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Posted in thread: Hop Quesadilla on 07-17-2012 at 02:30 PM
Here's the bitch of it: a non-positive-displacement pump such as the March or Chugger will only
make the issues with the hop blocker much more aggravating, because that kind of pump can't
Posted in thread: am I overloading my 15 amp breaker on 02-15-2012 at 12:15 PM
Doing some quick math in my head and it looks like adding the second freezer will throw you
over the top. You only want to go to a max of 80% which would be 12 amps on a 15 amp circuit.
The breaker is...
Posted in thread: Sourcing parts and other options on 01-10-2012 at 07:26 PM
Your house will have a ground at the panel. When you run power for your system, you will run 2
hot wires (from the circuit breaker you will be installing, black or red in color), 1 neutral
wire (from ...
Posted in thread: Brewtroller on 12-24-2011 at 07:12 AM
Two cents taken, I can get a second Brewtroller board and repurpose it to run the fermentation.
Perfect!As for protecting the heating elements. I work with waste heat boilers that produce
600# steam. ...
Posted in thread: Brewtroller on 12-23-2011 at 11:51 AM
I thought it wouldn't work for fermentation control, but I had to ask. As for the Fermtroller,
where does a person find one? The Brewtroller website shows only a firmware release and OSCS's
Posted in thread: Brewtroller on 12-22-2011 at 10:52 AM
I'm at work right now and it's 2:30am, so my mind is wandering a bit and my train of thought is
derailing.A couple of other items I forgot about. First, I will have a mash mixer with a motor
from an i...
Posted in thread: Brewtroller on 12-22-2011 at 10:11 AM
Thanks pickles for the offer. I appreciate it.The core of my system will be a boiler for
heating the mash and brew kettle with steam. Along with the boiler, mash tun and brew kettle I
will have a HLT ...
Posted in thread: Brewtroller on 12-21-2011 at 05:33 AM
I haven't gotten all of the items sorted out that I need. I did look at the Blackheart Brewery
site and that looks great. That's the sort of control panel I plan on building. I will probably
Posted in thread: Brewtroller on 12-19-2011 at 02:05 AM
Say, is there anyone familiar with the Brewtroller that could help guide me in the right
direction. I just want to know what I should be purchasing for my control box. I have a pretty
good idea, I thi...
Posted in thread: Electric Rig complete. Video link. on 11-05-2011 at 06:16 AM
That pigtail looks to be a nozzle for the end of a water line. We use these where I work in one
of the vessels when it goes through a wash cycle every 36 hours. You can also see them on fire