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Posted in thread: Planning out a new system on 02-19-2015 at 10:40 PM
Welding is expensive if you can't do it yourself, and I've seen some real nightmare pics of
welded fittings. I'd definitely recommend silver soldered over welded. If you mess up a solder
you can alway...
Posted in thread: Planning out a new system on 02-19-2015 at 10:33 PM
I can't speak for the boil coils, but in my own personal experience...after trying a few other
configurations...Go with the wavy heating element and the brewhardware.com heating element
enclosure and ...
Posted in thread: Planning out a new system on 02-19-2015 at 10:16 PM
Ok so thinking about this a little more if I did a HERMS setup and went with say 50' of 1/2"
stainless I could probably double that as a counter flow chiller and just fill the HLT with
cold water and ...
Posted in thread: Planning out a new system on 02-19-2015 at 07:28 PM
Yeah the price is so close on the 15g and a 20g it would be best to go all 20g. I guess the
reason I said 15/15/20 was I had the blichmanns in my head for the boil coil and how much
liquid you would n...
Posted in thread: Planning out a new system on 02-18-2015 at 04:15 PM
So a while back I built this guy after doing a ton of reading and sweating over small details.
The system worked great, but my wife and I decided to relocate and I sold the system in order
to help wit...
Posted in thread: mash recirculation cause stuck/slow sparge on 02-10-2015 at 08:28 PM
You are likely just draining too fast and compacting the grain bed. Slow it down and try to
keep the liquid coming out equal to what is going in.
Posted in thread: Clarity-Ferm, Gluten Testing, and Gluten Sensitivity on 02-10-2015 at 08:24 PM
3rd kegged batch with clarity ferm and the wife is still seeing no reactions.
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 20 Gallon Sight Glass Kettle Giveaway! on 02-02-2015 at 03:25 PM
I need one of these.
Posted in thread: wilserbrewer BIAB Bags, Superbowl Sale and Free Pool Giveaway on 01-30-2015 at 10:43 PM
I guess I should have waited 1 day to order.Hawks 24.
Posted in thread: Thinking about switching to e-BIAB with Brew-Boss on 01-28-2015 at 01:50 AM
Just an FYI, you don't need a brew boss to get good efficiency with BIAB. My own system gets
80%+, and that's not uncommon.I'm looking at it more from a consistency and hands off approach
than for eff...