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    Sticky: Poll: "other" being facilities management.

    "other" being facilities management.
  2. After reading all four pages I figured it was...

    After reading all four pages I figured it was time for me to weigh in...

    This sounds to me like Tracer Summit's Chiller Plant Control was not configured properly from the beginning. If non-Trane...
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    Thanks for the clarification controldude...I can...

    Thanks for the clarification controldude...I can live with ARCNet for the time being, at least, until I can afford to upgrade to an x so that I can do the bacnet/IP thing :)
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    Hey apprentice3, I have two BMTS's and I can...

    Hey apprentice3,

    I have two BMTS's and I can tell you without any doubt that you absolutely CAN NOT communicate from your front end (computer) with the BCU via ethernet. I have been fighting this...
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    So, I know I'm a few years behind on this thread,...

    So, I know I'm a few years behind on this thread, and I would love to see the final solution to the problem...I also hope jogas has come a lot further in his PCL programming skills :-D That being...
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    LEED Building Questions

    OK, so I realize this thread is well over three years old and hasn't seen any action for a long time, but I'm seeing a couple of you who seem to have a real good knowledge of UFAD systems, Carnak &...
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    I acquired E-ware for my employer which is a...

    I acquired E-ware for my employer which is a government agency, so I wouldn't be able to sell it...sorry.
  8. What do you think of a 23XL Screw Chiller?

    I posted a similar question here http://hvac-talk.com/vbb/showthread.php?t=406432, and would prefer responses that don't need to be shared by the general public to be posted there. Obviously, you...
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    I ROFLed on that one...yeah, it was a bad joke!!!

    I ROFLed on that one...yeah, it was a bad joke!!!
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    QA's Job Title

    Do you think the guy at the end of the assembly line at the Tickle Me Elmo factory is called an Elmo Test Tickler?
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    I agree...you'll be back for the same problem...

    I agree...you'll be back for the same problem before too long, if you haven't already been back. I've seen much worse filters without equipment having problems. I'll bet the coil is stopped up with...
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    So, are you suggesting that the front door of the...

    So, are you suggesting that the front door of the restaurant opening constantly during business hours is NOT giving you enough air exchange to satisfy ASHRAE's requirement for fresh air? How about...
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    Well...nothing seems to be working. I've tried...

    Well...nothing seems to be working. I've tried everything that has been suggested and still get a print queue full. And to add on to the problem, if I select "F - Print Routines" from the PCL...
  14. Thread: Sectra help

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    Did a Google search for "Sectra Zoning...

    Did a Google search for "Sectra Zoning controller"...page 26 of this document http://www.in-group.name/downloads/a/60/z/ehb_sectra_0210.pdf should get you pointed in the right direction. You might...
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    10-4 Thanks everyone...I'll post results...

    10-4

    Thanks everyone...I'll post results either way.
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    Hmmmmm....just might work....but I'm sure I've...

    Hmmmmm....just might work....but I'm sure I've used the printer many times before and after trying to print upcm stuff. I'll give it a try when I go back to work on Tuesday :D

    Also, I was...
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    Hey madhat...I think YOU might BE the helper!!!!!...

    Hey madhat...I think YOU might BE the helper!!!!! JK, been there, done that! The day will come when you are the one asking the questions, pointing the finger, signing the paycheck...if you stick...
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    I'll have to go back and look at the selected...

    I'll have to go back and look at the selected options. Thing is, this is a new problem...I've printed plenty of times in UPCM Edit, now I can't. I've talked to one of the local Trane BAS guys and...
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    I have one...got myself a small, clip on bag from...

    I have one...got myself a small, clip on bag from Home Depot to carry the "essentials". After hauling the backpack around with ALL my tools in it I went home at night with my back aching too much. ...
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    Page 6-1, about 3/4 down the page... ...

    Page 6-1, about 3/4 down the page...

    http://touro.ligo-la.caltech.edu/~ospjeld/HEPI_Documentation_Website/HEPI_Main_Page/pdfs/GEI_100364C.pdf

    How to reset is on page 6-2
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    Seeking Old School Trane Guru

    I have an older Summit system with several UPCMs. I routinely edit the UPCMs with UPCM Edit. I would like to print all of my PCL routines so that I can scrutinize them without having UPCM Edit...
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    You'll have to purchase Rover software from...

    You'll have to purchase Rover software from Trane. Be forewarned...they are not going to be very enthusiastic about getting the software to you if you are not a trusted Trane dealer. And, if you...
  23. This is actually a concern of mine...I usually...

    This is actually a concern of mine...I usually set the tower at 78° for the centrifugal and 80° for the screw. The valve is a mixing/balancing valve...I would have to verify the position its in at...
  24. There was an additional 76,176 square feet added...

    There was an additional 76,176 square feet added to the load. That additional square footage is an historic building which houses historical archives material and therefore must maintain stringent...
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    Excellent description of the DEFROST CYCLE... ...

    Excellent description of the DEFROST CYCLE...

    There is a physical loop in the piping of the outdoor unit which does some kind of funky looping of the hot gas between the inlet (heating mode) of...
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    In my application there is the distinct...

    In my application there is the distinct possibility that the system(s) will operate in cooling mode during low ambient conditions. The freeze stat prevents the compressor from running if the inside...
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    All good suggestions...and probably correct...it...

    All good suggestions...and probably correct...it just seems awful coincidental that two units at the same site, where there is only three units, have the same symptoms. Also, there is no bi-flow...
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    Trane 7.5 Ton Split Heat Pump

    I have two commercial split system heat pumps, one is a 7.5 ton M#TWA090A300BB and one 10 ton M#TWA120A300BB. Both units are doing the same thing. When there is a call for heat the compressor comes...
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    Original diagnosis of this problem was a bad...

    Original diagnosis of this problem was a bad transformer...changed out the transformer with a factory replacement only to find someone had let the smoke out of one of the capacitors on the board. ...
  30. I just read Irishmist's article in the HVAC-Talk...

    I just read Irishmist's article in the HVAC-Talk news letter. It was a good article and I enjoyed the insight. However, I'd like to put an angle on the "sales commission" aspect that you may not...
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    What version of Summit are you working with? ...

    What version of Summit are you working with? What kind of sequencing are you needing to program? i.e. Chiller/Boiler programs, pump scheduling, occupied/unoccupied?

    These are things we are going...
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    I agree. I have several facilities with Summit,...

    I agree. I have several facilities with Summit, several with Tracker, and one with Tracer 100i. I'm fortunate enough to have some friends in the controls department of the local Trane...that helps...
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    osiyo, great novel, jk :) Something you didn't...

    osiyo, great novel, jk :)

    Something you didn't mention is memory...

    My system is maxed out at 512K, if it were up to me I would have at least 1 meg. Some of my front end pages are very...
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    You and about every other tech who has to deal...

    You and about every other tech who has to deal with Summit!

    You are going to have to get in good with your Trane dealer and prove to him that you are worthy of paying the unreal price to take the...
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    I don't get the joke from the other two...

    I don't get the joke from the other two responses...I have a Dell with a pentium III running Windows XP Pro. I have Tracer Summit 16 and the complete Rover compliment. Rover Comm5 IS LonWorks, the...
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    I looked at your web page... First, the...

    I looked at your web page...

    First, the graphics are nice and the information shown is good, but if you are trying to break ground and present a revolutionary new way of monitoring HVAC equipment...
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    jtricor...post the other way! I've paid way too...

    jtricor...post the other way! I've paid way too much money for my Summit system to have ANY outside force come in and change what I've worked so hard on. So if there is another way to get into...
  38. Thread: Zen

    by ts ac tech
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    ...and the art of HVAC repair??????

    ...and the art of HVAC repair??????
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    I got a brand new Fluke for my wife...best trade...

    I got a brand new Fluke for my wife...best trade I ever made!!!!
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    Forget the phone line...put that computer on the...

    Forget the phone line...put that computer on the office network. Leave it on 24/7, access it from anywhere in the world, from any computer, using secure service like PCanywhere or (what I use)...
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    Well, I know absolutely nothing about plasma...

    Well, I know absolutely nothing about plasma tv's...but I have heard that the plasma has to be refilled after two or three years of use. And that it costs about $2000.00 to refill it. Maybe after...
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    This brings up a good point...Trane Service (One...

    This brings up a good point...Trane Service (One Trane, right!) thinks they are the only ones in the world with the ability to have high tech knowledge of computer related tools for the HVAC...
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    I just got one of these Tracer Summit systems...

    I just got one of these Tracer Summit systems with the BCU display...got the software loaded on the laptop and am getting the complete Rover package, software and hardware, loaded today. While I do...
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    Excellant points, hvt, which I will be looking...

    Excellant points, hvt, which I will be looking at. However, my service contract provider is supposed to do a thorough cleaning and inspection, total teardown of boiler, every year and report any...
  45. Thread: RS233 RS485

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    WOW!!!!!!! We've just been schooled!!!! And I...

    WOW!!!!!!!

    We've just been schooled!!!! And I mean that with the utmost respect...thanks osiyo!!!

    Now, as to incontrol's question...we need to know what Trane system you want to hook up to. ...
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    O.K. So it is completely a factory setup...are...

    O.K.

    So it is completely a factory setup...are you suggesting I completely re-pipe the boiler in such a way as to bring the gas valve and actuator OUTSIDE the boiler cab?????

    I like the idea......
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    Yes, mdp, this is a gas valve actuator. It is...

    Yes, mdp, this is a gas valve actuator. It is controlling the gas to the flame of the boiler...the boiler is heating the water for the heating system.

    slimwoodie, to my knowledge, this is the...
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    O.K. So I've got a brand new Summit system, v15...

    O.K. So I've got a brand new Summit system, v15 with SP1, will be upgrading to 16 as soon as the CD gets in. Among the verious other things the system is monitoring and controlling, it is...
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    I have two Raypacks Model #H2-1631, input Btu/hr...

    I have two Raypacks Model #H2-1631, input Btu/hr 1,630,00, with Honeywell V9055A 1055 Fluid Power Actuator and Honeywell T991E 1018 Temperature Controller. They are set up as 100% redundant boilers...
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    FYI!!!!! Trane is now offering an upgrade for...

    FYI!!!!!

    Trane is now offering an upgrade for FREE!!!! Of course, you have to pay them to install the upgrade, but it goes all the way back to version 11 of Summit!!! I didn't know the word...
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