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"I've not seen them or heard of them, but they could be out there. "

Bob Blanchette replied Jan 16, 2014 to Remote temperature sensor for wired thermostat

5 Jan 23, 2014
Reply by dale conner

"4 out of 400K? All 4 are most likely large industrial customers with 3 phase power.…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jan 16, 2014 to Peak Energy Saver

21 Jan 16, 2014
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"Some of the high end Honeywells offer that feature. What you are looking for is a wi…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jan 16, 2014 to Remote temperature sensor for wired thermostat

5 Jan 23, 2014
Reply by dale conner

"Our utility already offers this but in a slightly different form:Smarthours Windpower"

Bob Blanchette replied Jan 9, 2014 to Selling your energy consumption back to the grid

4 Jan 9, 2014
Reply by Dan Buell

"Figured that would fix it :)"

Bob Blanchette replied Jan 5, 2014 to Troubleshooting a Furnace Blower

12 Jan 5, 2014
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"In a 240v circuit I 100% agree on the 440v caps. On a 120v circuit a 370v is plenty."

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 20, 2013 to Troubleshooting a Furnace Blower

12 Jan 5, 2014
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Payback isn't there unless customer runs fan 24/7, has high utility rates or already…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 20, 2013 to Troubleshooting a Furnace Blower

12 Jan 5, 2014
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"It's possible but unlikely for a motor to damage the capacitor. A bad cap can burn u…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 19, 2013 to Troubleshooting a Furnace Blower

12 Jan 5, 2014
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Looks like you found your problem, shorted capacitor."

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 19, 2013 to Troubleshooting a Furnace Blower

12 Jan 5, 2014
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"I'm thinking your static reading may be off, are you testing below or above the A-co…"

Bob Blanchette replied Dec 19, 2013 to Troubleshooting a Furnace Blower

12 Jan 5, 2014
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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Bob, here is where our perspectives diverge. I think people should switch to electric because they…"
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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Here our thinking falls out of alignment. Going to electric is default for me. People can't…"
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"If you are going to stay with gas service, might as well keep the gas water heater. Switching gas…"
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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"8 people, sometimes under 10 therms. Just not enough energy used heating water to get obsessive…"
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Eric Kjelshus replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Biggest is to keep the CO  or other gas down in building  "
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Look at your SUMMER gas bill where water heating accounts for most of your gas use. 10-15 therms…"
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"The marathon fails miserably in operating costs when compared to an ordinary gas water heater.. NG…"
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Richard C. MacCrea replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Most of the posts here are far too narrow in scope. To make the best decision you need to…"
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