Last Activity:12-12-2013 9:48 AM
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Posted in thread: Was my ball valve a waste? on 12-12-2013 at 05:06 PM
I would use 2 or more hop bags for a pound of hops (paint strainers or other). Personal
preference instead of a false bottom.Yes, that barbed port is quite a restriction, about 1/4 of
the possible flo...
Posted in thread: Water Report Google Map - Add Your Info! on 12-12-2013 at 03:07 AM
-- edit -- figured out how to add carriage returns.1. Type or paste the text into Notepad,
Word, Wordpad or some other text editor.Amherst, MA Town Water Supply 2/21/2013 Analysis by
Posted in thread: 1st Batch Ever-Holiday Ale ready for party. on 12-12-2013 at 02:50 AM
Congratulations on your first batch! If you crafted the beer with as much attention to detail
as you did the crates and labels, that will be one fine brew.
Posted in thread: What have you built with the HD copper tubing? on 12-12-2013 at 02:46 AM
What did you wrap your copper around to coil it so nice?My dog. It was really difficult to get
the rascal to stand still long enough. Then I tried a gallon bottle and a SonoTube. Those
Posted in thread: Conflicting advice from LHBS and HBT... on 12-12-2013 at 02:30 AM
HBT> LHBS is generally true. You get many replies from HBT and you get a consensus after
discarding the obvious silliness. Most of the info is great from the two LHBS near me.
Occasionally one person ...
Posted in thread: The Reason I Haven't Been Posting Much... on 12-11-2013 at 10:01 PM
Wonderful! People can be sure the product is processed in gluten-free machinery!
Posted in thread: Cascade/Centenniel IPA recipe critique on 12-11-2013 at 09:57 PM
Why use the leaf in the dry hop? Is it easier to filter out?Just asking - I have not tried
Posted in thread: Stuff that Costco has that I can ferment? on 12-11-2013 at 09:51 PM
About honey. This is not a criticism about Costco, just a definition of honey.Honey must
contain some pollen to be considered actual honey. Currently (as of the date of this post)
there is no other wa...
Posted in thread: Contamination maybe? on 12-10-2013 at 12:07 AM
If it is liquid, try to get some out with a pipette or soda straw and see what it is. One way
to test for oil is to put it on brown paper. If the paper turns translucent and does dry out,
it is oil
Posted in thread: You have no control!!! on 12-08-2013 at 03:48 PM
Whether, beer is made in waders or in a toilet tank, as long as it is fun and the brewer likes
how it tastes, who cares how it is brewed? Oooh, could you post that one to youtube? And does
it require ...