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Old 09-19-2012, 06:51 PM   #1
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I live in Canada and when I walked into our local home improvement places I couldn't believe the cost of these plugs! And the cord that went with them.

Came across an ebay listing for the plugs plus 9 feet of cord (the same cord Kal uses on his brewery) for $17 each. http://r.ebay.com/pyrLXD free UPS shipping in the USA, too. There is a service just across the border that receives packages for Canadians, so I am taking advantage of this.

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Old 09-19-2012, 07:28 PM   #2
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Nice deal! Thanks for the heads up! The plugs themselves are $15 on Amazon. I bought some, to move me along towards electric brewing.

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Old 09-19-2012, 07:37 PM   #3
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What receptacle would go with this cord?

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Old 09-19-2012, 08:50 PM   #4
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I live in Canada and when I walked into our local home improvement places I couldn't believe the cost of these plugs! And the cord that went with them.

Came across an ebay listing for the plugs plus 9 feet of cord (the same cord Kal uses on his brewery) for $17 each. http://r.ebay.com/pyrLXD free UPS shipping in the USA, too. There is a service just across the border that receives packages for Canadians, so I am taking advantage of this.
I ordered a couple thanks for the heads up.

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What receptacle would go with this cord?
This kind http://www.ebrewsupply.com/index.php...s-l6-30fo.html
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Old 09-19-2012, 10:28 PM   #5
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Picked one up too, thanks. Now I just need my adapter from Brewers Hardware, and an element, and a controller... Ok, so I have a long way to go!

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Will these work in a panel with those plugs? I've not seen this style elsewhere. Can it be safely mounted at the bottom of a panel by using the screws visible on its face?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEMA-L6-30R-...2493a0&vxp=mtr

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