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    1975 start up

    Poor thing has a few fatal leak's, hate to she her go but she may get changed out in the near future. We may be starting a teardown on one just like it next week, I just might post some pics for ya'll.


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    (((PEACE IS THAT BRIEF MOMENT IN HISTORY WHERE EVERYBODY STANDS AROUND RELOADING)))

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    Nice pics of some history. Got any videos of it starting?

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    I do, but for some reason my phone would not let me send it, it said file to large but its only about 15 seconds

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    That thing spins??!!! so what is it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AlexxxG View Post
    That thing spins??!!! so what is it?
    Centrifugal water chiller
    It's hard to stop a Trane. but I have made one helluva living keeping them going.

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    Quote Originally Posted by david912 View Post
    I do, but for some reason my phone would not let me send it, it said file to large but its only about 15 seconds
    Might have to upload to youtube and paste a link here (or ask a nearby teenager )

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    both are very good ideas! Ill see what i can figure out

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    Sweet! Old CVHB, looks like around 1200TR. Classic design Trane revisited for the new CVHS.
    The key to happiness is lower expectations.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rjk_cmh View Post
    Nice pics of some history. Got any videos of it starting?
    I will try to simulate it for you. Here goes.

    dunk dunk booooooOOOOOOOOOOOoooooooWOOOOOOOP dunk dunk dunk WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA AAAAAAAAAAAAA
    EEEP!!! EEEEEP!!! EEEEEEEEP!!! PSSSHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH

    ::faint whirring in the background:: *click* PSST *click* ::faint whirring continues:: *click* PSST *click*
    The key to happiness is lower expectations.

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    Bench grinder unit from a bygone era when the men were men and the sheep were scared...Big boy stuff is the best. Makes me wonder why anyone would want to do residential...
    "If history repeats itself I am so getting a dinosaur"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tech Rob View Post
    Sweet! Old CVHB, looks like around 1200TR. Classic design Trane revisited for the new CVHS.
    I think it predates Trane's use of CVHA/B/E/F/S model numbers. I'm thinking it's a CTV.

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    Awesome! Thanks for sharing David.

    A full view of that startup log would be nice...

    David, do you know where that startup tech is now? Still working, retired,...?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hrdworkingacguy View Post
    Big boy stuff is the best. Makes me wonder why anyone would want to do residential...
    Probably because seeing something like that for the first time would make the average tech poop his pants....

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