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Posted in thread: 240v Heating Element or Elements in HLT on 03-04-2015 at 10:03 PM
you can run two elements @ 5500 Watts from a 50amp panel. don't worry about what others say
about the over 90% load. it will work fine. i pull 46amps with two elements and two pumps. if
your house is ...
Posted in thread: 240v Heating Element or Elements in HLT on 03-03-2015 at 04:50 PM
If you have the power available, by all means put two elements in the HLT, but I wouldn't say
one would be underpowered. Really depends upon your patience level, and if you have other tasks
that need ...
Posted in thread: 240v Heating Element or Elements in HLT on 03-03-2015 at 04:40 PM
I would go with two 5500 watt elements in your HLT. you will heat much faster. In my 20 gallon
pot with two 5500w elements i can heat 20 gallons of water at a degree every 30 seconds with
the pump on....
Posted in thread: Homemade PBW Recipe on 03-01-2015 at 04:13 AM
i just tested out my batch and it works just like PBW. I would follow the exact recipe on the
first page. I found the Red Devil TSP at ace. The Sun Oxi clean was hard to find .. it's at
winco and the ...
Posted in thread: Control Panel Build for Brew Kettle 5500 Watt on 02-17-2015 at 10:44 PM
Why would you want to switch the power? if you are using a PID, then the element will only fire
when it's needed. in the long run you would save yourself a lot of time and wiring leaving it
at 240 and...
Posted in thread: Stainless Steel Heating Element on 02-17-2015 at 03:53 PM
No I haven't. Gotta link?So I have to buy parts specifically for din or I can attach din rail
clips to standard parts?you buy the parts to clip into the din rail. Check out this link, it's
from a buil...
Posted in thread: Stainless Steel Heating Element on 02-17-2015 at 03:03 AM
yes the contacts, breakers and terminal blocks all clip in... and a relay if you are going that
route. I use a relay to make sure the elements are off before the control panel will start. I
Posted in thread: Stainless Steel Heating Element on 02-17-2015 at 12:52 AM
I have two 5500 SS elements in HLT from bobby. i have tested my system with 20gallon HLT and
both elements on with my 50amp control panel. So far with my testing i have not had issues. you
should be g...
Posted in thread: Electric Brewing Supply reviews on 01-24-2015 at 07:58 PM
I am almost done with my 50amp control panel, a found that a few parts were priced the lowest
with them. the 63amp contactor is a killer deal! There are other items you can get a better
deal using eba...
Posted in thread: Ferm Chamber Height? on 06-10-2013 at 03:29 AM
go at least 30"!