Articles by Jim Wheeler

The Mechanics Of Holding A Successful Sale

October 1, 2010
Lowering the front-end profitability may result in increased long-term sales.
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My Favorite Electrical Service Instrument

September 1, 2010
A non-contact volt/ammeter is more than adequate for most general servicing jobs.
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Static Pressure Meters

August 1, 2010
Most residential systems don’t move enough air.
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The Neglected Life Of Air Diffusers

July 1, 2010
Classes on proper diffuser selection and application are sorely needed.
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The Roots Of Air Conditioning

June 1, 2010
The first large-scale electrical air conditioning system was invented by Willis Carrier.
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The Refrigerant Recovery/Reclaim Dilemma

May 1, 2010
We may not have R22 for future servicing needs.
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The 2010 AHR Expo Part 2 - Other Interesting Products

April 1, 2010
I predict indoor micro-channel coils to be the inevitable future of our industry.
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The 2010 AHR Expo Part 1 -The Water Side?

March 1, 2010
This year’s AHR Expo was largely a hydronics show.
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Whole-House Corrugated Stainless Steel Gas Pipe

February 1, 2010
This product has consistently gained market share.
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Where is My Energy Savings?

January 1, 2010
Most new HVAC systems operate at about 40% lower efficiency than their rating.
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In the July issue of Supply House Times, find out who has been appointed as Southern Wholesalers Association's new president. Milwaukee Valve showcases its operations to the Newport News Shipbuilding, Robertson Heating Supply hits a milestone as they celebrate their 80th year in business. Read about the 12th annual training day led by Security Supply, find out who has acquired several Kohler store locations. Also check out the latest products and news for the distribution industry.
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