Tags archives: brewerycontroller

  • Getting Started - Brewing with Raspberry Pi

  • SD CARD Preperation: First, make sure your SD card is formatted. The easy method of doing this is from Windows startmenu, search for: diskpart This will give you a small cmd window where we can manually clean and format our SD card. Why not the old fashion way? Because SD cards that have been used before are really difficult to format to their full size using the traditional Windows format option[...]
  • Automated Fermenter

  • We have previously completed our Automated Brewery, its now time to automate the fermenting process. The less things we need to worry about, the more we can focus on what we really love; making recipes and brewing beer! Contents Step 1 - Preparing the Raspberry Pi Connecting cables to the Raspberry Pi Step 2 - Connecting the SSRs (directly to the refrigerator) Wiring Diagram (example) Step[...]
  • Automated brewery

  • Recently, we have expanded and upgraded the brewery for larger batches and more effecient brewing. More equipment, requires additional controls. Initially, we were looking at building a traditional controller, using PID`s and switches. This would allow us to control the pumps and heaters. This is the most traditional method for brewery controllers, and there are a lot of clever guides on how to bu[...]