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Posted in thread: grain mill motor on 10-16-2011 at 01:33 PM
I purchased this motor: used it for 4 or 5 batches and been satisfied with it. Maybe a bit
more RPM's would be nice, but it probably wouldn't really save any time.This motor is very
common for grain ...
Posted in thread: Would this be a good brew pot? on 10-14-2011 at 07:24 PM
I have to agree with Revvy. I had a 30 quart turkey fryer with safety bars sort of along those
lines to help hold the pot in place. I found the pot a little small for full 5 gallon boils, so
Posted in thread: Attention Canadians! Discount code! on 10-11-2011 at 01:43 PM
I'll take a code please!
Posted in thread: Grain Milling Station Build and Questions on 10-09-2011 at 05:27 PM
The capacitor in the picture was shipped with the motor. Didn't have to buy anything separate,
just ordered the motor and it came with the capacitor. The cabinet, I have no idea. I bought it
Posted in thread: Grain Milling Station Build and Questions on 10-08-2011 at 09:24 PM
Electrical done, tested, and working! Motor turns as expected, lights come on appropriately, no
magic smoke released!I used a connector for hooking up the tail lights of a trailer to connect
Posted in thread: Grain Milling Station Build and Questions on 10-08-2011 at 03:33 PM
Now with the electronics mounted, but not connected yet. To cut the 22mm holes for the pilot
lights and e-stop switch, I picked up the world's cheapest hole saw. But the top of the cart is
covered in ...
Posted in thread: Grain Milling Station Build and Questions on 10-08-2011 at 02:07 PM
If that doesn't cause issues with fitting the grain chute, that will work. The BC's chute
screws into specific holes inside the end plates that wouldn't be accessible if the mill was
flipped over. But...
Posted in thread: How to connect 2 shafts? on 10-07-2011 at 03:57 PM
The part numbers you need are:1-3419-C 3/8" L-050 JAW COUPLING HALF 2.851-3419-E 1/2" L-050 JAW
COUPLING HALF 2.851-3419-X BUNA-N INSERT FOR L-050 JAW COUPLING 1.70Those I got from Surplus
Posted in thread: Grain Milling Station Build and Questions on 10-07-2011 at 03:50 PM
I agree, the panic button is almost definitely overkill, but I like the way they look, so I
went for it anyway. As for the lights, they are definitely not necessary, but again, think
they'll look cool...
Posted in thread: Grain Milling Station Build and Questions on 10-07-2011 at 10:51 AM
I'll try the motor without the fan after work this evening, but on to the electrical in the
meantime. Here is the schematic for what I am planning to do. Please excuse the sloppiness, it
was drawn on ...