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Posted in thread: Overly complex control panel on 03-22-2013 at 12:52 AM
Arugh, I'll try to post this a third time hopefully I won't get a "token expired" message this
go around.Anyway, apparently SparkFun was reading our thread about touch screens for embedded
Posted in thread: Cost of a typical E-system on 03-14-2013 at 09:41 PM
I'll add in a data point about pulling back but very infrequently scaling down.While I do have
friends who have gone into the mode of trying to simplify their brewing process (batch sparging
vs fly, m...
Posted in thread: Overly complex control panel on 03-13-2013 at 07:46 PM
alien, thanks for the shout-out.I know that it's kind of a lame response, but if you're going
to put something more complicated than an off-the-shelf PID controller in the box, I'd highly
suggest you ...
Posted in thread: Cost of a typical E-system on 02-28-2013 at 08:33 PM
Then there were the little things that really added up like...plugs, wire, etc.NO KIDDING!I was
floored when I went to try to buy my main electric cord and plug. I ended up getting a good
deal on 4-4 ...
Posted in thread: Cost of a typical E-system on 02-28-2013 at 07:47 PM
Suffice it to say that my system is much closer to the "before" picture in that link. :)Mine
would still look a whole lot like the before as well if it hadn't been for all of the work that
my company ...
Posted in thread: Cost of a typical E-system on 02-28-2013 at 06:04 PM
I'll add in my two cents.You can go slowly. I started with a single 8 gallon pot and a turkey
fryer. I'd set pots and buckets on different stacks of things to get the right gravity feed. My
Posted in thread: Salvage Brewing Co. - build thread on 02-12-2013 at 05:45 PM
I'll second that. I put in a 50A breaker and have a GFCI in a spa panel on my brewery. That way
I can plug it into any 50A circuit and run it safely at full-power, or I can switch out the
plug for a n...
Posted in thread: 120v Electric Keggle on 01-04-2013 at 09:00 PM
There was a question a little further back in the thread about regulating the power.There are
various ways to accomplish the same thing, but the general term you're looking for is
Posted in thread: Heat gun/deep fryer sous vide. on 11-21-2012 at 03:35 PM
i use my hlt, it didn't cost me a dime+1
Posted in thread: Silver Solder Dimple - Pros/Cons to In/Out Dimple on 11-14-2012 at 07:52 PM
If you broke the solder joint free when you were installing fittings, then it's very likely
that you had a cold solder in the first place. If the solder flows properly, you shouldn't be
able to take i...