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Posted in thread: Starting to build an electric setup... on 11-16-2015 at 07:47 PM
The amount of energy required for a given size volume of water does not change regardless of
you using 1 240v element or 2 120v elements.Using 2 120v elements is possible and folks do that
Posted in thread: Starting to build an electric setup... on 11-16-2015 at 07:30 PM
How big are your batches and how much time are you willing to spend waiting for water and wort
to come to temp?Do a google search for "electricheat.xls". It's an Excel spreadsheet that will
give you t...
Posted in thread: RIMS Build: Some Questions on 06-18-2013 at 03:11 AM
ok ,so my guess would be your terminal strips need to be jumped across the hot terminal side.
these terminals are separate, you need to feed each one power.by that I mean each term. needs
its own powe...
Posted in thread: One Last Look at a RIMS in a BOX Wiring Diagram on 03-27-2013 at 03:16 AM
It is a little confusing to see a mechanical relay symbol used with an SSR label on it.If you
are in-fact using an SSR to switch your element, it is wired properly.I'm not an electrician,
but I can re...
Posted in thread: I think I want to go electric. on 03-19-2013 at 12:53 PM
Thanks, I really do love it but propane is expensive, and I use about 3/4 of a tank for every
11 gallon batch.About a gas fired herms, I would have to use some sort of gas solenoid to
Posted in thread: help on final eherm touches on 12-30-2012 at 04:41 AM
You could use aluminum cam locks instead of stainless steel. I'd stay with a SS false bottom.