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Posted in thread: STC-1000 + 2000w element = Bad idea??? on 03-13-2015 at 08:22 PM
Thank you all for the help. I am going to re do the controller. Have a great Weekend
Posted in thread: Will this work, at all? on 03-09-2015 at 08:47 PM
I just tested my electric HLT for the first time. Mine uses a 120V 1500W element and takes
about an hour to get 7 gallons of water to 180. I'm using this mechanical relay with no
problems. All the ele...
Posted in thread: STC-1000 + 2000w element = Bad idea??? on 03-09-2015 at 07:33 PM
You were running 33 amps, if your wiring and components aren't rated for that then you could
have had a very bad day... Seriously. Underguaged wire => heat build up in wires => insulation
melting off ...
Posted in thread: STC-1000 + 2000w element = Bad idea??? on 03-09-2015 at 06:03 PM
So this weekend I used a DIY electric heating system for my HLT for the first time. I used a
STC-1000 controller with 2- 2000W , 120 v hot water heating elements. When I had the 2 element
plugged in t...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on a New Brew system on 02-13-2015 at 04:13 PM
[*]I meant to put it there. But I revised too fast![*]More valves? I tried to be consitent with
the flow path following kals diagram. The flow paths and sequence can be seen HERE :). The two
Posted in thread: Thoughts on a New Brew system on 02-13-2015 at 03:57 PM
Nice man. Looks like you have it all figured out. I think your diagrams will help me out. What
did you use for your electronics? Also what program you use to draw your diagrams?
Posted in thread: Thoughts on a New Brew system on 02-11-2015 at 02:44 AM
Thanks for the info. It got me thinking more. I really appreciate it. So i redesigned it a
little. What do you think? Would this work for a 3.5 bbl system? I am more concerned with the
mast tun. Would...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on a New Brew system on 02-06-2015 at 11:08 PM
So I am wanting to make this set up. I spent time on it and seems good to me but what do you
all think? I would love the input to see if I forgot something? Do I even need the
Posted in thread: Help with a secondary fermenting chamber on 02-04-2015 at 04:04 AM
So I have a 4.6 cubic foot mini frig that I use for my Kegs/ fermenting chamber. I am looking
at making a 2nd chamber attached to it made out of wood and insulation. I want to be able to
have kegs in ...
Posted in thread: Raging Red Irish Red Ale on 01-20-2015 at 07:53 PM
Hey So were you happy with using the California Ale (White Labs #WLP001)??? I am in the middle
on using that or the WLP004. What are your thoughts? Thanks