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Old 07-23-2006, 08:41 PM   #11
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And yea, everyone has AC (or swamp cooler <yuck>). .
Swamp coolers work great down here


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Old 07-23-2006, 08:41 PM   #12
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I feel sorry for you up there in Phx. We are normally 15-20 degrees cooler than you guys. We almost hit 100 the other day and I was miserable.
Agreed - I go up there on occasion for business/pleasure. Man it is hot up there in summer, and I think more humid from all the populous/watering. I watched a pre-season Packer Cardinals game in Tempe a couple years back. 116 degrees. I could barely take it, and there are those guys on the field playing football??


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Old 07-23-2006, 08:45 PM   #13
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Swamp coolers work great down here
I got both swamp and AC. Mine works great from May-June. Then when the humidy creeps up enough they start to bite. I flip off of it during monsoon and go to AC. Swamps definitely are better on the wallet!
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Old 07-24-2006, 12:38 AM   #14
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If it weren't 115 there would be 10 million people living here. It's an equalizer.

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Old 07-24-2006, 02:26 AM   #15
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If it weren't 115 there would be 10 million people living here. It's an equalizer.
yea ive often wondered what the drawing power of Pheonix is.
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Old 07-24-2006, 06:43 AM   #16
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LA hasn't been much better this weekend. Downtown and Long Beach were 101 yesterday and the poor suckers in Woodland Hills (part of "The Valley") had it at a record of 119!

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If it weren't 115 there would be 10 million people living here. It's an equalizer.
There are. At least it seems like it until we hit 100° a few days in a row.
Why not brew at night? I find its a lot easier to brew at 90-95° at midnight. I think ASH does a midnight brewout sometime during the summer.

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Why not brew at night? I find its a lot easier to brew at 90-95° at midnight. I think ASH does a midnight brewout sometime during the summer.Wild
Normally I do.

I consider this to be a Statement Brew!

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If it weren't 115 there would be 10 million people living here. It's an equalizer.
Change 115 to -40 and we'd be in the same boat
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Old 07-29-2006, 05:29 PM   #20
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I dont know about you guys, but monsoon is in full force down here. We had 2.4 inches of rain in one day! I know desertbrew is getting his share of monsoons up there. How you guys doing ollllo?

I think I finally found a name for my home brewery.

Monsoon Brewing



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