Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft Cabin Air Conditioning Tripping 220 Volt Panel Fuse & marina


Alexandre Uster von Baar
 

Hello Eric,

My email is: uster@rocketmail.com

going to write something in a few minutes

Thanks again, sincerely, Alexandre



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On Wed, 6/28/17, kimberlite@optonline.net [amelyachtowners] <amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com> wrote:

Subject: Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft Cabin Air Conditioning Tripping 220 Volt Panel Fuse & marina
To: amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 8:11 AM


 









Hi Alexandre,
Please send your email address to Kimberlite@optonline.net.
I need to send you an email to you before the system
will allow you to send me emails to me.
I do not have your address on this computer.
Fair Winds,
eric

----- Original
Message -----
From: "Alexandre
Uster von
Baar uster@rocketmail.com [amelyachtowners]"
Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 6:25 am
Subject: Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft Cabin Air
Conditioning Tripping 220 Volt Panel Fuse & marina
To: amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com

> Good morning Bill &
Eric,
> Thanks for your continuous
support.
> I will keep you posted of
what I find.
> Sincerely, Alexandre
>
>
>
>
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> On Tue, 6/27/17, kimberlite@optonline.net
[amelyachtowners]
> wrote:
>
> Subject: Re:
[Amel Yacht Owners] Aft Cabin Air Conditioning
> Tripping 220 Volt Panel Fuse &
marina
> To:
amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com
> Date:
Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 5:21 PM
>
>
>  
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> Bill,
> Cant Hurt.
> Eric
>
> ----- Original
> Message -----
> From:
"'Bill &
> Judy
Rouse'
>
yahoogroups@svbebe.com [amelyachtowners]"
> Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 5:58 pm
> Subject: Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft
Cabin Air
> Conditioning Tripping 220
Volt Panel Fuse & marina
> To:
"amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com"
>
>
> > Eric,
> >
> > I would like to test
> those capacitors...I think that they might

> > charge when
>
> power
> goes to the control unit. Of
course his problem could be
> >
anything,but I had his exact problem and
> changing out the
>
> Compressor RUN
> Capacitor
> > (40uf) solved the issue.
> >
> > Bill
> >
> >
> >
> > On Tue,
Jun 27,
> 2017 at 3:30 PM,
kimberlite@optonline.net
> >
[amelyachtowners] wrote:
> >
> > >
> >
>
> > > Bill,
> > > when the thermostat is in the
neutral
> position there is no AC
> > going to
> the
> > > unit. Thus a bad capacitor
> would not make any difference.
> > >
> Fair
Winds,
> > > Eric
> > >
> > >
-----
> Original Message -----
> > > From:
>
"'Bill & Judy Rouse'
yahoogroups@svbebe.com
>
[amelyachtowners]"
> > >
Date:
> Tuesday, June 27, 2017 1:55 pm
> > >
> Subject:
Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft Cabin Air Conditioning
>
> > Tripping 220
> > >
> Volt Panel
Fuse & marina
> > > To:
>
"amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com"
> > >
> > >
> I
> think Eric is right and I think
that the first thing I
> would
> > > > do is
>
> > > replace the two capacitors I
> mentioned earlier.
>
> > >
> > > > Best,
> > >
> >
> > > > Bill Rouse
> > > >
> >
> >
> On Tue, Jun 27, 2017 at 11:30
AM,
> kimberlite@optonline.net
> > > >
>
[amelyachtowners] wrote:
> > >
>
> > > > >
> > >
> >
>
> > > > > Alexandre,
> > > > > with the switch In
neutral
> position the AC unit is off.
I
> > >
> >
would suspect a
> > > > >
> short in the wiring somewhere. it could be
anywhere.
> > > > > Good
luck,
> > > > > Eric
> >
> > >
>
> > > > >
> > > > > ----- Original
Message
> -----
> >
> > > From:
> "Alexandre
Uster von Baar uster@rocketmail.com
>
> > > [amelyachtowners]">
> Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 11:25 am
> >
> > > >
Subject: Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft Cabin
> Air Conditioning
> >
> > Tripping
> 220
> > > > > Volt Panel Fuse
> & marina
> >
> > > To:
>
amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com
> >
>
> > >
>
> > > > > I run the
>
forward air conditioning without problem.
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
> As Eric ask, I switch on the Aft Air
> Conditioning with the
>
> > > >
> > switch in
neutral position (neither cold not hot) and
>
> > right away
> > >
> > >
> the Ground Fault Interrupt (GFI) breaker trip
> (as well
> > as
the
> >
> > >
> > marina).
> > > >
> > > What does that tell you?
> > >
> > >
>
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
>
>
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> > > > > > On Tue,
6/27/17,
> kimberlite@optonline.net
[amelyachtowners]
> > > > >
> wrote:
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
> Subject: Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft
> Cabin Air Conditioning
> > > > >
>
> Tripping 220 Volt Panel Fuse & marina
> > > > > > To:
> amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com
> > >
> > >
> Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 9:10 AM
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
>
> > > > >
> >
> > > >
> >
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
>
> > > > >
> >
> > > >
> >
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
>
> > > > >
> >
> > > >
> >
> > > > > >
Alexandre,
> > > > > >
there is a switch and
> thermostat by
each AC unit. when
> > >
> > > > the switch is in neutral
position does the
> breaker still
> > > > > > trip?
> if not does it trip when the switch is in
the heat
> > > > > >
position?
> > > > > > To
discharge the
> capacitor take a wire
with insulated
> >
> > > > > alligator clips put
one clip on the body
> of the pump or
case
> > > > > >
> and the other clip to a lug of the
capacitor.
> > > > > >
Fair winds,
> > > > > >
Eric
> > > > > > -----
Original Message
> -----
> > > > > > From:
> "Alexandre Uster von
> > > >
> >
> Baar uster@rocketmail.com
>
[amelyachtowners]"
> > > >
>
> > Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
7:55 am
> > > > > >
Subject: Re: [Amel
> Yacht Owners] Aft
Cabin Air
> > > >
> > > Conditioning Tripping 220 Volt
Panel Fuse &
> marina
> > > > > > To:
> amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com
> > >
> > >
>
> > > > > > >
> Good morning John, Mark,
> > > > >
>
> Eric and Francisco and thank you for
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > your replies,
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > Based on what
you
> wrote, I suspect a short and a
dead
> >
> >
> > > > compressor…
>
>
> > > > > >
> > > > >
>
> > Going to test the Capacitors, but how to
> > > > > > “discharge
them”
> prior
> >
> > > > > to
> testing?
> > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > Eric, I
did
> not
> > >
> > > really
> understand the:
“if the AC switch is off
> > >
> > > > at the thermostat
>
does it still trip the
> > > >
>
> > breaker?”
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
> > >
> > > > > >
Thanks in advance,
> sincerely,
Alexandre
> > > > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > > >
>
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > >
>
--------------------------------------------
> > > > > > > On Mon,
6/26/17,
> kimberlite@optonline.net
> > > > >
>
> [amelyachtowners]
> > > >
>
> > > wrote:
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
> > > Subject:
> Re:
> > > > > > [Amel Yacht
> Owners] Aft Cabin Air Conditioning
> > >
> > >
> > Tripping 220 Volt Panel Fuse &
> > > > > > marina
> > > > > > > To:
> > > > > >
> amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com
> > >
> > >
> > Date:
> > > >
> > > Monday, June 26, 2017, 9:24
PM
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
Alexandre.
> > > > > >
> if the AC switch
> is off at the
thermostat
> > > > >
> > does it still
>
> > > > >
> > trip the
breaker?
> > > > >
> > > The breaker on the AC panel side
is a
> > > > > > quick
blow
> > > > > > >
circuit breaker,
> If there is
> > > > > > a short
> it will
> > >
> > > > trip
> before the
> > > > > >
> diruptor. If the AC is on at the
> > >
> > >
> >
> > > > > >
> thermostat and the circuit still trips the
breaker,
> > > > > > >
Check the
> continuity of the compressor
to
> > >
> >
> > ground. If
> > > >
> > > > there is a short to
ground
> > > > > > the
compressor is
> dead.
> > > > > > > Fair
> Winds,
> > > >
> > > Eric
> > > > >
> > sm 376
> > > > >
> >
> > > > > > >
----- Original
> > > > > >
> Message -----
> > > > >
> > From:
> > > > >
> "Alexandre
> > > >
> > > Uster von
> > > >
> > >
> > > > > >
Baar
> uster@rocketmail.com
[amelyachtowners]"
> > > >
> > > Date: Monday,
> June 26,
2017 5:19 pm
> > > > >
> > > Subject: [Amel Yacht Owners] Aft
Cabin
> > > > > > Air
> > > > > > >
Conditioning
> Tripping 220 Volt
> > > > > >
> Panel Fuse & marina
> > > > >
>
> > To:
> > > > >
>
> amelyachtowners@yahoogroups.com
> > >
> > >
> >
> > > > > >
> > > Good afternoon,
> > > >
> >
> >
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
> > > >
> Today, I hear
the
> > > > > >
> > fuse of the 220 Volt Panel tripping
(the
> > > > > > one
> > > > > > > > behind
the
> panel).
> >
> > > > > >
> I
> > > > > > > found out
> the
> > > >
> > fuse of the
> marina also
trip.
> > > > > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > >
> After running
tests,
> > > > >
> > > the cause is the Aft Cabin
Air
> > > > > >
Conditioning
> > > > > >
> > (which I
> have been
> > > > > > using non
> stop for 9
> > >
> > > >
> days).
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > >
Running
> > > > > > >
the salon does
> not trip anything.
> > > > > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > >
> What could
> > > > > > be the
> cause?
> > > >
> > > >
> How to
diagnostic
> > > > > >
> and solve the issue?
>
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > > > >
> > Did I use too much
> > > > >
>
> > the air conditioning?
> >
>
> > > > >
> > > > > >
> > How come the
>
> > > > >
> > Diruptor
did not
> > > > >
> > trip, but the 220 Volt Panel did?
> >
> > > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > How come I trip the marina
fuse?
> > > > > > >
>
> > > > > >
> >
> > > >
> > > Thanks in advance.
> >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > >
> > >
> Sincerely,
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > Alexandre
> > > > > > > > SM2K
#289
> NIKIMAT
> >
> > > > > >
> Port de
Gustavia, Saint
> > > > >
> > Barthélémy,
>
> > > > >
> > FWI
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > >

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