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by BREWMASON
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PID - Temp displays
Replies: 0
Views: 66

PID - Temp displays

Appears Brewers Hardware is going to discontinue selling the BCS PID's. Does anyone have eight for sale or suggestions on another solution?
by BREWMASON
Fri Nov 27, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: PC / Mac Apps
Topic: My version of the HMI builder
Replies: 101
Views: 52401

Re: My version of the HMI builder

Thank you bbrally for all your work on the BCS!!!
by BREWMASON
Thu Oct 22, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: BCS Programming
Topic: BCS-482 Fermentation Question
Replies: 5
Views: 721

Re: BCS-482 Fermentation Question

Mach79, I have mine setup the same. Two states. Always was more helpful especially when adding a heating loop. For use with the BCS PIDS, I add Hysteresis to the cooling STATE1. The hysteresis is set within Output Control(Configurable). On the PIDS it displays in green the Exit temp and adds to the ...
by BREWMASON
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Wiring, Electrical, Relays and Sensors
Topic: Powering bcs-482
Replies: 5
Views: 2444

Re: Powering bcs-482

Thank you Jon.
by BREWMASON
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Wiring, Electrical, Relays and Sensors
Topic: Powering bcs-482
Replies: 5
Views: 2444

Re: Powering bcs-482

I am curious about this as well. The positive line is self explanatory. However the 12V negative is connecting to the ground of the BCS in order to power the BCS. Do I dare treat the other ground terminals as a ground and run them to the grounding DIN's / bus bar? When I have tried this in the past ...
by BREWMASON
Tue Sep 08, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Selling my BCS-460 with temp probes
Replies: 5
Views: 466

Re: Selling my BCS-460 with temp probes

Love these units. I have two 460’s, a 462 and a 482. Good purchase!
by BREWMASON
Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Support
Topic: Reset / Updated firmware and digital displays read “no data”
Replies: 2
Views: 2423

Re: Reset / Updated firmware and digital displays read “no data”

Thank you Jon, I’ll check the DC line to ground of BCS. Appreciate the fast response.
by BREWMASON
Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Support
Topic: Reset / Updated firmware and digital displays read “no data”
Replies: 2
Views: 2423

Reset / Updated firmware and digital displays read “no data”

BCS-462 locked up 8 hours after setting port to 81. Had not enabled port forwarding on router so no outside communication could have interfered at this time. Reset BCS and on start up performed restore but displays continued to read no data. Performed firmware upgrade to 4.1.2 and went through displ...
by BREWMASON
Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Roadmap and Feature Request
Topic: BCS 4.1.3 Firmware Release
Replies: 10
Views: 8130

Re: BCS 4.1.3 Firmware Release

Any update on new firmware for BCS-462? Last I heard was April 2019. Thank you in advance.