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What, No Disco? #112194
04/26/01 11:50 PM
04/26/01 11:50 PM
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[Linked Image]
Another Photo by Virgil Kelly ('66)


Two recently installed A/C / Heat Pumps.

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Re: What, No Disco? #112195
04/27/01 06:07 AM
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hmmmm...
what the heck is that raceway? pvc? do you see any frosty's there? i can't make it out.....

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Re: What, No Disco? #112196
04/27/01 06:57 AM
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Why don't the A/C makers put an EXO integral with their units? I've wondered about this for a long time. Seems like buying a new car, and then having to buy the steering wheel seperately (you've got to have one)

Re: What, No Disco? #112197
04/27/01 07:44 AM
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Sparky,

"frosty's" ?? - what's a frosty?

'66,

Are those the feeds to the units coming out under the Meters? Is that pvc or Flex going down into the ground?

Bill

Re: What, No Disco? #112198
04/27/01 10:14 AM
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It is PVC conduit throughout.

I haven't stepped inside the place, I was just parked here eating my sandwich when I noticed these...

The HVAC guys do their own electrical work here.


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Re: What, No Disco? #112199
04/27/01 01:04 PM
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Virgil,

You'd think that since the HVAC guys can do only a limited amount of work that they could get it right. I guess that's to be expected when there is so little inspection & so many grandfathered licenses.

I'm sure they used schedule 80 pvc (300-5(d)) so the weed wackers & lawn mowers won't cause any damage. [Linked Image]

Tom


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