eFlow Firmware v0.0.1

eFlow v0.0.1 is complete. Please consider this as Beta software. It has been tested to assure that the functions behave as expected, though boundary tests have not been completed. That will begin in the v0.0.2 firmware. Features Network Admin Mode to set the SSID and IP address Realtime view of process conditions in your reflow oven Ability to export the process raw data to fine tune it at a later date Availability All source files can be downloaded from the eFlow v0.0.1 GitHub Repository. Usage – Network Setup Once the source…

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Growing San Pedro Cactus from Seed – Grow Log

The San Pedro Cactus is absolutely gorgeous. We have one plant purchased from a succulent greenhouse off Hwy 92 and it’s a pride of our kitchen patio. I’ve seen pictures of these flowering and can’t wait for our San Pedro to flower, though it may take 10-15 years. No one ever said that we were averse to long term projects. Germination Setup I purchased 100 San Pedro Cactus Seeds from World Seed Supply. As an indoor green house, two similar sized clear bins are nested with holes drilled into the inner bin…

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PID Values for Common Appliances

These are known good PID values for appliances around my home. Determining what the proper values are started with auto tuning and then rounded off. The intent is long term stability rather than initial ramp up time. These are proven and implemented with a MYPIN TA4 PID Controller.  PID Values If you do try out these values and have any feedback, please leave them in the comments. Tea Kettle, Krups Electric, 1500 watts PV – 120°f Kp – 20 Ki – 400 Kd – 100 Hamilton Beach, Slow Cooker @ 240 Watts (High)…

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Mexicanish Molé Sauce

This was my first attempt at a Molé and it was an absolute success. I started by looking at the top 10 Molé recipes on the internet, massaging the ingredients to my taste and then writing the steps to simplify the process. This couldn’t be easier and will definitely be done again very soon. Delish!   Mexicanish Molé Sauce Category: Recipes Ingredients 2 Quarts chicken broth 4 dried guajillo chiles, stemmed and seeded 4 dried ancho chiles, stemmed and seeded 6 dried chipotle meco chiles, stemmed and seeded 6 dried chipotle pastilla chiles,…

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