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Posted in thread: Mash Paddle Giveaway on 08-05-2010 at 01:18 AM
Woo hoo! I'm in!
Posted in thread: What did i do wrong? on 03-07-2010 at 05:00 PM
That wasn't a heck of a long time to steep them. That MIGHT be the culprit. Plus your grains
are sitting in an ideal temperature for an even shorter time. My $0.02 would be to go ahead and
heat your w...
Posted in thread: Boil off volume ??? on 03-07-2010 at 04:57 PM
That's the only thing I can think of, unless relative humidity will effect it. But it's been a
decade since I took chemistry, so...
Posted in thread: steeping question on 03-07-2010 at 04:51 PM
Don't worry about it. The amount is small and there's not a brilliant way to prevent this. If
you're using the muslin bag, you can get a nylon bag with finer mesh at the homebrew store. I
Posted in thread: bayou classic burnt paint on 03-07-2010 at 04:50 PM
I don't really know how hot it gets, so I'm not sure how high a temp paint you need. For me, I
don't see a need to repaint it.
Posted in thread: Mess making on 03-07-2010 at 04:48 PM
This sounds like a terribly fun experiment. From my perspective, I was taught to brew, so
wouldn't try a lot of the stuff you are. Be sure to post anything that works please!Sour beers
you tried were ...
Posted in thread: Boil off volume ??? on 03-07-2010 at 04:43 PM
How different are the beers you're brewing, in terms of gravity and such? Just thinking out
loud (or in type), and maybe it's the dissolved stuff affecting things?
Posted in thread: Starter Contamination? on 03-07-2010 at 04:40 PM
You're probably fine. The starter is fairly alcoholic by now which helps.
Posted in thread: bayou classic burnt paint on 03-07-2010 at 04:36 PM
Yeah, same with ours. Once it burns off it's no problem.The bayou burner pretty much is a
turkey fryer. Depends on what you have...
Posted in thread: Exploding Fermenter on 03-07-2010 at 04:34 PM
The one advantage to transferring to the carboy is you can use a giant tube for blowoff. We put
high OG beers in carboys for primary for this reason. Harder to clean, but you don't blow your