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Posted in thread: 50 amp control panel parts on 07-04-2014 at 12:59 AM
What about something like this:
Posted in thread: simple control panel on 06-20-2014 at 03:02 AM
Since spa panels seem to be cheaper than actual breakers, I'll go that route, plus I can just
unwire it from my fuse panel when I leave this house.The basic 50A panel was $72 on Home
depot's site, but...
Posted in thread: Change a line from a homebrew tap to standard? on 05-06-2014 at 04:41 AM
If you're planning on switching back and forth, these are nice to have: you don't have to
have to deal with switching the line when you want to go from sanke to corny. Just don't forget
Posted in thread: Screw down wire or use crimp terminal on 04-26-2014 at 07:05 PM
I know this has been discussed before but I can't find the thread I'm looking for. My
contactors and breakers for my panel have screw down terminals. Is it better to just screw them
down on the wire o...
Posted in thread: HELP!!! Need Brewery Stickers/Decals on 04-07-2014 at 03:14 AM
Are you just looking for stickers or anything with a logo? I have a few stickers but a lot more
Posted in thread: RIMS issue: 1/2 NPT to M8 on 03-29-2014 at 01:15 AM
What about a 1/2" NPT (male) to 1/4" compression fitting? Throw a couple of o-rings in there
and skip the M8 connection all together.Here's a thread with an example:
Posted in thread: E-Stop to Contactor? on 03-29-2014 at 12:50 AM
One reason I've seen to not use the GFCI tripping is that you also need to make sure your fuse
isn't blown (at least most diagrams I've seen have a fuse and resistors). I have seen someone
Posted in thread: Madueño's E-HERMS Build on 03-09-2014 at 02:15 PM
Thank you Kal. I sanded and re-painted. Looks amazing now. Love that paint you chose.I had the
same issue with the paint. Did you go with a very fine grit like a 400 wet sand?
Posted in thread: SOOW or STW for panel main power cord on 02-27-2014 at 11:41 AM
I went with a 30 ft 50A RV extension cord and a 4 ft 50A range cord for my controller.It worked
out cheaper than building a 30' cord and I figured that I can always use the extension cord for
Posted in thread: SOOW or STW for panel main power cord on 02-27-2014 at 04:31 AM
Thanks for all the input. I think I'll go with a SOOW cord for the better flexibility over STW.
Since I'm running 50A, I'll need 6/4 cord. I looked for SJOOW/SJEOOW and wasn't finding any
6/4.I found ...