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Posted in thread: 240v or 120v for Rims Tube on 12-04-2015 at 12:35 AM
I am using an element similar to berrywise in a brewers hardware RIMS tube. It is 240v/1500w
but it is LDW. am really surprised that one of the home brew shops which sell stainless
elements do not st...
Posted in thread: Someone with RIMS expertise please help - last attempt before a change :( on 05-12-2015 at 01:03 PM
What is the diameter of your RIMS tube? Could the element be resting on the side of the RIMS
Posted in thread: 1500w 240v stainless steel element (including base) on 05-03-2015 at 10:42 AM
RIMS vs HERMS, scorching is why I went with HERMS. From what I have read it isn't only an issue
for lighter beers. Scorching comes with flavor problems for all color of beers.Thinking out
loud here, I...
Posted in thread: 1500w 240v stainless steel element (including base) on 05-02-2015 at 10:02 AM
Oh well... I tried.BTW: With decent flow in a RIMS there is NO possibility for your
concerned.Oh Well. I tried to help. I'm Done!P-JWOW P-J.Thanks for encouraging me to not
participate in this forum. ...
Posted in thread: Copper heating elements on 04-28-2015 at 02:01 AM
jleiii - How have the stainless elements with the brass base been working? Did you decide to
"pickle" the brass base to account for any lead from the element produced in China?Did you do
anything to c...
Posted in thread: looking for low density screw-on 240V, 1500W electric water heater element on 04-24-2015 at 06:42 PM
I know this post is years old but I was wondering how the Rheem water heater element held up
over time. Did the base end up rusting?
Posted in thread: 1500w 240v stainless steel element (including base) on 04-24-2015 at 01:22 PM
The linked element is a medium watt density. That makes me a little concerned about scorching
in a RIMS tube.
Posted in thread: 1500w 240v stainless steel element (including base) on 04-24-2015 at 01:08 PM
Thanks for the quick responses. :mug:Jeffmeh- I'm building a control box with two PIDs, one for
the RIMS and one for the BK so want to run both elements through the 30 amp circuit. PJ - I was
Posted in thread: 1500w 240v stainless steel element (including base) on 04-24-2015 at 09:43 AM
Is anybody stocking a 1500w 240v stainless steel element which includes a stainless steel base
at a decent price? I see that BrewHardware.com is now stocking a 120v version but I need 240v.
I have see...
Posted in thread: Stout Brew Kettles on 02-21-2014 at 12:00 AM
A leaking kettle and the warranty/repair policy was my biggest concern when I made my order
from Stout Tanks. I looked for a local welder for quite a few months to customize a kettle but
I could not f...