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Forum: HVAC 04-18-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,636
Posted By Doc Holliday
Have you ever stuck you gauges onto a unit in the...

Have you ever stuck you gauges onto a unit in the rain? It' way different than when it's dry. A thermometer at a supply grill while it's raining outside?

Subcooling is the amount of heat the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-18-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 27,140
Posted By Doc Holliday
What brand did you downgrade to? Ha! ;)

What brand did you downgrade to? Ha! ;)
Forum: HVAC 04-18-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,636
Posted By Doc Holliday
I'm not too keen on this condensate water being...

I'm not too keen on this condensate water being used to cool of a condenser..? Wouldn't that cool the high temp vapor coming from the compressor too much and change the entire subcooling scenario?...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-17-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,845
Posted By Doc Holliday
I have lamb every chance I get which is about...

I have lamb every chance I get which is about once a week. Mediterannean in kabaabs, Indian Mutton Curry, on specialty pizza's which we have tons down here that use lamb, shank, you name it and I'll...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-17-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,845
Posted By Doc Holliday
I live in an International District highly...

I live in an International District highly populated by Vietnamese, Indian, Mexican and African foods and restaurants. The dish pictured is from Pho Saigon. I've seen it and had at a few other Pho...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-17-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,596
Posted By Doc Holliday
Can I borrow it? Not sure what I'd do with it,...

Can I borrow it? Not sure what I'd do with it, maybe take it to the go cart track and race and when I lose, flip the carts over. :)

That's an awesome deal and I have no idea about big machinery....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-17-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,845
Posted By Doc Holliday
Oh, snap!! :thumbup:

Oh, snap!! :thumbup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-17-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,845
Posted By Doc Holliday
Vietnamese Beef Stew and baked fresh French Roll....

Vietnamese Beef Stew and baked fresh French Roll. Delicious!! And yes, I didn't make it myself.

http://i87.photobucket.com/albums/k144/xcP_2006/IMG_20120410_183139.jpg
Forum: HVAC 04-17-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
Tsk, tsk. You need to read my previous post...

Tsk, tsk. You need to read my previous post again, Yoda. I said to be able to WORK on any high pressure appliance.
Forum: HVAC 04-17-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
Not exactly the same but okay. :thumbup:

Not exactly the same but okay. :thumbup:
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
You can order pretty much anything and everything...

You can order pretty much anything and everything including up to complete systems on line. If 410-A than the condenser will come pre-charged, enough for most applications. If you need a 22 condenser...
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
Tsk, tsk. You still have to be EPA certified,...

Tsk, tsk. You still have to be EPA certified, Type II or Universal, to be able to HANDLE or WORK on or REPAIR any high pressure appliance. Guess the pressures of 410-A versus the older R-22? Guess...
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
And then ask the EPA. Remember that little thing...

And then ask the EPA. Remember that little thing called Global Warming, icebergs melting and all that impunitive science?

Yeah, not just anyone can walk in and purchase refrigerant and it needs...
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
Ask OSHA. Apparently, quite a lot.

Ask OSHA. Apparently, quite a lot.
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
I've caught myself on fire during an unsweating...

I've caught myself on fire during an unsweating of a compressor that was under pressure and still had a slight bit of refrigerant in the accumulator. Burned my eyelashes, hair on my head and right...
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,469
Posted By Doc Holliday
Death, usually.

Death, usually.
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,910
Posted By Doc Holliday
The system has been damaged, open to moisture for...

The system has been damaged, open to moisture for an extensive period of time and the home is a foreclosure so if the bank wants to come and get the old unit and scrap it out then they can but not if...
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,910
Posted By Doc Holliday
If it makes you feel any better you can call me...

If it makes you feel any better you can call me Robbin' Da Hood.
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 14,370
Posted By Doc Holliday
It's a 2.5 ton system. The 30 in the model...

It's a 2.5 ton system. The 30 in the model numbers breaks down as such:

12, 000 British Thermal Units equals one ton.

Drop the three zeros, using the 12 meaning one ton. Double it and you'd...
Forum: HVAC 04-16-2012, 12:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,016
Posted By Doc Holliday
Btw jesse, you may want to practice your brazing...

Btw jesse, you may want to practice your brazing on some scrap copper. You're using way too much heat if you're burning the seals in the valves.

Not an insult of any kind, I'm just saying.
Forum: General Discussion 04-15-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,941
Posted By Doc Holliday
That would be the latent heat of fusion, enthalpy...

That would be the latent heat of fusion, enthalpy of fusion.
Forum: General Discussion 04-15-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,941
Posted By Doc Holliday
Latent heat of evaporation, enthalpy of...

Latent heat of evaporation, enthalpy of vaporization, vacuum.
Forum: HVAC 04-15-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,016
Posted By Doc Holliday
Triple evacuation involves shooting 2-3 psig of...

Triple evacuation involves shooting 2-3 psig of nitrogen into the system (leave the valves open so the compressor is included), let it sit there for 10-15 minutes, vaccum it out to a minimum of 1000...
Forum: HVAC 04-15-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,016
Posted By Doc Holliday
If you're talking about replacing the acual...

If you're talking about replacing the acual service valves then there is no way to trap the refrigerant in the compressor. With the valves removed the entire coil and compressor will be open to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-15-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,984
Posted By Doc Holliday
I ended up settling the west with my best friend...

I ended up settling the west with my best friend Wyatt Earp. My alumni is The O-K Corral.
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