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Old 10-05-2012, 04:49 AM   #11
Dec 2007
El Paso, Texas
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Originally Posted by chuckjaxfl View Post
What have you got going on there? Stirplate, built into the floor of tiny, tiny fridge for temp control, and forced filtered fresh air into the headspace?
You got it
I made one with a TEC (peltier) and the fridges always win.

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Old 10-24-2012, 02:29 PM   #12
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, MA
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This works EXCELLENT! Super easy to wire in and controls the full range.


Took about 3 minutes to swap out my potentiometer for this and I feel much better having such good control.

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Old 10-24-2012, 04:02 PM   #13
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You have a build thread on your tiny frig? I'm interested in how you have that setup and your plug setup for your temp probe.
Nice job.

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