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Old 12-27-2006, 12:30 AM   #1
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This looks like a really easy way to stop the cupboard getting to cold.
What do you think.
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Old 12-27-2006, 02:07 AM   #2
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Looks good to me!

I prefer a 2 stage controller like the Ranco ETC-211000. You can plug both a heater and an air conditioner into it and maintain the temperature within a 1 degree differential. From the factory, it requires some simple wiring, and it'll run on 110 or 220.
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Old 12-27-2006, 03:06 AM   #3
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My plug would never fit in there.
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Old 12-27-2006, 02:21 PM   #4
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The key question is what is the dead band? Any controller that can keep the temperature within a 2C range would be fine. I'd try & track down more information, but if your main need is heating in the cool season and it's dead band is around 2C, it would work fine.
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