Last Activity:12-05-2013 10:37 AM
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-21-2013 at 04:03 PM
Posted in thread: Water chemistry book by Palmer and Kaminski on 11-20-2013 at 01:25 AM
I'd like to ask an additional question about the book that I can't quite reconcile. On p.68,
two formulas are given for RA, one in mEq/L and a revised formula in ppm as CaCO3. Both are
Posted in thread: NorcalBrewing Solutions Giveaway! on 10-30-2013 at 04:12 AM
Posted in thread: Brewer's Hardware 15 Gallon Stainless Steel Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 07-26-2013 at 09:09 PM
I want it!
Posted in thread: Bunch of stuff For Sale on 12-13-2012 at 03:32 AM
Interested in the short coil if it's not already taken. Joe
Posted in thread: Can a paintball pressurized gas cylinder be adapted to Oxygenate wort? on 12-10-2012 at 04:26 AM
Short version: no.There are two types of paintball cylinders: Co2 and High Pressure Air (HPA) /
compressed air tanks. The Co2 tanks are a definite no; they aren't rated to contain the
pressure from co...
Posted in thread: Wiring Help - PID / SSR Issues on 11-29-2012 at 08:23 PM
My final answer: Bad Solid State Relay.My new relay came in today. I tested by bumping to a
100% manual boil from 65*F to 125*F, then bumping manual power down to 50%. Heater cycled
on/off as expected...
Posted in thread: Wiring Help - PID / SSR Issues on 11-29-2012 at 05:09 PM
Any luck with this? I am curious what the problem may have been.I have a new SSR coming in
today, as I have the feeling that's the culprit. I'll post my results.I did re-wire to run the
PID off of 240...
Posted in thread: Wiring Help - PID / SSR Issues on 11-28-2012 at 02:40 AM
Is the green line a ground or neutral? The 240v plug for the element should have a true ground,
but the PID shouldn't be powered by HOT A and a ground. This is a bad combination.Ground, as I
Posted in thread: Wiring Help - PID / SSR Issues on 11-28-2012 at 02:24 AM
Hello all,I just finished wiring up my small panel today for my brewery, which currently
consists of a single 15-gallon BIAB setup. I have a 240V dryer outlet adjacent to my brewing
area, making it qu...