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Old 10-08-2010, 05:13 PM   #11
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Afraid not, sorry! Viewing it online helps pay for the dedicated server I have to pay for to host the content. If everyone printed it out and walked away, it wouldn't last very long.

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Old 10-08-2010, 05:45 PM   #12
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I saw that you posted this on your site last night... Great job as usual. I am going to 'borrow' a lot of your info on my build. Thanks for all the work you have done on this project Kal. Can't wait to see the rest.

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Old 10-08-2010, 05:51 PM   #13
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Do you plan on designing a control/information panel for a gas driven brew system? Or could this be used as is?
Oh god no. This is me documenting my own setup that I use built for my own personal use because lots of people seemed interested.

While I do like helping, spending many hundreds of hours building and documenting a gas setup that I'll never use (not to mention the money spent) just to help other people is a bit above the level of effort I'm willing to put forward. Besides, I still have hundreds of hours left on documenting my current setup.

A lot of what's in the control panel could possibly be used in a gas setup. I don't know, I've never built a gas setup. The whole method of heating would be completely different of course. I can't help with this. Sorry!

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Old 10-08-2010, 05:52 PM   #14
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I saw that you posted this on your site last night... Great job as usual. I am going to 'borrow' a lot of your info on my build.
Excellent - that's what it's there for! Let me know if anything's not clear. As questions come in I always go back and refine the text.

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Old 10-10-2010, 04:51 PM   #15
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Perfect write up. Very clear, to the point and with great pictures. When I'm able to spend the money I'll most likely be emulating most of your setup with some changes. The electronics are where I need the help. Looking forward to part II of the write up.

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Old 10-10-2010, 06:08 PM   #16
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Perfect write up. Very clear, to the point and with great pictures. When I'm able to spend the money I'll most likely be emulating most of your setup with some changes. The electronics are where I need the help. Looking forward to part II of the write up.
What sort of changes? Just curious!

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Old 10-10-2010, 07:09 PM   #17
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Nice work Kal.
Excellent job documenting an awesome panel.

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Old 10-15-2010, 12:58 PM   #18
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Been working on the wiring diagrams over the last few days... what do you guys think?



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Old 10-15-2010, 01:04 PM   #19
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Schematic looks about right.

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I didn't think you could ground a 666 timer in holy water?!?

Edit: Never mind - I After closer examination, it has to get through the magic smoke

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What does the primary pressure gauge on the tank tell us? That's right, the temperature. Put it on a scale if you want to know how much is in it...
Put some duct tape over the gauge - Or better yet - Replace the high pressure gauge with a plug - High pressure gauges are useless!
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