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Posted in thread: Boil kettle construction for a better filtration out of the boil kettle? on 11-26-2015 at 08:51 PM
There are many manufacturers of kettles that have false bottom screens for this. You can also
use a bazooka tube. I however just use a regular dual mesh strainer, sits in the mouth of my
Posted in thread: Kegging trouble on 11-26-2015 at 03:13 AM
Most commonly it's a clogged dip tube or poppet as mentioned above, but the only time this kind
of thing has happened to me, being I've never had a clog myself, is when any residual water
left over fr...
Posted in thread: 658 IBUs! on 11-26-2015 at 12:05 AM
So I lost a quart or so of wort to hop absorption on my last brew which had 11 oz of hops. With
658 IBU, hmm ... times the rate of absorption ... carry the 1 ... aaaand you'd yield one cup of
Posted in thread: 658 IBUs! on 11-25-2015 at 10:08 PM
Sooo it tastes like drinking lactic acid straight? I'll pass :)Rev.
Posted in thread: PSA: Hach PocketPro+ Do not use storage solution on 11-25-2015 at 08:33 PM
Dang. Such sensitive little expensive beasts just to perform a simple measurement. Thanks for
the info - I'm looking into buying a "real" expensive pH meter and definitely won't go Hach
seeing as how ...
Posted in thread: coopers can (1 month) on 11-25-2015 at 08:23 PM
Sure, perfectly fine to still bottle carb, doesn't matter at all. You can keg or bottle,
whichever you want. All my beers sit in the fermenter for 4 weeks.Rev.
Posted in thread: What's your beer line up for turkey day?? on 11-25-2015 at 06:40 PM
My "Most Triumphant Coconut Porter" and my "Atypical IPA" will be on tap. And I have a bunch of
the big 1L cans of Asahi in the fridge as well. Also kegging my hefeweizen, brewing an amber,
and will b...
Posted in thread: Spiedel fermenter blow-off, air-free transfer to keg, chrome spigots on 11-25-2015 at 04:22 PM
I can't think what else could be causing the flavoursJust looked at your thread history. Is
this still the same off flavor as the thread you'd posted in 2012? If so, it definitely
shouldn't be oxidati...
Posted in thread: Regulator quality on 11-25-2015 at 03:33 PM
I've only had the Kegco and currently Taprite dual gauge primary regulators. The Kegco regular
failed right after I switched out my CO2 tank, only used it with one CO2 tank before it died.
Posted in thread: Spiedel fermenter blow-off, air-free transfer to keg, chrome spigots on 11-25-2015 at 03:23 PM
This is clever, but in the grand scheme of things I think it's probably more effort and extra
CO2 than is worth what possible benefit might be had. Of course, you will know after you've
done this a fe...