Single Tier HERMS build - Page 4 - Home Brew Forums
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > DIY Projects > Kegerators & Keezers > Single Tier HERMS build
Cool Brewing Giveaway - Supporting Membership Drive & Discount

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-27-2012, 11:40 PM   #31
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


the back side of the Control panel. First I wanted to make a mount and I wanted to use a Flat Panel TV mount. I found a nice adjustable arm that was rated for 33 pounds so I tap'd the back for machine screws and attached the arm to the cart. The back of the panel has the Main power in (Switched) and the two march pumps out (fused). at the bottom I installed and XLR out to plug the Gas Valves into. The three wires in the XLR are as follows. the center pin is the 24v common. The left pin is the TH connection on the gas valve for the BK and the right pin is the TH connection for the HLT gas Valve.. The other three connectors are for the RTD's BK, MASH and HLT


Click image for larger version

Name:	iphone 379.jpg
Views:	2830
Size:	31.1 KB
ID:	45239   Click image for larger version

Name:	iphone 381.jpg
Views:	2776
Size:	26.2 KB
ID:	45240   Click image for larger version

Name:	iphone 508.jpg
Views:	2820
Size:	56.5 KB
ID:	45241  
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2012, 11:58 PM   #32
cl330b
Recipes 
 
Jun 2011
, CA
Posts: 456
Liked 6 Times on 5 Posts


Damn brother. I like your work!



 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2012, 12:31 AM   #33
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


Here's the flat panel mount I got. I made it easily removable by making attach with plastic thumb screws and having all the connections removable.
Click image for larger version

Name:	controlarm.jpg
Views:	2819
Size:	62.6 KB
ID:	45250  
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2012, 12:36 AM   #34
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


I staggered the plugs so that the cables would run together and Look good. I used the 90` angled power cords so they would turn immed to the right and run along the arm into the frame of the brew stand. Those thumb screws I got here..http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-imag...-image13701194
Click image for larger version

Name:	cords.jpg
Views:	2811
Size:	52.8 KB
ID:	45251  
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2012, 12:40 AM   #35
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


Thanx so much.. Its all ideas I took from here and ran with them, throwing in my own creativity.. I cant wait to brew again.. Ive been idle for 3 months now..
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2012, 01:56 AM   #36
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


I mocked it up befor I painted the Control panel.. Next up is the wiring of the control panel.. Something Im gonna have to do a lot of research on first
Click image for larger version

Name:	iphone 390.jpg
Views:	3096
Size:	80.1 KB
ID:	45259  
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2012, 01:59 AM   #37
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


Here's my youtube video of the control panel arm set up
http://youtu.be/V865XF3NFKk
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2012, 01:22 AM   #38
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


The wiring coming along. Trying to keep it clean looking. I dont know why, since its going to be closed.. LOL..
that 24volt transformer (on the left) is a Honeywell from eBay...http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from...All-Categories
Click image for larger version

Name:	Iphone Camera 626.jpg
Views:	2837
Size:	85.1 KB
ID:	45716  
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2012, 11:48 PM   #39
cl330b
Recipes 
 
Jun 2011
, CA
Posts: 456
Liked 6 Times on 5 Posts


Keep em coming. I think your doing a great job.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2012, 11:10 PM   #40
drkwoods
Recipes 
 
Sep 2010
Chino Hills, CA
Posts: 365
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts


Painted yesterday. So glad its still 80 in here SoCal..


Click image for larger version

Name:	Iphone Camera 637.jpg
Views:	2611
Size:	58.4 KB
ID:	46041   Click image for larger version

Name:	Iphone Camera 641.jpg
Views:	2627
Size:	60.8 KB
ID:	46042   Click image for larger version

Name:	Iphone Camera 642.jpg
Views:	2665
Size:	63.0 KB
ID:	46043  
__________________
drkwoods
DarKWoods Brewing
My Unique Single Tier Brut-esque HERMS Build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/sing...-build-293204/

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Brewery Build - Single Tier HERMS mplutodh1 Brew Stands 166 11-29-2013 03:40 AM
Pumps for Single Tier Herms _d_ Brew Stands 5 09-30-2011 04:28 PM
Single tier HERMS with tri clovers all around Sarrsipius Brew Stands 10 12-20-2010 12:51 AM
Single-tier propane/electric HERMS/RIMS rig?!!!??! Cyan Brew Stands 27 09-03-2010 03:47 PM
Single tier HERMS reveal. SSRider Brew Stands 17 01-24-2009 04:34 AM


Forum Jump