Shane Kirkman wrote:
Double Element control
How,s this for controlling a double element still,
that has plugin sockets or cords, 240v. Say a 1.5k & a 1.7k for
1: For heat up and fast stripping runs, have both elements plugged
in and on(separate wall supplies).3.2k
2: For stripping or high heat runs, have one of the
elements turned on. 1.5k or 1.7k.
3:For low heat runs 797w, have a double socket and
power cord, rewired to serial instead of parallel.
Example: Take a duel wall socket, wire some 3core
flex in series instead of parallel, standard wall plug other end. Plug
both elements-plug in wall plug = 797. Yes? No?
Wall socket housed in a safe
box of course. Or if you can find the right duel socket/cord just a matter of
I posted a reply to you on New Distillers (message
#7952 dated 25 May 2003) with a diagram for this, called "Shane-g".
I have posted it again, this time on Distillers in
the Photo section, under the name "Switch Controller"