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Posted in thread: Johnson 2 Stage Controller Wiring. Help making sense? on 09-05-2009 at 06:25 PM
Sorry I didn't see the link for the diagram. Wire the power wire from the outlet to R and the
power wire from the fridge to Y.
Posted in thread: Johnson 2 Stage Controller Wiring. Help making sense? on 09-03-2009 at 03:37 PM
Not sure without seeing the diagram but the power wire is the only one you should be breaking
through the control. The neutral (white) wire and the ground (green) wire can get wired
directly to the fr...
Posted in thread: cheap temp control electrical questions on 12-25-2008 at 11:04 AM
A relay is basically a switch that needs its coil energized to open or close its contacts. The
coil can be rated to accept various voltages so if you are going to use the 12 volt dc power
supply make ...
Posted in thread: Are there any tmp controllers that can control 2 elements on 12-12-2008 at 12:51 PM
Going with 2 Ranco type controllers would probably be the easiest and cheapest. I've seen
products like this Product but you still need to buy a second sensor and the problem is that it
can't handle t...
Posted in thread: Masterbuilt Electric Turkey Fryer on 11-22-2008 at 05:02 PM
Check out the FAQ where it says it will use about 1.5 gallons of oil and that the fill line is
the max amount of liquid that can be used safely. Doesn't give you much to work with.
Posted in thread: homemade temp controller on 11-19-2008 at 12:46 PM
See if there is a contact rating on the controller. Usually there is a max amperage and voltage
listing somewhere. If the contacts are handling 575 volts right now 110 volts for the
Posted in thread: Immersion Chiller Pump Problem on 10-25-2008 at 12:35 PM
Is there any info. on the pump as to how much amperage it draws? It sounds like you are
tripping an overload protector on the power supply. When it cools down and resets you can power
it up again and ...
Posted in thread: Traulsen Commercial Cooler ? on 10-20-2008 at 01:20 PM
I used to work on these and Traulsen makes a high quality product. The way this unit operates
is by discharging air down from the right side and returns it up on the top left. The
temperature control ...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on this thermomerer? on 10-03-2008 at 01:44 PM
If you are only using it for mashing just drill through the lid of the cooler.
Posted in thread: Why is my C02 Regulator freezing up? on 09-29-2008 at 12:46 PM
If you only started seeing this after a recent bottle exchange there may be some water left in
the bottle from a hydrostatic pressure test.