1. J

    Any Smart Thermostats allow priority by temperature not time?

    Hi, I use a wood burner with a back boiler to do heat my central heating, it doesn't have a massive output compared to a gas boiler but eventually gets there after running all evening. What I would like if for it to initially heat 2 rooms first and once they reach their desired temperature then...
  2. halfnormalled

    Cabinet Cooling / Ventilation Advice

    Hi folks, We’ve just got a nice new cabinet for our gear. (next upgrade will be a bigger TV, mounted on the wall) I want to get all my gear inside—the Rotel, Apple TV, Raspberry PI, PS4, Switch, and occasionally some other older consoles when they come out in rotation. I’ve read loads of...
  3. kielson

    Question Why my motherboard runs so hot and what can I do?

    When stressing and idle, always runs over 110 Celsius. Intel Core i5 4690K @ 3.50GHz (stock) 16.0GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 1201MHz ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Z97-K (SOCKET 1150) 8192MB ATI Radeon RX 580 Series (Gigabyte) 232GB Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB (SATA (SSD)) 931GB Western Digital WDC...
  4. herespaulo

    Which colour temperature do you prefer?

    Having done quite a bit of research on colour temperature (and lot of it here, thanks everyone!), I'm still curious as to what temperature everyone here actually uses. Understanding that the industry standard is 6500K, I set my TV to "Warm 2". But I'm having a tough time deciding if I should...
  5. S

    Question IFTTT Compatible Temperature Sensor

    Hi guys, I currently run a Hive thermostat linked into a hive hub plus a couple of hive active bulbs. I run the central heating for the whole house off the one hive thermostat. This works fine and I'm actually quite impressed with it's performance. I also have a conservatory who's temperature...
  6. S

    Washing machines don’t reach correct temperature

    As per recent Which report - which begs the question how can a consumer measure the actual temp reached in a WM wash. I have tried to find an answer but so far cannot find a 'straightforward' device which would enable me to do so. Has anyone on AV had more success ?
  7. wormvortex

    Temperature logging to computer

    Looking for a way to log 3-4 different temperatures in the house/garden and have the readings visible on my computer via a program of some sorts. Bonus if the program can display the information in pretty graphs and allow me to select how often temps are recorded. Anyone know of what I need to...
  8. InvisibleDuncan

    Underfloor heating temperature sensor wire - can I fix it?

    Okay, this is a long shot because it's a very specific question and this isn't a DIY forum, but I've seen that there are quite a few people on here who really know their onions, so I thought I'd give it a try. While trying to put on a new control panel for the electric underfloor heating in my...
  9. Timwithtelly

    Lounge temperature

    Now that it's getting proper cold outside... what temperature is your lounge? I hate being hot, so have set mine to 16 degrees, which is only a blanket throw away from me feeling sweaty. Old boy down the road has his set at mid 20s - feels like a furnace when I knock to check on him. I'm...
  10. rampant

    Question recording temperature in the house

    Hi all, so ive got my hive setup and working, its connected to my Amazon dot, so can control heating from there. What i would now like to do is to record the temperature in my house - i would like to get the data from my hive thermostat if possible - is there a way to do this? - i have several...
  11. TuralM

    Question DOD LS470W vs Street Guardian SG9665GC. High-temperature tolerance

    Hello, I'm choosing between DOD LS470W and Street Guardian SG9665GC. One of the main issues that I am interested in this high-temperature endurance. In the country where I live, in summer the temperature can rise to 42-44 degrees Celsius. Here is the street temperature of 34 degrees (7 August...
  12. M

    Samsung tv EU43KU6670 Room temperature

    Hi guys can anyone help me on this one , we have the smart Samsung tv in a shed in the garden in my games room it’s insulated etc but the winter is pretty cold now in Ireland -2 degrees , I’m just wondering will that affect the tv when it’s turned off all night until the next day ? Thank u
  13. A

    Ambient Temperature

    Forgive this question but I did send an E-Mail about my fridge to the company that made it and their last on the things to check was "5. Ensure that the appliance is kept in a room that has an ambient temperature of five degrees. " Is it because I have no clue what they mean about ambient...
  14. Nimiq1

    Temperature sensor and LED display required

    Hi Guys, Not sure where to post this or even if it's ok to ask in here but here we go. Pre-amble I have a problem with the temperature sensor/display on my car. Now trust me, I have done just about everything I can think of to fix this little 'glitch' with no joy at all. New Sensor, Coolant...
  15. D

    Question Liebherr Freezer : Temperature Random Walk

    New to the forum and starting with a problem straightaway :-) We have an 8 year old stand-alone Liebherr No-Frost freezer (GN2756, service number 0980550-03) in our cellar. Worked perfectly till last week, when it has started a random walk on the displayed temperature, it swings between -18 to...
  16. Harkon321

    Operating Temperature of PS4 and keeping it cool.

    I'm continuing to modify my cabinet to keep all the AV cool. My Ps4 sits in a space about 30cm square. There is a door that can be opened but in a perfect world I'd like to run with it closed. I've installed 2 x 120mm fans, currently set to extract the air from the back of the unit. I then...
  17. Harkon321

    Question Setting the temperature cut in for fans.

    I've set up some cooling fans on top of my Denon 4200. I've placed the temperature probe directly on top of the vents. Any suggestions at what temperature I should set the fans to click on. I originally went for just above room temperature but of course they're on all the time! Currently opted...
  18. D

    AV temperature

    I have a pioneer VSX-90. 7.2 and 5.2.2 atmos. My reciever temp reaches the upper 90's without driving it hard. So I decided to rig up two PC fans, one pushing air in and one pulling air out. I placed them on top the vents. And it brought the temp down to the mid to hi 80's. The fans are...
  19. A

    Question Whole house temperature monitoring

    Would like to be able to monitor the temperature remotely (away from the house) for lets say 10 areas in and around a house. Any idea how I could do this. I would be looking at a standard off the shelf product or products. I'm looking at a low budget but any info would be interesting to...
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