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Posted in thread: "D" Hole Punch? on 05-08-2015 at 08:31 PM
Round holes work fine for those :)the flat spot is to help keep the connector indexed
absolutely, but they don't tend to rotate much once installed.
Posted in thread: Counter top formica on 05-06-2015 at 09:41 PM
I'll add to the put something in between camp. The glue holding it down will probably be your
biggest issue as it gets soft at temps much lower than what formica will deal with, leading to
Posted in thread: DIY glycol chilled plastic conical fermenters on 04-01-2015 at 01:11 AM
Yeah I figured check valves would be needed. So there would be a tendency for the fluid to flow
backwards towards the pump? I thought if anything if only one pump was on the flow might cause
Posted in thread: DIY glycol chilled plastic conical fermenters on 04-01-2015 at 12:21 AM
I am sure this has been tried or asked before, but I am going to ask anyway. WILL THIS WORK and
IF NOT, WHY?you'll want a check valve after the pump, or make the return much larger than the
Posted in thread: Has anyone ACTUALLY used a chest freezer as a glycol chiller on 03-20-2015 at 03:16 PM
If you're getting down to 34F, you're doing pretty good.
Posted in thread: Has anyone ACTUALLY used a chest freezer as a glycol chiller on 03-13-2015 at 01:37 PM
Ah, gotcha, that's not unusual then, just means the unit is running a lot. It's condensation
freezing on all the exposed low temps parts, so anything from the orifice or expansion valve
all the way ba...
Posted in thread: Has anyone ACTUALLY used a chest freezer as a glycol chiller on 03-09-2015 at 08:40 PM
If it's freezing up, then there isn't enough glycol:water. The coils will run about 15F below
what the glycol is, unless it's freezing up, in which case it can drop even further.A small
Posted in thread: Cam-Locks or Tri-Clamp Fittings on 03-05-2015 at 01:38 PM
No matter which way you go, the good news is there are now adapter that let you connect between
Posted in thread: Glycol chiller build on 03-05-2015 at 02:37 AM
Ok, am I reading correctly that you're trying to chill to a final temp of 20F? How quickly do
you need to get there? How good of insulation do the vessels have?
Posted in thread: Cam-Locks or Tri-Clamp Fittings on 03-04-2015 at 12:45 AM
I run a mix of tri-clamp and Cam-lock. the big advantage to camlocks is cost as it'll be
roughly 1/3 the price per complete fitting set. They are also a bit easier to work with as the
gasket is captiv...