245 Compressor Failure Analysis with Bob Feathers (Mr. Compressor) (5 hours / 60 days)
By Bob Feathers and Chris Compton.
This is a 11 video / 5-hour series of compressor tear downs performed by and commented on by Bob Feathers, "Mr. Compressor".
He dissects a range of manufacturer's reciprocating semi hermetic commercial compressors that have failed and points out the clues that point to the reason for failure.
"A Compressor Doesn't Fail, A System Fails!" - Chris Compton
Prerequisites: Because of the advanced topics discussed in this video series, it is recommended that you complete these refrigeration courses: 141 HVACR Refrigeration I, 142 HVACR Refrigeration II, 441 HVACR Commercial Refrigeration I, 442 HVACR Commercial Refrigeration II; or have extensive experience in these topics. This course is recognized for 5 hours of continuing education (CEHs) applicable to NATE re-certification.
Textbook Reference: https://www.hvacrassets.net/Textbook/TextbookPage081021.pdf