[Coco] Yet another use for a coco...
neilsmorr at hotpop.com
Mon Jun 13 02:24:05 EDT 2005
----- Original Message -----
From: "Aaron Banerjee" <spam_proof at worldnet.att.net>
> I seem to have misplaced my Coco I technical spec manual. Does anyone
> know how much current the cassette relay can handle? Is it different for
> grey models, coco 2's and coco3's? I'm wanting to use the cassette relay
> to control a heating element for a fermentation vessel (I'm making wine
> and beer).
> Thanks in advance. Oh, one more thing, how long is it "safe" to keep a
> coco continuously running without having it crash or freeze up?
> - Aaron
IIRC, the relay can drive another relay if the current and voltage are below
about 6V and 100 mA (assume it's a light reed relay).
The Coco may overheat unless you have a fan running alongside it.
More information about the Coco