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Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 02-08-2013 at 03:57 AM
My thermowell is made out of a keg dip tube with the end soldered shut. Cost about $5.Before
that i used a racking cane with the end melted shut.Cool. Thanks
Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 02-08-2013 at 03:06 AM
Anyone using that style probe put it straight into the wort?In the process of making a
thermowell and was just curious. :mug:Hey. How are you making it? I'd like to do the same and
save myself $30au.
Posted in thread: first all grain on 01-31-2013 at 12:41 AM
Ok, and are the bags at all brew stores?Yes, we'll most stock them now. Get one that is big
enough to completely line the inside of your pot.
Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 01-30-2013 at 12:55 AM
I put mine (15A breaker) between the service and the relay (black line, the pin 7 line above)
because I wanted to protect the internal relay.Isn't the stc1000 rated at 240v 10A? It might
catch fire be...
Posted in thread: BIAB paint strainer bag burned on bottom of kettle. on 01-30-2013 at 12:44 AM
Were you stirring while heating? The guys at my LHBS had a BIAB demo day. Their bag had done a
hundred batches without any false bottom and it looked perfect. Their rule was if you are
heating you are...
Posted in thread: I'm Doing It!! on 01-29-2013 at 09:01 PM
Brewed second all grain biab this morning. It's really as easy as people say. Fun as well, glad
I tried it. Might brew an AG dry stout, then go with 5 or 6 batches of SMASH's to get to better
Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 01-24-2013 at 05:14 AM
so now that my new system is built, i'm going to have some fun and build a cooled fermenter and
control it with one of these temp controllers. i somehow lost the NTC probe, but i found this
one on eba...
Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 01-12-2013 at 07:50 AM
My build in progress. I decided to put in a breaker for the supply, and a contactor for the
cooling side. I don't know if I trust the cooling relay with the starting current of our 50yo
fridge. I have...
Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 01-11-2013 at 06:04 AM
Anyone just use the female end of the extension cord for the heat outlet?You can do that. It's
just a little neater and safer to have it in a box. It will still work just as well though.
Posted in thread: ebay aquarium temp controller build on 01-11-2013 at 05:33 AM
I tried to google a bit, but I can't seem to find something like this in a 110-115v in that
price range. Any links? Thanks!Yeah sorry I can't find a 110v version. I assumed there would be
one on eBay.
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