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Re: [hreg] water heater thermometer

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  • James Ferrill
    Greg, Lots of neat stuff here if you have some money to spend: http://www.sensorsoft.com/pricingpage.html James Ferrill
    Message 1 of 4 , May 13, 2003
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      Greg,

      Lots of neat stuff here if you have some money to spend:
      http://www.sensorsoft.com/pricingpage.html

      James Ferrill

      At 06:00 PM 5/11/2003, you wrote:
      >Good Day,
      >
      >I have an active solar water heater system that has a thermistor
      >attached to the bottom of the tank, running to the differential
      >controller. What I would like to do is be able to read the
      >temperature of my tank elsewhere in my home, using a computer or at
      >least an ohmmeter. My idea is to adhere a second thermistor to the
      >tank for that purpose, with the wire run quite long but under, say
      >100 feet.
      >
      >I have never purchased thermistors; I believe 10k is a common one,
      >but it seemed the one on my tank was designed to be flat against the
      >tank. Any suggestions for purchase of such a thermistor? Other
      >comments on how to obtain my results are welcome as well.
      >
      >Thanks,
      >Greg
      >Houston
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