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Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5gal Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 08-11-2014 at 01:50 PM
Posted in thread: Keg to ekeggle conversion pics on 07-20-2014 at 03:07 PM
personally, if I did it over, I would use 3/4" tri-clover on every single tube in a 5-15 gallon
system... I used a lot of 1" tri-clover with 5/8" ID tube , because that was what was cheap for
Posted in thread: The Brew Stand Incredible Giveaway on 06-12-2014 at 01:21 PM
Posted in thread: panel for 5 ripple elements 24,750W of power... on 05-30-2014 at 03:52 AM
Fred - Yep... CD and Dash1... processhead - Inspector has not seen it yet, final electric
should be next week or week after, the panel is UL listed, and the components are all listed..
no, the assembl...
Posted in thread: 30A Control Panel Schematic Feedback on 05-16-2014 at 05:17 PM
If you have a 40A SSR, a ~23A element, and a 25A CB, I think you are good, but I cannot
guarantee that... I know I blew two without a CB, and none since with a 30A one... I would
think it would take a...
Posted in thread: Diagnostic help please! (Smoked an SSR) on 05-16-2014 at 04:53 PM
If you have a 25A circuit breaker like the drawing says, overcurrent should not have fried it,
I have personally smoked 2 SSR's in a row due to an internally shorted boil kettle element (I
think it wa...
Posted in thread: Ripple or Straight - Help! on 05-16-2014 at 04:47 PM
some folks put a magnesium anode in the HLT (or all three vessels), I bought them a few years
back but never installed... and I agree with tri-clamp fittings for ripple elements, it makes
them so easy...
Posted in thread: panel for 5 ripple elements 24,750W of power... on 05-16-2014 at 04:30 PM
50A 3-phase feeding 3 5500W elements in a Delta configuration, and phase C, the 208V-to-neutral
high-leg of the three phase, has a 30A circuit to each of the other two elements, 4125W each...
Posted in thread: 30A Control Panel Schematic Feedback on 05-16-2014 at 04:07 PM
I think your wiring looks good, I would add a 30 A fuse/CB to each leg to protect SSR in case
of internally shorted element (I saw the smoke 2x in a row!) if you already have one in the
breaker box, y...
Posted in thread: Variable resistance SSR for boil control? on 05-15-2014 at 01:04 PM
You can get everything in the pic for $31... and they work great.... I like auber's stuff, they
make great stuff... but if you are cost conscious, you cannot go wrong with this... and you can
buy a sp...