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Old 03-15-2013, 12:00 PM   #1
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Chiller question

This might seem like a silly question but I can't find the answer anywhere. I just bought a chiller and I'm not sure where to plug it in because I have an apex controller and I could plug it in there but is it bad for the chiller to be getting shut off and on every so often?... The chiller has a temp set on it but it's not the same temp as what my apex shows. Should I just plug it into the wall and have it turn on and off on its own and try to find the matching temp between the two?

God I don't even know if that's understandable lol. let me know if you don't get what I'm saying and ill try to explain better.

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IMO set the chiller lower than your controller and let your controller manage the temperature. I would verify the tank temp with another thermometer away from the controller's sensor. Your controller should have a setting to keep it from cycling the chiller off and on too fast.

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