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Posted in thread: Custom beer bottle storage on 01-09-2013 at 03:15 PM
I thought I'd show off some beer storage that I built over the holidays this year.The main
features are marbles used to aid in stacking the cases one on top of another and a chalkboard
surface on the ...
Posted in thread: Digital Hydrometer on 09-11-2012 at 04:05 PM
FuzzeWuzze: I tried out the hall effect + magnet approach too. It seems like it should work,
but there are some things that are tricky about it:1) With a strong rare earth magnet a typical
Posted in thread: Digital Hydrometer on 09-06-2012 at 09:24 PM
Lord Ulrich: That's a good point about the limits of the sensor. I think I had 60 pounds fully
on a sensor rated at 75 pounds max and it drifted within minutes. I haven't tried it with a
sensor rated ...
Posted in thread: Digital Hydrometer on 09-04-2012 at 05:08 PM
There was a pretty good thread on weight based measurement here. It even includes a good
spreadsheet that takes into account the temperature and dissolved CO2.I was able to replicate
the results with ...
Posted in thread: Digital Hydrometer on 08-23-2012 at 03:39 PM
mattd2: I tried out the differential pressure sensor idea a few years ago. It has potential but
you need a VERY sensitive pressure sensor (which also makes the sensor expensive). Anyway, I
posted my e...
Posted in thread: Fermonitor on 09-30-2010 at 03:56 PM
I'm also really interested in the Fermonitor. From the pictures on fermonitor.com, I suspect
that the Fermonitor uses the hydrostatic pressure method of determining density (described
here: done som...