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Posted in thread: Hot Surface Ignitor Problem on 09-07-2013 at 12:50 AM
Weird, now it's working fine again. I'm really skeptical about a brew day as is though. If I
disconnect the power to the smartvalve shouldn't it reset even if it was locking down do to a
Posted in thread: Hot Surface Ignitor Problem on 09-06-2013 at 11:49 PM
I have a Honeywell Smart Valve that has a intermittent pilot and hot surface ignitor. It worked
great with my BCS 460. I was able to fire it up manually and with the BCS. Tested it quite a
few times e...
Posted in thread: Honeywell Smart Valves on 08-24-2013 at 03:34 AM
I've got it working now. I hooked the 24v hot up to constant power and the 24v thermostat wire
up to the SSR. I abandoned the cat 5 cable too. Something about the strands was making it
screwy. I had p...
Posted in thread: Honeywell Smart Valves on 08-24-2013 at 01:58 AM
The HSI is not turning on to light the pilot. I checked the ohms of the HSI and it is good.I'm
wondering if I should hook up the thermostat wire to the SSR and just hook up the 24V hot to
Posted in thread: Honeywell Smart Valves on 08-23-2013 at 10:58 PM
I am having trouble getting my Honeywell Smart Valve to fire. I have it hooked up to a HOA
switch and I am getting 24v to the valve in the on and auto position, but nothing is
happening.My switch is w...
Posted in thread: Honeywell Smart Valves on 08-09-2013 at 09:06 PM
What could I use as a cheap solution for quick disconnects for my Smart Valve power? I am
running Cat5 connectors for my temperature gauges, but running power over Cat5 sounds like a
bad idea. Thanks ...
Posted in thread: Honeywell Smart Valves on 08-05-2013 at 05:44 PM
Now that you made me check and learn what all that means, I think the transformer I took back
to RadioShack would have worked too.It was 25Vac at 2.0 amps which would mean it is 50 VA
right? Also for ...
Posted in thread: Honeywell Smart Valves on 08-05-2013 at 05:23 PM
Did you order a 24VAC 40VA (Volt/Ampere) transformer or a 40 VAC as posted above?The valves
requiers 24VAC.Cheers,ClaudiusBYes sorry, a 120VAC Primary, 24V secondary 40 VA
Posted in thread: Help Choosing a Smoker for a Newbie on 08-05-2013 at 06:46 AM
I bought a 18.5" Weber Smokey Mountain this spring and I love it. I got it used for $175 and it
was in perfect condition. I would suggest also spending 50 bucks on a remote temperature gauge.
Then go ...
Posted in thread: Honeywell Smart Valves on 08-05-2013 at 06:30 AM
I just wanted to say that you guys are awesome. I ordered a Q3450 and returned a 24VAC
transformer for a 40 VAC. I should be set now.Thanks again,Andy