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  • Sunnyvale, CA (NorCal)
  • Since I turned 21 I was amazed by all of the different styles and possibilities with beer. I've always been a creative and hands on kind of person that loves having tasks to do, so when I heard of the possibility of home brewing my mind went crazy!

    I'm also contemplating, in the back of my mind, going to UC Davis' brewing program once done at SJSU.
  • Galena & Willamette IPA
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  • Posted in thread: Some do Some don't... on 01-11-2012 at 08:01 AM
    I suggest you read THIS thread, it's become the "uber discussion" on this topic. To Secondary
    or Not? John Palmer and Jamil Zainasheff Weigh In .Most everyone on this forum has already
    ventured their ...

  • Posted in thread: what is your occupation on 01-11-2012 at 07:59 AM
    I guess I should update my position. I no longer work on promoted to assistant
    manager at the shop.I popped in to update mine too! Publishing designer. F U valet and limo
    driving! :rockin:

  • Posted in thread: Some do Some don't... on 01-05-2012 at 03:27 AM
    Secondary was to avoid autolysis. With healthier yeast these days, autolysis is not an issue
    after only 1 month on top of the yeast cake.I still use a secondary when I'm using a fining
    like gelatin, d...

  • Posted in thread: Those that work M-F, how do you get your CO2? on 12-18-2011 at 06:55 PM
    [quote="KevinM"]You're pretty much looking at:Making a daytime run at lunchGoing on your days
    offHaving a friend who doesn't work at those times buy it.Having a friend work at a gas
    exchange/welding s...

  • Posted in thread: Those that work M-F, how do you get your CO2? on 12-18-2011 at 01:33 AM
    do the 20 oz tank use the same regulator as the the 5 lb ones?I think there is an adapter.

  • Posted in thread: Those that work M-F, how do you get your CO2? on 12-18-2011 at 01:00 AM
    I didn't want to have to give up my lunch hour, but I guess I might have to. My local airgases
    aren't open on Saturdays. I also wasn't too happy with the thought of a CO2 tank chilling in my
    car all a...

  • Posted in thread: Those that work M-F, how do you get your CO2? on 12-17-2011 at 11:33 PM
    I just started working 40 hours a week M-F, and everywhere I've check to get my CO2 tanks
    filled are open only while I'm working.So is there some secret I don't know about to finding a
    place with long...

  • Posted in thread: Dollar Tree has pretty cheap glasswear...'psst' its $1 on 11-21-2011 at 01:35 AM
    Thanks for the tip, I'll check them out! I almost looked through the glassware collection at
    the goodwill while halloween costume shopping, but something about buying second hand glassware
    felt weird ...

  • Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2011? on 11-06-2011 at 08:00 AM
    11 gallons in the past 2 weeks35444 + 11 = 35455

  • Posted in thread: Bad situation brings good news! on 10-04-2011 at 08:40 PM
    How far away from the panel is it? Maybe it would be possible to pull a 3-conductor wire
    through and wire it 220V?It is in the garage, which is detached from the house. I don't really
    want to go elect...

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