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Posted in thread: First Electric brew on 07-06-2015 at 01:58 AM
Really well done! I love the accessibility of the fuse. I also love the ability to turn things
on manually. Done like a pro!
Posted in thread: HERMS Design Advice on 07-05-2015 at 08:29 PM
Hmm. I've not used a HERMS before. I am designing my system around a three vessel HLT/HERMS
electric setup. I had once built a sparge/ recirculation arm from 1/2' PVC and the SOB plugged
with grain hu...
Posted in thread: HERMS Design Advice on 07-05-2015 at 03:56 PM
If I had three pumps (and I plan on adding a third soon) I would use one that was fed from the
HLT and either recirc'd through the HLT or went to the HERMS coil. TTHe second would be fed
from the MT a...
Posted in thread: Help me pick a layout for my control panel! on 07-05-2015 at 02:29 AM
I'm not trying to be mean, but I don't like any of them. I too like #6 best because the PIDs
are towards the top.Jumbled and busy and confusing is how I would describe each of those
Posted in thread: I think I might have messed up my force carbonation... on 07-05-2015 at 12:49 AM
As long as you haven't overcarbbed you haven't really messed up. Much easier to add more CO2
than to get rid of extra CO2.I've done the shake it method. I do it much like you described
(didn't watch t...
Posted in thread: HERMS Design Advice on 07-05-2015 at 12:43 AM
Also, just wait for your HLT to come up to temp for your sparge water. Don't use the BK for
your sparge water because, obviously, you need a place for your wort to go while your sparge.
That place is ...
Posted in thread: HERMS Design Advice on 07-05-2015 at 12:35 AM
Despite what others have said, I think a third pump is a very good addition to a HERMS system.
Not necessary at all, especially if not doing back to back batches, but if you do want to do
back to back...
Posted in thread: Ideas for blocking spammers on 07-04-2015 at 07:50 PM
I assume you intended the hyperbole, but it wouldn't take 2000. 1 or 2 would be sufficient.Next
your monetary incentive is structured all wrong. Look at it from the contractor's point of
view. How do ...
Posted in thread: Ideas for blocking spammers on 07-04-2015 at 06:36 PM
OutsourceGet a team of like 2000 Chinese folks who get $0.05 per spam thread they delete and
spam account they identify and eliminate.
Posted in thread: Considering going to all grain brewing on 07-04-2015 at 04:41 PM
That's how I did it. At first I'd open the cooler several times, check temps and stir it up,
but eventually it was a set it and forget it thing.