Last Activity:07-28-2015 2:18 AM
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Posted in thread: Bimetallic thermostats on 07-27-2015 at 10:48 PM
Bimetallics are typically not very accurate and difficult to keep calibrated. PIDs (such as the
Mypin) with RTDs or Thermocouples have better accuracy and pretty much stay calibrated forever.
Posted in thread: Coldbreak Brewing Herms Giveaway! on 07-19-2015 at 12:50 AM
Posted in thread: HLT 220 or 110? on 07-01-2015 at 01:38 AM
Once you have the 220V service available the initial investment difference is about zero.
There's no reason to use a mixed system.
Posted in thread: PETainer kegs used as a fermenter on 06-25-2015 at 10:00 PM
As I recall, the one use limitation has more to do with pressure cycles than cleanliness. It
has more to do with accidentally blowing one up and the resulting injury/death. I think there
was a related...
Posted in thread: Wire Gauge for STC-1000 build on 06-24-2015 at 12:17 AM
18 AWG might be a little light but it's close. I'd use the same gauge wire that the freezer
Posted in thread: My insane 25 Gal, 100 Percent Hard Plumbed Tri-Clover, Automated Tippy Build on 05-27-2015 at 11:03 PM
Cool, I was hoping I could do it with out a rolling machine. I'll give a shot this weekend.
Posted in thread: My insane 25 Gal, 100 Percent Hard Plumbed Tri-Clover, Automated Tippy Build on 05-27-2015 at 12:30 AM
Slightly old thread but I have a question:For your tippy tunp, how did you form your hoop? Did
you just hand bend it around a form or did someone send it through a rolling machine?
Posted in thread: Here's an interesting failure mode for a temp controller on 05-20-2015 at 09:52 PM
There are lots of them. Just Google counterfeit FOTEK SSRs.
Posted in thread: Making the jump, looking at 120 versus 240 on 05-20-2015 at 01:45 AM
That's the one I've been using for years though I think mine might be 4800 W. You can buy them
a Home depot BTW.I assume your pot has two holes for elements, did you find a way to plug your
Posted in thread: Duda chillers on 05-20-2015 at 01:27 AM
I have a 30 and a 20 plate that I run in series. They work great, I can't imagine how well a 60
plater will work.