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Old 12-11-2012, 08:22 PM   #1
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I have an extra rheostat from a light dimmer I was going to install. Think that could work on my stir plate to control the fan??

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Old 12-11-2012, 08:32 PM   #2
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Rheostats vary drastically in their resistance. So it is nearly impossible to tell, unless you can read the markings on the back for the specs.

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Old 12-12-2012, 02:51 AM   #3
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Just order a 12v PWM controller, it's much more effective than a wall dimmer.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ls_o02_s00_i00

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