ACtion Magazine - April 2013 - (Page 4)

FEATURES April 2013 STATE OF THE INDUSTRY 21 R-1234YF DESIGN AND SERVICE CONSIDERATIONS 22 HEAVY DUTY/OFF ROAD TECHNICAL SESSION 28 HYBRID EVOLUTION CONTINUES 30 MODERN AUTOMOTIVE HVAC SYSTEMS 32 OLD-TIMERS, TEAM PLAYERS, SLACKERS AND KIDS: DO YOUR EMPLOYEES ‘PLAY’ WELL TOGETHER? 33 CHEAP ISN’T ALWAYS BEST 34 A/C SEASON CHECK LIST: IS YOUR SHOP READY? 37 MACS 2013 TRAINING EVENT SOCIAL WRAP-UP 40 WALLACE TALKS UP BIG BROTHER 42 30 28 DEPARTMENTS News & Updates 16 Quick Check 46 Association News 44 New Products & Services 47 COLUMNS Outlook Andrew Fiffick Freeze Frame Jacques Gordon Virtual View Angie Kilbourne 6 8 10 Under The Southern Cross Ken Newton Leonard’s Law Keith Leonard, Esq. Last Watch Elvis Hoffpauir Mobile Air Conditioning Society Mission Statement To be the recognized global authority for the mobile air conditioning and heat transfer industry by: • Providing training and education for the mobile air conditioning and heat transfer industry. • Providing a forum for exchange of trade information on a regional, national and international basis. • Facilitating business between all segments of the industry. • Providing information on legislative and regulatory initiatives that affect the industry and advocating for the industry to legislative bodies. 4 ACTION • April 2013 12 14 31 50 MACS Tech Help Number MACS Members please note:The phone number for technical help is 866-502-0068. It is available Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central time.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ACtion Magazine - April 2013

ACtion Magazine - April 2013
Freeze Frame
Virtual View
Under the Southern Cross
Leonard’s Law
News & Updates
State of the Industry
R-1234YF Design and Service Considerations
Heavy Duty/Off Road Technical Session
Hybrid Evolution Continues
Modern Automotive HVAC Systems
Old-Timers, Team Players, Slackers and Kids: Do Your Employees ‘play’ Well Together?
Cheap Isn’t Always Best
A/C Season Check List: Is Your Shop Ready?
MACS 2013 Training Event Social Wrap-Up
Wallace Talks Up Big Brother
Association News
Quick Check
New Products & Services
Last Watch

ACtion Magazine - April 2013