Last Activity:07-11-2014 5:30 PM
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Posted in thread: Glycol Chilled Kegerator on 07-11-2014 at 04:45 PM
Make sure you use a pipe to supply external air to the hot side of the peltier in addition to
the piped hot air exhaust. You don't want room temperature air being pulled in to replace the
Posted in thread: Glycol Chilled Kegerator on 07-08-2014 at 02:42 PM
A copper coil glycol loop around the inside should work. Hide the pipes through the lid behind
the tower.You may get better heat transfer and more even temps with an always on fan across a
Posted in thread: Chugger Pump Modular Waterproof GFCI Box on 07-03-2014 at 04:14 PM
To expand a bit, folks here sometimes say things like "it will work just fine" when there's
still something questionable about the design as it relates to code compliance or potential
safety issues. W...
Posted in thread: Chugger Pump Modular Waterproof GFCI Box on 07-03-2014 at 03:52 PM
That's not a problem. You probably paid a bit more than you had to, but they will work just
Posted in thread: Chugger Pump Modular Waterproof GFCI Box on 07-01-2014 at 03:25 PM
I went with a water and tamper resistant GFCI outlet, so I think even if water gets splashed on
it, I'll be ok. I mainly wanted a water resistant housing to wire everything in that was also
Posted in thread: Holy copper IC! on 06-20-2014 at 03:57 PM
I'm wondering if there was still water in this thing from last time I brewed and it froze in
the pipe. The puncture is jagged and facing outward - indicating a pop of some sort.That does
indeed sound ...
Posted in thread: The Brew Stand Incredible Giveaway on 06-09-2014 at 05:49 PM
Posted in thread: Garden hose for water supply to utility sink on 04-01-2014 at 08:34 PM
A standard faucet has a 1/2 inch, non-tapered, threaded fitting for the supply line. Garden
hose is 3/4 inch non-tapered.You'll need to make an adaptor. Lots of ways to do it, depending
on what's avai...
Posted in thread: geothermal fermentation cooling - will it work? on 03-30-2014 at 02:56 PM
It sounds like you're on the right track to something that can work. Be sure to post updates,
even if it doesn't, so we can all learn from your experience.
Posted in thread: geothermal fermentation cooling - will it work? on 03-29-2014 at 05:54 PM
The loop you're talking about has very little head height - just the distance from the pump on
the floor to the top of the coils in the fermentors. But it does have very significant
resistance from th...