Last Activity:03-09-2014 10:42 PM
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Posted in thread: My Brewhouse build on 03-05-2014 at 06:38 PM
Thought I would upload some pictures of the new setup in action. Everything worked great! Added
a little more support to the shelves holding the Cooler and Kettle. The tier system worked
great for dra...
Posted in thread: MM2 Mill powered with Garage Door Opener? on 03-05-2014 at 06:31 PM
As a former garage door tech I can tell you caps generally blow after years of use. I am unsure
if running the motor longer will cause it to fail sooner or not.When you say years... do you
mean the ca...
Posted in thread: MM2 Mill powered with Garage Door Opener? on 03-05-2014 at 05:01 PM
Have you used you mill before, with a drill? I have found that if my drill slipped it would
gall the shaft a bit - didn't look like much and the drill didn't care but if you tried to put
a coupling on...
Posted in thread: MM2 Mill powered with Garage Door Opener? on 03-04-2014 at 05:14 PM
I filed some flat parts so the screws have a better surface to sit on... However, if the
LoveJoy couplers do not fit at all you might have ordered the wrong size; they should be "snug
as a bug in a ru...
Posted in thread: MM2 Mill powered with Garage Door Opener? on 03-02-2014 at 03:59 PM
Make sure the allen screw is not stopping the coupler from sliding onto the shaft, also put a
little bit of lub on the shaft, it made it easier for me to slid on. The only filing I did was
to make a f...
Posted in thread: MM2 Mill powered with Garage Door Opener? on 03-02-2014 at 01:41 PM
Did any of you have to shave down the shafts on either the mill or the motor to get the
lovejoys to fit? For some reason neither will fit for me...
Posted in thread: Any interest in a photo contest? on 02-27-2014 at 11:02 AM
No worries. I can help get this kicked off. We need a theme. (Home brewing obviously. Kettle
metal. Grist closeups. Fermentors)We need a time frame for entries. (Monthly)We need a way to
Posted in thread: MM2 Mill powered with Garage Door Opener? on 02-24-2014 at 03:58 PM
To source a motor, go to your local garage door dealer and ask them for a used lift
master/Sears craftsman/chamberlain motor head. They probably have a dumpster full. Just needs
to have a good motor, ...
Posted in thread: Igloo mash tun- yellow or orange? on 02-08-2014 at 01:14 AM
this during 35° weather in the garage, didn't lose a single degree.. Plus it's only $42 with
free shipping! That's hard to beat.
Posted in thread: Any interest in a photo contest? on 01-29-2014 at 06:11 PM
So I have spent quite a bit of time on this site since i joined and i noticed that unlike the
other two forums that i visit regularly (all jeep related) there wasn't really any on going