Last Activity:04-17-2014 3:45 PM
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Posted in thread: Whirlpooling boil kettle method? on 04-17-2014 at 05:57 PM
Maybe I'll divert the large stainless conical strainer (that I used in the past when I bailed
into my primary) and turn it into a hop spider...
Posted in thread: Whirlpooling boil kettle method? on 04-16-2014 at 04:30 PM
So, no filtration or screen required? Just an open pipe end?
Posted in thread: Whirlpooling boil kettle method? on 04-15-2014 at 05:13 PM
So.... You put the inlet and outlet elbows pointing in the SAME direction? Doesn't that work
against the whirlpool? Or is that to try and prevent debris from clogging the outlet orifice?
Posted in thread: Whirlpooling boil kettle method? on 04-14-2014 at 03:49 AM
I'm looking into changing my set up by introducing some pumps. I've always just bailed my boil
kettle out into a strainer held over the primary in the past. So now I'll need to port my
kettle and inst...
Posted in thread: Flow meters on 04-09-2014 at 07:32 PM
Hmm. Inersting idea though - what about simply putting a scale under my grant? I could skip
putting a sight glass in....
Posted in thread: Flow meters on 04-09-2014 at 07:30 PM
I'm suspicious that 1L of water might weigh really close to 1kg...;-)
Posted in thread: Flow meters on 04-08-2014 at 07:31 PM
Hmm. Wasn't even considering it for wort, just hot water to measure out my mashing or sparge
water. I assume from the picture that it may be something used in one of those units for making
Posted in thread: Dishwasher pump for single tier brewery? on 04-07-2014 at 07:36 PM
I've done the preliminary work. It was a bit of a nightmare the way he's set it up. I found the
bulkhead fitting from a (clean but spare) toilet supply valve worked beautifully and I had a
Posted in thread: Flow meters on 04-07-2014 at 07:20 AM
I've never really eyeballed any of the fancier automated brew systems up close, but I am in the
process of constructing a platform to make my brewing more efficient. I've always batch
sparged, and oft...
Posted in thread: Dishwasher pump for single tier brewery? on 03-24-2014 at 07:30 PM
I'm thinking the type of drive inside the pump is the biggest question. If it's direct drive,
I'm not sure if restricting the flow is a smart idea. Hopefully it's magnetic drive - but