...

    I doubt you have successfully reloaded a zone manager with the process you have listed. The steps are somewhat out of order.

    First, it is not necessary to reset the zone manager everytime you...
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    I found my answer, I need LNS Turbo to manage the...

    I found my answer, I need LNS Turbo to manage the Smart Server 1.0 with LNS/Lonmaker.
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    I currently have Lonmaker 3.13(non-turbo) with...

    I currently have Lonmaker 3.13(non-turbo) with LNS server 3.08.05

    Do I need to be using LNS 3.2 (Turbo) to manage Smart Server 1.0 or 2.0 for that matter?
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    Ilon Smart Server which ver of LNS?

    Which version of LNS and Lonmaker is required to manage the Ilon Smart Server? The Echelon documentation doesn't seem to answer this clearly.

    Thanks
  11. Thread: iLONs ???

    by davetec
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    I was led to believe the Smart Server 2 was not...

    I was led to believe the Smart Server 2 was not available in the U.S. yet.

    I am testing a Smart Server 1 that I ordered/received a week ago from Engenuity. They do not have the Smart Server 2...
  12. Thread: Honeywell

    by davetec
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    Sysint, Just for your information the Honeywell...

    Sysint,
    Just for your information the Honeywell XL100 is still manufactured and available in the XL100C model.
  13. Thread: Rolo......

    by davetec
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    He's busy draining the water from his customers...

    He's busy draining the water from his customers air compressor tanks.
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    Here we go again. Echelon provides wiring...

    Here we go again. Echelon provides wiring guidelines including terminating resistor usage for a reason.

    I have seen many occasions where comms to one device on a test bench network was unreliable...
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    They were bought by Yaskawa. ...

    They were bought by Yaskawa.

    http://www.yaskawa.com/site/products.nsf/products/Industrial%20AC%20Drives~P5.html?OpenDocument&Source=SearchResultPage

    It took about 30 seconds to find this.
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    My ILON mobile won't commission because I ran out...

    My ILON mobile won't commission because I ran out of LNS credits :D .

    All I'm getting at is if someone is going to make a claim that a product is "freedom" is explain yourself and remember the guy...
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    What is it with Tridium and freedom? Does...

    What is it with Tridium and freedom? Does Tridium Man fly from his cave and fix every control system woe that exists?

    I'm not saying that Tridium is bad, it needs to be connected to a properly...
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    koolncali, It sounds like you are very hands on...

    koolncali,
    It sounds like you are very hands on with your Siemens system. We've done quite a few LNS/Lonworks jobs and I don't think you are going to be satisfied if you like tweaking the code. ...
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    So after confusing the original poster, what...

    So after confusing the original poster, what system have you provided? Is Tridium going to take over supporting the existing controllers on his job?

    In my opinion sysint has suggested a clean...
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    You answered my question with three questions. ...

    You answered my question with three questions. What would be gained, a new ball and chain?
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    You didn't really answer my question. I will...

    You didn't really answer my question. I will give you a comparison to work with.

    If I put a Tridium front end next to a Siemens front end would you be able to duplicate the functionality and...
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    This is a face value question, not a slam. Does...

    This is a face value question, not a slam. Does Tridium/Siemens integration provide all the functionality that a Siemens front end would provide?
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    Lonworks is not a brand and Tridium is not LNS...

    Lonworks is not a brand and Tridium is not LNS based (meaning proprietary).

    The more important choice to make is finding a good controls installer/integrator to do the work. This topic has been...
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    If you are reloading the controller directly from...

    If you are reloading the controller directly from a laptop you do not need to be concerned about setting the CBus number, it doesn't matter since you are directly connected to the controller. The...
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    When you refer to "reset" in your original post...

    When you refer to "reset" in your original post do you mean you are pressing the "reset" button behind the i/o terminal strip on the controller?

    If so you are dumping the software in the...
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    There are typically no licenses required for...

    There are typically no licenses required for programming. Service work may require a low voltage license depending on the town/city but most areas allow you to work on existing systems/wiring with...
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    You will have to check in the areas you wish to...

    You will have to check in the areas you wish to do business. Some towns and cities have their own fire and electrical code that is more stringent than NEC/NFPA. Each may require certain...
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    I used to be fascinated with controls but now...

    I used to be fascinated with controls but now it's a job. I think at certain age things change and what got you interested is old hat now. I look forward to things I do outside of work and hope I...
  29. Thread: csi i/net 7000

    by davetec
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    Different Dave, remember the first tech you hired...

    Different Dave, remember the first tech you hired at the mall back in 1990
  30. Thread: csi i/net 7000

    by davetec
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    :eek: Damn, I figured you guys would have...

    :eek: Damn, I figured you guys would have upgraded that system by now. I think I have my old CSI Inet version 1 manuals in my basement. I'll drop you an email tonight.

    -An old friend
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    Poll: I found this forum as one of the few that was...

    I found this forum as one of the few that was open and had some good info. Closing it up just turns it into another hidden group. I was able to look at the posts and contribute a bit, if it was...
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    What network/programming tools do you use or have...

    What network/programming tools do you use or have available?

    With Honeywell Care you can map from your Lon OAT sensor nvo to a CBus point in one project/network, use a global reference on a CBus...
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    Are you referring to binding between CHANNELS? ...

    Are you referring to binding between CHANNELS? If so you need to use a router to create a connection between channels you wish to bind between.

    You may want to look into some Lon training as this...
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    It is the same curve as a 20K PreCon thermistor...

    It is the same curve as a 20K PreCon thermistor Type IV model 42. www.preconusa.com
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    I work for a Honeywell independent rep and this...

    I work for a Honeywell independent rep and this is somewhat surprising. Honeywell definitely has a large number of Lonmark certified devices but I believe Bacnet devices would be a small list. I...
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    There are specific wiring rules for all types of...

    There are specific wiring rules for all types of networks, go outside them and problems will happen. State the facts to the customer. You can use shielded wire but there are some specifics about...
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    What controllers do you speak of by Honeywell? ...

    What controllers do you speak of by Honeywell? If you refer to companies under the Honeywell umbrella be specific.
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    I still wonder what he meant by "limited access...

    I still wonder what he meant by "limited access for future service options", I kind of nullified my question accidentally by placing the ilon statement after it.
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    What do you mean by "Limited access for future...

    What do you mean by "Limited access for future service options."?

    Honeywell distributes Ilons via their parts network giving reps some pricing advantages.
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    Don't short sell EBI/Symmetre. EBI is the branch...

    Don't short sell EBI/Symmetre. EBI is the branch version, Symmetre is the version for independants, EBI also certified for fire and security. The package can integrate a number of protocols...
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    Do you have the option to manually define Bacnet...

    Do you have the option to manually define Bacnet objects on your client side? If so, setup a few of each type and try that as a limited test. Do you have any Bacnet diagnostic tools such as Bacnet...
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    Download TZedit utility from Microsoft. ...

    Download TZedit utility from Microsoft.

    http://download.microsoft.com/download/5/8/a/58a208b7-7dc7-4bc7-8357-28e29cdac52f/TZEDIT.exe

    It will allow you to edit and create time zones in Windows...
  43. Thread: start

    by davetec
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    Understanding what you want to control and the...

    Understanding what you want to control and the attitude and aptitude to learn.
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    Two suggestions for you. 1. When you close any...

    Two suggestions for you.

    1. When you close any drawings in Lonmaker always answer YES at the prompt. Answering NO will cause a desynchronization between the drawing and LNS database if you have...
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    If your employer has spent alot of money on you...

    If your employer has spent alot of money on you in training is their intention to grow a controls department? It would definitely be a good idea to find out what the long term goal is.

    I'm all...
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    I program ddc controls full time where I work...

    I program ddc controls full time where I work now. I had been in a similar situation to yours working for a building management company and decided to try it on my own. The short of the long story...
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    Just click in the "remember me" checkbox when you...

    Just click in the "remember me" checkbox when you login the next time.
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    Did the electrician do an amperage check of all...

    Did the electrician do an amperage check of all the circuits in your electric panel? What you are experiencing could be a short circuit that is not exceeding the circuit breaker rating. This...
  49. Thread: Leaky ducts

    by davetec
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    I have found Home Depot and Lowes carry the metal...

    I have found Home Depot and Lowes carry the metal tape and were cheaper than retail price at a local HVAC supply house. Both had two types of the tape, the standard metal tape and metal tape with a...
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    I had a hard time finding a link as well until I...

    I had a hard time finding a link as well until I found out the actual name from someone who went there. Here is the link: http://www.turnerschool.com
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