Last Activity:11-29-2013 8:47 PM
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Posted in thread: Longer rod for Auto Sparge on 10-30-2013 at 02:46 PM
It suddenly hit me, with a 12" rod, the ball will have to move much further to close the valve
than it did with the 6" rod. My solution. 157061The wing nut allows me to make sure it is
locked in a ver...
Posted in thread: Longer rod for Auto Sparge on 10-29-2013 at 10:05 PM
Got mine today. $8.00.
Posted in thread: Show Me Your Wood Brew Sculpture/Rig on 10-17-2013 at 12:52 PM
Here is my hybrid gas/electric BCS controlled 2 Tier.
Posted in thread: Longer rod for Auto Sparge on 10-10-2013 at 05:28 PM
I contacted Blichmann about a longer float valve rod for my Auto Sparge. This was the
response:"We just got our new, longer rods in at the end of last week. We have a nine inch,
part number BE-00259, ...
Posted in thread: Bsc 460 on 10-10-2013 at 12:11 PM
Posted in thread: Anyone Just "No Sparge" on 10-10-2013 at 11:54 AM
Is anyone using the no sparge method with continuous recirculation of the mash?I recirculate
through my boil kettle through out the mash, using a BCS 460 controlled heating element to
maintain the mas...
Posted in thread: Critical error? on 09-29-2011 at 10:27 PM
Good news! I changed the connections for my thermocouples and the float valve. This seems to
have solved the problem I was having.
Posted in thread: Critical error? on 09-25-2011 at 12:44 AM
I think I know what is happening. I'm using 1/8 inch mono head phone jack as the panel
connection for my temp probes, and for the float switch connection. This means one leg of each
of the 5 volt DC c...
Posted in thread: Critical error? on 09-24-2011 at 01:24 PM
That is a possibility.
Posted in thread: Critical error? on 09-23-2011 at 01:35 PM
I used an SSR from my smoker to replace the heater element SSR. That worked. I pulled the
ignitor out of the box. I fired up the kettle element, let it run for a few minutes, and then
fired up the bur...