"I've never made from juice - only from apples - free apples! You can usually find someone in the season who's crop ends up on the ground. We use a re-purposed gobbly guts insinkerator thing - you gut cut the apple into quarters and…"
"> 4/ Best to drill holds through the side to run cables in than cutting the door seal?
Don't bother. I just run the thermocouple lead over the door and let the seal go around it.
5/ I don’t think I need to disconnect the thermostat in…"