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Old 02-28-2011, 10:49 PM   #11
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http://www.lamabrewery.com/the_mill.htm

I think he used the same motor.
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Old 02-28-2011, 11:03 PM   #12
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http://www.lamabrewery.com/the_mill.htm

I think he used the same motor.
I don't think so. I read the link and it says he used a 1/3 HP Motor.
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Old 03-01-2011, 12:04 AM   #13
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I don't think so. I read the link and it says he used a 1/3 HP Motor.
What about this link? Only reason I am asking is because my motor is on its way.

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/fini...d-mill-186036/

The top post, he posted the link of the motor he bought.
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Old 03-01-2011, 12:42 AM   #14
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I used this motor: https://www.surpluscenter.com/item.a...tname=electric

I don't try to start it with a full hopper; just flip the switch and pour it in. With wheat I can only pour in as much as is getting crushed. If it starts loading the hopper the motor will stop.

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Old 03-01-2011, 12:48 AM   #15
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OK that is the one that should be here for me in a day or 2.

I have 10 in rollers hope I can make it work.

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Old 03-01-2011, 12:59 AM   #16
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We use a 10" Schmidling mill and I'm very happy with that motor. You just have to know it's limits.

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Old 03-01-2011, 01:13 AM   #17
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We use a 10" Schmidling mill and I'm very happy with that motor. You just have to know it's limits.
OK good!

I have no problem trying to figure out how to exceed them!

"Scotty I need more power!"
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Old 03-01-2011, 03:59 AM   #18
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Old 03-01-2011, 04:01 AM   #19
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Old 03-01-2011, 01:21 PM   #20
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What are the dimensions of the cabinet you are using?

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