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Posted in thread: Kegroom cooler, DIY Coolbot mimic - "Coldsnap" project on 08-23-2016 at 09:08 PM
So, how is that TEC controller project going? I've been playing with TECs for a while for ferm
temp control but they keep on freezing on me... Would love to try your controller. Do you have
a page or ...
Posted in thread: DIY Cool Bot Builders on 07-09-2016 at 12:17 AM
Sorry I was not clearer, I meant using the single temp controller to turn the AC on/off based
on room temp, and that by pushing the copper bulb of the current temp sensor outside where its
warm, the A...
Posted in thread: DIY Cool Bot Builders on 07-08-2016 at 12:26 AM
It will do, but you won't have control over the room temp, only over the fins/evaporator temp.
Which may be enough though, definitely give it a try!
Posted in thread: DIY Cool Bot Builders on 01-25-2016 at 02:04 AM
I don't think polarity matters much with this setup, I just wanted it to switch the circuit on
and off. Hell, I'm not even sure if its the + or - the one running through the relay! It works
Posted in thread: Peltier cooling AND heating fermenter question on 11-18-2015 at 01:27 PM
I was also toying with the peltier idea once, I believe the diagram above is correct, the DPDT
relay will allow for the peltier to heat or cool as needed. Don't forget to add a BIG heat
Posted in thread: DIY Cool Bot Builders on 11-17-2015 at 01:54 PM
I'm currently testing a makeshift coolbot I put together. It involves two STC-1000 units in
series, as stated in a previous post, but instead of connecting the a/c unit, the STCs trigger
a small 5v li...
Posted in thread: BIAB Brewing (with pics) on 06-02-2014 at 09:11 PM
My BH eff ranges from 78 to 85%. I have a Corona mill and crush as fine as I can get it, then
add the grains very slow and stirring all the time. If I don't stir a lot, I get big lumps,
which I'm sure...
Posted in thread: What is my BIAB Efficiency? on 06-02-2014 at 08:57 PM
If it's the efficiency field in the recipe editor, then it would be brewhouse eff. When you hit
Brew it! after saving the recipe, you can input all your numbers (mash volume/gravity, boil
v/g, etc) in...
Posted in thread: Hello! on 03-30-2013 at 05:08 AM
Hey fellow homebrewers, I'm on my first ever batches of American Pale Ale and Belgian Ale.
Looking forward to taste it in about 3 more weeks! I'm in Ecuador , South America, and eager to
know more and...