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Posted in thread: Hydrometer holder on 08-09-2015 at 05:45 PM
Well, what's your storage space like for your brew stuff? Hard to help when you're looking to
see where you can out something in your space and we don't have any real info on that space.
;)I have a la...
Posted in thread: Hydrometer holder on 08-09-2015 at 12:55 PM
What holding? :confused:I'm not getting the question. I plunk the hydro in its test cylinder,
fill that with wort, then set is aside 'til it settles enough to read. Once read I empty the
cylinder and ...
Posted in thread: Hydrometer holder on 08-08-2015 at 07:35 PM
What do you guys use to hold your hydrometer, thermometer, etc.? Looking for a decent test tube
holder I guess.
Posted in thread: Relay Chatter on 07-07-2015 at 01:20 AM
NO! This is an open frame relay with line voltage exposed all over it. Don't go near it while
it's energized.288697Brew on :mug:Yes, of course. I wasn't about to. I power off the box before
Posted in thread: Relay Chatter on 07-07-2015 at 01:17 AM
Are you driving this relay with a straight on/off voltage or are you using a pulse width so
that you can run the element at less than 100%? If you are doing PWM, you can't use a
mechanical relay, it h...
Posted in thread: Relay Chatter on 07-06-2015 at 08:34 PM
I'm switching 23 A (5500W heating element). Using 120V on the coil by using one hot lead and
the neutral on my 240V line coming in. This last time I used it, sometimes it would buzz,
sometimes do noth...
Posted in thread: Relay Chatter on 07-06-2015 at 04:27 PM
What's the relay model # (or link to ordering page), and what voltage and current is it
switching?Brew on :mug:Here it is:
Posted in thread: Relay Chatter on 07-05-2015 at 12:43 PM
I would be expect any relay coil to have enough pull on the contacts that you can use it in any
position. If it is flat, gravity helps pull.on the contacts, works fine. If you rotate it 90
Posted in thread: Relay Chatter on 07-03-2015 at 06:07 PM
Anyone have issues with their relay chattering when they mount it vertically? Mine started
Posted in thread: BIAB Issues Holding Temp on 06-11-2015 at 09:45 PM
If you are going to throttle the pump flow, then it needs to be on the outlet side of the pump.
Throttling using a kettle valve can cause pump cavitation and damage.You do want to run at the