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Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 04-21-2012 at 11:17 AM
Looks like a great deal, especially if there is a LM317 or some other voltage regulator
involved as ThreeDogsNE said. I can't IMAGINE that is it just a plain old potentiometer mounted
on a plate!
Posted in thread: Stir Plate question on 10-29-2011 at 02:07 PM
A good source for rare earth (neodymium) magnets is www.magnet4less.comI use the ND021 button
style magnets for the stir plates I build, they are 1/8" x 3/8"
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 10-20-2011 at 01:28 PM
www.magnet4less.com is also a good place for magnets, they have a large variety of shapes and
sizes. I use the 1/8" x 3/8" button style magnets, 2 for each stir plate.+1 to Accidic, it's
important to ...
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 06-20-2011 at 12:26 AM
can you do this without the switch and just the rheostat? i don't really want an on off
switch... i'll just unplug the power supply.Sure, you can run the stir plate without the
Posted in thread: Trouble with the new stir plate? Rebel's Stirstarter Econo on 06-10-2010 at 02:55 AM
Jaybrinks, thanks for checking out the website! I strive to offer superior service and support
to my homebrewing customers.
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 01-21-2010 at 01:40 PM
Fly,You can use two button magnets or one single bar magnet, both will work OK.Just make sure
that your button mags are arranged with north pole up one side and north pole down on the
other.I think th...
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 01-11-2010 at 02:14 AM
Yeast infection, the center pin is usually positive, so in this case you want to wire it to the
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 01-04-2010 at 02:40 AM
The white wire is the tachometer sensor wire. Not needed, just tape and store the end out of
Posted in thread: Pimp My Stir Plate on 12-18-2009 at 01:31 AM
When you get time I would like to see a picture of the magnet arrangement on the fan hub.
Posted in thread: Pimp My Stir Plate on 12-18-2009 at 01:20 AM
That must be a pretty stout plate if you can mix DME and water in it! What size stir bar are