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Posted in thread: Rebuilding - Again... on 12-02-2013 at 03:44 AM
Just ordered the 30a 2 PID DIY kit from Ryan at Ebrew.Had all the 2 way switches replaced with
push buttons….Slow, but still moving forwardTim
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 10-22-2013 at 05:59 PM
Recirculation pumps are not a good thing. Gravity is a good thing. I use gravity. No priming
issues, no cavitation issues, unlikely to have motor failure or get clogged up.My HLT does not
care about c...
Posted in thread: Why isnt anyone building basic electric control boxes? on 10-18-2013 at 01:30 PM
@Flyingpole, I think the picobrew system deserves its own thread really!This would be a great
Posted in thread: Rebuilding - Again... on 10-16-2013 at 10:52 AM
So to address the issue above.I think I will just set my Set point at the temp I want to mash
at and leave the probe at the INPUT to the Mash Tun from the HEX. My thinking , as stated
before, is that ...
Posted in thread: Why isnt anyone building basic electric control boxes? on 10-15-2013 at 11:10 AM
Electricbiab.com makes a controller that looks great and is priced right, I just haven't heard
of anyone else with it. I'd love to get one but would hate to be the only person with it,
therefore no bu...
Posted in thread: Power Connectors 30 amps on 10-14-2013 at 09:16 AM
I would think a male/male power cord would be pretty dangerous. If the thing is live, you'd
basically be holding a 240v cattle prod.I would like to think that if most of us are smart
enough to brew be...
Posted in thread: Power Connectors 30 amps on 10-13-2013 at 02:26 PM
Those Neutriks are great although not intended for hot swapping. For that reason I would rather
put them on the panel than on the vessel.There is also the option of NEMA 6-30 I suppose
although these ...
Posted in thread: Power Connectors 30 amps on 10-13-2013 at 06:42 AM
Bobby, lots of people are using the Switchcraft option as well, i bit cheaper, but the same
size.I will be using them for my power cable to the element, so that it can be disconnected at
Posted in thread: A switch question for my controller on 10-12-2013 at 02:54 PM
it was just a shot, no worries.I will be posting them for sale somewhere soon I guessTim
Posted in thread: A switch question for my controller on 10-11-2013 at 11:54 AM
Ok, so the switch is 20amps, 277 volts.My element is 5500w @ 220v so that is 25 amps,
correct?But my goal is to have the switch toggle on/off the element, and have the light turn
on/off as the PID sen...