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Forum: HVAC 11-07-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 10
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Maaan, over a grand for a couple of control...

Maaan, over a grand for a couple of control boards ?
Forum: HVAC 11-07-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 444
Posted By flashheatingand
Frequently, it's not so obvious. I suggest...

Frequently, it's not so obvious. I suggest taking a photo on the solder joints of the molex plugs, and zooming in.

No guarantees, but, it's worth a shot. Recently, a guy wanted to buy a gas valve...
Forum: HVAC 11-07-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 304
Posted By flashheatingand
Learn something new everyday.

Anyways, had a no heat call the other day. Another company said bad inducer motor $700. Nah, inducer motor sounds just fine, and the
Furnace fires up for a few seconds and goes out.

Ok, a...
Forum: HVAC 11-07-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 609
Posted By flashheatingand
Shouldn't be that hard, if you do a little...

Shouldn't be that hard, if you do a little research. It looks like the box between the ruturn duct and the furnace is about 8", which is a typical size our our pre-made filter boxes.


Not gonna...
Forum: HVAC 11-07-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 444
Posted By flashheatingand
I would have checked the solder joints on the...

I would have checked the solder joints on the back of the control board. Boards can work intermittently.
Forum: Plumbing 09-02-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 369
Posted By flashheatingand
Pressure testing after soldering ?

Recently,we took on the task of remove a tanked w/h and installing a tankless water heater for a client. The job entailed a minor modification of the piping (cutting the supply lines down about 24"...
Forum: Health & Safety 08-31-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 6,722
Posted By flashheatingand
Thanks for the words of encouragement.... You...

Thanks for the words of encouragement.... You mean, it gets WORSE ? I was thinking things would plateau at 52. :)
Forum: HVAC 08-29-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 627
Posted By flashheatingand
My guess is that it's a standard section of...

My guess is that it's a standard section of "rec-duct" and the installers didn't want to cut it down.



After all, it appears there's plenty of space for it, and who wants the left-overs on...
Forum: Health & Safety 06-25-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 6,722
Posted By flashheatingand
About the same time, they put sand on basketball...

About the same time, they put sand on basketball courts, and made the ball bounce quicker.
Forum: Health & Safety 06-24-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 6,722
Posted By flashheatingand
About to turn 52. I don't know about the...

About to turn 52. I don't know about the prostrate stuff from p.1. What I have found is that I have gotten significantly weaker. I used to be able to schlep like a mf. But things seem a lot...
Forum: HVAC 03-27-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By flashheatingand
Cuts, for sure. But, what concerns me the most,...

Cuts, for sure. But, what concerns me the most, is the exposure to crawlspace and attic dust. Not to mention well as that hvac funk that gets kicked up when cleaning the plenums.


It's...
Forum: HVAC 02-27-2019, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 939
Posted By flashheatingand
It would be a mf if both valves on your gauges...

It would be a mf if both valves on your gauges were open. :).
Forum: HVAC 02-06-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By flashheatingand
I will be returning tomorrow. I will look up the...

I will be returning tomorrow. I will look up the dimensions, and/or measure it when I go back. But, for discussion sake, it's one full -court, and from the number of kids I have seen, playing in...
Forum: General Discussion 02-05-2019, 01:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 291
Posted By flashheatingand
Just as bad as New School

So, of course, the green pea, is hooked to his phone. My guy has mentioned this to me. Funny, RHM likes to check out his phone, a bit, at lunch, and whatnot himself. :)

Anyways, I take Green Pea...
Forum: HVAC 02-05-2019, 01:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By flashheatingand
Best way to heat a gym / cafeteria ?

The job I came to today has an old heat pump setup, in which the they must have put the furnace in before the gym. :0. Parts, are parts, but, They would be down with something, if practical.
...
Forum: HVAC 02-05-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,673
Posted By flashheatingand
My right hand man came up with this, and think,...

My right hand man came up with this, and think, it's on point. If one is dealing with a 2x4 wall.... Open up the sheet rock, and cut the circle about 1/2 part of the bottom plate, and two inches ...
Forum: HVAC 12-17-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,049
Posted By flashheatingand
Personally, I would set it down while not there. ...

Personally, I would set it down while not there. I prefer the warm air coming through the vents while "occupied", and also believe, long run times is less wear and tear on the equipment as opposed...
Forum: HVAC 12-17-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 958
Posted By flashheatingand
Long term, run some wire to from A to B, not that...

Long term, run some wire to from A to B, not that I am there, but more times than not, there is a way to make it happen in a manner that is acceptable to the home-owner. Short term, install a...
Forum: HVAC 11-11-2018, 03:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,265
Posted By flashheatingand
From the picture that I see, it looks as if you...

From the picture that I see, it looks as if you are drawing all the air from the hallway,and the side. It doesn't help that the furnace is in the middle of everything, inside of the living space.
Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,224
Posted By flashheatingand
The prices here are quite bonkers. Word has it,...

The prices here are quite bonkers. Word has it, that this is one of the quickest growing cities in the country. It's a great town, for sure. But, the prices don't match the wages. I feel bad for...
Forum: HVAC 08-18-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,718
Posted By flashheatingand
R410 is relatively cheap here, and Nu-22 isn't so...

R410 is relatively cheap here, and Nu-22 isn't so bad either. Why somebody wouldn't use Nu-22 instead of R-22, baffles me. If they are going to remove the refrigerant (R-22), it's a no-brainer.
Forum: HVAC 08-17-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,718
Posted By flashheatingand
Speaking for the home warranty company: Why is...

Speaking for the home warranty company: Why is there a refrigerant charge? If the compressor was not grounded out, the vendor could have re-used the existing refrigerant.


I never had a decent...
Forum: HVAC 06-20-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,866
Posted By flashheatingand
Vinyl, it does not appear that water is leaking...

Vinyl, it does not appear that water is leaking from the pump assembly. is the safety switch on the pump connected to the system? It looks as if water the water is coming from below the "drop-box"...
Forum: HVAC 06-17-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,866
Posted By flashheatingand
Is it possible the leak is at the coil? Coil...

Is it possible the leak is at the coil? Coil draining proper? Secondary drain either plugged? Open to the atmosphere? Or is there a condensate safety switch on the secondary outlet ?


Is this...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-15-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,953
Posted By flashheatingand
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