Re: [Distillers] Help required !!
- At the moment I am new.
I used at the moment a TRIAC adjustment.
Usefuul between 0-3000 watt, and kost about fl. 80,00 in Holland.
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Verzonden: dinsdag 6 februari 2001 12:23
Onderwerp: [Distillers] Help required !!
> Hello everyone,
> I have made myself a still and I have a little problem!
> The still itself works very well, I have managed to get 96% purity,
> but that is when I use it on the stove.
> I have got a portable 1600watt hot plate, but because of the
> thermostat, can not control the temperature.
> I hard wired the hot plate to bypass the thermostat and was able to
> control the temp at full boil....until the thermo fuse in the hot
> plate blew. This in itself is not a problem, I can replace the fuse,
> but I still can't use the hot plate.
> What I would like, and I know it has probably been decribed before,
> is plans for a variable power supply (0-240v) capable of suppling
> power to a 1600w hot plate.
> I have searched the net for plans and have found nothing usefull. I
> have seen a product for sale, ready to use, for $190. Ouch!!
> So could someone post or email me appropriate plans and info for such
> a device.
> I really don't want to use gas and naked flame, but I will have to if
> I can't resolve this hot plate problem.
> I hope someone can help me!