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Posted in thread: Is my RIMS temp probe too short? on 03-17-2014 at 12:37 PM
Can you take a picture of the RIMS tube layout. I had a similar problem (off by 30 degrees)
until I switched the location of the probe and the wort return fitting to change the direction
of the flow.T...
Posted in thread: StillDragon DIY Controller Kit on 03-17-2014 at 05:48 AM
Not true, a 240V GFCI breaker manages 120V fine. It senses current between the red, white and
black wires and as long as all three are in balance the breaker is happy. Only when the three
are not in b...
Posted in thread: Is my RIMS temp probe too short? on 03-17-2014 at 03:22 AM
Is the probe measuring the input or output of the RIMS tube?
Posted in thread: Submersible heating element vs drilling on 03-16-2014 at 07:20 PM
You can buy a step drill bit at LOWES or Home Depot but you will need to start the hole with a
standard and go slow. A battery powered drill won't make it all the way through unless it's one
of the ne...
Posted in thread: Critique my DIY still dragon controller build on 03-16-2014 at 07:07 PM
Hi All,Finally progressing in putting my electric system together. It will be a simple 1
electric element kettle system (220V, 5000W), controlled by a DIY controller from still dragon.
The element is ...
Posted in thread: Submersible heating element vs drilling on 03-15-2014 at 08:24 PM
Sorry, no one is going to post a link to kegkits.com without me or someone else reminding any
passers by to do at least one Google search for kegkits or tom hargrave. There PSA
complete.I've read the ...
Posted in thread: Element duty cycle - What do you run at? on 03-15-2014 at 05:35 PM
Now that's a benefit I can agree with. The last batch on my old system which used a keggle was
a 14.5 gallon pre boil volume. Not fun!That's right up to the rim!
Posted in thread: Submersible heating element vs drilling on 03-15-2014 at 05:34 PM
Description of that submerged elemmt says " Submersible part filled with electrical grade epoxy
to prevent water from reaching the internal electrical connections". As I know (though can't
provide a p...
Posted in thread: Interlock Circuit for Brew Panel on 03-15-2014 at 05:28 PM
Glad to hear that everything works as expected. Have your friend did any modification to
schematic I suggested?I gave him a printout of your schematic and he studied it, but I really
don't know. He's ...
Posted in thread: Interlock Circuit for Brew Panel on 03-15-2014 at 03:13 PM
My buddy came over last night. He made a quick drawing of how everything is hooked up then we
took out the PID running my mash tun.I watched while he worked - he took off the PID cover then
he made so...