Last Activity:05-20-2013 11:45 PM
Posted in thread: Kal Clone for Small Batches on 03-14-2013 at 04:34 AM
Thinking out loud, if you are only planning 3 gallon max batches, I'd say a 24qt/6gal pot, you
could got a bit bigger if you wanted but pots are relatively cheap. I found this element Rheem
Posted in thread: What about an E-STOP button? on 03-13-2013 at 03:22 AM
Good information in this thread, my plan had been to have an estop, but it depends on my panel
size. There are other switches I wanted first. But a properly designed switch that cuts power
to the pane...
Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 03-07-2013 at 03:14 AM
Thanks for the video that was helpful.
Posted in thread: Variable speed controller on 03-07-2013 at 02:57 AM
Search for PWM, they can be built pretty cheaply. Look through this forum, there are lots of
builds similar to what you want.
Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 03-06-2013 at 04:22 AM
Any tips for soldering a washer onto a hex nipple or compression fitting? There isn't as much
mass there as with a pot and coupling.-Josh
Posted in thread: Chugger March Madness Promo on 03-03-2013 at 12:43 AM
Got me one on the way, great price!
Posted in thread: HERMS question, clearance with side of kettle on 03-01-2013 at 03:26 AM
Good info, I'm planning on some way of agitating the water for her HERMS either via paddle or
recirculating water, and then for cooling I plan on recirculating the wort back into the kettle
to help wi...
Posted in thread: HERMS question, clearance with side of kettle on 02-28-2013 at 03:32 PM
I'm planning my brewery build and had a question on a HERMS coil.I'm planning on installing a
HERMS coil in my boil kettle that will double as a chiller in my two vessel setup. This will be
a small 3-...
Posted in thread: Single 120v element options? on 02-11-2013 at 03:36 AM
One 2000w element should boil 5 gallons which will leave you with ~4 gallons finished. Any more
and you need to supplement the heat either with a stove or a second 120v source.-Josh
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2013 Big Giveaway! on 02-09-2013 at 06:34 PM
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