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Posted in thread: Metric vs English on 07-31-2015 at 07:35 PM
As with most things, it hasn't changed yet and likely won't for quite some time mostly due to
money. The cost of switching is quite high but the longer we wait the more expensive it
Posted in thread: Induction + STC-1000? on 07-31-2015 at 07:08 PM
Yeah, I that Hendi hob (3.5kW) that is referenced in that german thread myself. I use it with a
36L Patina pot. Both the diameter and weight (when full) is off by quite some bit from the
Posted in thread: Induction + STC-1000? on 07-31-2015 at 10:54 AM
Absolutely!That would work just fine!The knob has an on/off line and the pot value. The trick
is to route the on/off line to the outside with a 3.5mm (audio) plug, that is normally closed.
That way th...
Posted in thread: Metric vs English on 07-31-2015 at 09:55 AM
Temperature is much better with imperial. Celcius jumps hugely, imperial is easier to be
accurate with. No, it is not better. Nor is it worse. It is just another scale. YOU are just
familiar with Fahr...
Posted in thread: Metric vs English on 07-31-2015 at 08:35 AM
@Kharnynb: Can't remember 2006 being that cold.
Posted in thread: Since when did people become so stupid? on 07-30-2015 at 09:57 PM
I'd say that people were stupid since the day one stuck a hand in fire to learn it's hot. And
then did it again to be sure.I disagree. That is just verification of the initial observation
and that is ...
Posted in thread: What would happen if you boiled beer? on 07-30-2015 at 09:19 PM
It is true. Check up on Raoult's law. That's also the case of vapor over a mixture that is not
boiling as alcohol has higher vapor pressure at any temperature than water.Exception:
Posted in thread: What would happen if you boiled beer? on 07-30-2015 at 08:35 PM
I want to correct a misconception that is propagated in this thread, that ethanol, having lower
boiling point than water, will evaporate off before boil.That is not true. A mixture of water
Posted in thread: Metric vs English on 07-30-2015 at 08:24 PM
Posted in thread: Metric vs English on 07-30-2015 at 08:06 PM
Even with proper ISO date time, date and time is a mess any way you look at it...Why 60 seconds
to a minute and not 100? Same with minutes to an hour and hours to a day.Add time zones...