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Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-23-2014 at 01:06 PM
237706Well, it works and I was able to successfully able to brew Kolsch but a couple glitches I
need to work out. One of those is not being able to get the PID to go into manual mode. Brewing
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-15-2014 at 07:57 PM
I just took the the JPG and imported it into MS Publisher and used the drawing tool. Saved it
as a JPG as well not a publisher file or PDFSent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-15-2014 at 04:39 PM
This is just my documentation of the wiring changes I had to make to address the two issues,
the timer power being always on and the modification to use the 240v coil contactor (thanks to
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-13-2014 at 01:01 AM
235535Success. Tested with 5 gals of water at 58 degrees.05 mins - 94 (incr of 36 degrees)10
mins - 137 (incr of 43 degrees)15 mins - 185 (incr of 38 degrees)That's a projected boil time
of less than ...
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-12-2014 at 11:04 PM
235507One final addition to the box. Since this is a table top design, I mounted the non-skid
feet on what will be the bottom to keep it from slipping while in use on the metal table. Water
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-12-2014 at 04:42 AM
But there is power to one of the alarm terminals, even when the PID is off, unless I'm missing
something. Any reason not to put the timer on the same switch as the PID, and switch both alarm
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-12-2014 at 03:01 AM
Honestly that shouldnt be happening if you power is really being killed to the coil the power
should also be removed to the led since its coming across the same switch contacts right? but
if run the y...
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-12-2014 at 02:20 AM
Yes Exactly, this would function correctly.I'm not familiar with that switch from auber and
assume you need the nuetral to go to the switch still to power the led if its
120v...Augiedoggy, the contact...
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-12-2014 at 02:18 AM
Where does the end of your tubing go? Do you have a fitting in the kettle or in the lid?Since I
am still pre successful water test, I haven't fitted the return tube yet. I was going add a
weldless on ...
Posted in thread: SVEBS Build on 11-12-2014 at 02:01 AM
Augiedoggy, the contactor rewiring worked for the element, however, the switch light was always
on. So I disconnected the neutral wire going into X1 on the element switch and then it didn't
light at a...