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Posted in thread: Wire gauges for control panel? on 02-21-2012 at 11:49 AM
Any particular reason you couldn't use 16awg on the 120v circuits? Everything is fused at
either 10amps or 1 amp.16 awg wire has a max ampacity of 13 A. Even if you fuse a circuit below
Posted in thread: Pulled the trigger on two Chugger Pumps - Help with controls needed on 02-02-2012 at 11:44 AM
I would use motor starter rated switches.
Posted in thread: Easy Steam Infusion Mash System on 12-31-2011 at 08:26 PM
[Disclaimer: Although this worked for me, I do not recommend tampering or modifying a pressure
cooker in any way. Modifying or removing safety devices on a pressure cooker can lead to
explosion and po...
Posted in thread: DIY Steam Mash System by Yuri on 12-31-2011 at 01:55 PM
What is the black tubing you used?
Posted in thread: Heating element for fermentation chamber on 12-05-2011 at 09:23 PM
Also, for what it's worth, my temperature probe will actually be in the wort.
Posted in thread: Heating element for fermentation chamber on 12-05-2011 at 09:20 PM
I've used a 60w ceramic reptile heater that screws into a light socket for some time. Along
with a PC fan to move air over it.I just installed it in my 15cu ft chest freezer on a 2 stage
Posted in thread: Heating element for fermentation chamber on 12-03-2011 at 11:41 PM
Im going to eventually build a ferm chamber. I found a candle warmer for a couple bucks and was
wondering if that would make a good enough heating element? I've seen people use light bulbs,
so I figur...
Posted in thread: Welder / Electrical Question on 12-03-2011 at 11:38 PM
Ok...this is a good example of beware of advice provided via the internet.For the breaker, the
circuit ampacity required will be defined by the product in use. in this case, as described
above, this w...
Posted in thread: Welder / Electrical Question on 12-03-2011 at 07:20 PM
It depends on what the load of the welder is. That can be found in a manual or equipment cut
sheet, basically in literature somewhere. Based on the load (or even better if it lists full
load current) ...
Posted in thread: Amp, gauge, duty cycle recommendations on 12-01-2011 at 10:44 PM