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Posted in thread: Plastic 1/6 bbl pub kegs- anyone tried em? on 02-07-2013 at 03:30 AM
I'm thinking about switching my kegging setup over to these plastic pub kegs with the sankey D
type setup. Has anyone tried them? Can you disassemble the valve to clean them? Also wanna know
if the bo...
Posted in thread: Force carbonating with CO2 on 11-17-2012 at 10:27 PM
If it's still flat after 10 days, I'd say something is going on. Either the co2 is coming out
of solution during the pour, or something. It might not be exactly fully carbed up, but it
Posted in thread: Force carbonating with CO2 on 11-17-2012 at 08:17 PM
that 30 pis number is for carbing kegs at fermentation temps, no serving temps correct? just
tried the set and forget method with an IPA, set for12 psi at 39Deg F and after a week and 3
days its still...
Posted in thread: switcing from 4 conductor supply to 3 conductor supply on 11-13-2012 at 07:37 PM
I understand your logic but every industry has "lock-out, tag-out" procedures in place because
electrical safety devices that do not have a mechanical disconnect have proven unsafe & killed
Posted in thread: switcing from 4 conductor supply to 3 conductor supply on 11-13-2012 at 07:36 PM
What prevents someone from flipping the GFI breaker back on while you are working on something?
You still need a mechanical disconnect switch on the panel to be safe.What prevents this is
having the G...
Posted in thread: switcing from 4 conductor supply to 3 conductor supply on 11-13-2012 at 02:05 PM
So I'm going to wire this right next to my controller eliminating my internal power on/off
switch, and just using the "test" button as an Estop. It works. the same as wiring in a remote
switch so ill ...
Posted in thread: switcing from 4 conductor supply to 3 conductor supply on 11-11-2012 at 11:52 PM
/\ - This is absolutely correct with one exception. The brewery can be GFCI protected. This can
be acomplished by using a homedepot.com - Spa Panel and setting it up as a plug in device using
the 3 wi...
Posted in thread: Repairing or reworking a bourbon barrel with loose hoops on 11-11-2012 at 10:46 PM
I have a really nice freshly dumped Jim Beam barrel watitng for 53 gallons of beer to be racked
in this coming weekend. the two enter hoops have crept outward a bit as the barrel has sat in
Posted in thread: switcing from 4 conductor supply to 3 conductor supply on 11-11-2012 at 01:50 PM
I see no issue with just tying the N and G together inside the controller. No code violation
there as it is considered an appliance. Rewiring the whole circuit in the basement would be a
PITA due to t...
Posted in thread: switcing from 4 conductor supply to 3 conductor supply on 11-10-2012 at 08:58 PM
now i should know this, but wanna make sure im corect in my thinking. I built my E brewery to
match my garages wiring and the circut im on is wired for 2 hot 1 N and 1 g, so inside the
controller it i...