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Old 06-27-2010, 08:54 PM   #1
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Default Deep freezer temp issues

I just picked a freezer up from lowes for my first keg. Man it's either freezing or off even at the lowest setting. What do you guys do for this?



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Old 06-27-2010, 09:11 PM   #2
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Temperature controller. Search here, there's tons of information.



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Right, I often wonder why they don't build a larger range into the stock controller for being able to use it as a backup refrigerator in addition to a freezer. It's standard practice for us to use an aftermarket controller, Johnson A419 or Ranco equivalent.

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Speaking of, there's a member here selling one.

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f16/johnson-a419-184205/

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Thanks guys just ordered one



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