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    Fermentrack: Fermentation monitoring & BrewPi-www Replacement for Raspberry Pi

    I did another test this weekend, creating a setup using 2 SSRs and two light bulbs simulating heating and cooling.. Everything starts up fine, but for some reason one channel was constantly on. Not what I want or expected. Double checked all connections, but could not see a fault. I than...
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    Fermentrack: Fermentation monitoring & BrewPi-www Replacement for Raspberry Pi

    So I tested with the PCB and the 4.7k resistor and no luck no temp data, I desoldered and replaced the resistor with a 2.2k one and it works displaying temp readings. As your boards are working with 4.7k I presume maybe got a batch (of 100pieces ;-) ) with other ratings. Anyway for now I will...
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    Fermentrack: Fermentation monitoring & BrewPi-www Replacement for Raspberry Pi

    Hmm :(, I already soldered up a PCB with a 4.7k resistor. Will have to see if it will work. I will move the test from the bread board to a real setup this weekend, using the PCB (with 4.7k) and all other components. I will report the results.
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    Fermentrack: Fermentation monitoring & BrewPi-www Replacement for Raspberry Pi

    @Thorrak, From the Netherlands, thank you for creating Fermentrack. I have it running on a PI 3 B+ and I flashed the first ESP8266 for initial testing. Fridge adaptation will follow soon. It works great, the screens are pretty and functional. From a usability point of view I think it is really...
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    Fermentrack: Fermentation monitoring & BrewPi-www Replacement for Raspberry Pi

    Hello everyone, I am working on building a fridge control using Fermentrack. But I am relatively new to all this electronics stuff (but not afraid of it). There are lot of webpages (including this forum) available with information on this subject. So I was wondering if anyone had gathered all of...
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