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Posted in thread: E kettle or heat stick. Need help on deciding. on 03-18-2013 at 11:32 PM
Are you going to put the put on the stove, and supplement with the heat stick, or only the heat
Posted in thread: Ebrew panel design on 02-19-2013 at 05:57 PM
Crooked Tootsie Cream Ale. I like this idea. Keep going.For your plugs, are they two prong that
go straight in? No 90 degree plugs? I bring it up, because I wonder how that would work,
plugging it in,...
Posted in thread: Quick Q on O-ring Placement on 01-09-2013 at 06:49 PM
For those of you that used the included camco gasket, what steps did you take to cover the
element wiring? Did you just shink wrap it and call it a day? I'm currently in the process of
doing the Kal m...
Posted in thread: Control box build discouragement on 01-09-2013 at 06:39 PM
I am in the same boat as you, my build is easily starting to turn into a money pit, and it gets
quite frustrating at times.Feel free to laugh at some of my mistakes: -No, a weldless kettle
Posted in thread: hole punching for heating elements on 01-04-2013 at 10:26 PM
Ive used step bits, hole saws and knockouts, and in my limited experience, i would put hole
saws at the bottom of the list. But in all fairness i dont have a drill press. A step bit to
make a hole big...
Posted in thread: hole punching for heating elements on 01-04-2013 at 06:03 PM
If there is a harbor freight near you, you can try their $20 metal knockout set. I used the 1
1/4 inch on my keggle and it worked just fine. Just need to make a hole for the bolt with a
Posted in thread: E-BIAB - Background Research on 12-20-2012 at 08:43 PM
I can vouch for the harbor freight knock-out, but there is a caveat. The harbor freight kit
comes with 4 punches, and two bolts - a large one and a small one. The larger three knockouts
work with the ...
Posted in thread: Please check my wiring diagram on 12-17-2012 at 09:19 PM
OK, I changed around the diagram as per some of your suggestion. Let me know if this makes a
bit more sense.
Posted in thread: Please check my wiring diagram on 12-17-2012 at 05:32 PM
So the on/off switch AFTER the SSR (right before the element)? Would I be safe using just the
25a On/Off switch, or would I need a contactor?I only put the on/off switch at the beginning,
b/c it made ...
Posted in thread: Please check my wiring diagram on 12-16-2012 at 01:28 PM
Thanks for replying. I'm not planning on using a pump. As far as the lights, I wanted to use
one light to show when the control panel had power (which is why I had it where the hots are
coming in. And...