Inside a cheap eBay fridge freezer thermostat
A look at how capillary thermostats work and how to use them.
Capillary thermostats are a simple electromechanical thermal switch that uses a very thin metal tube to sense temperature at another location, by using the thermal expansion/contraction of liquid or gas to activate an adjustable switch.
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