Archive: January 2020

H&C: Outstanding Branch Performance of the Month

Heating and Cooling Supply’s Outstanding Branch Performance of the Month goes to Yuma, Arizona and Oxnard, California. Wining branch of the year is Lakeside, California. With excellent team work these branches met the performance standard for the...

5% VS. 15% Silver Solder (Brazing Rod)

First, let’s get straight that BRAZING is when you use a filler rod that isn’t the exact same material as the base metal but that melts ABOVE 840°F. Soldering is the same but at temperatures below 840°F. With HVAC rods melting at around 1200°F it...

HVAC GAME CHANGER: Instant Float Switch Alerts

Nobody likes to get a call from a customer to hear that their air conditioning has stopped working and their house feels like a sauna. It usually means that we rush over a senior tech, often after business hours, or on the weekend. When the tech...

TRADEPRO: USA Motor Run Capacitors

The TRADEPRO USA brand of motor run capacitors are designed and built to meet or exceed the EIA 456 Standard for motor run capacitors and the IEC60252 standard for class 2 (same standard that VDE uses). TRADEPRO USA capacitors are the same designs...

Tech Tips: Balanced Port TXV

I walked into a supply house the other day and I was looking at a “universal” expansion valve on the shelf. The friendly guy behind the counter saw me and walked over, after saying hello he offered “That’s a great valve, it’s even balanced port”...

FLORIDA NEWSLETTER

Gemaire turned 50 in 2019 Gemaire held open houses in all 32 branches throughout the Florida, Georgia and Alabama area and invited our customers and vendors to help us celebrate this milestone. Intensify HVAC Business Growth...