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Old 04-13-2011, 06:36 PM   #11
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Check out Coolbot. Whether you buy their controller or not, there is a lot of good information on that site about building a walk-in cooler.

From what I remember, the basics are:
4" of Foam insulation. Eventually fiberglass will get wet, even with a vapor barrier.
Buy an exterior door because well insulated doors are very hard to make.
No cracks. Not even tiny ones. You can fill in gaps with spray foam.

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Old 04-13-2011, 06:42 PM   #12
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Food for thought.... Cheers!!!

5250 BTU AC with a RANCO Controller. Fan on top to blow warm air out of the room.

If Homebrew & BBQ aren't the answer, then you're askin' the wrong questions... Cheers!!!
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