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Posted in thread: Arduino instead of BCS or Brewtroller on 11-30-2011 at 03:11 AM
I started out with a 7.5 gallon enamel ware pot, 5 gallon gott cooler with screen wire tube,
and a 5 gallon plastic bucket for sparge water. Made some competition winning beers with that
lash up, but ...
Posted in thread: Arduino instead of BCS or Brewtroller on 11-29-2011 at 10:55 PM
Dude, we're brewing beer not robots.Speak for yourself... I want my brewery to have the ability
to take over the world. haha. Hmm... I was looking for a brewery name... maybe it should be
Posted in thread: Arduino instead of BCS or Brewtroller on 11-25-2011 at 03:02 PM
IMHO the arduino seems to be so limited, you can put a lot of effort into building a brew
controller that functions at a very basic level, but when you need to do more the limits of the
Posted in thread: Arduino instead of BCS or Brewtroller on 11-23-2011 at 08:24 PM
I am currently working on a project to control my brewery with an arduino (as funds become
available). The arduino really opens some options for advanced automated brewing systems that
out of the box ...
Posted in thread: Arduino instead of BCS or Brewtroller on 11-23-2011 at 02:30 AM
You could easily cut out the bit with the web interface! There are tons of articles on using
LCD displays and simple controls with an Arduino.Ha, I didn't mean it like that. I meant the
setup of it. T...
Posted in thread: Arduino instead of BCS or Brewtroller on 11-23-2011 at 02:08 AM
Yeah, that uberfridge post looks like a great resource, I'll have to check it out. The biggest
thing I was worried about was the web interface stuff.This will also be nice experimentation
for me with ...
Posted in thread: Arduino instead of BCS or Brewtroller on 11-22-2011 at 10:40 PM
Anyone have any projects going on using an arduino board to control their brewery? I currently
use a BCS-460 but a) want to mess with arduino and b) want more control/need more outputs.My
Posted in thread: Corny Keg Fermentation Upside Down? on 11-21-2011 at 07:11 PM
Thanks for the responses. I think what I'm going to end up doing is what I eluded to at the end
of my first post... Have two sets of dip tubes. They're probably cheap anyways. The end goal is
to be ab...
Posted in thread: Corny Keg Fermentation Upside Down? on 11-21-2011 at 04:47 PM
I generally ferment in kegs and thought of a concept that I wanted to run by the group.Normally
I ferment with them upright and use a siphon to transfer. I don't use the built in pipes
because of the ...
Posted in thread: Wort filter in-line? on 10-12-2011 at 06:31 PM
First what are you using as a false bottom in your mt? The solution coming out should be mostly
clear or your fb is not working right. Out of the kettle try letting things settle for a little