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Posted in thread: Selecting an Air Conditioner for Glycol Chiller on 09-02-2015 at 10:29 PM
The compressors are designed to be oriented the way they are in the devices they come in to
function properly, not to say they won't, but I doubt you want to take a chance after all this
work. There s...
Posted in thread: Selecting an Air Conditioner for Glycol Chiller on 08-31-2015 at 11:19 PM
Just to be sure, you are planning on bending the evaporator coil down correct? I'm not sure how
well the compressor would like being on its side. If you are using a ranco to power it, I would
Posted in thread: Loc-Line for Whirlpool Arm? on 08-30-2015 at 06:38 AM
On my setup I have an elbow with a barbed fitting on the end on the top of the kettle. I have
the elbow loosely fit so I can kind of swivel it. When filling the bk I point it down, up until
Posted in thread: Suitable Material For Brewery "Backsplash" on 08-30-2015 at 06:13 AM
A while back I redid the vinyl floors in our kitchen with some laminate flooring. The previous
installers didn't glue the old vinyl down, but just stapled around the edges of the room. When
I pulled i...
Posted in thread: Energy Consumption - Glycol Chiller or Fridge? on 08-24-2015 at 09:46 PM
Offhand without actually crunching the numbers I would say a glycol will end up using less in
the end. Even though it isn't really the same comparison, before I built an actual chiller I
used a fridge...
Posted in thread: DIY Glass Rinser on 08-19-2015 at 04:05 PM
I was thinking about going down a similar path and building one last summer for my wedding. At
the time all I could find was units that cost $250 plus and couldn't justify that. I was
thinking about u...
Posted in thread: How to add permanent volume markings to a kettle (illustrated) on 08-11-2015 at 10:29 PM
Just wanted to peak into this thread and say that I ran a test on my retired 4-gallon pot last
night. The results were great and I'm looking forward to putting my logo on my main brew kettle
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 07-30-2015 at 07:28 PM
Sorry, currently landscaping in the hot sun, and stopping in for breaks. My mind must not be
too sharp at the moment. :o
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 07-30-2015 at 07:18 PM
Oops, yeah thats what I meant alphaomega. Thanks for correcting me! I think for simplicity
(since I've never jumped into a profile), setting the st to current temp and estimating how
much time you wan...
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 07-30-2015 at 01:25 PM
Since it got reset you can always just punch in the current temp as your starting temp and
estimate how many hours are left. It should work that way, I think I had to do something
similar once when I ...