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Posted in thread: If you could only use 5 specialty malts what would they be? on 04-19-2011 at 03:26 AM
Well how about it? What do you feel would give you the largest brewing range?Not included as
specialty malts are 2 row, Pilsener, Marris Otter, Munich and maybe white wheat malt. Lets hear
Posted in thread: how do microbreweries pump finished beer? on 04-03-2010 at 04:05 PM
I make beer at a brewpub and we use large stainless versions of march pumps. There is no
pressure in the fermenter or the bright tank while transferring. To can or bottle though, you
have to keep the ...
Posted in thread: My commercial coffee grinder... on 03-14-2010 at 03:02 PM
It looks like on the most coarse setting you have a lot of intact hulls there. I would brew a
batch or three and see what kind of efficiencies you get. If its too low then tighten the crack
Posted in thread: Flagstaff, AZ area beer? on 11-13-2008 at 04:29 AM
You can get Kiltlifter, Mudsharks Wit, four kinds of Oak Creek and If you act fast, Alaskan
Smoked Porter at Pay 'n Take in downtown Flagstaff. One of my favorite shops in town.
Posted in thread: racking arm? on 11-04-2008 at 02:32 PM
The angle on a stainless steel racking cane is about right.
Posted in thread: Conical: how to check volume? on 10-29-2008 at 03:25 PM
Fill your conical with water to your desired volume and mark that line on the outside of the
conical with a sharpie. It will get you real close when filling with wort.
Posted in thread: Fermwrap for Conical? on 10-14-2008 at 12:33 AM
I use a heating pad until fermentation starts. Then the problem is keeping it cool enough.
Posted in thread: In Phoenix - Selection Overload! on 05-14-2008 at 03:38 PM
I found a magnum of Anchor Chrismas from '98 at Tops this summer. It was in the refrigerator
and only 14 bucks! It will be opened this winter.:ban:
Posted in thread: What type of hose do you use in your HERMS? on 05-13-2008 at 03:18 PM
I used the 1/2" silicone hose from B3. I don't know about the hose from AHS, but the hose from
B3 is 1/8" thick walled. If you look at the same hose from US Plastic it is more both AHS and
B3. (They a...
Posted in thread: What if you don't have rice hulls? on 05-07-2008 at 03:50 PM
One thing you can do if you don't have rice hulls is to do two shallow mashes. If your grain
bed is not very deep it wont compress itself and turn into a rock. Cut your grain bill in half
and do it tw...