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Posted in thread: Cold crashing versus just kegging on 09-21-2014 at 07:15 PM
I have observed the affects of 20# of vacuum over time. I highly doubt this works.I haven't
used one of the silicone caps for cold crashing, but have sealed carboys other ways and never
had a problem....
Posted in thread: Cold crashing versus just kegging on 09-20-2014 at 04:41 PM
I don't think you can pair "breathable" with "no O2 can enter"... The check valve breathes out,
but not in. "Everybody knows that . . ." :cross:
Posted in thread: Cold crashing versus just kegging on 09-20-2014 at 11:19 AM
Replace your airlock with one of these during the last days of active fermentation (after
there's no chance of blow-off) and no O2 can enter during cold crashing. 3,5,6 & 6.5 Gallon
carboys and 500m...
Posted in thread: Do ales "lager"? on 09-18-2014 at 09:55 PM
How to Brew - John Palmer:Towards the end of secondary fermentation, the suspended yeast
flocculates (settles out) and the beer clears. High molecular weight proteins also settle out
during this stage...
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 09-18-2014 at 07:13 PM
Do you have any trouble with the pump priming?Not with the pump mounted below wort level. Open
the valves and it primes itself. It's the $25 eBay pump.
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 09-18-2014 at 03:03 PM
Whirlpool . . . .:tank:
Posted in thread: Ipa on 09-18-2014 at 02:14 PM
I hate Pumpkin Beer! :p
Posted in thread: Carboy Cradle on 09-13-2014 at 09:24 PM
Thanks for the offer, I'll keep it in mind.I can't imagine getting a full carboy in it would be
very practical or safe.Yeah. Just something to keep in the back of your head. When I first got
it, I had...
Posted in thread: Carboy Cradle on 09-13-2014 at 07:37 PM
WoodbridgeThat's a pretty good drive to Stockton, but if you're ever going to be in the
Flemington area let me know. I wouldn't mind seeing the cradle find a good home.
Posted in thread: Carboy Cradle on 09-13-2014 at 01:02 PM
Since you don't know what to do with it I'll be down in the morning!;)More ideas in my
head:eek:Where in NJ are you located?