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Offline wyobrew

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Fermentation Fridge
« on: March 05, 2012, 08:59:12 PM »
My wife has generously offered to give me her refrigerator from the kitchen "for free" to use as a fermentation fridge as long as I buy her a new one. The only problem is that it's a side by side and doesn't seem to be the best choice for holding more than one carboy at a time. Any ideas on modifications to make it work? Thanks, Kris

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Re: Fermentation Fridge
« Reply #1 on: March 05, 2012, 09:17:46 PM »
I can't speak from experience but here's some interesting results I got from searching:
http://brewtroller.com/forum/showthread.php?t=249
http://www.byo.com/stories/projects-and-equipment/article/indices/20-build-it-yourself/1087-temp-controlled-fridge-projects
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/my-side-side-refrigerator-fermentation-chamber-183647/

Looks like the temp of the fridge side is controlled by the freezer side. As you can see in that last one he just opened up both sides.

Looks like a fun project!

Intra cervisiam est deus.

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Re: Fermentation Fridge
« Reply #2 on: March 05, 2012, 10:09:39 PM »
There's also a thread I found on this forum: http://www.homebrewersassociation.org/forum/index.php?topic=10423.0

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