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    Reminds me of those diversatech universal caps. ...

    Reminds me of those diversatech universal caps. You know. The ones that blew up and burned everything.

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    As far as I know you are on the right path. But...

    As far as I know you are on the right path. But I have indulged in 1 or 7 adult beverages so I might not make any sense... good luck.

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    I will only use long radius. Thats just how I...

    I will only use long radius. Thats just how I was taught. Showed up once with short because its all that was available and was told to go find the right ones. That was 15ish years ago.

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    I just had a single fail from 2019. My first...

    I just had a single fail from 2019. My first compressor failure on a system I've installed. Had a locked rotor and HS wouldn't free it up.

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  5. Lol. Thats more of the city life. S.F.,...

    Lol. Thats more of the city life. S.F., Oakland, San Jose, Richmond, Antioch... lol. But in all seriousness I am probably more conservative than anyone would guess coming from CA. Im honestly...
  6. I speak about enough Spanish to know when someone...

    I speak about enough Spanish to know when someone is talking trash. Or the first couple weeks of basic Spanish class... if I was to move which things are looking up. It wouldn't be until sept at...
  7. Thread: Vacuum Pumps

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    I have used my boss' tez8 and my jb7. To me on...

    I have used my boss' tez8 and my jb7. To me on the resi side its not worth the investment. My jb is only minutes behind the tez8. On the larger commercial stuff the tez 8 seams to run 30-40%...
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    This is wierd. Its like a soap opera show. Give...

    This is wierd. Its like a soap opera show. Give me the play by play.
    Sorry been out of work to long.

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  9. For sure. I've only had 2 employers in the 17...

    For sure. I've only had 2 employers in the 17 years I've done this. The guys you want you gotta poach.

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  10. What are the companies to stay away from? Who...

    What are the companies to stay away from? Who does VRF? Who does light commercial work? Isn't there some certificate that is needed to do hvac in TX?
    Here I primarily do custom homes and once in a...
  11. Ouch. Sorry bro. Sent from my SM-N960U...

    Ouch. Sorry bro.

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  12. Ahh. Is it still there? With the Paradise fire...

    Ahh. Is it still there? With the Paradise fire and all.

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  13. Looking for employment conversation in TX

    We are looking at homes somewhere between Waco and San Antonio. We have family in that area but I know nothing regarding employment in the area. I am looking to talk to someone about the area(s)...
  14. The parent company is well known here for a HIGH...

    The parent company is well known here for a HIGH turnover rate amongst techs. If you don't sell, you gone.

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  15. Due tell. I have gone as far north as Red Bluff....

    Due tell. I have gone as far north as Red Bluff.

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  16. Kevin Commieford is the cali version. Guess he...

    Kevin Commieford is the cali version. Guess he expanded north.

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  17. Santa Rosa and Muskogee ain't much different. ...

    Santa Rosa and Muskogee ain't much different.

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  18. No F'ing chance brother. They pay barely over...

    No F'ing chance brother. They pay barely over minimum wage. I think there top techs make 40-55k a year. Its more that they overly push sales and upgrades and that's where there "techs" make money...
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    As sooty stated it can be any number of issues...

    As sooty stated it can be any number of issues but it is an issue non the less and needs to be addressed. Guidance is not possible at this point without a ton of info. Our eyes, our ears, our hands...
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    You need to call your installing contractor back...

    You need to call your installing contractor back out to correct their mistakes.

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  21. Thread: Drink

    by Zamoramax
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    Macallan, Walker. Poor days Levit. Or if...

    Macallan, Walker. Poor days Levit. Or if quantity is what you want IPA your choice.

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    I haven't had a problem with smans since gen3 I...

    I haven't had a problem with smans since gen3 I believe. There max pressure was 500psig at that time and VRF installations were calling for 600psig testing. Apparently I wasn't the only one that...
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    [emoji2962]What they should have done is left the...

    [emoji2962]What they should have done is left the burner door off on the opposite side to keep it accessible. [emoji1787]

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    I'm all over the place for this trade. Jack of...

    I'm all over the place for this trade. Jack of all sides master to none(in my opinion). I know enough to know I dont know much. But apparently I know more that alot of others around me. Earlier I...
  25. I have about 250' that I just pulled off a job...

    I have about 250' that I just pulled off a job like that. I figured it was because it was another "Ikeler" house and the original Hack used oatey rubber roof jacks on a flat roof and set the...
  26. You're referring to the crow's feet right? 7 or...

    You're referring to the crow's feet right? 7 or so different sizes. That bugger is junk. The adjustable torque wrenches are all pretty much the same. But you are supposed to oil that bugger up. ...
  27. Can you give a good description of what it looks...

    Can you give a good description of what it looks like and possibly the stages? Seems like you've seen it enough to be able to tell and I would love to be able to say, HA! Next it will do/look like...
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    I believe Carrier is the only one out right now...

    I believe Carrier is the only one out right now to have a single phase heat recovery system. I dont know that it would suffice with the house size to this application. I repaired a R2 system that...
  29. Not yet. But I will only hear about it when he's...

    Not yet. But I will only hear about it when he's willing to let me know.

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  30. Yeah. Im making fun of the name and house. Ok...

    Yeah. Im making fun of the name and house. Ok looking house if that's your thing. Just watch out because water and electrical are run under the roofing.

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    Jake is 400 miles away. If this falls in his area...

    Jake is 400 miles away. If this falls in his area then I hope he pays for hotels and meals. Lol.

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    Best advise i can give is to get into contact...

    Best advise i can give is to get into contact with Mitsubishi or Daikin. They can give you contacts to there more reputable contractors. Most of my bigger jobs are referred to us from the dealer. ...
  33. I have cps' version of that one. I love it. Way...

    I have cps' version of that one. I love it. Way better than the click style with crows feet. The click style after a year or two started to stick and became a liability. The readout is nice. So...
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    Exact method I dont recall but its in the...

    Exact method I dont recall but its in the advanced settings. And the install book.

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    Is it possible it was previously used or...

    Is it possible it was previously used or installed. I had 2 out of the box that did that. I had to bypass it and do a factory reset and enter all the number sequences again. But after that it...
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    Naw... the ground is there. Lol. Oh the vent......

    Naw... the ground is there. Lol. Oh the vent... let's just not talk about that...

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    Ish. Its alot of space but 1 coil weighs 20ish...

    Ish. Its alot of space but 1 coil weighs 20ish lbs at $1.30/lb or whatever it is thats $20-$26 each.

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  38. I like them. The ones I have are only 6" so not...

    I like them. The ones I have are only 6" so not much in the way of leverage but it more than gets the job done and without issue.

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  39. I like the look of this one. I use channel locks...

    I like the look of this one. I use channel locks wide azz. It's got a wide grip with skinny jaws. Backing " flares can be a pain with a standard adjustable wrench.

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  40. I keep "-" nut drivers, "-" ratcheting combo...

    I keep "-" nut drivers, "-" ratcheting combo wrenches and ⁷/⁶"-" deep sockets. I have a full setup that stays with me but that's in my bag or pocket at all times.

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    I have a rolling tote for coils and some brute...

    I have a rolling tote for coils and some brute cans on wheels for copper and wire. That trip had about 10 bags full of wire and copper. But 500kcml and 3/0 had a lot of weight to my clean bare wire...
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    My last haul was about 200lbs clean bare wire,...

    My last haul was about 200lbs clean bare wire, 400lbs clean copper, 400lbs dirty, 400 lbs insulated wire and about 120lbs in coils. All in all about $3k. Over a year to save up and cashed in to...
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    They stopped requiring it when the copper thiefs...

    They stopped requiring it when the copper thiefs were running a muck. Now.... they just gave in because they set precedence.

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    I use coolgel and thermotrap. I think I like the...

    I use coolgel and thermotrap. I think I like the thermotrap more. It does a better job and tends to stay in place. The gel if to close will splatter.

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    Is that where Anne frank was hiding? Looks like...

    Is that where Anne frank was hiding? Looks like they had that set up for someone as a crash pad. Or rental. I have seen that.

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  46. Thread: KUV vs VAN

    by Zamoramax
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    The more room you have the more garbage you will...

    The more room you have the more garbage you will fill it with. I run a chevy 3500 standard cab with an 11ft enclosed bed, and I have zero space. If I got a bigger rig I would just look at the space...
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    I draw my stuff out but I typically work with...

    I draw my stuff out but I typically work with sped people that need clear pictures and possibly multiple angles of one fitting. Generally on graph paper and marked with a ruler.

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    Wana trade? Sent from my SM-N960U using...

    Wana trade?

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  49. Thread: Pipe wiper?

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    https://youtu.be/msPNhcCZMH4 Sent from my...

    https://youtu.be/msPNhcCZMH4

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    Yes... Yessss. Sent from my SM-N960U using...

    Yes... Yessss.

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