Dog House Brew
Last Activity:07-09-2014 11:50 AM
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Posted in thread: Whirlpool/Aroma Steep/Equipment Question on 07-06-2014 at 03:11 AM
I collect from the outside as well. I use the pump and have the whirlpool going while running
for sanitation. Shut the pump off for a few too 5 minutes, begin to chill. I use a hop basket I
made from ...
Posted in thread: FastRack - FastFerment Giveaway - Open to all! on 07-05-2014 at 01:20 PM
One more try
Posted in thread: Stepping Up Old Yeast on 07-03-2014 at 02:20 PM
Just do your step and it will be fine. I've stepped yeast up that was 2 years old. I usually
start with a lower OG with my first step and a smaller volume. I bet when you hit it on this
step, it will ...
Posted in thread: Star San question on 06-23-2014 at 12:45 PM
If you mix it with distilled water it will last for months. It only makes it mixed with my tap
for a few days. I never soak either. Put it in a spray bottle and if you bottle, get a Vinator.
Posted in thread: Thoughts on coleman xtreme 100qt cooler as a MLT on 06-16-2014 at 02:40 AM
I have 3 different MT coolers with manifolds. I used a portable band saw on my last 2 and it
worked great. Holes are a PIA! Slots are the way to go. I like the manifold designs in this
thread. I made ...
Posted in thread: Mill rpm on 06-12-2014 at 09:16 PM
Correct I'm at 300
Posted in thread: Wine Thief Infection Culprit? on 06-12-2014 at 11:24 AM
What sanitizer are you using? When I started I had this problem. I figured out that my ph of my
starsan was not staying effective. I was mixing it with tap water. Once I started mixing it
Posted in thread: The Brew Stand Incredible Giveaway on 06-09-2014 at 01:10 PM
I'm in too
Posted in thread: HERMS Questions on 06-09-2014 at 12:47 PM
The only reason I set my flow to enter at the top, was for draining. I use a three tier
structure and I break my tri-clamp to vent and it drains my coil empty. As Yooper stated, the
circulation of the...
Posted in thread: BG12 vs Jet NG only on 06-09-2014 at 12:43 PM
Good choice! I ended up deciding on both. I'm going electric for my HLT and HERMS vessels, and
NG for my BK. I bought some beers from a commercial brewery that uses electric. The beers had a