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  • Posted in thread: Ranco 2-stage temperature controller on 04-28-2014 at 06:07 PM
    If you connect the line cord neutral lead to a duplex outlet (assuming you're using one) then
    add a separate wire from the same side of the duplex back to the Ranco's neutral terminal you
    won't even n...

  • Posted in thread: STC 1000 "Ebay" Temperature Controller Build on 04-27-2014 at 04:50 PM
    Here is my wiring diagram: the wire nuts splicing three lines into one, does the one line need
    to be a higher gauge than the ones leading into it or is it fine to be the same?

  • Posted in thread: Ranco 2-stage temperature controller on 04-26-2014 at 08:17 PM
    I'm trying to wire-up a 2-stage ranco to my fridge and space heater, but having a nightmare
    getting the wires into the contacts. The videos I found are all for the one stage, and I was
    able to splice ...

  • Posted in thread: Easy Partial Mash Brewing (with pics) on 02-03-2013 at 10:06 PM
    Absolute best situation would be to have a bag that fits, exactly, your kettle.That seemed to
    do the trick, thanks for the confirmation. Picked up a 2.5 gal ceramic pot to use for the mash
    instead of ...

  • Posted in thread: Easy Partial Mash Brewing (with pics) on 01-09-2013 at 09:35 PM
    Thanks for the guide! This seemed like a pretty effortless step up from steeping/extract so I
    gave it a shot.Step 2: tried this twice now but mine doesn't quite look like this (I should
    have taken a ...

  • Posted in thread: Thunderstruck Pumpkin Ale (AG and Extract versions) on 11-22-2012 at 01:14 AM
    I copied the recipe for the most part with only a few changes.I used 0.3 oz. of Nugget hops
    instead of the Goldings, I added more than a tsp of spices (8 g), and I added a small amount
    (0.33 oz) of va...

  • Posted in thread: Burnt Brewpot? on 07-12-2012 at 02:33 PM
    should of boiled water to the top for 15-20 min and discarded before brewing.. you now have a
    malted oxide layer ;)I did that once, that's what formed the black layer. Did I need to boil
    water a secon...

  • Posted in thread: Burnt Brewpot? on 07-12-2012 at 02:12 PM
    Bump. Any thoughts on what's in there? Is it safe? Carboy fermented fine, the big bubbly yeast
    cake left a lot of what looks like dirt on the upper walls of the carboy, but that is normal,
    right? The ...

  • Posted in thread: How long does it take for new threads to be approved by a mod? on 07-10-2012 at 07:37 PM
    For how long must threads and posts be approved by a mod before appearing? Is that indefinite
    for nonsubscribers?I don't want to violate the bump rules, but I think my thread is going
    unnoticed becaus...

  • Posted in thread: Burnt Brewpot? on 07-09-2012 at 02:56 PM
    Update: searching for "black aluminum brew pot" turned up some other threads suggesting that it
    was fine and just oxidized, so I brewed with it. The pot is now a lot less