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Posted in thread: Speidel Plastic Tanks on 11-30-2013 at 03:38 PM
I just dump the hops right through the stopper hole, and when I start chilling, I seal off the
top with the extra cap to prevent suck-back. I do swirl the crap out of my fermenter several
Posted in thread: Speidel Plastic Tanks on 11-29-2013 at 10:08 PM
I finally got around to ordering my 30L today. What are you guys doing differently, if
anything, when it comes to cold crashing and dry hopping?
Posted in thread: Any Chest Freezers on Sale for Black Friday? on 11-25-2013 at 09:21 PM
Homebrewfinds is not a reliable source for deals. They are all affiliated links. Maybe if they
reviewed the products that they support, I would follow them.You mean like the 74 reviews in
Posted in thread: Anyone brewed NB Brickwarmer Holiday Red? on 11-25-2013 at 03:41 PM
Made this one on Saturday. Fermentation got going 5 hours after pitching. After about 18 hours,
the krauzen made it about 2 inches up the blow off tube. I made a stir plate starter with
Wyeast 1028 an...
Posted in thread: Anyone brewed NB Brickwarmer Holiday Red? on 11-15-2013 at 09:21 PM
Not yet, but I will be next weekend. I had planned on already having it done by now. I've got a
ferm. chamber and always use a blow off tube, so no worries here.
Posted in thread: Beer bar recommendations - by state on 11-15-2013 at 09:09 PM
Another vote for Heurot in Muncie, IN. Had to head up there last week for a funeral and made
some time one evening to decompress. The selection was fantastic and it was nice to get to try
some things ...
Posted in thread: Eva-Dry and fan arrangement in Keezer on 10-31-2013 at 09:26 PM
I have not tried the fan strapped to the Eva Dry method. I'm sure that method is very
effective, but it did not suit my keezer build. I have a black GE 7.2 with an 8" Red Oak
collar. The inside of the...
Posted in thread: What to drink in Iowa? on 09-26-2013 at 11:03 PM
An employee is headed to Waterloo in a couple of weeks and offered to bring back some brews we
can't get here in DFW. I've got no clue what to tell him, but don't want to waste the
opportunity. Got an...
Posted in thread: Glass carboys, real talk. on 09-19-2013 at 03:59 AM
If it helps anyone who uses a Brewhauler, I wrap a bungee cord around my carboy and it not only
keeps the straps of the hauler where I want them, I also use it to hold the styrofoam shielded
Posted in thread: Harbor Freight Tools -- What works? and What doesn't? on 09-10-2013 at 04:24 AM
I'll throw another vote at the 264 gph submersible pump. It's held up fine recirculating ice
water through the IC. I've also put this drill through a bathroom remodel as a mortar and grout