New Giveaway - Wort Monster Conical Fermenter!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Equipment/Sanitation > Building a walk in cooler




Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-05-2010, 07:39 PM   #41
thehost
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Winchester va.
Posts: 21
Default

Cool

Have you ever tried to get it colder?



__________________

Get Busy Living Or Get Busy Dying

thehost is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-05-2010, 08:14 PM   #42
Wirehead
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Morrison, CO, Denver, Colorado
Posts: 11
Default

Sometimes. I am a computer geek and so have a computer that monitors the temperature in the fridge and monitors the freezer itself as it cycles on and off. When I turned the controller down to 45* the freezer seemed to run non-stop... so I just keep it at 48*. I have some ideas for improving it, but at the moment the beer seems to taste great coming out at 48*.

It appears you are using a window A/C unit, how is that working?

__________________
Wirehead is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-23-2010, 06:32 PM   #43
Randar
Damn right I got da brews
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Randar's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Wheeling, IL
Posts: 27,299
Liked 4544 Times on 4452 Posts
Likes Given: 1783

Default

I love these threads and this is a zombie thread if there ever was one, even pre-dating John Beere's epic build.

Been thinking of doing this very soon. I want to build a cool/lagering room and will serve on the opposite side of the long wall. Likewise, I also have been considering ducting in an air exchanger to control temps in my fermentation chamber which will be attached to one end of the room. I have the space in the basement and the ok from the wife, I just need to do some more planning/thinking.

__________________
Randar is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Walk In cooler project dontman DIY Projects 36 07-21-2012 03:14 PM
Building a walk in. Bsquared DIY Projects 26 11-18-2009 07:09 PM
Building a walk in refrigerated room? chefmike DIY Projects 2 08-07-2009 08:14 PM
Walk in cooler jacobdaughtry Equipment/Sanitation 2 09-27-2008 05:13 AM
Cellar Cooler for Walk-in? jdoiv DIY Projects 5 06-30-2007 11:04 PM