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  1. very nice!

    very nice!
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    The first thing is hire an accountant, Get a...

    The first thing is hire an accountant, Get a total on how much money you have to make monthly to not only pay for all the business expences but also your personal expenses. You must know your cost of...
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    I think Billary and Obama insane should be more...

    I think Billary and Obama insane should be more worried about those 4000 troops still in the Balkins before they play games and screw up all the great work we have done in Irag and Afganistan.
    ...
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    Maybe that's the problem, the illegals are not...

    Maybe that's the problem, the illegals are not back from winter vacation.
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    was the system stella before adding the bonus...

    was the system stella before adding the bonus room? was it balanced?
    regardless no system should just be replaced without a manual j load calculation, as for the duct, you must have that...
  6. See for yourself ...

    See for yourself

    http://www.hvac-talk.com/vbb/showthread.php?t=133420
  7. And it's official, The can has been opened!:D

    And it's official, The can has been opened!:D
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    AGGREED! twice the cost to purchace? better...

    AGGREED!
    twice the cost to purchace? better check again!!!!!, plus, by the time you put it on its own breaker, run a dedicated line, forget about it! Steam is great, but IMO not needed for the...
  9. Thread: Csst

    by bonafide
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    Plus trac pipe has higher EHD, at least thats the...

    Plus trac pipe has higher EHD, at least thats the way it used to be over gastite. been using trac pipe for years, I still like to break out the old power threader on those show case your talent jobs...
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    I just sold something like my 18 th one today to...

    I just sold something like my 18 th one today to Mr. Sloan in Lakehurst Nj.
    Its weird how almost everytime I come on HVAC-TALK I sell one. Guess I better start becoming more regular.:D

    My...
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    just asking that type of question scares me. ...

    just asking that type of question scares me.

    Some of those heatalators have heat exchangers, some in the actual vent pipe, thats different from removing a flue damper or smoke damper. More over,...
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    That is a question that will open up a thousand...

    That is a question that will open up a thousand can's.

    If you really want to save money on gas insulate and seal, including ductwork.
    Have a pro who is going to check temp rise, gas inlet...
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    No load calc no sale. use approved gas chimney...

    No load calc no sale. use approved gas chimney liner, if you can go 90 % or better do it. I have replaced 100,000 btu furnaces with 75,000 btu furnaces and have never ever had anyone complain of poor...
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    Doesn't matter how old someone may have bumped it...

    Doesn't matter how old someone may have bumped it with forklift or something
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    I had a service call saturday where the customer...

    I had a service call saturday where the customer actually drove to the supply house and purchased the correct relay for the power vent blower.
    The only thing he couldn't do was figure the wiring,...
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    Hot water coil must be getting its water from a...

    Hot water coil must be getting its water from a domestic type water heater with a seperate heat exchanger? I would toss up maybe replace with heat pump and use hot water coil for emergency heat if...
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    Make sure unit is level, check vent for blockage,...

    Make sure unit is level, check vent for blockage, GL
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    Package Unit, and outdoor appliance which...

    Package Unit, and outdoor appliance which incorporates both the gas fired unit and the air conditioning unit into a single appliance. (not split)
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    Do yourself a favor and buy a set of Eiklor logs,...

    Do yourself a favor and buy a set of Eiklor logs, IMO the best vented log set ever made. Sounds like the logs were either never installed correctly or the new burner has the incorrect firing rate....
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    Sorry Moderator, its been some time,thought I was...

    Sorry Moderator, its been some time,thought I was in pro forum:eek:
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    check the drain from the furnace secondary heat...

    check the drain from the furnace secondary heat exchanger and inducer motor. check all the drains and especially check pvc venting for dips on horizontal runs that can hold water. check the manual to...
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    If your not sure what they are don't touch them....

    If your not sure what they are don't touch them. too much liability in these little appliances. Think of Log sets as a little dog with great big teeth. Sell them a new set of Eiklor Vented five...
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    You should call a licienced building contractor...

    You should call a licienced building contractor and pay him for his advise on this matter before removing that chimney. Chimney are load bearing upon themselves and not the structure, but I have seen...
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    Poll: What better way of checking water column than...

    What better way of checking water column than with a Water Manometer. I Purchased a very expensive digital and I THINK! its under the seat of my truck somewhere. I own four water manometers, and will...
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    This is such an excellent example of how IMO and...

    This is such an excellent example of how IMO and others that the mod furnace excells in comfort, quietness "if there is such a word" and downright flat out customer satisfaction. Two stages are good...
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    Modulating furnaces are the best, but duct...

    Modulating furnaces are the best, but duct configuration is most important. We have installed many of these furnaces over the years, and so far we have only had to replace two control boards due to...
  27. Thread: right to work

    by bonafide
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    READ, READ AND READ SOME MORE! be good at what...

    READ, READ AND READ SOME MORE! be good at what you do and you will not have to worry about the right to work thing. Just my thoughts.;)
  28. Thread: Hearthman

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    I've seen so much worse than that. That looks...

    I've seen so much worse than that. That looks like a 30 year old installation installed by one of those old propane techs, :D . As long as you was not their for that, and its not leaking, let it go.
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    We don't respond to any calls after 8 pm. We're...

    We don't respond to any calls after 8 pm. We're on call to 8 pm for 7 days, after 8 its time to crack a cold one of something.:D
  30. Sounds like electrical problem, could be several...

    Sounds like electrical problem, could be several different things,bad t-stat wire. transformer, ect. check voltage at primary side between neutral and hot not ground and hot, check voltage on...
  31. Thread: Gas lites

    by bonafide
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    That is probally the only appliance I have not...

    That is probally the only appliance I have not worked on. I have however disconnected a lot of leaking ones.
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    I know it is, but unfortunatly true. :(

    I know it is, but unfortunatly true. :(
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    You do realize that its only a matter of time...

    You do realize that its only a matter of time before the big dogs come out on this subject. Personally I only use attic fans after carefully evaluating that proper ventalation is present to support...
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    I wish I could get 830 on a pool heater, I...

    I wish I could get 830 on a pool heater, I wouldn't change a thing:D
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    Oh no, not another attic fan and flex duct...

    Oh no, not another attic fan and flex duct thead:(
    this augt to be interesting:rolleyes:
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    Never caused any significant damage but I did...

    Never caused any significant damage but I did piss off a plumber by running a gas line to a furnace before he got there. The customer was not home at the time and I needed to fire off the unit, it...
  37. Thread: Accusations

    by bonafide
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    Well after I fix 40 or so units my head gets a...

    Well after I fix 40 or so units my head gets a little swollen, So I come on here to get my bubble busted and then I'm back to normal. She kinda likes when I come on here, LOL, I'm just trying to add...
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    United or Johnstone. I sold two more systems...

    United or Johnstone. I sold two more systems since this i last replied to this thread and a few split systems. We are working seven days a week now and I am taking a break tonight from the office...
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    Why ask a question that you already seem to know...

    Why ask a question that you already seem to know the answer too? My company offers a free two year service contract on all new Hvac equipment. I hope that doesnt sound defensive or sensitive to you....
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    Installed another heat pump split today, I'm up...

    Installed another heat pump split today, I'm up to 8 units installed now. I know I still a newbie when it comes to these units, but I gotta say, I'm completely and totally impressed. The 33 with...
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    I hear that, I got an Ibenez acoustic & play a...

    I hear that, I got an Ibenez acoustic & play a little E,A and B. ;)
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    That is exactly what I have been looking for. ...

    That is exactly what I have been looking for.
    Thank you very much:)
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    Rapid, Thanks Slim, have you ever done any...

    Rapid, Thanks Slim, have you ever done any installs of these type units?
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    It's going to be new building like a giant tent....

    It's going to be new building like a giant tent. The heater is not supposed to inflate its to heat with. However, it is possible to over pressurize the interior since the burner does utilize a...
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    Air Rotation Heaters

    Looking for some good information on 1.7 million btu heater for some open rec buildings. So far I got Johnson and Weather Rite. I've seen some horrible problems with poor air quality and condensation...
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    The rev Al gets exposed

    It was very, very nice to see the Mr. Sharp ton up against the barrage of tong slinging. Thanks to Sean. What is this guy going to run or something?
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    It's a shame; you have to wonder how they can...

    It's a shame; you have to wonder how they can call themselves "professionals".

    I ordered a set of logs from a hearth store and was told 3 weeks ago they had them in stock, I asked them twice to...
  48. Thread: A/C add on

    by bonafide
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    Nice, its always good to see quality workmanship,...

    Nice, its always good to see quality workmanship, makes me a better installer.
    Is that bubble wrap your using? I have been using alot of that also if it is, if its not, do you like to use insulation...
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    Well said, Mitsubishi is another great brand, I...

    Well said, Mitsubishi is another great brand, I love the ceiling mount units they offer with the oscilating fan louvers. ;)
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    They are great, (IMO) some have built in...

    They are great, (IMO) some have built in electronic air filters. I just installed a three indoor unit system heat pump 15 seer. The customer saved a bundle and recieved high efficient units. their...
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