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Posted in thread: What post boil volume do you shoot for to get 5 Gal into your keg/bottling bucket on 06-19-2014 at 06:27 PM
As acidrain mentions... You need to enter your quipment. I find the default boil off rate was
too high. That will affect your calculations.Cheers,Jim
Posted in thread: Throwing my breaker with new equipment on 06-05-2014 at 05:39 PM
I agree. That thing is a beast. It most likely needs 20a dedicated.Cheers!
Posted in thread: Am I nuts? Looking for a specific wiring diagram on 05-01-2014 at 10:40 PM
Is the reasoning for running the RIMS at 110 because you have a 5500 watt @ 240V in the BK as
well?No, the boil kettle is not electric at this time. I have natural gas so this is a hybrid
Posted in thread: Am I nuts? Looking for a specific wiring diagram on 05-01-2014 at 09:27 PM
Hey guys-I've been scouring the wiring diagrams in the P-J thread and don't see one that shows
what I'm trying to do and its making me wonder if the way I'm planning my setup is out of the
Posted in thread: Brewhardware new RIMS tube on 05-01-2014 at 09:08 PM
I got the 18" RIMS tube and the with solder flange for electric mount in my HLT. I was able use
a step-bit to get the hole drilled and propane torch to mount the flange. This is a very easy
job and th...
Posted in thread: NorCal RIMS Tube and EBrewsupply Controller Build on 05-01-2014 at 05:03 PM
Ah. I was looking at the 30A build. Cheers!Jim
Posted in thread: NorCal RIMS Tube and EBrewsupply Controller Build on 05-01-2014 at 04:52 PM
It's a 5500w Low-watt density that Lowes had for $15.Are you running it at 110V then? Im
guessing yes. This is what Im looking doing as well. However that diagram at ebrew supply shows
I think a 220V ...
Posted in thread: NorCal RIMS Tube and EBrewsupply Controller Build on 05-01-2014 at 03:01 PM
Nice setup. What 220v element are you going to use in the rims tube ?Cheers!Jim
Posted in thread: Brewery Update on 04-26-2014 at 02:48 PM
Question: The heating element you got is 9.5" long. With the 18" RIMS tube how long of a temp
probe did you end up with?Cheers and thank you.Jim Bonnet
Posted in thread: My DIY projects. Yours? on 04-11-2014 at 05:47 PM
Arduino Temp Gauges that are updated every 2 seconds and also logged to mysql database for
historical graphing purposes if needed. The probes are just laying around my desk now. Thus the
very similar ...