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Posted in thread: Barley Crusher mill is dead - going back to LWBS mill on 04-26-2016 at 11:18 AM
I've had my BC for 7 or 8 years now and it has crushed about 10 sacks of grain per year, so
close to 4000 lbs. Last fall is started having the problem of the passive roller not spinning.
I was running...
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 04-26-2016 at 11:14 AM
These pumps are dc guys... no real need for waterproof connectors as cool as they are...
Posted in thread: Some kind of inline device to tell me if wort stops flowing? on 04-26-2016 at 11:05 AM
As others have pointed out, the temp rating on this device is on the low side. Also be careful
as the threads are BSP, not NPT. BSP to NPT thread converters can cost almost as much as that
Posted in thread: Some kind of inline device to tell me if wort stops flowing? on 04-25-2016 at 03:07 PM
if you use threaded connections and can mount it vertically this is an actual flow meter is
what I use... There are pics in my build thread below. I have a sightglass in my rims tube as
well but that...
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 04-25-2016 at 03:01 PM
Interesting, it seems to be in there very firmly, like the shaft is interference fit into
place, and I'm concerned about breaking the impeller.Do you have photos of one taken apart?The
magnetic force ...
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 04-25-2016 at 02:57 PM
Do you have a source you can tell us about for the waterproof connectors?Did you just use BSP
to Camlock fittings? If so, do you have a source for those as well?standard 1/2" stainless
Posted in thread: Bogus PIDs and SSRs? on 04-22-2016 at 01:09 PM
Awesome Augie.If I ever have one fail that would be a great replacement. It looks like the
exact same housing and pump size, only with a plastic rather than bronze pump.They also sell a
Posted in thread: Bogus PIDs and SSRs? on 04-21-2016 at 10:52 PM
I know its kind of late now but here are some food grade pumps for the same price...
Posted in thread: Barley Crusher dead! Need replacement. on 04-21-2016 at 01:45 AM
Don't mean to hijack the thread from OP, but have a question for Jaybird...Jay, would you
recommend the Barley Crusher for a home brewer? Though I occasionally day dream of quitting my
job and opening...
Posted in thread: SSBrewtech Fermenter pitting on 04-20-2016 at 09:18 PM
I always read that there is an acid in barkeepers freind that passivates the stainless...
(oxcilic acid or somathing like that) I just clean my conicals with bar keepers friend and a
cloth when they g...