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Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 05-13-2012 at 12:35 AM
Way easier than using the Tig on it. Takes less than half the time too. I don't have to worry
about back gassing or cleaning up any burnt flux with a grinder. I am sold on it. I position
the piece aft...
Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 12-16-2011 at 10:10 PM
You can find Greenlee punches and punch kits on eBay. In addition to the individual wrench
turned punches, it's nice to have one of the hydraulic kits, but the ones from Greenlee are
very expensive. B...
Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 10-31-2011 at 07:11 PM
is a nationwide distributor of welding supplies wil local outlets all over the U.S.
Posted in thread: A 3-Vessel 2-Tier 1-Pump E-RIMS for 30A on 09-30-2011 at 11:12 PM
Thanks for the part numbers and sources - Acouple of mine, alternatives to AuberI use
giorgio11185 on eBay for SSR's and heatsinks: $14 for a 25amp 480v ssr with heatsink, free
shippingfor Auber's 40 ...
Posted in thread: A 3-Vessel 2-Tier 1-Pump E-RIMS for 30A on 09-22-2011 at 10:16 PM
Did you ever post a parts list with sources and prices? sku numbers are helpful as well.Just
finding appropriate hardware given all that is out there is a challenge. Even knowing the
source, say Mouse...
Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 09-18-2011 at 04:10 PM
`For whatever it's worth, the Harris documentation states that a properly soldered joint will
be stronger than a brazed joint, because the higher heat of brazing weakens the metal to be
Posted in thread: Powering down the sump pump on 08-27-2011 at 07:59 AM
note - I use a 1/6 hp for a keg cleaner - will run a garden sprinkler, I think. I use a 1/25 hp
for my RIMS recirculation only because I plan to do 10 gal plus batches; a 1/50 hp is fine for
Posted in thread: Powering down the sump pump on 08-27-2011 at 07:54 AM
After all this discussion, I think your sump pump is simply over kill. You need maybe an
aquarium pump - I've seen them mentioned for chiller recirculation. This is a $10-15 item. I
assume you will us...
Posted in thread: Electric brewery build on 08-22-2011 at 03:20 AM
I've got one of the 7gal conical fermenters from stout tanks and kettles, and have looked at
the kettles and other stuff he sells. For electric kettles, he sells them with a 1 1/2
triclover on the sid...
Posted in thread: Powering down the sump pump on 08-20-2011 at 10:21 PM
1) put a valve in the output line and use this to regulate the flow. Restricting the flow is
just like asking the pump to pump the liquid higher. It'll only pump so high, and output is
reduced the hig...