Ss Brewing Technologies Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Home Brewing Photo Forum > ghetto brew setups?...
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-28-2012, 09:45 PM   #131
unionrdr
Wannabe author
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
unionrdr's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Sheffield, Ohio
Posts: 29,115
Liked 2023 Times on 1772 Posts
Likes Given: 1503

Default

then.all of a sudden,the door opens. "Who let the dogs out"? AAAAARRRGGH!
__________________
Everything works if ya let it-Roady(meatloaf)
My new book is on Amazon Kindle! http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00L3MCU0W
unionrdr is online now
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2012, 09:48 PM   #132
Proboscidea
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 219
Liked 33 Times on 24 Posts
Likes Given: 87

Default

I don't have picture of this, but imagine, if you will, a freezer bag full of specialty malt that I forgot to run through the mill at the store, being beaten with a hammer on my front porch while I laugh maniacally.

Actually, after a few whacks, your narrator found out that just swinging the hammer at the stuff is way too violent, and causes tears in the plastic bag. Through experimentation, it has been discovered that one may instead spread a thin layer of uncracked grain on a flat clean surface, and rock the top of the hammer back and forth, pressing downward, gently but firmly, until it's cracked to the degree of your liking. Laugh all you want; this technique works.

__________________

Fermenting:
CellarCraft Sterling Collection Barbera (kit) -- first entrée into grape wines

Bottled recently:
Ginger mead (3gal), EdWort's Apfelwein (3gal)
Proboscidea is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2012, 10:02 PM   #133
Malticulous
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: St. George Utah
Posts: 4,110
Liked 55 Times on 46 Posts
Likes Given: 74

Default

I upgraded mine. No more bar stool holding up my MLT. I made a shelf.

The neighbors had a little fire.

429249_365557173478684_100000732128447_1136134_389125778_n.jpg  
__________________
Malticulous is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-30-2012, 04:27 PM   #134
malweth
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
malweth's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Wakefield, RI
Posts: 463
Liked 23 Times on 21 Posts
Likes Given: 159

Default

I can't even imagine how ghetto your old setup must have been to cause a fire like that!

__________________
[Carboy #1] "Oud Renard Rood" Flanders Red
[Carboy #2] Whitewood 12° Abt
[Carboy #3] Opus Mosaic Brown

[On Tap (Keg)]
(L) Shut De Do (Belgian Golden Strong / Tripel)
(R)
(on deck) Pineapple Wine
(on deck) Russian Imperial Stout (1 year aged)
malweth is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-31-2012, 07:31 PM   #135
jslay77
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 10
Default

Pretty sure this belongs here.

image-743688046.jpg  
__________________
jslay77 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-02-2012, 08:00 PM   #136
bellam87
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Indian Trail, NC
Posts: 40
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

Default

Built out of scrap steel from work and some burners off eBay

forumrunner_20120402_155922.jpg

__________________
bellam87 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-02-2012, 08:48 PM   #137
unionrdr
Wannabe author
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
unionrdr's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Sheffield, Ohio
Posts: 29,115
Liked 2023 Times on 1772 Posts
Likes Given: 1503

Default

I hope fido isn't eating something you need...
__________________
Everything works if ya let it-Roady(meatloaf)
My new book is on Amazon Kindle! http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00L3MCU0W
unionrdr is online now
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-02-2012, 09:50 PM   #138
John_FL
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 68
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

image-4213490914.jpg

Lots of lifting with my setup. But I knock out at least three batches a month.
__________________
John_FL is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-03-2012, 03:48 PM   #139
ryclo
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: marga, ritaville
Posts: 131
Liked 22 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 3

Default

Gheto chilling system...

chilling.jpg  
__________________
ryclo is offline
22
People Like This 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-03-2012, 04:03 PM   #140
mjdonnelly68
Always drinking - never drunk.
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
mjdonnelly68's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Glenmont, NY
Posts: 1,246
Liked 139 Times on 102 Posts
Likes Given: 175

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ryclo View Post
Gheto chilling system...
Awesome - very green of you.
__________________

"I feel sorry for people who don't drink because when they get up in the morning, that's as good as they're gonna feel all day" - Francis Albert Sinatra

mjdonnelly68 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
BM's Centennial Brew day....Ghetto AG day Hammy71 Home Brewing Photo Forum 10 04-10-2009 05:23 PM
Like pics of brewery setups? simps984 Home Brewing Photo Forum 4 04-03-2008 08:20 PM