Gammon N Beer
Last Activity:03-12-2014 6:00 PM
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Posted in thread: Successful Fermentation Chamber Heat Source on 03-07-2014 at 09:14 PM
I have a need to add a heat source to my standard refrigerator I use as a fermentation chamber.
I use it with a 15 gallon conical.If I read the above correctly, the refrigerator can be
located in very...
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 03-07-2014 at 08:59 PM
Yes Squeeky, congrats on the new brew shop that some call a house. I built the 15 gallon
version of this build and love it. Late last summer I brewed a couple of batches and used a
refrigerator to mai...
Posted in thread: force carb, then bottle, then much flatter carb? on 02-11-2014 at 12:43 AM
The OP asks what he can do in the future. For his current situation, could he simply add some
carb tabs?Also, in the future could he follow his procedure as he noted but add carb tabs at
the transfer ...
Posted in thread: My Fermentation Chamber - Cold White North Style on 02-04-2014 at 12:55 AM
Well done. I look forward to more of your work.
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-19-2014 at 01:12 AM
I am interested in this unit as a two stage controller. I want it to both heat and cool my 15
gallon conical sitting within a refrigerator located in a cool 45F garage: other equipment
might I need?...
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-19-2014 at 12:47 AM
OP,Is your contoller attached to the fermenter, the fridge wall, or something else? I have mine
taped to my fermenter and then covered with a wool sock. This system is designed to control the
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-19-2014 at 12:42 AM
...If a reasonable heat source exists within the fridge, heater or active fermenter, it should
be capable of removing that heat. Of course the OP's constant 60watts of heat is very likely to
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-19-2014 at 12:38 AM
Yes this is possible from what I know. Check this page makes both a single as well as a dual
controller. I have the single. It looks to me as though the one you quoted is a dual.A STC-1000
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-18-2014 at 01:42 PM
I am not sure I understand what you have setup. Are you running the heater all the time, and
using the fridge to cool it down to fight the heater? If so the problem is that fridges do not
work when it...
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-18-2014 at 01:38 PM
You probably need a 2-stage temperature controller (e.g. STC-1000), ...Otherwise you have to
control the amount of heat carefully so that the fridge can overcome the heater plus peak