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Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 01-18-2017 at 12:36 AM
I have a beat to hell Shaepeoko 2 that a friend of mine put together that he let me have. If
@ricand and I can ever get the thing calibrated and working (mostly him, that guy has way too
much free tim...
Posted in thread: Spike brew kettle on 01-17-2017 at 11:34 PM
I too would love an answer to this question.I had them price out a 15g kettle with one extra
weld. The kettle was $270 compared to the standard $240, so seems like $30 a weld. I ended up
just buying o...
Posted in thread: FTSS Heating Pad and Pump questions... on 01-17-2017 at 11:10 PM
So I have a pair of 14 gallon SS Brewing BME chronicals. I also have about $800 in gift
certificates to them, so planning on nabbing their glycol chiller to power the cooling coils.
However, rather th...
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 01-17-2017 at 10:50 PM
Filing does indeed suck. As does any hand work on metal. I'm trying to come up with an
enclosure for my double BrewPi setup, and since housing my dodgy electrical work is an accident
waiting to happen...
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 01-17-2017 at 10:16 PM
Kinda. The box was bought then modified, the panel is custom, carved out of a piece of an
aluminum speed limit sign one of my sons liberated about 20 years ago ;)Cheers!What did you do
the carving wit...
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 01-17-2017 at 02:52 AM
Random question of the day - can ye olde sainsmart relays work with DC power as well? Am going
to use my multiple Brewpis to control two SS Brewtech Chronicals, and their pumps/pads are
12v.Given the ...
Posted in thread: How To: BrewPi LCD Add-On on 01-16-2017 at 07:09 AM
Yep, I'm planning on adding a header for the encoder and swapping out the p-fet for a
transistor for ease of soldering. I also have a few other upgrades in mind. I hope to tackle
that in the next week...
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 01-13-2017 at 09:46 PM
Nice, extra props for having a coherent color scheme and making the warning more
interesting.Well, I do it for a living, so if it didn't have a coherent colour scheme I'd
likely be unemployed. As to t...
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 01-12-2017 at 09:42 PM
The 2016 iteration of my holiday ale.
Posted in thread: How To: BrewPi LCD Add-On on 01-12-2017 at 08:48 PM
Yeah - the thing about the BrewPi is that it's as cheap as you want it to be, really. Easily
built from Chinese clone boards, and at this point most people even have a spare PC lying
around to act as ...