Last Activity:07-24-2014 6:34 AM
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Posted in thread: Fertilizer advice on 07-20-2014 at 11:22 PM
My plants this year seem to be doing OK, they seemed to stall for a while at the beginning of
June, and have slowed a little the past week or so, but I can see the flowers (buds?)
Posted in thread: Too much beer, not enough time! on 05-02-2014 at 06:04 PM
Today I got an e-mail from HBT asking that I check in and let everyone know what I've been up
to, so here goes!In early March I completed a brewing marathon; I brewed a custom recipe lager
and a modif...
Posted in thread: Brewery set up on 02-12-2014 at 07:06 PM
Isn't the question posed akin to asking "I recently acquired a set of Hoosier racing slicks,
can anyone tell me the best way to build a funny car" I'm not trying to be a hater, but like
everyone else ...
Posted in thread: I'm getting buds already on 01-22-2014 at 02:28 AM
One other thing: it looks like California is experiencing a record drought year, should I be
watering now? If so how much and how often. Thanks!
Posted in thread: I'm getting buds already on 01-22-2014 at 02:25 AM
Thanks; and I apologize if it sounded like I was complaining. My biggest complaint these days
is how to deal with all this beer and all these gorgeous women... (just kidding honey, it's
just a joke!)S...
Posted in thread: I'm getting buds already on 01-21-2014 at 05:50 AM
I'm coming into the second year for my Magnums. At the end of last growing season, I cut my
vines down to about 10-12" and let them dry out. I'm already seeing sprouts/buds on one of my
plants and I'm...
Posted in thread: New brewer-$4k budget on 12-18-2013 at 06:20 AM
If you have 4k for a brew rig, I would recommend you take a couple hundred and set yourself up
with a turkey fryer and a 10 gal igloo cooler all grain set up. Once you've got a few solo brew
Posted in thread: Getting labels off of bottles on 10-16-2013 at 05:18 AM
Im a big fan of the Oxyclean method. I soak for about 20 min then use a sharp razor to scrape
the labels (most have already floated off by that time), then a quick scrub under hot tap water
with a sco...
Posted in thread: SWMBO says "Yes" to kegging gear on 10-16-2013 at 05:05 AM
Let me start by saying I'm by no means an expert, but I think I stumbled on a decent
method:Keep an eye on craigslist for kegerators (use all the possible variations on spelling).
I found a group of c...
Posted in thread: Sourcing Parts to Build a 10-way Secondary? on 10-16-2013 at 04:35 AM
My brother found some inexpensive regulators that are for automotive use (air tools and paint
applications). He bought some for his shop as well as for the kegerator. I'll forward him this
thread and ...