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  • Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 02-07-2014 at 02:57 AM
    Makes sense. I guess when I had my herms and would recirculate the entire hour all of those
    bits settled on top.A bit of extra messing around but what about putting a sieve under the
    kettle/hlt return...

  • Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 02-07-2014 at 02:52 AM
    ... 1.When I transferred my strike water from the kettle to the MT I underestimated the
    temperature drop from the kettle through the chiller and into the MT. I had to add almost a
    gallon of boiling wa...

  • Posted in thread: "Isomerization" in Hops??? on 01-18-2014 at 12:33 PM
    Any thoughts to what happens the other way?Eg. suppose you manage to max out at the ~100IBU
    level and continue boiling so the wort volume decreases through evaporation. Then either
    solubilized iso-alp...

  • Posted in thread: Storing Empty Corny Kegs on 01-17-2014 at 11:15 PM
    Ah yes, good point. :rolleyes:

  • Posted in thread: Storing Empty Corny Kegs on 01-08-2014 at 04:53 PM
    I researched this a little bit.... This is what John Palmer says: ... any impurities,
    particularly chloride and sulfate, will accelerate pitting and crevice corrosion.So, I will bet
    that those of you ...

  • Posted in thread: Questions about March Pumps answered by the Factory! on 01-08-2014 at 12:49 AM
    Hi Guys,Have been having a discussion with Walter on pump enclosures that I thought might be
    handy for other 809 owners to know.Here's my pump doghouse :p, btw.Cheers,Tom.We do make them
    in both versi...

  • Posted in thread: Portable March Pump Set-Up on 12-30-2013 at 11:00 PM
    After my previous funky little enclosure started to fall apart (literally!), I found a one
    gallon gasoline container that's just about perfect as a portable enclosure for a March 809PL
    pump.BUILD DETA...

  • Posted in thread: Need Help Understanding my latest bottle bombs on 12-14-2013 at 12:33 AM
    i agree with the above post that primary is the most important time period for your beer and
    you may be racking the beer off of the yeast too early. ... as for the primary, i'd say it was
    in there for...

  • Posted in thread: Equipment I didn't know I had!! on 12-12-2013 at 12:20 PM
    I would suggest just using them to fill a smaller tank until they are empty then converting
    when you get a refill. That way you will have an extra smaller tank that can be more
    portable/used as backup...

  • Posted in thread: Motorized Grain Mills: Time to show them off! on 12-06-2013 at 03:54 PM
    Thank you for the feedback guys.I brew small batches (~5gal) so a motorised, sheaved mill
    wouldn't need to run for very long at any one time and probably won't get too hot before
    finishing.It looks li...