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  1. Mike3, Do the Units have the Protonode for...

    Mike3,
    Do the Units have the Protonode for BACnet integration ?
    From your comment " ... stop getting the occupancy command from us." I take it that you're connected in some manner.

    The last one...
  2. TheGasMac, Well sir, I have made it to about...

    TheGasMac,
    Well sir, I have made it to about page 48 at this point. So far, with the exception of phraseology and metric conversions, I think you have put together a pretty good course.

    I would...
  3. pecmsg, If PHM had ask if the OP spoke Swahili...

    pecmsg,
    If PHM had ask if the OP spoke Swahili would you ask the same question ?:toetap:
  4. Thread: Facebook find

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    Interesting find however I don't do "Facebook",...

    Interesting find however I don't do "Facebook", on purpose.
    Even that group title does not make we want to start either but it does look interesting, maybe.
  5. Thread: Geek quotes

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    When I was an apprentice I was helping replace...

    When I was an apprentice I was helping replace some pumps on a Resi Hydronic system with about 10-12 zone valves on it.
    The guy I was working with complained about how the wires were all coiled up...
  6. Thread: Geek quotes

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    More correctly "Once you let the smoke out of a...

    More correctly "Once you let the smoke out of a motor no amount of electricity will make it run again".
  7. Well..... That is almost like comparing Robin...

    Well.....
    That is almost like comparing Robin Williams and Jeff Foxworthy. Different styles but both LMHO funny.

    PHM seems to have more stories but TT is building his library.
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    Day Jobs ? Did you mean "Have jobs at all" ? ...

    Day Jobs ? Did you mean "Have jobs at all" ?
    Problem is that at some point in the process they (the Dip wads tearing statues down/other folks stuff up) are either "Entitled" to tear stuff up and if...
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    Was that on purpose ? Funny in any case.

    Was that on purpose ? Funny in any case.
  10. Thread: Air Flow

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    S.W.A.G. Scientific Wild A$$ed Guess may be more...

    S.W.A.G.
    Scientific Wild A$$ed Guess may be more like it.
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    About 14 years ago we did the controls on a new...

    About 14 years ago we did the controls on a new Police Station. It had massive OSA Requirements so every VAV box had a Hot Water Reheat coil. Balancer had verified all the Coil and Air flows and set...
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    LunaTech, Ask the moderators to move this to the...

    LunaTech,
    Ask the moderators to move this to the "Controls" section. You'll likely get better response there.

    Just for the record, in the Controls world "Communication Wires" usually refers to a...
  13. Joonas, 1. Change your filter every 30-60...

    Joonas,

    1. Change your filter every 30-60 days.
    2. DO not buy FilxTrete brand filters.
    3. Call a Licensed and insured HVAC service company.

    Do not send a check, I'll take mine in Gold or...
  14. CtrlShft, If you're dealing with the old TE-6700...

    CtrlShft,
    If you're dealing with the old TE-6700 series wall sensor you'll need to get a replacement that has a 1000 Ohm Nickel sensor element and a 0-2000 Ohm Resistive Pot.
    JCI still sells the...
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    Obvious question but.... Tuning Policies ???...

    Obvious question but.... Tuning Policies ???
    Never touched a Distech Jace or controller but that was my 1st thought.

    Lack of tuning policies has kicked my butt in the past.
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    Don't pat yourself on the back just yet. Did the...

    Don't pat yourself on the back just yet. Did the Screwdriver get put away after you got sidetracked looking for that battery:whistle: ?
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    Look at DigiKey, they have almost everything it...

    Look at DigiKey, they have almost everything it seems.
    I think the P/N is an "ED1849-ND" for the 2 Pin and "ED1850-ND" for the 3 pin. I have sticky notes on my DigiKey catalog for those.
    Might be...
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    Ditto to what both klrogers and #1Fellah said. ...

    Ditto to what both klrogers and #1Fellah said.

    The energy folks (Sustainability Managers) and the CxA's always want that crap ton of "Data" so they can make someone else analyze it for "Energy...
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    Going to a Restaurant and having a nice dinner...

    Going to a Restaurant and having a nice dinner with the grown children.
    Flying almost 2 states away and visiting the Grand Kids.
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    There are a bunch out there. Most start with "DIY...

    There are a bunch out there. Most start with "DIY something or other" . The ones I have looked at have 2 or 3 people that actually know what they are talking about and with whole bunch of Super Handy...
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    The UtiliShelf Plus w/3 magnets works great if...

    The UtiliShelf Plus w/3 magnets works great if you have steel to "Stick" it to. Very compact but they are a bit pricey, about a Buck 30 as I recall. I put a sheet of news paper between it and...
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    Cats can be cool ! I can't remember where I got...

    Cats can be cool !
    I can't remember where I got this,

    "Dogs have owners",
    "Cats have Staff" !
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    Simux, ACI P/N A/1K-NI-S-GD. There are other...

    Simux,
    ACI P/N A/1K-NI-S-GD. There are other options like a Plastic Box etc. Used them for years.
    Install tip; mount on "clean pipe" and dab a bit of Anti-Seize (poor mans Conductive compound) or...
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    Past experience with Designers got me to the...

    Past experience with Designers got me to the point where I will ask "Can you help me understand the correct method to do XXXXX. I may be using the wrong process".

    That only works about 50% of the...
  25. To respond to the OP, Yes, HVAC/R as well as...

    To respond to the OP,
    Yes, HVAC/R as well as other skilled "Trades (professions in my mind)" are essential per PPD-21.
    We just got our "Travel Papers" yesterday. I just hope to high heaven we we...
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    And they also run Half Duplex. Haven't touched an...

    And they also run Half Duplex. Haven't touched an NCM in several years but I might recall something now that you've sparked the synapses . Most of the important stuff has been suggested.
    You do have...
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    Refer636, Order the MW-MTOOL-6. It's the...

    Refer636,
    Order the MW-MTOOL-6. It's the "upgrade" version and cost about 1/2 of the -0 one.
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    Numba, I wouldn't recommend even trying to fix...

    Numba,
    I wouldn't recommend even trying to fix the situation. You need to know that the VMA is a configurable device, you can't really "get under the hood" on them. Comments below in red.
  29. Thread: N2 issues

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    Reefer636, Ask the Moderators to move this to...

    Reefer636,
    Ask the Moderators to move this to the "Controls" forum.

    BTW, you can't "discover" N2 points with Niagara however you can use the Import Manager and the PRN file to generate them.
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    Try connecting directly to the IOM with either a...

    Try connecting directly to the IOM with either a BTCVT or an IP/MSTP router.
    This may be a mis-match of firmware between the FEC and IOM(s).
    My previous experience was to that I had to update the...
  31. Thread: Just Wondering

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    I found this place by accident many years ago...

    I found this place by accident many years ago because we were doing Beta Testing for a Hdwr. developer (who is a Pro Member here).

    I enjoy H-Talk as a huge resource. I contribute when I can.

    A...
  32. Thread: Just Wondering

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    My guesses; 1. "Guests" are looking for...

    My guesses;
    1. "Guests" are looking for assistance or help.
    2. Members typically have daytime jobs and "visit" (logon) after hours.
    3. Many regular "Guests" may have been members that got Banned...
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    Matt787, What version of PrismII are you running...

    Matt787,
    What version of PrismII are you running ? Most current is 4.8.6. You should be able to download that from the AZ2 web site.
    As Paul mentioned/asked, have you Logged into the Application ?...
  34. Jayguy, I remember seeing Sequence's that called...

    Jayguy,
    I remember seeing Sequence's that called for that exact type of control. My big question, which still pretty much remains unanswered to this point is, can that strategy co-exist with DP...
  35. Wayne, Here's my take on your question; I...

    Wayne,
    Here's my take on your question;
    I believe that the function of DP control of large(er) hydronic loops/systems is to maintain the correct flow at all of the connected coils.
    With that as a...
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    Back in the early 90's we had an 87' Dodge...

    Back in the early 90's we had an 87' Dodge Caravan with the 2.6L Mitsubushi engine in it. After a trip to the Mid West to visit relatives I had flown home (for Work) and the Wife and Kids were...
  37. Thread: New Member

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    Glidewell, Welcome to H-Talk. Simply put,...

    Glidewell,
    Welcome to H-Talk.
    Simply put, "That's the rules".
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    VAEngineer, I can't tell you what a "Control's...

    VAEngineer,
    I can't tell you what a "Control's Programmer " classification is. I do know that most of the Controls Installers (in this area) get classified as either (this is location/jurisdiction...
  39. Like Crazzy said, "Know your product...Know your...

    Like Crazzy said, "Know your product...Know your competition..."

    We rep 3 brands and stock 2 of them. Know your stock and your applications. As in, customer wants a 2Hp 460 drive but you don't...
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    I admit, I don't like change but there is a...

    I admit, I don't like change but there is a saying, "The only thing constant is change".

    There are 2 side to that coin.

    Tell a 20-something that they have to read the manual for a piece of...
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    Considering how "Green" it may or may not be is...

    Considering how "Green" it may or may not be is not the issue.
    Given the climate here I'm surprised they didn't try to make it Mandatory.
    What find interesting is that neither of the sponsors are...
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    My Rx sunglasses are a #/shade 3 (ordered...

    My Rx sunglasses are a #/shade 3 (ordered specifically that way) and that is what I use for Brazing.
    If I'm outdoors my Rx Transition glasses tint to about the same so I don't use the sunglasses.
    ...
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    Just remembered another one TAB related, We did...

    Just remembered another one TAB related,
    We did a new Admin wing on a hospital. TAB guy was, lets just say, questionable at times. Building gets turned over in mid summer and there is only one major...
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    A bit off topic but here goes, In the late 90's...

    A bit off topic but here goes,
    In the late 90's we did controls on a TRW/Northrup Grumman facility. High security, Escort required, flashing lights, the works. I had to leave any removable media,...
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    York SSE Field Firmware Update

    I have a customer with 20 plus 2015 vintage York SSE RTU's at firmware version 3.0.x.
    They are asking to replace a YK-MAP1810-0P (pre version 5.x) with a Verasys SBH200 so they can get outgoing...
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    controls21, Is your "VAV Controller" equipped...

    controls21,
    Is your "VAV Controller" equipped with on board relays or does it have Triac's ? Quest for knowledge here; what is the required inrush and holding VA of the Heat Contactor ? Most...
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    dcarolla, Ask the Mods to move this to the...

    dcarolla,
    Ask the Mods to move this to the Controls Forum.
    Quick answer is to install an XP-Pro SP2 VM on the machine.
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    desert guy, I have to second orion's comment. ...

    desert guy,
    I have to second orion's comment.
    Unless the existing network manager is an NCM300 series this should be easy. Assuming that there is an NAE it should be simple enough to setup an FC...
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    Jck, "FC Bus" is JCI's name for BACnet MS/TP...

    Jck,
    "FC Bus" is JCI's name for BACnet MS/TP and/or N2 as defined in the Supervisory Controller (NAE).
    If the FC-Bus is BACnet as defined in "Metasys" then you can add other brands of BACnet...
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    MAsif Khan, Ask the moderators to move this to...

    MAsif Khan,
    Ask the moderators to move this to the "Controls" section for better response.
    Regards
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