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Posted in thread: Wheat beer w/ S-04? on 12-31-2009 at 09:22 PM
I would try it. Could give a simple american wheat more character. You could call it an English
wheat and you could use EKG to really make it unique. I'm sure it would be a fine beer, just
Posted in thread: Another 1 bbl brewer on 11-24-2009 at 03:39 PM
Removing sediment and iron is certainly something we should do, but the well water won't have
any chlorine in it. Activated charcoal seems to work better with municipal water sources. We're
the only o...
Posted in thread: pumpking ale question on 11-24-2009 at 03:30 PM
I add my pumpkin during the boil. Yes, you get more crap in the fermenter, and yield suffers,
but the flavor is outstanding.
Posted in thread: Another 1 bbl brewer on 11-24-2009 at 03:27 PM
Eesh, not sure about RO. I know the principle, but I'm not sure it's in the budget. I'm
desperately hoping the well water produces good beer, but even if it does I'm concerned with it
changing with th...
Posted in thread: Help me pick a mill to motorize on 11-13-2009 at 02:47 PM
Wow. Prudent responses. Very un-HBT like! I was considering using the BC, but have no
familiarity with the other mills and if they're that much better.
Posted in thread: 55 gal drum mash tun - false bottom ideas? on 11-13-2009 at 02:43 PM
Good I'm glad to hear that I can't imagine 150 gallons of boiling wort and water falling over
on you.PatThanks. In reality it would never be more that about 80 gallons of liquid at a time,
plus grain ...
Posted in thread: Help me pick a mill to motorize on 11-13-2009 at 05:14 AM
I will be building a motorized mill with a 1/4 to 1/3 hp AC motor. I really dont know the
difference between the schmidling, monster mills, or crankandsteins, etc. Can anyone help me
understand the pr...
Posted in thread: Jaybird's Stainless False Bottoms on 11-12-2009 at 08:57 PM
It's just me w/ my easy wheel, playing. I was trying to add something to break up such a large
area, and make it look cool.JayNo way. I was wondering what that was. Its...ummm...trippy.I
thought it wa...
Posted in thread: 55 gal drum mash tun - false bottom ideas? on 11-12-2009 at 08:52 PM
The wood work looks very nice on this project but do you think it will be strong enough to
support all that weight when those drums are full ?PatThey actually have more support now. I
added some diago...
Posted in thread: 55 gal drum mash tun - false bottom ideas? on 11-12-2009 at 03:29 PM
Well, here it is. I posted on Jaybird's false bottom thread as well. Fits nicely. I may bring
the diameter of the gasket in a bit. The false bottom from Jaybird is beefy. It seems strong
enough to not...