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Posted in thread: DIY Beer Line Cleaner on 04-12-2016 at 04:47 PM
I think this has been posted before, but to give others who haven't seen it a low cost easy
alternative, here is my beer beer line cleaner. $15 for the carbonation cap and an empty 2
liter ginger ale ...
Posted in thread: Natural carb in keg on 03-02-2016 at 04:30 PM
I use Northern Brewer's Carbonation calculator to find out how much priming sugar per style
then use about 75-80% of that number. I purge the keg with CO2 then I boil the sugar and some
water for 10 m...
Posted in thread: Caramel Amber Ale on 02-26-2016 at 01:20 PM
Just curious, what kind of IBU range are we looking at for this brew?! It sounds fantastic, but
I'm trying to brew something SWMBO will enjoy, and she's not big on bitterness!Mine comes in
about 37. V...
Posted in thread: Bottle bombs? on 02-24-2016 at 09:05 PM
How much priming sugar did you use and how big of a batch was it? Also what was your FG?
Without that information I can't really say for sure. But I bet it has more to do with the beer
being warm than...
Posted in thread: Priming sugar in corny on 02-16-2016 at 05:43 PM
You are correct in assuming it will take about the same amount of time to carb up as if it were
in bottles at the same temperature. I find mine is pretty close after 2 weeks at about 68
degrees. But g...
Posted in thread: Natural Carbonation in Keg and CO2 tank on 02-10-2016 at 04:11 PM
Thanks BigTerp. Spunding valve seems like a great idea, I am also considering buying it.Not a
problem.I was going to build one, but once I sourced all the parts it would only be a few bucks
more to bu...
Posted in thread: Conditioning in Corny keg on 02-09-2016 at 04:14 PM
Less than one pint. Generally, if you let the beer sit and don't move it for a day or two when
you put it in the kegerator, the only sediment will come out in the first 3-4 ounces. There may
be more i...
Posted in thread: Natural Carbonation in Keg and CO2 tank on 02-09-2016 at 04:07 PM
I naturally carb all of my kegs. I use Tasty Brew's calculator to figure out how much priming
sugar I need for each keg. I use the bottle priming calculator and then cut the amount in half.
Seems to w...
Posted in thread: 2 Faucets on 2.5" Draft Tower on 02-05-2016 at 09:20 PM
2 faucets in a 2.5" tower can be done. I was successful with mine. 5th post down in the
following thread explains how I did it.
Posted in thread: Installing Perlick 630SS Faucets - Install Questions on 02-05-2016 at 09:10 PM
Faucet wrench makes it easy getting the faucets on and off. Also less chance of dinging up the
faucet using a faucet wrench as opposed to something else.I did take mine apart and
clean/sanitize when I...