Last Activity:12-05-2013 6:52 AM
Posted in thread: Water heater element Amperage on 09-26-2013 at 01:08 PM
Thanks to everyone for this refresher course electrical engineering! The main reason I will be
running a 240v element on 120v is that I and trying to fit my element in a much smaller vessel
and the ch...
Posted in thread: Water heater element Amperage on 09-25-2013 at 04:49 PM
FWIW, in theory, a 4500W/240V (12.8ohms) element should draw about 18.8amps with 240V applied.
That same element should draw about 9.4amps with 120V applied, and provide about 1125w of heat.
Posted in thread: Yeast Slant Issue on 11-10-2012 at 04:35 AM
First, please don't perceive my reply as a "know it all" response to your post. It's just that
i've been doing and using slants since before the days of liquid yeast for home brewers. A
slant should b...
Posted in thread: Yeast Slant Issue on 11-02-2012 at 03:01 AM
I recently attempting making my own yeast slants for the the first time. The majority of the
process seems to have gone well. The only issue is that some of my slants look normal and some
look like th...
Posted in thread: DME to Malt on 07-24-2012 at 04:07 PM
I just recently made the jumpy over to all grain brewing and I am looking for some advice in
converting my old DME recipes to all grain.Is there a convention as to what malts the different
Posted in thread: Critique My Rig Idea - Single-Pump HERMS on 06-06-2012 at 01:58 PM
I'm looking to build a very similar set up. How long is your HERMS coil?