Keg Connection New Inline Flow Control Valve Giveaway

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Electric Brewing > Help designing my RIMS
Thread Tools
Old 10-10-2011, 02:55 PM   #11
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Zimmerman, MN - Minnesota
Posts: 21

Ok so I just needed to look a little longer. Found this on ebay I think this could work, I am just worried aout the amount of pressure it takes to open the valve. It doesn't say on this valve all the others quote a 1 psi crack pressure. Does anyone know if that would be too much for the pump to handle? I think I would installing after the ball valve befor the kettle.

doogie3484 is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 10-10-2011, 05:35 PM   #12
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Lakewood, California
Posts: 224
Liked 12 Times on 10 Posts
Likes Given: 20


You will want to install the check valve below the element. Where it sits now, it will function to keep wort from entering from the tun. You will want it below the element so that when you turn the pump off during recirculation, it will trap any fluid above it inside the rims tube. 1psi is nothing to overcome via the pump. It should work fine.
horseinmay is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
RIMS started jasonsbeer Electric Brewing 33 01-29-2012 10:29 PM
Help with my Rims build NateK Electric Brewing 6 02-02-2011 03:39 PM
Whirlpool through RIMS goybar Electric Brewing 3 01-14-2011 07:03 PM
SS RIMS tube Layne Electric Brewing 54 01-05-2011 09:04 PM
Looking for One Stop shop for RIMs electrical Rims Components kegtoe Electric Brewing 4 12-26-2010 03:10 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads