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Big News – Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC) 5 foot Flex Duct Residential Limitation Cancelled

News Flash – JPL has recently learned that the Air Duct Council (ADC) active members and associates have been successful in an appeal before the IAPMO Standards Council in the matter of limiting the use of flexible air duct...

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Flex Duct Price Increase

It’s been 3-Years since the price of Flex Duct increased. During those 3 -years JPL has absorbed higher general & administrative expenses across the board. Raw material costs were stagnant for 18 – 24 months but raw material costs...

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Upcoming Trade Show Events

 If by chance you are attending the upcoming HARDI convention in Las Vegas or the AHR Expo in Chicago we’re hoping our paths cross. The HARDI Conference this year is at the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas. Please stop...

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Customer Spotlight – Yandle-Witherspoon

In 1960, Marcus E. Yandle saw a need to bridge the gap between heating contractors and manufacturers of heating products and put his foresight into action by creating Yandle Heating Supply in Charlotte, North Carolina. Soon after the start...

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Employee Spotlight – Kurt Govero

Employee Spotlight – Kurt Govero We are pleased to announce that Kurt Govero has joined the JPL team as our Mid-West Territory Sales Representative. Kurt hit the ground running visiting two of our manufacturing facilities, and spent considerable time...

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FHP25 – High Pressure – R4.2 – R6 – R8 Thermal Values

FHP25 – High Pressure – R4.2 – R6 – R8 Thermal Values To set the record straight we seldom come across a high-pressure HVAC air distribution system that operates over 4” positive water column. Having said that, we do...

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JPL Manufactured Housing Flex Duct (MH-25)

JPL Manufactured Housing Flex Duct (MH-25) is now offered in R4.2 & R-8 Thermal Values. Manufactured Housing (aka Mobile-Homes) in specific regions of the country may now require R-8 Thermal Value insulation (previously most installations only required R4.2). Manufactured...

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Gensco Customer Spotlight

Gensco, Inc. is a regional wholesale distributor of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) equipment and supplies with headquarters located in Tacoma, WA. Gensco began serving contractors in 1947 and now operates 24 branches in five states and employs...

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Optima Kierland Center – Scottsdale, AZ

Optima Kierland Center – Scottsdale, AZ This large luxury residential project is still under construction with building 1 completed and building 2 to be completed at the end of 2017. Buildings 3 & 4 should be completed by 2020....

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Update – Flexible Duct Under Assault –

Since our last eNews on the subject of Flexible Ducts Under Assault for Illogical Reasons (see original article below) the IAPMO Technical Committee has begun to “think twice” on limiting the use of flexible air duct on residential construction...

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Welcome Aboard – Bart Hodson

Dear Friends, We are pleased to announce that Bart Hodson has joined JPL as our Eastern Regional Sales Manager. Bart is filling the big shoes of Mark Boliek who graciously extended JPL a full 6-months of notice in advance...

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