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Posted in thread: 25Gal/100L with ss drum + electric or gas + BIAB on 12-07-2016 at 06:47 PM
At 220v, a 4500w element will draw over 20a. If you are limited to a 16a circuit, you could use
a 3500w element and just about max it out, with no headroom. If you wanted to use multiple
Posted in thread: 3-in-1 "Boil Kettle, Jacketed Chiller, Conical Fermenter" by Brewha on 11-08-2016 at 05:24 PM
RO doesn't make any difference in the 3 in 1. Do what you usually do.So the 3 in 1 is exempt
from the laws of chemistry then? :)
Posted in thread: GFCI in panel vs spa panel on 11-08-2016 at 05:20 PM
so can you pull the breaker out of the spa panel and stick it in your main breaker? is there a
reason to or not to do that? just curious....Only if the spa panel breaker is compatible with
the main pa...
Posted in thread: New to Electric, a few questions on 110v only setup on 11-08-2016 at 05:14 PM
Best practice question on switches for elements. I want an enable/disable switch for each
element. Is it better to: 1. switch the signal wires from the PID/Controller that activate the
SSR2. Run the p...
Posted in thread: Simple electric boil kettle on 11-04-2016 at 02:16 PM
Kind of what I been looking for but is there one using an stc or is that even possible?A temp
controller is not a good solution for a boil kettle, because if you set it at the boil temp it
will cycle ...
Posted in thread: New to Electric, a few questions on 110v only setup on 11-03-2016 at 08:29 PM
New Question. For boil, I like the idea of a simple knob control for element power, like an
SSVR provides. Seems like a faster response to impending boil-overs than trying to mess with
the PID manual ...
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 11-02-2016 at 08:44 PM
I'm supposed to have a tracking number tomorrow, whoo!For those of you who have wired up a plug
to your cable... I have a NEMA 14-30p plug ready to go. The plug has neutral, ground,and 2 hot
Posted in thread: New, Making sure I have this right. on 10-28-2016 at 02:31 PM
RTD probe is superior to a K type probe, but both will work. Also, is likely the best option
out there for both mash and boil control at this point.
Posted in thread: Setup for a SYL-2352 on 10-12-2016 at 01:15 AM
This might help.
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 10-10-2016 at 09:00 PM
These systems need 30A, 4-wire outlets. The outlet my electrician installed looks like this: I
can't actually find a matching plug. I can only find pigtails--plugs with wires attached. How
did you gu...