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  • I am a brewer,conservationist,gardner,hunter,fisherman,musician. I think that about covers it.
  • Conservation
  • I bought a brew tree back in 2001 with a group of investors I hung out with. It was about ten years later that I got the bug again, and built my own system. I started with big dreams and plans, built an entire e-brewing system, then went back to basic BIAB In a turkey fryer pot.
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  • Fairland, INDIANA


  • Posted in thread: Using a plastic food drum for fermentation in a nano-brewery? on 05-04-2014 at 01:56 AM

  • Posted in thread: Your cost of producing your favorite recipe $ on 04-27-2014 at 11:42 PM
    I should say as well that when I brew a favorite IPA, that my prices usually head up to those
    marks. I grow my own hops, and so depending on the recipe-- I might use some fresh hops/thus it
    alters the...

  • Posted in thread: Your cost of producing your favorite recipe $ on 04-27-2014 at 10:36 PM
    I figured I would start this thread in order to enlighten newbies and maybe some die-hards on
    actual costs of producing quality beer. I suppose the word 'quality' is subjective, so I will
    say that you...

  • Posted in thread: general rant: Traveling with beer is a labor of love on 04-27-2014 at 10:21 PM
    So my boss said, brew 10-gallons of that Irish Red you make that we all love. And I said, "yes
    sir". So I ended up making 15-gallons since I knew they would burn through the ten in
    no-time.The problem...

  • Posted in thread: Chilling Options for BIAB on 04-18-2014 at 02:55 AM
    I have the same setup. My probe is about 2" though, and the element is near the bottom. My
    coils are just above the wort line too-- but I only have a 25' copper immersion coil. With all
    that stated, I...

  • Posted in thread: I have a problem: I drank my 'party' beer. on 04-14-2014 at 11:38 PM
    Help-- we have a big problem. I brewed a batch last month that kicked some major ass. It was an
    irish red that I brew VERY OFTEN. To give you some insight.. it has an ABV of about 5% and
    takes just a ...

  • Posted in thread: FS: False bottom for mashtun MT stainless on 04-11-2014 at 04:05 PM
    Cleaning out the garage! Focusing on a few items at a time. Selling a stainless false bottom
    with the tubing- no other fittings included.$40 to the first.

  • Posted in thread: FS: $45 - Retro IGLOO cooler for Mashtun on 04-11-2014 at 04:01 PM
    I am still cleaning out the garage! Figured I would focus on a few items at a time and get them
    sold/move to the next. For sale: an old vintage/antique retro IGLOO (Horton made by Igloo)
    cooler that w...

  • Posted in thread: FS: $160 - aluminum 50lb CO2 tank full ready to go on 04-11-2014 at 03:39 AM
    Price $160 Folks, I have a 50# aluminum co2 tank for sale. It is a nice looking aluminum/not
    rented- I own free and clear. I just filled it yesterday 4/11/14 - with food-grade co2. I only
    need one tan...

  • Posted in thread: Brewery name on 04-04-2014 at 02:45 AM
    Drunkenfish brewingDrunkelfishen brewingWalleyed brewingBasshole brewing.codEYE Brewery Cod Eye
    Definition: Someone with a glazed expression, usually from alcohol intoxication or general

Fermenter 1: redFLYER (IRISH RED) Fermenter 2: plainJANE (Summer brew) Keg 1: redFLYER (IRISH RED) Keg 2: WHER DID IT GOO? Keg 3: ALL GONE-- oops! Gallons under my belt since starting this hobby? 200

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