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Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 07-04-2015 at 03:56 PM
I'm willing to bet the power supply is the issue I've seen them fail and supply weak voltage.
Posted in thread: how do I get this pt100 into my HLT? on 07-04-2015 at 02:05 PM
I use theseWhat kind of sensor is that? I'm on the lookout for a Pt-100 with XLR connector
(or another, as long as I can disconnect it for kettle cleaning). but haven't been able to find
a pt-100 wi...
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 07-01-2015 at 12:48 PM
AugiedoggyThe Ball value is on the kettle, not the pump. Here is better pic of pump set upThe
pump has quick Disconnects mounted to it.Pump gave No indication of it's failure.....? Just
Posted in thread: Help please! My panel buzzes and I have no power. on 07-01-2015 at 12:03 PM
I'm such an idiot. I appreciate all the responses. I ordered the relay that was recommended. I
installed it without looking at it. Surely it couldn't be a DC relay..........well expletive.
It was a DC...
Posted in thread: Going electric, where to start on 06-29-2015 at 08:55 PM
Design questions..When using a triclover connector to threaded pipe connection, doesn't that
basically eliminate the sanitary nature of that particular fitting?Pumps will be stainless
chugger. What ar...
Posted in thread: Heating elements on 06-29-2015 at 08:51 PM
I pulled my Camco to see if it had rusted... Nope, many brews and looks good still. That was
the 4000w or 5500w element?4500w they are the same zinc coated steel base regardless. bothe are
the same di...
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 06-29-2015 at 06:33 PM
Hey guys - A little up dateI bought the 12v Solar pump on eBay - seller - accecity2006And the
pump has failed with only 15 hours of use.I am guessing 3 hours of use for build & testing -
not at high t...
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 06-29-2015 at 06:24 PM
Good point - however I also recirculate through my CFC during the last five minutes of the
boil, so I would be hesitant to use them. They would work in certain circumstances - and they
Posted in thread: Heating elements on 06-29-2015 at 05:41 PM
I haven't had much rusting with the Camco ripple elements. There is some rust right inside the
base area, but it's no trouble in my brewing. However, when I replace the 5500W elements I will
Posted in thread: Show us your panel on 06-29-2015 at 05:35 PM
That's a comparison of their normal box cutout and the cutout on the box that includes the
heatsink.Your correct, I missed that when reading from my phone.