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Posted in thread: Anyone brew 5 gallon batches on your kitchen stove? on 03-10-2015 at 02:19 AM
[QUOTE=coneal;6751148]Before I try this (and risk upsetting SWMBO), I figured I'd reach out to
those who have already upset Her. Does anyone brew 5 gallon batches inside? And, if so, do you
have any i...
Posted in thread: Brewing too much on 03-08-2015 at 09:01 PM
I'm wondering if I'm brewing a bit too much........... H.W.Last year I had 105 Gallons of beer
in the house at one time.... I provided about 40 gallons to parties I went to (three or four)
and then my...
Posted in thread: What's going on with my lacto starter? on 03-06-2015 at 05:32 PM
I made one gallon of 1.040 starter wort from DME yesterday and added a small handful of base
malt to it. 24 hours later, I have a small kräusen and it's clearly fermenting. I know some
varieties of la...
Posted in thread: A Pub-Grade Pint Glass on 03-06-2015 at 05:29 PM
So I have obtained pint glasses here and there, typically the ones with the straight sides and
tapered from top to bottom... the common pint glass you see in a proper tap room.I find that
the ones tha...
Posted in thread: Cold Plate Jockey Box Build Step-by-Step on 03-06-2015 at 02:56 PM
Great write up!One suggestion I would add is to use the black shank collars on the inside of
the cooler also. You can't get the shank nut real tight on the inside because it starts pushing
in on the c...
Posted in thread: Wheat beer on 03-06-2015 at 02:51 PM
It would depend on what kind of beer you were making....I like my Hefe(s) low alcohol so I
would say yes... but if you were brewing a Wheat IPA (Ale Yeast) ... (hey! people do all sorts
of things) the...
Posted in thread: still fighting foam.... is my corny the problem? on 03-06-2015 at 02:23 PM
so i kept getting overcarbed beer, tons of foam. i'd purge and wait, nothing helped. the
consensus solution on the forums was to upgrade to a 3/16 beer line of 10 feet. it didnt
help.You cannot purge ...
Posted in thread: A keezer to be proud of on 03-05-2015 at 09:16 PM
The vertical pvc pipe runs down to a pvc base with 1/4 inch holes drilled throughout. At the
top you see a 3 inch bilge blower fan. Essentially it allows you keep the kegs off the base and
Posted in thread: A keezer to be proud of on 03-05-2015 at 09:15 PM
Very Spiffy..... I went in a different direction and my "insides" are as basic as they get....I
did mine this way so we could "belly up" to the bar....
Posted in thread: Grain storage options? on 03-05-2015 at 08:46 PM
So I'm finally past the "buy a recipe kit & try it out" stage & looking to buy some grain in
bulk to save money. Before that I need to figure out storage. I have a few 5 gallon buckets but