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Forum: Equipment/Sanitation Yesterday, 05:13 PM
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Posted By mendozer
Oh i have the black Topsflo (Great Breweh) so I...

Oh i have the black Topsflo (Great Breweh) so I know it's foodsafe.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation Yesterday, 08:31 AM
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Posted By mendozer
I have not. I installed it into a fishing tackle...

I have not. I installed it into a fishing tackle box and mounted the PWM on the lid. I'm kinda lazy about it.

What would be wrong with the magnet?
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation Yesterday, 07:23 AM
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Posted By mendozer
used it for the first brew day. I had some issues...

used it for the first brew day. I had some issues with it though.

it primed fine, but once it got full power the "above" line was no longer full of wort, like it was pumping harder than the liquid...
Forum: Electric Brewing 07-09-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By mendozer
Oh good. Less wiring then without the dc supplies

Oh good. Less wiring then without the dc supplies
Forum: Electric Brewing 07-09-2014, 12:57 AM
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Views: 395
Posted By mendozer
voltmeter/ammeter

so I want to put one of these (http://www.amazon.com/ZJchao-TM-Digital-Panel-Combo/dp/B00E89REL2/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1404781419&sr=8-5&keywords=AC+50+amp+blue+LED+panel+meter+shunt)on my CP
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Forum: Electric Brewing 07-08-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By mendozer
I plan on putting andl ammeter too. I cooler mash...

I plan on putting andl ammeter too. I cooler mash so my elements either heating mlt or boiling
Forum: Electric Brewing 07-08-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By mendozer
ok well did not know that haha. It's a GE,...

ok well did not know that haha.

It's a GE, and I've seen them range now from 80-140.

I would have to ask someone to inspect my panel to see what exactly I need.

And actually I'm rethinking...
Forum: Electric Brewing 07-08-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By mendozer
another spa panel vs circuit question

It's been asked MANY times and usually the answer is "spa panel's cheaper".

However I came across this GFCI breaker...
Forum: Electric Brewing 07-07-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
http://i170.photobucket.com/albums/u270/mendozer87...

http://i170.photobucket.com/albums/u270/mendozer87/ScreenHunter_01Jul062045.jpg

This is a parts list I put together today with cost. So far it's a little over $600 without shipping.
1) I feel...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 07-07-2014, 02:31 AM
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Posted By mendozer
ferment in igloo cooler

Just got a 5 gallon igloo at goodwill for $7 for future mash tun possibility (currently use rectangular that I like but price was too good). On the way home I wondered if anyone ever ferments in...
Forum: Electric Brewing 07-04-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
dang that's a deal! I'm nervous about cheap...

dang that's a deal!

I'm nervous about cheap chinese electronics. Although for all I know Auber is made in China in the factory down the street. But it's a more expensive factory!
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-23-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 83
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Posted By mendozer
Ok thats clear now. Do these coils come from...

Ok thats clear now. Do these coils come from auber or are these hardware store buys?
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-23-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
I'd like to get this started in the next week or...

I'd like to get this started in the next week or two. Can anyone explain why some people have random fuses between here and there? Also, what is the "coil" in the wiring diagram? A resistor?
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-21-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By mendozer
http://i170.photobucket.com/albums/u270/mendozer87...

http://i170.photobucket.com/albums/u270/mendozer87/20140620_221259.jpg

So I went to a cutting store and got some high quality Nacchi cobalt bits. Powder coated or something special like that....
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-20-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
Oh so you NEED both a regular 50A breaker in the...

Oh so you NEED both a regular 50A breaker in the panel plus the GFCI breaker in the spa panel?

I was thinking you only needed one breaker between control panel and house panel
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-20-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 938
Posted By mendozer
haha YES it's going in the right direction! ...

haha YES it's going in the right direction!

I am using cutting oil as well. The pot is 18/10 and it doesn't bend much when I lean into it. The one time I pushed with all my might the bit snapped...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-20-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 938
Posted By mendozer
http://i170.photobucket.com/albums/u270/mendozer87...

http://i170.photobucket.com/albums/u270/mendozer87/20140619_235434.jpg

That's all I got. I think it's just hardening at this point, no matter how much I lean into it. I'm 185 lbs and it's all...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-20-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 938
Posted By mendozer
I'm in utter awe. That cobalt bit broke....

I'm in utter awe.

That cobalt bit broke. Then I used a new one in the same dimple (which is literally almost all the way through) and got nothing after 15 minutes.

So I tried a NEW bit again on...
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-20-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
Why not just wire the spa panel straight into the...

Why not just wire the spa panel straight into the panel? Doesnt the spa panel have a breaker?

EDIT: If you have to plug the spa panel into another 50A outlet then wire that into a 50A breaker in...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-20-2014, 02:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 938
Posted By mendozer
That's pretty much my setup. I'll give it another...

That's pretty much my setup. I'll give it another go after I recover a bit ;)
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-20-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 938
Posted By mendozer
Can't drill into my concord

Just got my pot today and I can't for the life of me get a pilot hole started. I installed my sight class on my keg just fine. I made the pilot with my small (7/64?) cobalt bit then used the step...
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-19-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
How would I make the spa panel be my panel...

How would I make the spa panel be my panel protection? That way its plug and play and removable
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-19-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
Yes the SSRs are the white square things above...

Yes the SSRs are the white square things above the PIDs in the diagram.
I was going to do just 50 Amps, but since they have that 70 amp panel, why not?

I was thinking the spa panel acts like...
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-18-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
OK this is a P-J diagram I found from a thread ...

OK this is a P-J diagram I found from a thread (http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f170/list-pj-electrical-diagrams-382286/)and modified it to what I THINK I need. ...
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-18-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,340
Posted By mendozer
Since spa panels seem to be cheaper than actual...

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,...
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