Gammon N Beer
Last Activity:04-17-2014 8:37 AM
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Posted in thread: Yeast Harvesting Conical Style on 04-17-2014 at 01:04 AM
You folks with conicals:Do you wash your yeast after harvesting, or, do you just let it sit,
decant and pitch. (Or store and make a starter before reusing.)I harvested about a gallon and a
half from m...
Posted in thread: Brewer's yeast at farmers market on 04-13-2014 at 01:04 AM
Why spend money and time on a brew you are looking forward to enjoying and serving to your
friends and then gamble with the least expensive ingredient?
Posted in thread: Treating water - both the mash and sparge? on 04-05-2014 at 03:14 PM
When treating water is it only the mash to be concerned about? Or, are there factors in which
the sparge water needs treatment?When using extract water is not treated.Thanks
Posted in thread: STC 1000 "Ebay" Temperature Controller Build on 03-23-2014 at 09:41 PM
I just completed my build and am about to set it up and run some test cycles. Thanks for the
thread.I do have a question that may have been answered but a search did not spot it out for
me.How long sh...
Posted in thread: Successful Fermentation Chamber Heat Source on 03-07-2014 at 09:14 PM
I have a need to add a heat source to my standard refrigerator I use as a fermentation chamber.
I use it with a 15 gallon conical.If I read the above correctly, the refrigerator can be
located in very...
Posted in thread: Super Simple 15G Plastic Conical on 03-07-2014 at 08:59 PM
Yes Squeeky, congrats on the new brew shop that some call a house. I built the 15 gallon
version of this build and love it. Late last summer I brewed a couple of batches and used a
refrigerator to mai...
Posted in thread: force carb, then bottle, then much flatter carb? on 02-11-2014 at 12:43 AM
The OP asks what he can do in the future. For his current situation, could he simply add some
carb tabs?Also, in the future could he follow his procedure as he noted but add carb tabs at
the transfer ...
Posted in thread: My Fermentation Chamber - Cold White North Style on 02-04-2014 at 12:55 AM
Well done. I look forward to more of your work.
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-19-2014 at 01:12 AM
I am interested in this unit as a two stage controller. I want it to both heat and cool my 15
gallon conical sitting within a refrigerator located in a cool 45F garage: other equipment
might I need?...
Posted in thread: Fermenting in a refrigerator placed in a cold garage. on 01-19-2014 at 12:47 AM
OP,Is your contoller attached to the fermenter, the fridge wall, or something else? I have mine
taped to my fermenter and then covered with a wool sock. This system is designed to control the