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    Could be anything. Could be the thermostat, could...

    Could be anything. Could be the thermostat, could be the wiring between the thermostat and the system, could the board, could be the motor...who knows. Either something is not programmed right, wired...
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    I have both a dewalt and milwaukee in my garage....

    I have both a dewalt and milwaukee in my garage. The milwaukee has the digital tuner, where as my older Dewalt has the manual tuner. I find the manual knob easier to dial into stations. The digital...
  3. I can hear the condenser turning on, means it is...

    I can hear the condenser turning on, means it is close. If you were to measure the refrigerant piping from where it leaves the outdoor condenser to where it attaches to your indoor air-handler how...
  4. Thread: UEi DL429B ??

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    Never had any issues with mine either...weird

    Never had any issues with mine either...weird
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    So I am 25,525 and looking at DAD, he is...

    So I am 25,525 and looking at DAD, he is 25,527....that is eerie, our memberships are only two away from each other...like brothers.
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    I remember I had a US Robotics 56k modem and was...

    I remember I had a US Robotics 56k modem and was tied to AOL dial up. I remember back then I would start down loading a service manual and would yell at the kids and wife to not touch the f^cking...
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    Just buy a new insulator? They are a dime a...

    Just buy a new insulator? They are a dime a dozen. Re-string kits, too.
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    N coils are a whore to clean, that damn far right...

    N coils are a whore to clean, that damn far right slab requires a midget with 6ft long arms. Trying to get even airflow over three slabs versus two slabs is inherently more difficult. In my twenty...
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    Have them put the humidifier on the return air...

    Have them put the humidifier on the return air side... and yes it is okay to do that.
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    A COIL!!!!!!!!!!! N Coils are an abomination.

    A COIL!!!!!!!!!!! N Coils are an abomination.
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    I am pretty sure from my past studies of this...

    I am pretty sure from my past studies of this matter, talking about POE and PAG oils, that since they are a mix of synthetic and ester oil compounds they have both been determined to be...
  12. Our friend here "Lytning" aka Marc Levine passed away.

    Our friend and colleague, Marc Levine, known here as screen name "Lytning" passed away on 29th of Jan this year after battling cancer.

    I bought some tools from him many years ago and that sparked...
  13. Thread: Battle Wounds

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    Left hand right? Maybe you're a lefty, dunno, but...

    Left hand right? Maybe you're a lefty, dunno, but as long as you can still rub one out when ya need, hold a beer, maybe grab a tittie whenever that opportunity arrives, that's all that matters. I...
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    Frosty, I think you will do fine and I hope...

    Frosty,

    I think you will do fine and I hope you have a good solid union that you can grow through the ranks. I think currently with the drought of apprentices and technicians you will move up...
  15. Thread: Battle Wounds

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    What's going on with your wrist?

    What's going on with your wrist?
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    At a young age I was advised by my Dad, that "a...

    At a young age I was advised by my Dad, that "a pu$$y hair can pull a freight train".
  17. I am not sure this is really a shameful thing. I...

    I am not sure this is really a shameful thing. I kind of like it when folks think outside of the box..literally on this one. You can't be conventional on everything especially when the home is not...
  18. Thread: Battle Wounds

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    I just remembered a similar post I did years...

    I just remembered a similar post I did years back, it took sometime to find it but here is when I thought about a new category on this site called "Wall of Pain". ...
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    Adios

    Adios
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    Once I figured out that an old phone with no...

    Once I figured out that an old phone with no service can still connect to the internet to download apps and use the blutooth or wifi on it. I started carrying two phones. My normal everyday phone and...
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    May want to read throug this recent post: ...

    May want to read throug this recent post:

    https://hvac-talk.com/vbb/threads/2227606
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    Aye aye Captain!

    Aye aye Captain!
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    I think he says he has surge prtoectors mounted...

    I think he says he has surge prtoectors mounted on each of his units.

    A ways back when the company I was with was just beginning to install this crap, we were doing the BARE MINIMUM to save money,...
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    I was just about to add, once I have gone to...

    I was just about to add, once I have gone to ethanol free fuel for all my small engines the bottle of Stay-Bil has never been touched.

    I love small engine repair ever since a kid. My current...
  25. Thread: dial-a-charge

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    I can't. Anything like equipment or tools that...

    I can't. Anything like equipment or tools that leaves this place are either incinerated, burned, or shipped north treated and then scrapped or placed in our own landfill. It sounds totally absurd but...
  26. Thread: dial-a-charge

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    After reading everything, I think the ones I...

    After reading everything, I think the ones I found are just going to go in the dumpster. There is an art and science to them, obviously, and I can appreciate that. Sounds like the introduction of the...
  27. Thread: dial-a-charge

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    That would be nice, thank you.

    That would be nice, thank you.
  28. Do ou have a model number of the existing and the...

    Do ou have a model number of the existing and the proposed units? Just need the first seven or so digits of each.
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    Been to a few where someone calls in a service...

    Been to a few where someone calls in a service call for their Mom or Dad. One of which I arrived and rang the doorbell, didn't hear it ring, you know how we kind of isten for it when we press the...
  30. Thread: dial-a-charge

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    I was bored working graves and was cleaning up a...

    I was bored working graves and was cleaning up a old storage building and came across three dial-a-charges. Nearly new. I brought them back to the shop and have them there wondering what the hell to...
  31. You need to get this documented from the owner...

    You need to get this documented from the owner that it at least happened and that there was a good faith repair and an explanation in writing about that repair for your files.

    Accidents happen, I...
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    I will never scrimp on safety when it comes to...

    I will never scrimp on safety when it comes to fall protection, eye protection, face protection with grinding and cut-off wheels, hard hat as required, and foot wear. I wear gloves when dealing with...
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    Always felt bad for those guys that get dry...

    Always felt bad for those guys that get dry cracking hands, fingers, feet, and lips with the change of the seasons and/or drier air. My son's lips will explode in the winter time if he is not using...
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    When you hear the noise, press your palm against...

    When you hear the noise, press your palm against the return air grille(s) in different areas. Many times that low annoying hum is from the grille(s) vibrating from too much air being pulled across...
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    I am with Corny, I have never worn gloves. Maybe...

    I am with Corny, I have never worn gloves. Maybe if its a super greasy or oily job I will throw on some latex, but then my hands sweat in them...heard of stinky feet, try stinky hands, that'll drop a...
  36. In a nutshell got married and wife had a cat,...

    In a nutshell got married and wife had a cat, then we ended up with two more some years after that, and then about 5 years ago my daughter brought home a feral kitten. Needless to say last year I had...
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    Thanks PECMSG for highlighting those other...

    Thanks PECMSG for highlighting those other threads! This only reiterates why we do not deal with DIY folk here on this site. They always lie and twist the truth to sneak through the rules. Starts out...
  38. Could be. Again, we don't know the type of...

    Could be. Again, we don't know the type of system, manufacturer, etc. Get all that info from your tenant, or we are just spinning our wheels.
  39. That is near impossible to answer without knowing...

    That is near impossible to answer without knowing certain variables. We in the industry would perform a load calculation, this takes in all the known insulation in the walls and attic, window type,...
  40. Thread: Ultimate Party

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    Vegas is good for me, too.

    Vegas is good for me, too.
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    This is a picture of, Damian....good f^cking...

    This is a picture of, Damian....good f^cking riddance ye spawn of the devil!
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    I just clicked on the thread since the title...

    I just clicked on the thread since the title sounded like some kind of hard-core porn.
  43. Thread: Ultimate Party

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    Hell of a truck those Mack's are! LOL

    Hell of a truck those Mack's are! LOL
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    I am feeling Denver, too. I sure with the...

    I am feeling Denver, too.

    I sure with the vaccine and things calming down if not by the end of spring here we will know much more and we will all be able to really dial this in.

    I am not...
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    Snuffing on low modulated fire usually requires...

    Snuffing on low modulated fire usually requires the flue damper to be opened just a slight tweak on the linkage.
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    I work on and maintain a bunch of PHW1400 models...

    I work on and maintain a bunch of PHW1400 models here. I am cursed with the fully modulating option on these, that brings on a whole new world of hurt.

    Just retired two last week!! So excited to...
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    Do you have a model#? We are useless without...

    Do you have a model#? We are useless without that, at least I am.
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    It will work just fine. If you stay with the type...

    It will work just fine. If you stay with the type I recommended.

    I appreciate the offer to drive down to St George, but I would not have the connections down there to do much as for crane,...
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    Yeah, I dunno what to tell you. Not arguing, I...

    Yeah, I dunno what to tell you. Not arguing, I was just not impressed with the C5 ones that we have.

    I guess the gist of this thread is to impress upon, The Protégé of Adelbert to at least get...
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    I honestly do not have any issues with battery...

    I honestly do not have any issues with battery life with the one I have been using. Uses a mini-USB and just plugs into a computer and it has been in my truck now with the cold weather and the last...
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