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wd-40 and bandaids .the big ones can be nasty...

wd-40 and bandaids .the big ones can be nasty if they have been bashed around
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the riser is the first piece of pipe off the...

the riser is the first piece of pipe off the unit..draft assist is a fan assisted combustion blower or power vent...natural draft is well,, natural like your tank..pilot lite cheers
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I built a wood burning insert for my house with...

I built a wood burning insert for my house with heat exchangers in it and hooked it up to my furn supply air...I know this affects my insurance but i am in the biz and i am ok with it ..the savings...
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you dont need sealant..if you do it, try and...

you dont need sealant..if you do it, try and maintain a slope of some kind..1/4 per ft...try not to run more than 5 ft horizontal..if you need a little more than that keep the riser of the unit as...
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I just read your post from yesterday..I remember...

I just read your post from yesterday..I remember when I was younger ..tapping the meter and the hard pipe going into the furn acually worked a few times ..I was just a kid then ..we did not know how...
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have you had any gas work done? do you have any...

have you had any gas work done? do you have any other gas apliances? do they work?if they do..you probably need to call a service guy. sometimes if you have had some gas work they forget to bleed...
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what fan? blower or vent fan?does it lite? there...

what fan? blower or vent fan?does it lite? there you go mam ..will that be cash visa or .... OTHER.......Im having a service man fantasy:p describe the noises for us
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in the 70s people installed furaces with a very...

in the 70s people installed furaces with a very typical standard..80 to 100cfm per run and get an equivelant unit....I dont remerber exactly ..basicly small, med ,large,twin....that was it .duct...
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42000 btu is to small for a 2200 sq ft 50 yr old...

42000 btu is to small for a 2200 sq ft 50 yr old house unless you have completly upgraded energy wise..if your DIY ING take your serial/model # to a supplier and they will hook you up...if you are...
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if you suspect undersized return ..try and run it...

if you suspect undersized return ..try and run it with the blower door off and all the interior doors in the house open ..did not notice if you gave the return duct size and how many return grills...
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ok i;ve looked into my crystal ball and got the...

ok i;ve looked into my crystal ball and got the all the info you didnt give us, and have come to the conclusion that your house is not norm, you should add just as many returns as supply:alarm:alarm:...
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you need to listen to it start... if you have an...

you need to listen to it start... if you have an electric ingnition you will here the vent motor start, 30 sec later the valve will open (click)u wil hear tic tic tic tic .if it doesnt ignite ,the...
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sooo..in other words .....cfm x 60 div by vol ;)

sooo..in other words .....cfm x 60 div by vol ;)
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formula for air changes

hoping someone is as smart as my notebook i have missplaced....I need to install an exhaust fan ,problem is I need the formula for calculating air changes . I recall,, cfm x1hr div vol ?????can u...
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almost every furn/ a/c air handler I've put in,...

almost every furn/ a/c air handler I've put in, the home owner wanted a bigger one at first.......and I know guys that allways give the customer what they want....there are a crapload of over sized...
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keep it short ,if you can ...if not, use 6 in to...

keep it short ,if you can ...if not, use 6 in to after elbows then reduce to 5 in . if you go up vertical use 5 in .myself I would use 5 in . if its in an attic, insulate it , and try not to use flex
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when i was a kid ,my mom use to put her old...

when i was a kid ,my mom use to put her old pantyhose over the dryer vent to warm the basement ,in the winter and now that i think about it it was aimed at the return in the duct hmmmm three floors,...
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ooooooh I'm haveing a service...

ooooooh I'm haveing a service fantasy.............and now u guys r 2
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why do you guys use flex???where i come from flex...

why do you guys use flex???where i come from flex cost alot more than pipe . dont ever use flex for a range hood..If i need to explain why ...oh forget it.... we must have the highest standards of...
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dont forget these fans work better under preasure...

dont forget these fans work better under preasure ..for instance if your duct is to big moisture will build up inside the duct it needs a higher velocity to evac the moisture out of the pipe.. also...
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a two car garage convert would probably require...

a two car garage convert would probably require 200 -300 cfm (almost a ton of cooling) and if your drop is from what i can guess a 12 round ??? or 12 x something 12in round would only be a ton and...
03-09-07, 11:21 AM
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OH ya us dollars...WHAT WAS I THINKING!!!!I did...

OH ya us dollars...WHAT WAS I THINKING!!!!I did all the searching also ,but for the 4 door 4x4 metalic grey with the sport package is around 30k CANADIAN DOLLARS OF COURSE!!!! cause I did my...
03-08-07, 10:53 PM
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nissan frontier

hey guys ,Im thinking of buying a 2005 nissan frontier, but all the dealers want 30k plus . A new one is 35 k is this right ? i'd think they would be cheeper buy a thou or two . Im in vancouver...
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any house built before 1980 contains asbestos.you...

any house built before 1980 contains asbestos.you should get a liquid sealer and cover it real good
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put the r/a at least 6" up .you can put it where...

put the r/a at least 6" up .you can put it where ever you want .
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