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Posted in thread: Amp meter issue on 02-08-2016 at 05:17 PM
So I just finished my new control box build and everything looks pretty good so far except the
meters.The amp meter will only display the '1 .' that you see in the image below. I checked the
Posted in thread: Garage ventilation on 11-26-2015 at 07:07 PM
I just moved into a new house and I'm looking to finalize my home brewery setup in the
garage.My setup is all electric so there's no carbon monoxide worry, just moisture from
evaporation.The setup wil...
Posted in thread: Shunt (Amp Meter) questions on 11-18-2015 at 07:13 PM
So I'm building a new control panel and have a few questions about the shunt for the amp meter.
I didn't have one in my last control panel so I'm pretty new to the functions of a shunt.(first
Posted in thread: 5500W BK and 2000W HLT on 08-14-2015 at 04:14 PM
It would be easier to put the fuse inside the panel or use a subpanel but it would work.Thanks.
I'll probably do that. Would I need a fuse on both hot wires or just one?
Posted in thread: 5500W BK and 2000W HLT on 08-14-2015 at 02:45 PM
Thanks Bobby, now I'm all up to speed. Would you advise against simply wiring up a 30A fuse to
the power cord (outside the control panel) to account for this protection, or is that really
not the way ...
Posted in thread: 5500W BK and 2000W HLT on 08-14-2015 at 01:29 PM
So could I install a 15 amp fuse to each hot wire to protect the control panel?
Posted in thread: 5500W BK and 2000W HLT on 08-14-2015 at 01:20 PM
So if I understand what a sticking relay is correctly - this would be if, for example, my
contactor became corroded or something and started sparking. Then my panel could conceivably
pull more than 30...