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Old 05-19-2012, 04:40 AM   #1
Dec 2010
McMinnville, Oregon
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thought this would help someone out there!
i've seen some people using the GFCI mini plugs to turn the pumps on and off, but i wanted something a little more fun and safer then holding the outlet in my hand. so i built this!

(don't mind the nasty table, it's my saw bench, note the cut marks )

Top one is switched via the switch on the right, and the bottom one is constant, which i need for extra crap during brew day.

and used this diagram, only ignore the extra outlet on the right.

thought it would come in handy for someone getting a chugger. or a wired march pump

Coming up Mosaic Honey Wheat -
Primary Kool-aid malt liquor - Berlinerweisse
Kegged Berlinerweisse - Centennial blonde with Huell Mellon hops - same blonde but dry hopped with ella
240v - 4500w electric two tier

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Old 05-19-2012, 05:06 AM   #2
Dec 2009
North Pole, Alaska
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Mine has both outlets run from the switch, but is very similar, I even run a chugger pump as well.

10 gallon electric system
Stovetop 110v single vessel 5 gallon system

Primary: saison
Secondary: nada
Conditioning: macaroon stout
Drinking: store bought

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