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Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 07-12-2014 at 08:22 PM
Ya try not to unplug it much, it's meant to be a static setup that you setup once and never
Posted in thread: Wow. Cool Brewing Insulated Fermentation Bag on 07-12-2014 at 07:21 PM
Yup, i dont have one but almost got one.its like a giant insulated lunch bag for
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 07-12-2014 at 07:10 PM
My brewpi is working well, apart from one issue:The Brewpi operates fine, until it is
disconnected and reconnected to the computer.Then, once the script restarts, I see the
following:"Could not receiv...
Posted in thread: Fermentation chamber - heating source necessary? on 07-11-2014 at 08:43 PM
I have brewed saisons into the 30's (ambient) with nothing more then a 40 watt bulb in a chest
freezer as heat. To answer your question OP, if you're mostly doing ales and lagers in a fairly
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 07-11-2014 at 07:25 PM
Well if you have that done thats the hard part, wiring everything up is no different than a
STC1000 really. :tank:
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 07-11-2014 at 06:35 PM
The one i recommended is a mechanical relay, not a SSR.SSR's obviously work, I only chose that
option because its so much smaller than a SSR and cheaper, which was the entire point of this
build to ke...
Posted in thread: Johnnycakes Brewing DIY Projects on 07-11-2014 at 05:33 PM
Yea its the same stuff i used, maybe made by a different company but they are all just
polyethylene.This company about 30 mins from me ive bought a lot from before think ill go take
a look at what th...
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 07-11-2014 at 04:50 PM
Know that if you use SSR's you need heat sinks, because they get extremely hot.What fridge are
you thinking of using that would require that much power? Unless your using some type of
Posted in thread: Johnnycakes Brewing DIY Projects on 07-10-2014 at 10:07 PM
Love the corrugated plastic boxes..im totally making some of those because i have quite a lot
of it from making RC Airplanes.FWIW Gorilla glue does work on the Coroplast.What thickness did
you go with...
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 07-10-2014 at 09:47 PM
Ha good to hear.For those curious about his Arduino problems it has something to do with the
way the BrewPi software flashes the Arduino.If there is code on there that is spamming out
messages to the ...