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Posted in thread: Help me get my hubby his Christmas gift! on 12-14-2013 at 04:24 PM
same as this same basically, but that one has what is called a false bottom, basically does
the same thing as that bazooka tube I'd linked but I prefer the tube personally. But yes, that
will work e...
Posted in thread: Help me get my hubby his Christmas gift! on 12-14-2013 at 04:01 PM
The copper coil cools the beer down by running cold water through it. By the way, when you get
a chance tell him not to be afraid at all of All Grain, I actually think it's far easier than
Posted in thread: Help me get my hubby his Christmas gift! on 12-14-2013 at 03:29 PM
I'd also say Bench Capper, I have this one and love it!: way he can keep his hand capper as a
backup - sometimes cappers break mid-capping I've read, never happened to me though and I've
been using ...
Posted in thread: Grain Crusher spacing? on 12-14-2013 at 03:22 PM
I do credit card spacing for barley, forget the exact number that is but I've never had a
single issue with a stuck sparge not using rice hulls. I actually only use rice hulls for my
pumpkin ales. For...
Posted in thread: Does anyone else think Sam Adam's beer sucks on 12-13-2013 at 04:16 PM
That's any beer for me as long as the draft setup is functioning properly. I've always
preferred draft and will rarely order a bottle at a bar unless it's something I just really
want and don't have t...
Posted in thread: Getting Better Efficiency Batch Sparging! on 12-13-2013 at 04:01 PM
I have to disagree about stirring being the boost to your efficiency. Ever since I got my
Barley Crusher and have been milling my grains my efficiency has been 81% consistently. I also
double batch sp...
Posted in thread: new Northern Brewer catalog. megapot 1.2 on 12-11-2013 at 07:41 PM
I have an 8 gallon MegaPot 1.2, I bought it just to upgrade my sparge water kettle which used
to be only 5G and I needed more. So I don't have any ball valve (I lift and dump the kettle
into the mash ...
Posted in thread: I quit! on 12-10-2013 at 09:13 PM
It's just a wonder how commercial breweries don't use bazooka tubes. Being superior and
all.Commercial breweries brew on a far far larger scale and don't use equipment anywhere near
equivalent to home...
Posted in thread: Does anyone else think Sam Adam's beer sucks on 12-10-2013 at 08:22 PM
I've posted in here in the past, I see this thread is still going at 39 pages. Sam Adams makes
damn good beer, they really do. I can't see how anyone could think it "sucks". I think
Budweiser sucks bu...
Posted in thread: I quit! on 12-10-2013 at 08:15 PM
Do you carry a full carboy up the stairs too? :DHa!, nah I'll never touch glass carboy's, I've
seen the injury thread on here and nooo thank you :eek: I'd been beer connoisseuring for 11
years prior t...