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Posted in thread: hosehead electronic brewery controller on 11-30-2014 at 05:42 PM
Has anyone bought one of these? It looks great, but I'm hesitant to send $425 in to the ether
after getting burned on a bunch of kegging equipment.
Posted in thread: How many amps?? on 07-15-2014 at 03:41 PM
Remember that the breaker is selected to match the size of the wire. Nothing else. If you have
wire rated for 15a, you can't upgrade beakers without replacing the wire.I'd pull wire rated
for 20A and ...
Posted in thread: Vacation in Maine - Where to Stop for Good Local Beer on 07-18-2013 at 03:31 PM
Novare Res in Portland has a great beer selection and a cool Belgian cafe vibe. When Pigs Fly
Wood Fired Pizzeria in Kittery has awesome pizza and a generally excellent if not huge (about
20) draft li...
Posted in thread: Blichmann Engineering Electric BoilCoil and RIMS Rocket Sneek Peak @ NHC 2013 | Beer on 07-11-2013 at 02:57 PM
My vote would be for either a standard NEMA or bare cable to attach our own connector.
Posted in thread: Blichmann Engineering Electric BoilCoil and RIMS Rocket Sneek Peak @ NHC 2013 | Beer on 07-10-2013 at 08:25 PM
If I can buy one of their kettles with the coil installed and the cord, this will be my entry
to electric brewing. I plan to start with a simple potentiometer controlled SSR for boil power
Posted in thread: Mini-fridge for 10 gallon corny fermentation chamber? on 07-04-2013 at 11:37 PM
I used the chest freezer sizing sticky to select the freezer to use for my serving bar.
Unfortunately, I can't seem to find anything as useful for mini-fridges. I'm looking for a
fridge to use for the...
Posted in thread: Bottled Beer (1.5 Years) on 07-03-2013 at 07:38 PM
In packing up my house to move, I found a few cases of bottles from 2006 that I forgot about.
The problem is, at the time I knew which case was which batch, but they've since been moved
around and con...
Posted in thread: Blichmann BrewEasy on 07-02-2013 at 10:02 PM
If you have access to the breaker panel, wiring a new 240V circuit is very easy.I wouldn't do
that in a rented apartment though. At least here in Massachusetts, electrical work can only
legally be don...
Posted in thread: Blichmann BrewEasy on 07-02-2013 at 08:20 PM
Everything is 240 volt, they didn't seem to have any plans or interest for 120 solutions of any
kind and said their internal testing showed it just wasn't up to snuff, so unless your house is
Posted in thread: Blichmann BrewEasy on 07-02-2013 at 05:05 PM
Their electric stuff looks better then any DIY solution I've ever seen, I'd much rather buy
that electric kettle off the shelf then build one my own even if I could save a couple of