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Posted in thread: Intertap beer faucets on 01-29-2016 at 01:16 AM
Sounds a lot like the M.O. of patent trolls in the tech industry.
Posted in thread: Intertap beer faucets on 01-23-2016 at 07:00 PM
For me, William's is about 1-1/2 hr drive (one way). But on most items, I have next day
delivery when I order online.Not a big deal really, because they don't do local pickup :( It's
literally 0.5 mil...
Posted in thread: Homebrewing slump... on 01-19-2016 at 03:14 AM
I'm in a slump right now as well. I took an entire month off when my son was born in October,
and managed to brew once. I felt like that was a victory, because obviously having a baby (and
a toddler, ...
Posted in thread: Mr Beer, 2 gallon barrels w/ starter kit... clearance at Target on 01-11-2016 at 01:16 AM
Think the thing that is appealing is that you can ferment and then serve in the same barrel? If
it drops to say $10 I'd give it a try.Ferment in the barrel only. You still need to bottle or
keg to car...
Posted in thread: First drain pour on 12-19-2015 at 04:20 AM
I had one last year. Simple light ale with wheat then I racked on to puréed whole cranberries.
Meant to take out the cranberries after 2 days but forgot about it for a month. It tastes like
Posted in thread: North Cali on 09-02-2015 at 12:13 AM
If you're going up the 101 - stop at Firestone Walker in Paso Robles (north of San Luis
Posted in thread: Upside Down CO2 Tank? on 08-09-2015 at 08:21 PM
You can not. The regulator needs to receive CO2 in gaseous form, not liquid. When full, a CO2
tank has about 3/4 liquid, 1/4 gas - that gas sits at the top and feeds the regulator. Flipping
it over wo...
Posted in thread: Question for my California homebrewers on 07-29-2015 at 11:30 PM
I use a counterflow chiller, and my first step is to run the water off in to a few buckets for
cleaning purposes (about 10 gallons).Then I slow the flow rate of the water to much slower
(about 1/3rd t...
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 06-24-2015 at 05:13 PM
On the programs.. say i have it hold 50 for 3 days, then i want it to ramp down to 40 in 10
days.. does it automatically only drop 1 degree per day, or does it just let the fridge run
till it hits 40 ...
Posted in thread: My HB supply line is finally healthy! How about yours?? on 06-16-2015 at 10:44 PM
Mine fluctuates a lot. I'll get a few solid weekends where I can brew twice in a row, and build
up the pipeline.Then with family and work commitments, I end up not brewing for ~2 months, and
dry up th...