Last Activity:10-23-2013 7:56 AM
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Posted in thread: Help me understand my water report on 09-08-2014 at 04:00 PM
maida7, I just moved to Asheville and am having trouble finding a complete report. The one I
found has pH, Alkalinity, Hardness, and Sodium, but not Calcium, Magn, Potassium, and Iron. Do
you have a m...
Posted in thread: First brew with new rig was a disaster! on 10-22-2013 at 12:16 PM
Isn't the BG14 a high pressure burner? I think this could improve your day: you are really
committed to low pressure propane, I fear you will need a different burner. The regulator is
likely to be m...
Posted in thread: First brew with new rig was a disaster! on 10-21-2013 at 01:04 PM
I've built a Brutus style brew rig. Low pressure propane, honeywell standing pilot valves, PID
controls, direct fired recirculated mash, etc... I did my first brew with the new rig on Sunday
Posted in thread: Can I use the flexible hose with a honeywell furnace valve? on 09-25-2013 at 12:48 PM
Posted in thread: Can I use the flexible hose with a honeywell furnace valve? on 09-24-2013 at 02:50 PM
I have a KAB6 burner like this I'm trying to automate this burner with a PID controller and a
Honeywell furnace valve. I know I need to drill out the orifice at the burner to work with low
Posted in thread: Immersion Chiller questions on 09-12-2013 at 05:43 PM
buy one or make your own. I'd recomend 50' or 1/2" copper. I'd also highly recomend some sort
of whirlpool as well. I do my whirlpool with a pump but if you don't have a pump you can simply
stir it wi...
Posted in thread: Quick disconnects vs snaplock/camlock on 09-12-2013 at 01:32 PM
I have the cam locks. They work great. No leaks, and pretty easy to use. For the price they
really can't be beat. I'm sure the more beer style disconnects are great but they are much more
Posted in thread: would this be suitable as a control pannel enclosure. on 09-07-2013 at 05:43 PM
on further inspection the pids are 4" deep. I think I need a 6" deep box. I may just make my
own out of plywood.
Posted in thread: would this be suitable as a control pannel enclosure. on 09-07-2013 at 05:38 PM
I'm not using a heat sink so no worries. I don't have any ssr's just the pid and a 24v
transformer to control 2 furnace valves with standing pilot lights. At least I don't think I
need an ssr or a hea...
Posted in thread: would this be suitable as a control pannel enclosure. on 09-07-2013 at 03:35 PM
I'm building a brutus style rims system. I need a box to use as a control panel. What do you
think about this one? The price is right.