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Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 02-04-2016 at 07:58 PM
I wanted to let you guys know that you will suck air through the site glass even if you don't
have a pick-up tube. I have the inline site glass but DO NOT have a pickup tube and if you open
the pump v...
Posted in thread: Cranberry juice cocktail attempt not going as expected on 01-29-2016 at 07:20 PM
I shook the heck out of the carbon for a couple minutes.
Posted in thread: Cranberry juice cocktail attempt not going as expected on 01-29-2016 at 03:32 PM
I wanted to whip up a cranberry "cider" for a friend but only had 2 weeks to get it done. I
figured apple juice ferments out pretty quick, within just a few days so the cranberry juice
should too. I p...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 01-29-2016 at 03:19 PM
Prior to getting my Brew Boss system I just batch sparged in a keggle. I would wrap a copper
scrubbie around the end of my pick up tube. I brewed many batches this way most of which were
APA's and IPA...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 01-29-2016 at 05:52 AM
That's an extra step that I don't want to have to take. I'm hoping to hear from anyone that has
tried to brew w/out a hop filter and how it went, particularly if they use a plate chiller.
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 01-28-2016 at 10:13 PM
I have only done a wet run with my new 15 gal. Brew Boss so far but I'm wondering from those of
you that have actually brewed a batch with it if I need to get a hop filter. I have the Swirl
Boss to wh...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 01-25-2016 at 11:56 PM
Use a pitcher.Duh!! Problem is I've never seen a pitcher that was a specific useful volume,
like 1/2 gallon or 1 gallon. And, where on that pitcher is the volume mark, 1" below the top,
2", to the bri...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 01-25-2016 at 10:02 PM
With the sight glass installed inline with the valve you will have that fluctuation when using
the pump. I am just doing my first real brew on the system now, but after a couple of wet runs
(heheh) I ...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 01-25-2016 at 04:01 PM
I completed my wet run on Saturday and noticed that it took a bit to get my pump primed. I had
it at the same level as the kettle and even lowered it in an attempt to prime the pump. It
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 01-22-2016 at 05:46 PM
The sight Glass didn't come with numbers. I just used small black rubber washers to mark off
the gallons. On the 15 gallon kettle it would start with 3 gallonsThat's a great idea! What
size o rings di...