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Old 09-22-2010, 02:00 PM   #21
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Here's a thread with some wiring diagrams for some different Love controller models in case you need it:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f11/love...-2008-a-88369/

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Old 09-22-2010, 05:14 PM   #22
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Can you guys check my homework? I think I got it but if I burn down my house, my wife will leave me for sure.



If my drawing is correct (please don't laugh and my mad skills), the only question I have is about the Hot wire coming from the "male end of the extension cord" and going to posts #7 and #9. Do you just splice in another length or 14g wire along that run?

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Old 09-23-2010, 01:09 PM   #23
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Anyone?

Sorry to be a pest. I get my temp comtroller tomorrow and want to get it wired ASAP.

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Old 09-23-2010, 01:23 PM   #24
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Can you guys check my homework? I think I got it but if I burn down my house, my wife will leave me for sure.



If my drawing is correct (please don't laugh and my mad skills), the only question I have is about the Hot wire coming from the "male end of the extension cord" and going to posts #7 and #9. Do you just splice in another length or 14g wire along that run?

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Mine has the hot going into #7 and then I used a short jumper wire from #7 to #9.
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Thanks TH.

Either way is fine though, right?

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Thanks TH.

Either way is fine though, right?
If its like your drawing then it should be fine (of course I will deny responsibility if it blows up ). How are you going to splice it? or are you using a terminal block?
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If its like your drawing then it should be fine (of course I will deny responsibility if it blows up ). How are you going to splice it? or are you using a terminal block?
I was just going to use wire nuts and tape the snot out of it. If a terminal block is the better option, I'll go that route.

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Probably doesn't matter either way but then again I'm not an electrician. The jumper method is pretty neat and clean though

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