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20978Re: [new_distillers] Re: Electricity/Temperature conversion

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  • Paul McMillan
    Jul 2, 2006
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      Right. the issue is that the subtraction should be done in kelvin,
      making your 50C number correct. F is such a screwy scale. My bad...

      Paul


      On 7/1/06, richardt2005 <richardt2005@...> wrote:
      > --- In new_distillers@yahoogroups.com, "Paul McMillan" <Paul@...>
      > wrote:
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      > > 10 Gal = 37.854 liters
      > > 167F - 77F = 90 F = 32.222C
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      > OK, I think that's where we diverged.
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      > 77F = 25C
      > 167F = 75C
      > 75C-25C = 50C
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      > So, for a 20 gallon boiler, which I expect to fill half full of wash,
      > 4kw in heating elements to get up to runable temerature (and then
      > expet to run at 1 kw) isn't outlandish?
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