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  1. Electrical
    I installed a whole house fan (Cool Attic CA30V) in my attic about 25 years ago. The fan stopped working last fall, I had the motor (1/3hp, 115VAC, Perm split capacitor,1075 RPM) tested which was determined bad. The fan was operated via variable speed control (vsc) located in the hall beneath...
  2. HVAC
    We have a 36" whole house fan with a 1/2 hp motor (Fasco). The motor supposedly has 3 speeds (according to the label), but we only ever experienced 2. Since a few months it only runs on low speed anymore - which isn't moving enough air. I removed the 3-speed dial switch and only hooked the...
  3. HVAC
    Hi everyone, thanks for letting me be a part of the community. I'm sure I am a total beginner compared to some of the pro's on this forum, but hopefully I'll learn and be able to contribute something of quality...in the meantime I was wondering.... Can anyone shed some light on what to expect...
  4. HVAC
    Our house was built in 1982 and has a whole house fan upstairs. The on/off switch is in the garage and we have it taped to the "off" position because the fan has never turned on since we bought the house. It most definitely needs cleaned, but is there something specific I should look at...
  5. HVAC
    Has anyone tried out this new AirCycle fan yet? It sounds pretty useful. Its a whole house fan that installs in your sliding patio door instead of in the attic. I attached a copy of the ad that was in the Corpus Christi Caller Times this morning. It says it can cool down your whole house and...
  6. Electrical
    Hi folks, I have a little problem in the attic at the moment. I have both a house fan and an attic fan. The house fan is a two speed (like 36") belt driven fan with an on/off and High/low switch (All with three wires) and the Attic Fan is thermostatically controlled and it has a regular...
  7. Electrical
    Hi! I had a bad short in my downstairs area-out of box connection maybe done 30 years ago. Anyway, fixed and forgettable. I decided to go over all of the wiring, opened every box, traced everything, things look good, except there's 1 15 amp feed powering three bedrooms upstairs- 3 overhead...
  8. HVAC
    Been struggling to find the right place for this. If not right please let me know. Hi, I probably would learn just as much from your questions and answers as from mine so please chime in, I don't mind. I don't know what to ask.:help: I hope that is ok. Do any of you have ones that work...
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