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Offline cmooreseymour

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Re: Mini fridge
« Reply #15 on: September 05, 2014, 05:25:27 AM »
Thanks, guys.  I'm going to start taping my probe to the oustide of my glass carboy and tape insulation around it.  Also, since I don't trust the probe 100%, I'm going to tape the end of my thermometer inside the insulation.  I use this to calibrate temp adjustment, since I usually see a few degree difference between the thermostat setting and the thermometer reading.

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Re: Mini fridge
« Reply #16 on: September 07, 2014, 08:12:50 PM »
Have you guys ever found a way to put the probe into the fermenter somehow? This seems kinda like a dumb question

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Re: Mini fridge
« Reply #17 on: September 07, 2014, 08:18:39 PM »
Thermowell?

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« Reply #18 on: September 07, 2014, 08:26:41 PM »
Have you guys ever found a way to put the probe into the fermenter somehow? This seems kinda like a dumb question

Here is a link to a thermowell. You put the probe from the temp controller in the well.

http://morebeer.com/products/stopper-thermowell.html?site_id=5
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Re: Mini fridge
« Reply #19 on: September 07, 2014, 08:36:50 PM »
The thermowells from brewers hardware are of a much higher quality, and cheaper.

http://www.brewershardware.com/16-Stainless-Steel-Thermowell.html

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Re: Mini fridge
« Reply #20 on: September 07, 2014, 08:43:08 PM »
And I am enlightened once again   :)