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Posted in thread: Quick wiring question simple E-Kettle on 10-27-2013 at 03:32 AM
You should really look at some kind of control panel. 4000 watts at 1000% is prob to much
heat.For a cheap control with a twist style heat control knob, you can do this:Purchase a two
Posted in thread: For all you guys brewing in the basement on 10-21-2013 at 02:19 AM
Running a dehumidifier (they are standard items here in Wisconsin) while you brew and for a few
hours afterwards might be a good idea. That will quickly extract any of that moisture out of
Posted in thread: Forced to Switch to Electric. Need Help! on 10-21-2013 at 12:46 AM
How much would I probably save buying the kit and the addition receptacles, wiring, and
connectors. As opposed to the complete turn key controller? (roughly)Well... they sell the
turnkey controllers f...
Posted in thread: Forced to Switch to Electric. Need Help! on 10-21-2013 at 12:42 AM
Also for this basic kit it gives me 2 additional options:Upgrade to 1 63a and 2 25a DIN
Contactors (recommend) $25.00And Upgraded heat sinks $45.00Are either of this necessary or
worth adding?I would ...
Posted in thread: Forced to Switch to Electric. Need Help! on 10-20-2013 at 06:37 PM
Nice ! Thanks that made things a lot easier !These are great too. Not a bad price either. You
would probably save a max of $5 - $10 sourcing yourself.
Posted in thread: Forced to Switch to Electric. Need Help! on 10-20-2013 at 06:33 PM
I am getting conflicting info by searching forums. Should I be using 30 or 50 amp SSr's. Also
on the left of the schematic where all the wiring comes in and distributes from, is the part
just called a...
Posted in thread: 1" aluminum NPTF Weld-In Flange? on 10-20-2013 at 06:25 PM
I just realized that I don't think soldering/welding the lock nut on will work out. The camco
element is low on the kettle and because of the ripple shape it won't be able to spin into
place. Looks li...
Posted in thread: Forced to Switch to Electric. Need Help! on 10-20-2013 at 02:27 AM
Here is a diagram that might help you. If you don't want or need the pump outlets, just don't
wire them into your setup.Click on the image to see and save a full scale diagram that is
printable on Tab...
Posted in thread: Forced to Switch to Electric. Need Help! on 10-20-2013 at 02:25 AM
If I was you, I would find the neighbor and lots of "practical jokes" would ensue.
Posted in thread: Forced to Switch to Electric. Need Help! on 10-19-2013 at 11:03 PM
My plan is to just wire the controller to a 3 wire dryer receptacle and switch kettles heaters
by unplugging one and plugging in the other.GFCI that receptacle. :D