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  1. Thread: FML

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    Probably the best thing that ever happened to me...

    Probably the best thing that ever happened to me in my career was working for a farmer and in the oilpatch
    There wasn't no cants.
    You figured out how to fix it. A lot of times it didn't matter if...
  2. Thread: FML

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    It's possible with a grinder. I have repaired...

    It's possible with a grinder. I have repaired trailer spindles with a welder and angle grinder before. Had to rethread them even.
    Just takes some time and patience.

    The key is to use a new wheel...
  3. Thread: FML

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    Fill in the wear with rod then grind the shaft...

    Fill in the wear with rod then grind the shaft back round so the bearing fits nice.
  4. Thread: FML

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    Brazing rod torch and a grinder that shaft would...

    Brazing rod torch and a grinder that shaft would be like new in an hour or so
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    The one I have has adapters to get to the 1/4...

    The one I have has adapters to get to the 1/4 Inch fitting on the end just like the appons.
    Apparently I have forgotten how to post an image here
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    They should work fine for that also hadn't they?

    They should work fine for that also hadn't they?
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    Robinair makes some pretty nice kits for...

    Robinair makes some pretty nice kits for automotive core removal without evacuation of the system
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    Going to be hard on the parts changers. They...

    Going to be hard on the parts changers.
    They might have to learn how to fix things
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    There are universal remotes out there. About...

    There are universal remotes out there.
    About like the universal TV remotes.
    They work but sometimes not quite the same.
    Way cheaper than OEM though
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    How do you accomplish that?

    How do you accomplish that?
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    if it's gas the stat doesn't bring the fan on in...

    if it's gas the stat doesn't bring the fan on in heat.
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    Anyone tried these?...

    Anyone tried these?
    https://www.supplyhouse.com/Qwik-Products-QT6100-QwikSwap-X3-Universal-ECM-Constant-Torque-Motor-Replacement
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    We try to put them on the west/south. It does...

    We try to put them on the west/south. It does help on long wet cold spells.
    Helps keep the cold north wind from blowing through them also.
    Had to put wind baffles on a few north facing ones
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    For warranty parts our carrier dealer eats...

    For warranty parts our carrier dealer eats overnight shipping instead of stocking a bunch of parts that may be obsolete in a year.
    They won't tell you that's how they do it but if you ask they will.
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    Mini vrf. Toshiba Carrier will go 600 feet if I...

    Mini vrf.
    Toshiba Carrier will go 600 feet if I remember correctly
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    Ha! Guess you're rite. Shows how much I...

    Ha! Guess you're rite.
    Shows how much I actually use the subcool side of it I guess.
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    We use these. There is a app but it's clunky...

    We use these.
    There is a app but it's clunky last time I tried it
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    They make sawzall blades for plaster. One guy...

    They make sawzall blades for plaster.
    One guy on the saw one on the shopvac is how we cut them.
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    We all most pulled the trigger on one but they...

    We all most pulled the trigger on one but they say that incoming voltage has to be really clean or they have troubles with them. Kinda scared us off
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    I really really really want a magnetic break.

    I really really really want a magnetic break.
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    Cheesy but that's what people like these days so...

    Cheesy but that's what people like these days so it's probably great!!!
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    By tracking you cellphone. Leave it at home if...

    By tracking you cellphone. Leave it at home if you leave.
    Also tracking your vehicle if it's new enough for GPS/OnStar/Cirrus radio/anything else of that nature.
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    It would probably actually work better with a...

    It would probably actually work better with a baffle if it's clear over head.
    Blow more of that hot air up.
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    Good point. I realize it wouldn't be a big seller...

    Good point. I realize it wouldn't be a big seller but every couple years we run into a job where something like that would be sweet.
    Carrier is supposed to have one in the works but still a year or...
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    :cheers: How about a gas furnace? Don't see...

    :cheers:
    How about a gas furnace?
    Don't see much of their stuff around here. Local deal doesn't seem to mess with minis much.
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    Not trying to start nothing just curious. Do they...

    Not trying to start nothing just curious. Do they have a conventional air handler that can be paird with a mulit head condenser?
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    Is the CFM locked up or burnt up? Seen a few...

    Is the CFM locked up or burnt up?
    Seen a few that will through a "communication" error when the outdoor fan (CFM) if messed up.
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    Outdoor fan check out good?

    Outdoor fan check out good?
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    The oversize won't be as much of a problem in...

    The oversize won't be as much of a problem in cooling. When heating season comes around it may cause problems though with minimum run time
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    If it's pulling in outside air for the line set...

    If it's pulling in outside air for the line set penetration it would act as you described.
    Heat of the day it's pulling in hot air keeping the unit running.
    When it cools off it's pulling in cooler...
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    I'd be looking for air infiltration or...

    I'd be looking for air infiltration or recirculation.
    One or maybe both are keeping the sensor from reading the actual room temp.
    When it's hot out it's mixing in hot air keeping the unit running
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    The line sets go through the back of the unit to...

    The line sets go through the back of the unit to the outside wall?
    Is the hole where they penetrate well sealed?
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    Lose the core depressors from your hoses?

    Lose the core depressors from your hoses?
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    The stuff we have has three different sizes it...

    The stuff we have has three different sizes it will hook to.
    Just depends on where you cut it.
    Not sure what brand it is.
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    We use the corrugated drain line that's made for...

    We use the corrugated drain line that's made for them. Haven't had the condensation problems like we had with the clear tubing.
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    Salty environment? What's it taste like? Yes I...

    Salty environment? What's it taste like?
    Yes I would taste it.
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    No idea about the stuff on the coil but cool...

    No idea about the stuff on the coil but cool pictures.
    (Not sure if I'm supposed to be able to see them though)
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    Yea an additive to fix an additive. Doesn't make...

    Yea an additive to fix an additive. Doesn't make much sense but we have had good luck with it.
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    Add that to minium run time and you may severely...

    Add that to minium run time and you may severely overshoot the heating set point.
  40. Thread: Vacuum

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    I just use this Micron gauge goes on the...

    I just use this
    Micron gauge goes on the charging hose.
    If it's not a new system I'll shut the manifold valves then hook the charging hose to the tank then vac that hose back down. I don't mess...
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    Yes. Couple years I believe. None leaked the...

    Yes. Couple years I believe. None leaked the first season. All were under warranty. They were all flat I believe. Pretty major leaks. Haven't had one for awhile though.
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    We have had a few. All have been where the u...

    We have had a few. All have been where the u bends are attached. Factor didn't get them epoxied/soldered all away around the joint.
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    If you oversize the AC by to much you are going...

    If you oversize the AC by to much you are going to have to leave the windows open in the winter. It will cook you out of there.
    You will be a whole lot happier with the end results if you got a...
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    [QUOTE=pecmsg;25721324]Ducted units CANNOT be...

    [QUOTE=pecmsg;25721324]Ducted units CANNOT be zoned.



    Some brands can be.
    Can't find it rite off on the net but carrier makes one that can have up to 4 or 5 zones on it. Have a standard air...
  45. Thread: Mudbugs

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    Use to order 60# for the 4th of July. Damn the...

    Use to order 60# for the 4th of July. Damn the are good eating.
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    Single phase heat reclaim vrf.

    Single phase heat reclaim vrf.
  47. We use the plaster blades and a sawzall Not...

    We use the plaster blades and a sawzall
    Not much worse than cutting sheetrock.
    Any overhead cutting sucks
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    Doesn't work like a Cascade system?

    Doesn't work like a Cascade system?
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    I have it wrote down on my scales in the truck if...

    I have it wrote down on my scales in the truck if you still need it I'll post it tomorrow but from memory it's around 5 pounds I think.
    We were buying it in those smaller ones a couple years ago...
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    White gorilla tape. I usually slit it on the...

    White gorilla tape.
    I usually slit it on the bottom side and fold it back then just tape and zip tie it back together.
    Same with bends. Just cut it and slide it apart far enough for the benders...
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