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Posted in thread: Help Calm My Fears of Electric Brewing on 12-02-2013 at 05:21 PM
while were on the topic of safety. What would you all recommend for periodic testing of the
system? I was thinking ground resistance (correct term?) would be a good test. Maybe one lead
of the multime...
Posted in thread: Help Calm My Fears of Electric Brewing on 12-02-2013 at 04:26 PM
im in the process of building mine and also worried initially until really researching it and
understanding exactly what is happening in the system. Spend the extra money to have a
professional wire u...
Posted in thread: What came in the mail for you today? on 11-30-2013 at 12:02 AM
hardware from Bobby... enclosures, herms compression fittings, tons of camlocks, 2 chuggers.
The enclosures are top notch
Posted in thread: Main load center question on 11-27-2013 at 08:35 PM
Gotcha, thanks for the clarification. Ill pick a day and clean it up.cheers
Posted in thread: Main load center question on 11-27-2013 at 02:51 PM
So no reason to add the ground bar? That seems like it would be significantly more work, since
all the knockouts are on the top near the current neutral bar, and like you said the wires are
Posted in thread: Main load center question on 11-27-2013 at 01:57 PM
this isn't exactly brewing related, but was brought to light by my recent addition of a 30A
gfci breaker in my main breaker box.The load center is a Square D QO20M which is probably at
least 25 years ...
Posted in thread: New Electric Brewery Approved by Wife!!! on 11-27-2013 at 01:21 AM
have you seen what Blichmann announced earlier this year? looks like they will incorporate a
new electric system into their tower of power. Im sure itll cost a bunch, but maybe that will
be UL approve...
Posted in thread: cold water fill / chiller hose on 11-25-2013 at 02:59 AM
I recently plumbed a new copper cold water line into my brewhouse and need some help getting
the correct flexible hose. I would like this to be adaptable for filling the HLT, as well as
Posted in thread: Kettle sizing question on 11-22-2013 at 11:07 PM
Yeah I'm actually going with Bobby_m's element mounts, they look considerably smaller than the
2 gang boxes, so I should be able to get them pretty low.
Posted in thread: Kettle sizing question on 11-22-2013 at 08:22 PM
I would find 20 gallon kettles inconveniently large for brewing primarily 5 gallon batches. 20
gallon kettles are LARGE, and again, IMHO are kind of silly large and inconvenient for 5 gallon