Last Activity:09-08-2012 8:49 AM
Posted in thread: Low OG on 01-22-2012 at 10:33 AM
I agree with jetmac. When I first started my cavities were always low, until it dawned on me
that I wasn't stirring enough. Most of the extract is sitting in the lower half of your
carboy.it's not a h...
Posted in thread: Hello from Brantford Ontario on 01-19-2012 at 01:04 AM
Hey!Thanks for the reply! ... I only just noticed it!How many brewers do you get at those get
togethers? I actually work in Cambridge.Also, out of curiosity, where do you get your supplies?
Posted in thread: Gimp Help on 01-18-2012 at 10:30 PM
The brute force method that I would try is to create a new blank image (File/New) and set the
image size to 8.5" x 11". Then copy/paste your image 4 times. The scaling is to fairly straight
Posted in thread: Looking for help in designing a low profile 12v power supply on 12-24-2011 at 10:17 AM
With you're worst case measurement, it should be fine for you to drop the size. You would be
limited though if you ever wanted to add pilot lights or some other addon.I think you've done
well to overs...
Posted in thread: Looking for help in designing a low profile 12v power supply on 12-23-2011 at 10:50 PM
Since you've already picked up the 1 A transformer, and if it fits I'd say there is no harm in
being oversized.Regarding the 0.45A draw, are you saying that your box is actually pulling 0.45
A of curr...
Posted in thread: Looking for help in designing a low profile 12v power supply on 12-22-2011 at 02:10 AM
The simplest approach would be to go to a thrift store (Value Village) and rummaged through
their hundreds of wall-warts which they sell for a couple of bucks.Second option is a simple
Posted in thread: Are there any big name stores that carry SSR's? on 12-18-2011 at 10:31 AM
I've found industrial supply stores are closed over the weekend.If you're still having trouble
sourcing one by Monday, I highly recommend ordering from www.digikey.com or www.digikey.ca.
They've got n...
Posted in thread: pilot light bulb source? on 12-13-2011 at 09:56 AM
Hi aludwig, I haven't done a search for the bulb yet but my default goto place for all things
electrical is digikey. They have a great search tool and they also offer next day
Posted in thread: Am I crazy? on 12-09-2011 at 01:49 AM
It is hard however to beat the simplicity and efficiency of a simple setup with cheap water
heaters. With induction heating as with standard water heaters you will still need a few
kilowatts of power.
Posted in thread: Am I crazy? on 12-09-2011 at 01:04 AM
Conversely, you could just sit your non-ferrous pot on top of a steel plate.Here's a thought,
what about a non-ferrous pot with a ferrous object (steel plate or iron rod) inside the pot.
The heat woul...