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Old 01-17-2011, 11:09 AM   #1
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Default To autotune or not?

Im using the Auber syl 2352 with a 5500 watt element in a keggle with TC and am wondering if the autotune function is sufficient/optimal for setup or are people setting up there own parameters

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Old 01-17-2011, 12:28 PM   #2
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The autotune sucks. You will get different results every time you run it.

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Old 01-18-2011, 01:57 PM   #3
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Could anyone provide the settings that they have had success with?

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Old 01-18-2011, 02:03 PM   #4
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I autotuned mine and it seems perfect.

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Old 01-18-2011, 02:12 PM   #5
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I autotuned mine and it seems perfect.
Me too.
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Old 01-18-2011, 02:41 PM   #6
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It works for Kayne.


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Old 01-18-2011, 08:44 PM   #7
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Thank you all, I will run the autotune and see how it works

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Old 01-18-2011, 10:38 PM   #8
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Quick question, how long does the auto tune run, and does it stop itself? I tried to run my pid in auto tune while I was checking my system to make sure everything is water tight and set correct and it just kept blinking and never stopped. Is that correct?

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Old 01-18-2011, 11:08 PM   #9
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Quick question, how long does the auto tune run, and does it stop itself? I tried to run my pid in auto tune while I was checking my system to make sure everything is water tight and set correct and it just kept blinking and never stopped. Is that correct?
IIRC, the autotune may take some time to run. Manual says 2-3 on/off cycles then the microprocessor determines the correct parameters. I'm pretty sure the blinking stops when it's complete. To manually exit, hold down the A/M key until the light stops blinking. This is the Auberins PID.
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Old 01-18-2011, 11:11 PM   #10
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Mine took a long time to autotune, probably like 45 mins before it finished.

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