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Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 09-30-2016 at 01:34 AM
FWIW, now that the Pico is shipping they seem to be refocusing their efforts on software. And
PLEASE don't get pissed off at Kevin the customer service guy. He has no say in the order of
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 09-29-2016 at 12:44 PM
OK, looked last night when I got home and its not flared, not sure why I thought that.If
someone were to try this, I would recommend a long enough hose to allow for the arm to rotate
freely, and maybe...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 09-29-2016 at 01:31 AM
I've got a Z and have around 20 brews done with it. It's pretty good but the software is
glitchy. They don't put much of an effort into solving the software issues due to being focused
on the Pico. Th...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 09-27-2016 at 04:57 PM
Isn't the end of the outflow nozzle flared? Might needed s drilled stopper or something to make
that happen, and I'd be concerned about mismatched plump flow rates, etc creating pressure
where it shou...
Posted in thread: Just checking - kit wine ready in less than a year? on 09-21-2016 at 01:23 AM
I did the wine expert "eclipse" Lodi Zinfandel, and for various reasons didn't bottles it till
9 months. It is excellent, i am sure it would have been great at 6 months also. It recommends
waiting at ...
Posted in thread: McMaster Keg O-Ring List on 09-15-2016 at 07:54 PM
Has anyone seen ball lock post O rings in red color? I'd like to color code my gas side to make
them easier to spot.Silicone o-rings generally come in orange
Posted in thread: Just checking - kit wine ready in less than a year? on 09-13-2016 at 12:27 AM
- make sure your venue will allow homemade alcohol; some state laws, venues, and catering
company policies can be odd- whites will be faster than reds, and 6+ months should be adequate
for those; I'd ...
Posted in thread: Just checking - kit wine ready in less than a year? on 09-12-2016 at 11:17 PM
Hey all,I'm coming over from the beer brewing side, which I've been doing on and off for a
while. I've recently been dabbling in tasting wine, as there is a winery near me in CT that has
some great wi...
Posted in thread: 3-in-1 "Boil Kettle, Jacketed Chiller, Conical Fermenter" by Brewha on 09-06-2016 at 07:59 PM
I've got no clue what I need as far as equipment to get started brewing beer. Can someone tell
me what all is needed?Thanks,Bobby Cox**out of my ass numbers ahead, meant for demonstration
Posted in thread: 3-in-1 "Boil Kettle, Jacketed Chiller, Conical Fermenter" by Brewha on 09-05-2016 at 03:29 PM
If I'm remembering correctly from college, rate of heat transfer depends on the temperature
delta. So injecting coolant at the bottom when it is coldest, where the fluid you're cooling is