Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > DIY Projects > Fermenters > Frigidaire Wine Chiller as Ferm Chamber
Thread Tools
Old 01-19-2013, 04:34 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Posts: 234
Liked 16 Times on 14 Posts

Default Frigidaire Wine Chiller as Ferm Chamber

I found this Wine Chiller on craigslist for $30 and the guy said it did not cool anymore but was less than 2 years old. At that point, i figured it would be something simple. $10 later and it is fully functional. The digital controls go from 40 to 65F. It is fairly easy to get to the control panel and I am going to document what all goes into this, I just wanted to get a post up to see if anyone had any experience or ideas. Another thing is I want to find a way to fit my 5 gallon fermenter and 2 Mr. Beer LBK's in there...

The light looks really bright but is very dim in there. I might be able to actually rig something up to have a covered lamp to produce heat and tap into the power source from that light for the heater...

nab911 is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
making ferm chiller / cannibalizing avanti wine cooler ronjonacron Fermenters 19 01-17-2013 02:19 AM
Frigidaire Wine Cooler as a fermentation & lagering chamber? zacster Fermentation & Yeast 1 08-05-2012 02:36 AM
Thoughts on a wine fridge ferm chamber BrewerJack Fermenters 4 03-09-2012 07:14 PM
Wine Celler/Ferm Chamber BurntOrngeLonghorn84 Equipment/Sanitation 2 11-22-2010 05:52 PM
Wine Chiller / Fermentation Chamber daveooph131 Equipment/Sanitation 0 04-24-2009 12:36 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads