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  1. Agreed. And why is it always a Trane? ...

    Agreed.

    And why is it always a Trane? <g>

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    Sticky: This should be The Rule: Read Carefully and...

    This should be The Rule:

    Read Carefully and then Respond Slowly.
    Pause and Re-read what you wrote - Before you post.
    Consider the other guy.
    If you wouldn't say it to your friend - don't...
  3. Well; that's got me well beat. It does...

    Well; that's got me well beat. <g>

    It does make you wonder how that much accumulated before someone cut them off.

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  4. Try me.

    Try me.
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    Have your helper hold the shop vac hose next to...

    Have your helper hold the shop vac hose next to the blade as you cut.
  6. Do not micro-manage me - unless you know more...

    Do not micro-manage me - unless you know more than me don't try to tell me how things should go. Of course if you Do know more than me about something - jump right in: I am all ears. <g>

    Do not...
  7. If you stick them together with a bead of...

    If you stick them together with a bead of silicone caulk - that will stop happening.
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    Of course the foolish, the stupid, the uncaring,...

    Of course the foolish, the stupid, the uncaring, and the oblivious can eff up even the best of products and installations with their sloth and neglect - but that being true doesn't make EAC's not be...
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    Yes; wired to 120V and actuated whenever there...

    Yes; wired to 120V and actuated whenever there is any forced air flow through the return duct to the air handler or furnace.

    The air passages through an EAC are large and provide almost no...
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    Before and during much of the war Germans worked...

    Before and during much of the war Germans worked only the day shift. At five o'clock the factories closed and everybody went home. Weekends - no Germans worked. And the women were all supposed to...
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    That is a brilliant idea. I wonder if that Was...

    That is a brilliant idea. I wonder if that Was the concept in this case.

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    I think I am alone on this site in preferring...

    I think I am alone on this site in preferring electronic air cleaners to any other type of air filter. And they generate their own powerful 'static' charge to clean the air without ever restricting...
  13. One time I was doing some work for the US Navy in...

    One time I was doing some work for the US Navy in a gigantic (former) airplane hanger / test area. While on site another company was tearing down some offices in the same space. The offices had...
  14. That's a good idea - I hadn't considered using a...

    That's a good idea - I hadn't considered using a three stage thermostat.

    I used to set up boilers the way I described. On larger houses where there was enough load to make two boilers...
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    It is - this is how the bastards lure you into...

    It is - this is how the bastards lure you into their no-alcohol cult. Oh at first, sure: it's just a casual get-together - but then, after you relax, they spring their trap on you and before you...
  16. I would use the method you mention to do the...

    I would use the method you mention to do the stage cycling. But I would also want to alter the lead/lag order as well / switch the stages: one for the other.

    Because if the 33% was always stage...
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    Stay in your house and never go out. Order all...

    Stay in your house and never go out. Order all required supplies to be delivered and always leave them all outside your house for 12 hours before bringing them in.

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  18. You could install two entirely separate...

    You could install two entirely separate independent systems. With HV systems (like Unico) the dual ducts systems and registers would be easy accomplish.

    What would be nice would be to make them...
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    I know a woman who works in a hospital OR...

    I know a woman who works in a hospital OR department. A couple months ago she gave me several boxes of gloves and a box of masks. I questioned why she could not get a replacement mask for herself...
  20. That line was originally painted, wasn't it? ...

    That line was originally painted, wasn't it?

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    You seem to keep including additional facts as...

    You seem to keep including additional facts as you go along. <g>



    What factor of system operation would dictate that the cooling coil would perpetually continue to discharge air at 55?
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    Agreed - but my question is: Why would it stay...

    Agreed - but my question is: Why would it stay the same if the cooling system is continuing to remove moisture from the air?

    If the system was removing moisture as it cooled down TO 75 -...
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    What stops the coil from removing moisture below...

    What stops the coil from removing moisture below a certain temperature? In this case 75. If the cooling system was removing moisture until the space temperature was 75 - why wouldn't it continue...
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    With the same logic which dictates separate AC...

    With the same logic which dictates separate AC systems for the first and second floors (which is that the applications are substantially different) - I'd like to mention that the two jobs that need...
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    All comfort cooling is high temperature...

    All comfort cooling is high temperature refrigeration.
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    But isn't sentence #4 false? As there is no...

    But isn't sentence #4 false?

    As there is no humidity control mentioned - the 'design' would be based on temperature control. Which makes the end-result RH% a by-product of the cooling function.
    ...
  27. Is the machine level? Do they ever move it to...

    Is the machine level?

    Do they ever move it to clean?
  28. The consideration-weighting for me with any heat...

    The consideration-weighting for me with any heat pump is the idea of perhaps Having to replace it in the middle of the winter.

    Anywhere below the Mason-Dixon Line I'd lean towards doing the...
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    Everybody who works with me always wants either a...

    Everybody who works with me always wants either a coffee break or a lunch break.
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    I first heard of her a good while ago while...

    I first heard of her a good while ago while discussing the vaccination / anti vaccination arguments with various home schoolers. I'm sorry but I don't have anything from that on this computer. But...
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    I have been installing a bright white metal roof....

    I have been installing a bright white metal roof. During the install lots of people have approached me. Some about getting me to install a metal roof for them - and others seeking employment...
  32. You should come shake hands with me.

    You should come shake hands with me. <g>
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    There's no scholarly consensus on religion? ...

    There's no scholarly consensus on religion?

    Oh, Oh, Oh; I get it; Good One!

    "I tried to lookup a scholarly take on it but it seems that there isn't a consensus."

    <g>

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    It wasn't any secret - I have been stating that...

    It wasn't any secret - I have been stating that truth for many years. Sometimes on this exact forum.

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    The described circumstance and desires just...

    The described circumstance and desires just seemed to parallel a question from some time last year. That's why I asked.

    I see that your post count is only 2 - so this question had to be...
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    Is anyone here running an electric truck ?

    Is anyone here running an electric truck ?
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    Is anyone here using an electric truck? Any...

    Is anyone here using an electric truck?

    Any Other than Tesla I mean.
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    Didn't you ask this exact same question last...

    Didn't you ask this exact same question last year?

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    If your hose wasn't connected to evacuate - why...

    If your hose wasn't connected to evacuate - why would there be any nitrogen in the system? How did it get in there?

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    Why did you replace the first one you bought? ...

    Why did you replace the first one you bought?

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  41. Monitoring the refrigerant pressures while steam...

    Monitoring the refrigerant pressures while steam cleaning the coils might be an interesting experiment.
  42. Thread: WTF

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    You are envying the Wrong instead of focusing on...

    You are envying the Wrong instead of focusing on Being the Right.
  43. Everything worked fine - before the engine was...

    Everything worked fine - before the engine was replaced. When I first got the van back there was no air from the dash vents. I went back to the shop and the engine installer cursed and struggled...
  44. You could install a 5 ton R-410 condensing unit...

    You could install a 5 ton R-410 condensing unit and charge it with R-407C. That would give you about 38,000 BTU's. No other system changes needed.

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    Is the capacitor shorted? Or does it read as...

    Is the capacitor shorted? Or does it read as having it's rated uf capacity?

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  46. Here's The Story - I have a daughter who had...

    Here's The Story -

    I have a daughter who had a vacation planned in Georgia for April. I agreed to fly up to NJ to care for her son while she was gone. I bought airline tickets for some...
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    I see we have a clear winner - give this man a...

    I see we have a clear winner - give this man a whole Box of cigars!
  48. Right near / behind the suction accumulator is a...

    Right near / behind the suction accumulator is a black 'thing' with thumb-sized rubber hoses attached to the top. On the side of that black thing is a smaller black plastic cylinder. A very small...
  49. Well; yes. If the air flow was low the suction...

    Well; yes. If the air flow was low the suction pressure would drop. But that is pretty much my point - the anti-frosting low pressure control should then open. And then remain open until the...
  50. OK; there Was a pocket chart in this desk - had...

    OK; there Was a pocket chart in this desk - had to check a different drawer.

    22 lbs. of R-134 is 20F. And if the cut-in is in fact; 40 lbs (which is 35 F.) that would seem to be about correct...
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