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Posted in thread: Anyone else a Ham Radio Operator? on 05-24-2016 at 09:40 PM
Posted in thread: Low bucks motorized grain mill on 05-19-2016 at 02:18 PM
Could you wire up a large 12 volt PC fan to turn on and blow across the motor housing to
evacuate the heat more rapidly?If this doesn't work, I've got a Bruno power chair lift that has
some massive DC...
Posted in thread: Low bucks motorized grain mill on 05-18-2016 at 09:25 PM
So, I recently picked up another hobby. HAM Radio. I've got a 2 meter mobile unit that I'm
using as a make-shift base station and I picked up a power supply for it. yesterday evening I
had the idea t...
Posted in thread: Show us your sculpture or brew rig on 04-22-2016 at 09:07 PM
Properly shielded burners, which those look to be, will keep the heat channeling up and out. I
wanted to test this once and the carburetor plate portion of the big banjo burners doesn't even
get hot t...
Posted in thread: How to add permanent volume markings to a kettle (illustrated) on 04-22-2016 at 05:09 PM
You could also measure the water level by weight.That's what I did when calibrating my sight
glass. I weighed out a gallon of water and marked it on the gallon jug with a sharpie. Then, as
long as you...
Posted in thread: Low bucks motorized grain mill on 04-05-2016 at 07:19 PM
Saving $0.50/pound on grain is just icing on the cake.Thanks for the update! Can you post the
photos/video?WOAH! I worked at my LHBS, Texas Brewing Inc., for a while and we NEVER charged
for milling o...
Posted in thread: Walkin Cooler TX Build on 03-28-2016 at 04:15 PM
I was going to do something like that, but cut the pipe at a 45d, with the cut facing up, that
way the flap will fall down and rest on the cut. The weight of the flap ought to be enough to
'seal' it. ...
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Line Cleaner on 03-25-2016 at 08:23 PM
I just forced the pin lick post right onto the plastic.Man... We don't want to know! :ban:
:ban: :ban: :D
Posted in thread: Walkin Cooler TX Build on 03-24-2016 at 03:54 PM
The hard part in my mind is designing a flapper on the end to close off the pipe when the fan
is off to prevent cold air waterfalling and crashing my yeast.Perhaps using a dryer vent
exhaust would wor...
Posted in thread: Show us your panel on 03-21-2016 at 06:29 PM
So, if you have a failure between your panel and the wall, the control panel will assume
everything is ok, relying on the non-GFCI breakers in your house's panel to trip? Am I reading
that correct? Th...