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02-10-2008

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10-24-2014 7:53 PM

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    ABOUT ME

  • Reed City, MI
  • Mustang and Edsel
    Restoration
    ,Guitar,Computers,HAM Radio,SCUBA,Caving,etc.
  • IT Manager
  • Weird Al
    Van Halen
    Joe Satriani
    Led Zeppelin
    Styx
  • Spaceballs
    Top Secret
    Dr. Horrible's Sing-along Blog
  • Firefly
    Family Guy
    Battlestar Galactica
  • Terry Pratchett
    LOTR
    Dennis McKiernen
  • Started brewing when a friend's dad, who was a winemaker, helped me brew my first batch in 1990. It was a Mount Mellick American Light prehopped can, and it wasn't bad. I made few more as the years went by, but not often enough to get good at it.


    I've slacked off lately due to remodeling of our house, and other commitments that I can't seriously put off any more. Hopefully I'll be stocking my fridge again real soon.
  • Something on an electric brewing system.
  • IIPA
  • IIPA
    Christmas Ale
    Barleywine
  • Oatmeal Brown Sugar Stout
    Chinook SMaSH
    Belgian Golden Strong
  • Witbier
  • Male
  • Married

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Wil Wheaton's w00tstout - Questions and concerns on 10-23-2014 at 06:33 PM
    hello. My current brew is almost ready to be bottled, so i've been trying to decide on what to
    make next, and i came across this: read it and was thinking both "this is too much," and "this
    looks rea...

  • Posted in thread: Top up with water as BeerSmith2 says or leave it? on 10-23-2014 at 05:51 PM
    I really need to look into this as well. I've had issues with volumes when using BS2 and I
    finally noticed that it was wanting me to top off. The main reason I started using BS was so
    that I could fig...

  • Posted in thread: Is Sparging Obsolete? on 10-23-2014 at 05:45 PM
    Sparging increases efficiency. When you don't sparge you are essentially throwing out a bunch
    of the residual sugars.To some this is no big deal. Some also say that a no-sparge process
    presents better...

  • Posted in thread: What's wrong with education today? on 10-23-2014 at 12:12 PM
    I need a robotic filler. I can cap bottles myself just fine.Then a robotic cleaner to finish up
    the job while I have a beer.

  • Posted in thread: Hickory Keezer on 10-22-2014 at 03:36 PM
    Looking good!

  • Posted in thread: Air lock stopped bubbling on the second day on 10-22-2014 at 02:00 PM
    RELAXForget the instructions. They mean bupkis!Kit instructions are generally VERY simplistic.
    They have no idea whether your yeast will be finished eating all of the sugars in your wort or
    not. You h...

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I see lonely ships upon the water. Better save the women and children first. Sail away with someone's daughter. Better save the women and children first. Homer's Brew Log
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Posted: 
January 17, 2009  •  12:20 PM
"People who drink light 'beer' don't like the taste of beer; they just like to pee alot."

-Capital Brewery, Middleton, WI
 
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