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Posted in thread: Moonshine Controller on 12-18-2013 at 12:35 PM
If it was me, I would install a NEMA L6-30R Receptacle the controller and install L6-30P plugs
on the the elements. I would just manually unplug and plug in to switch the elements. Easy and
Posted in thread: PID Controller Suggestions on 12-12-2013 at 03:09 AM
STC-1000. About $18 on Amazon. Controls both heat and cooling in one device. About $40 in all
and you will be done. STC works great
Posted in thread: Triple Jump on 12-06-2013 at 05:29 PM
How fast can you turn down the element in manual mode? We do 10 gallon batches and are pretty
quick with cutting the flame before it boils over. We are currently in the process of going
electric and w...
Posted in thread: Split Electric Control Panel? on 12-06-2013 at 04:21 PM
Just an FYI. While it would be fine, keep in mind that just because you have something plugged
into a 50 Amp service, it doesn't mean that it is puling 50 Amps. So it isn't like you are
saving much in...
Posted in thread: Split Electric Control Panel? on 12-06-2013 at 01:11 PM
I'm starting to think of changing my design because of this thread. Splitting mine into a 30amp
220v controller running the elements for the HLT and the Boil Kettle off a 3 way switch
Posted in thread: Subpanel Load Question on 12-05-2013 at 04:47 PM
Posted in thread: Subpanel Load Question on 12-05-2013 at 03:14 PM
I'm not an electrician but the 15.6amp draw at 120v is just that. 15.6 amps on one phase. It
doesn't divide the amperage. It only allows you at 16.4amps left on that phase to run at 80% of
that 40amp ...
Posted in thread: Hobbyist welder looking to help on 12-01-2013 at 09:37 PM
It looks fine. Unless its a fermenting vessel, clean welds are just fine. When we first built
my rig, I didn't back gas and have a ton of sugaring. Never ground it down, it looks like ****
but never h...
Posted in thread: Hobbyist welder looking to help on 12-01-2013 at 08:57 PM
Purge. Use a pop can with the top cut off. Tape it to the backside of what your welding. Purge
with the hose threw the fitting stuffed with steel wool. Although, proper purging will take you
twice as ...
Posted in thread: 15 gal brew kettle on 11-12-2013 at 05:52 PM
I can fabricate you a Keggle, TIG welded, no shipping. You pick up. I live on the southside of
Chicago. PM me your number if your interested.