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Posted in thread: 5 Gallon Brew Rig - Now with DIY Tippy Dump! on 11-29-2016 at 04:55 PM
That is some nice work. I love the overkill.But, the tippy dump is on the wrong piece of
equipment. A valve is easier, and probably safer, for transferring the mash water. Dry grain
doesn't weigh very...
Posted in thread: 5 Gallon Brew Rig - Now with DIY Tippy Dump! on 11-29-2016 at 03:08 PM
I am thinking to use as shoulder screw this one:
https://www.mcmaster.com/#91273a317/=15915vmand as bearing:
https://www.mcmaster.com/#7930k13/=15915hkBearing being mounted on strut-based "arms" and h...
Posted in thread: 5 Gallon Brew Rig - Now with DIY Tippy Dump! on 11-29-2016 at 01:02 PM
What are the dimensions for the bolts/screws?I am thinking about something similar using
mounted bearings and struts but not yet sold on the size of the "shaft bolt".I think they are
1/2" dia. alloy s...
Posted in thread: My newly discovered bottle storage unit... on 11-01-2016 at 07:29 PM
This was my first visualization. Pull open the top drawer of full bottles and CRASH!!!!!!Well
as the OP (can't believe that was 8 years ago!) I can say that I haven't had that happen to me
Posted in thread: Pneumatic Bottle Capper - Just...because. on 10-26-2016 at 12:32 PM
I am looking into making something like this for myself. Ideally, I'd like to spend less than
$70, so I'm looking at getting stuff from aliexpress and salvaging some stuff like the iron for
Posted in thread: My DIY, low-budget, concrete-roller grain mill on 09-30-2016 at 02:55 PM
TH,from my research over years, I note that the "Stones" in any mill are scored or grooved.I
wonder if you were to take a 4.5" angle grinder & cut in diagonal grooves across teh face of
your rollers. ...
Posted in thread: My DIY, low-budget, concrete-roller grain mill on 09-28-2016 at 08:08 PM
So impressed! I was going to use a different method, but this is THE BEST!Am wondering, how did
you get away from some diagonal lines carved into teh idler roller?Slim49Well like I said
earlier, I onl...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 08-08-2016 at 05:14 PM
Posted in thread: Examining possible solutions to issue of sulfur smell from Perlick 650ss faucets on 03-15-2016 at 04:20 PM
Update my smelly faucet is lot# A0515GBummer, that's my lot number too. No problems yet but
I've only run one beer through it so far.
Posted in thread: Russian River Row 2 Hill 56 Clone on 03-14-2016 at 07:17 PM
I see what you mean. I just brewed this recipe for the first time a few weeks ago and it's now
carbed and ready in the keg. It did accomplish what I was trying to do - and that was to find a