Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Electric Brewing > Sensor locations??
Thread Tools
Old 05-29-2011, 12:58 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Great Sacandaga Lake, New York
Posts: 225
Liked 7 Times on 7 Posts
Likes Given: 7

Default Sensor locations??

I've gathered most of the parts for a single tier all electric rig.
I'm good with the electrical details, except, I'm not sure where to locate my immersion sensors.
I'm planning to have a HLT with a HEX, Rubbermaid Mash Tun, and a Keggle.
I have two March 809's; one for hot water, and one for wort.
I'll operate the Keggle with one PID.
I'm going to use the HLT PID controller to operate the element based on either of two sensors, one in the HLT for water temp, the other in the HEX flow for HERMS temp control via the HLT element.

So.. Where to locate the sensors? Input on fluid flow would be great also.

Ein Bier, Bitte!

On Deck= Witt
Primary= Ed Wort's Apple Wine,
Secondary= Air
Bottled= Lots of Beer
Drinking= 2013 Maple Sap Ale, Columb-MO SMaSH IPA, Brando O's Graff.

Reason: Added info.
Rondacker is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 05-29-2011, 11:37 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Piercefield, NY
Posts: 177
Liked 8 Times on 8 Posts
Likes Given: 5


check out, very detailed build showing sensor locations and even how he operates his.
Lechien is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Temp sensor fluctuation Layne Electric Brewing 31 10-22-2013 05:37 AM
K type thermocouple or RTD sensor acefaser Electric Brewing 15 07-31-2011 04:22 AM
Sensor Question eric_pwb Electric Brewing 3 05-23-2011 11:30 PM
PID and I2C Temperature Sensor? TriangleIL Electric Brewing 17 02-22-2011 09:49 PM
temperature sensor to 10 bit ADC cheese Electric Brewing 10 12-14-2010 07:55 PM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads