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Reader Tip: DIY Water Filter via BYO Magazine

Thanks to HBF Reader Brandon for this tip!

Culligan WHR-140

Culligan WHR-140 Replacement Shower Filter Cartridge for WSH-C125, HSH-C135, ISH-100 Shower Units

Brandon Says:  I think that the 140 filter is the one people sometimes use to make water filters out of PVC couplers.  There was a DIY build from byo https://byo.com/stories/item/399-build-your-own-water-filter-projects

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STC-1000 Dual Stage Temp Controller

The STC-1000 is a very popular homebrewing temperature controller.  This is a dual stage controller.  That means it has the ability to control both a heating and cooling device.  Great for a kegerator or a fermentation chamber/deep freeze.  110 volt version, reads in deg C.

Elitech 110V All-Purpose Temperature Control Controller with Sensor 2 Relay Output Thermostat Stc-1000

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Update – Reader Tip: DIY Hop Screen

 
 

Thanks to HBF Reader Scott for this tip and picture!

From Scott: After looking at more expensive versions I made some of my own with window screen as a test. They worked but tended to collapse and were difficult to clean.  Then I found this on Amazon.  After working a hole in it large enough to push the drain tube through bingo. It’s stiff, large enough around that it won’t clog easily and it comes apart for cleaning.  Here is a photo of it installed in a 10 gal. kettle…

 

Jumbo Stainless Steel Locking Spice Mesh Ball, Tea Strainer, Tea Infuser, Giant Size 5.5 Inch Diameter

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Reader Tip: DIY Hop Screen

 

Thanks to HBF Reader Scott for this tip and picture!

From Scott: After looking at the much more expensive version I made some of my own with window screen as a test. They worked but tended to collapse and were difficult to clean.  Then I found this on Amazon.  After working a hole in it large enough to push the drain tube through bingo. It’s stiff, large enough around that it won’t clog easily and it comes apart for cleaning. Here is a photo of it installed in a 10 gal. kettle…

 
 

 

Jumbo Stainless Steel Locking Spice Mesh Ball, Tea Strainer, Tea Infuser, Giant Size 5.5 Inch Diameter

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STC-1000 Dual Stage Temp Controller

The STC-1000 is a very popular homebrewing temperature controller.  This is a dual stage controller.  That means it has the ability to control both a heating and cooling device.  Great for a kegerator or a fermentation chamber/deep freeze.  110 volt version, reads in deg C.

Elitech 110V All-Purpose Temperature Control Controller with Sensor 2 Relay Output Thermostat Stc-1000

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Reader Tip: STC-1000 Dual Stage Temp Controller

Thanks to HBF Reader Justin for this tip!

The STC-1000 is a very popular homebrewing temperature controller.  This is a dual stage controller.  That means it has the ability to control both a heating and cooling device.  Great for a kegerator or a fermentation chamber/deep freeze.  110 volt version, reads in deg C.

Elitech 110V All-Purpose Temperature Controller + Sensor 2 Relay Output Thermostat Stc-1000

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Reader Tip: STC-1000 Dual Stage Temp Controller

Thanks to HBF Reader Richard for this tip!

 

The STC-1000 is a very popular homebrewing temperature controller.  This is a dual stage controller.  That means it has the ability to control both a heating and cooling device.  Great for a kegerator or a fermentation chamber/deep freeze.  110 volt version, reads in deg C.

Elitech 110V All-Purpose Temperature Controller + Sensor 2 Relay Output Thermostat Stc-1000

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