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Posted in thread: Remove dissolved Iron from water on 03-12-2014 at 01:03 PM
Our household is on a private well that was ruined by gas wells in the neighborhood. We got the
gas company to drill a new well for us into a different water seam. After testing the water and
Posted in thread: Bad Seal on Fermentor Lid for 3 days, should I worry? on 03-10-2014 at 01:35 PM
Don't worry about having a seal on the fermenter. Lots of brews are fermented in open
containers. The only thing that I worry about is having a lid that keeps dust and fruit flies
out of my wort.My fi...
Posted in thread: FOB's (foam on beer) detector. Ideas wanted. on 03-09-2014 at 12:03 PM
If you are going from keg to keg you could use the weight as a determining factor. If you know
the tare weight of each keg you could possibly stop the flow when all of the contents weight
has been tra...
Posted in thread: Pump Sucking Air During HERMS on 03-07-2014 at 12:03 PM
It might be messy, but what about putting a drop of food coloring on the outside of each
connection on the suction side of the pump? Do one connection at a time and watch the return to
the mash tun fo...
Posted in thread: Bev Air BM23 / Where do I find a replacement air hose? on 03-07-2014 at 11:56 AM
Try a vacuum cleaner repair shop. Looks like a typical hose for a canister model.
Posted in thread: Pump Sucking Air During HERMS on 03-06-2014 at 11:46 AM
I'm using a RIMS system, but have had the same problem of sucking air into the system. One
entry point on my system is the sight glass. As my system runs I can watch the level in the
sight glass slowl...
Posted in thread: STC 1000 settings and suggestions for mold prevention. on 03-03-2014 at 12:29 PM
I have a 9 cf chest freezer in my unheated garage with the following settings:F1 - about 1/3 of
the yeast's range above the low end. Your 68 deg. F is 20 deg. C.F2 - .5 F3 - 10The probe is on
Posted in thread: Show us your most ghetto DIY on 02-28-2014 at 11:43 AM
Here's my contribution - ugly but it works.In Use Pump Guard