Last Activity:08-29-2016 5:40 PM
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Posted in thread: Selling excess equipment and parts on 08-29-2016 at 06:09 PM
Any local brew clubs in your area? Try reaching out to them. Otherwise Craigslist is a great
way to unload, if you feel comfortable. Trade is always an option once you've found some people
who are int...
Posted in thread: Fermentation chamber heating source on 08-29-2016 at 05:33 PM
Some take one of those paint cans (new) that u buy at the store and put in a lightbulb and hook
that to the fermentation controller. Theres also those little portable heaters u can use too
like is lis...
Posted in thread: Priming Options on 08-29-2016 at 03:28 PM
He's def a great source of knowledge on any brewing topic, I know I've learned quite a lot from
Posted in thread: Priming Options on 08-29-2016 at 03:20 PM
Corn sugar is preferred as its easy to find (for most), cheap, doesn't impart any flavor. Other
types can be used but you aren't looking for a full fermentation, just give the yeast enough
sugar to ki...
Posted in thread: Yeast get no respect, no respect at all, I tell ya. on 08-29-2016 at 03:04 PM
Why is US-05 a bad choice in yeast? If it does what one needs for the beer one is trying to
make, why change? Especially in beers where a majority of the flavor is from the hops, and you
don't really ...
Posted in thread: Newby on 08-29-2016 at 03:02 PM
Cheers i used a wort chiller and got it to 75 degrees, im using a dry yeast safale 05, which
came with the ingredients.its been nearly 24 hours in fermentor and i have no action in econo
lock.its a 5 ...
Posted in thread: Newby on 08-29-2016 at 02:56 PM
Welcome, great forum here, a lot of knowledge and resources. For your question it will depend
on the yeast strain. Some are slow workers, others will start within a few hours. As long as
the wort was ...
Posted in thread: Oak flavor question on 08-29-2016 at 02:46 PM
How did you age? Directly added them to the brew in the fermenter or did you soak them in vodka
and pitch that in?
Posted in thread: Sanitizing? on 08-29-2016 at 02:40 PM
Careful it might stain some of your plastics browny-orange.I remember someone awhile back
posting that it tinted their hoses and other equipment. Not sure if it ever came clean but I
remember hearing ...
Posted in thread: Sulphur smell after being bottled on 08-29-2016 at 12:15 PM
Rhino farts. Common, it should go away in a few weeks.