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Old 04-28-2010, 07:57 PM   #1
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Hi guys need help.... finally got my chest freezer and starting to get everything together. I'm not very handy so I need the easiest way to get this thing pouring !
What is the easiest temp controller?

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Old 04-28-2010, 08:16 PM   #2
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Old 04-28-2010, 08:19 PM   #3
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Is that the type of controller than I plu my freezer into and then plug into the wall? Also how much $ and where can I buy them?

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Old 04-28-2010, 10:13 PM   #4
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I've got both a Ranco ETC-111000 and a Johnson A419, either are just fine. You can buy them wired or unwired, and buying them wired will cost more. If you can do basic wiring, it's easy.

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Old 04-28-2010, 10:37 PM   #5
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Is that the type of controller than I plu my freezer into and then plug into the wall? Also how much $ and where can I buy them?
Yeah that's the Johnston one. I think I paid 50-60 buck at my LHBS. Works fine in mine.
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I have the analog Johnson Controls and it works great for me.

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Old 04-29-2010, 05:49 PM   #7
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Johnson Analog

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Johnson Digital here. Doesn't get much easier

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Old 04-29-2010, 08:11 PM   #9
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johnson digital A419...you can buy them on ebay for a little cheaper55-65 bucks, but with shipping, it comes close to value for a new one at midwest supplies. Without a warranty, I'd rather spend the extra few bucks for a new one, with warranty from midwest. i plan on keeping it for years...

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