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Old 10-03-2012, 03:23 PM   #71
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Just get the right one in the first place:
Contactor, 2 pole, 30A, 120V Coil

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Old 10-03-2012, 03:45 PM   #72
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Just get the right one in the first place:
Contactor, 2 pole, 30A, 120V Coil
Thanks! That was really ignorant of me
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“Get your beer off the yeast cake on day 7 or your beer will crawl out of the fermenter and eat your youngest child”

“Your beer will be the equivalent of rhinoceros urine unless it sits on the primary yeast cake for at least 4 weeks.”
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Old 10-25-2012, 09:31 PM   #73
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Can anyone say black anodized heatsink score?!



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Old 10-26-2012, 12:30 AM   #74
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That's hot....or at least it will be with some ssr action!

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Old 03-07-2013, 02:40 AM   #75
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Hey guys, I've been on a temporary hiatus but I'm pleased to say that I am back in business. At this point I have all the parts needed to complete my control panel. Here are some photos of my latest progress.



Here is the top part JB welded and the screws sanded down. I just used an angle grinder instead of filing them down.




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Old 03-07-2013, 03:23 AM   #76
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If you haven't drilled them yet, make sure you have clearance for the devices you plan for the two holes in the upper left hand portion of your control panel. It looks like they are very close to the hinges.

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Old 03-07-2013, 06:37 AM   #77
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If you haven't drilled them yet, make sure you have clearance for the devices you plan for the two holes in the upper left hand portion of your control panel. It looks like they are very close to the hinges.
Excellent point. As a matter of fact, i was walking inside my house from drilling the holes when i read this comment. Doh! I reconnected my door and hinges, and attached the blue light and key switch. Fortunate enough, it cleared by no more than a few millimeters. Phew! Thanks for the heads up though!
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Old 03-07-2013, 07:11 AM   #78
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Who ever did the wiring in your breaker panel should be taken out and ???

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Old 03-07-2013, 11:29 AM   #79
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If you haven't drilled them yet, make sure you have clearance for the devices you plan for the two holes in the upper left hand portion of your control panel. It looks like they are very close to the hinges.
I guess its too late but for the sake of others who read this before drilling, it isnt just about leaving space for the hinges & rubber seal.
You also need space for the wiring, which will come straight out of the component and cant turn for at least 1/2" My door barely closes without rubbing on the wire.
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All front plate holes have been drilled now. Here are some photos


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They are less than perfect, but have been test fitted and work fine. For the right voltmeter, I didn't have to add a second slot, it fit snugly like that. That's enough work for a Friday night, now to go out and have a beer on tap

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