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Posted in thread: stuck at 1.020 (new problem) on 05-10-2016 at 01:33 PM
I Used the end of a plastic mash paddle to strip the yeast cake in the 6.5'gal glass carboy. I
don't think that oxidation is possible since I pushed everything with co2 after primary. But
there is a d...
Posted in thread: stuck at 1.020 (new problem) on 05-10-2016 at 03:46 AM
I just experienced this same exact senario. Pitched a nice healthy starter of Omega DIPA yeast
and it stopped at 1.023 after 2 weeks. Started at 1.069. I used 2 lbs of crystal 40 and 8 oz of
Posted in thread: Phenol/Chlorophenol Smell and Taste on 01-08-2015 at 09:25 PM
I finally figured out the culprit for this problem. It was simply the soaking of the oxidized
copper immersion chiller in the star San solution for too long. I assume most people sanitize
Posted in thread: How do I get rid of Hopshot residue in my tubing?!? on 01-05-2015 at 03:49 PM
I used 10 ml of hop-shot in my heady topper clone in addition to the 15 oz of late hops and dry
hops. Right now i'm 4-5 weeks in and my beer is green from all the hops! I really think the
recipe is to...
Posted in thread: Blichman Top Tier on 11-14-2014 at 09:37 PM
The block of wood isn't really necessary doing 5 gallon batches. When I do 10 gal batches I
slide it under the post when the stand is in place. Also it is perfectly level on my patio. I
use a bubble l...
Posted in thread: Leaf Hop Absorption Measured on 07-21-2014 at 02:59 PM
Just wanted to add my .02 cents. I made an IPA last night (7/20/14) and used 7 oz of dried
whole leaf hops that I ordered from Hopsdirect.com in 1 lb bags. They are very dry and absorbed
Posted in thread: Blichman Top Tier on 04-25-2014 at 03:02 PM
195458Threaded 1/2" casters in place and rated at 300 lbs each. This thing rolls like a champ.
I place a block of wood under the center post for support when in use. If you move your top
tier in and o...
Posted in thread: Cobb county brewer here, anyone else? on 04-09-2014 at 12:15 PM
Thanks bctdi. That is a good looking report. I need to put these numbers in my BeerSmith
program so I can start tweaking my water profiles. The first beer i brewed here was a blonde
ale and It was rea...
Posted in thread: Cobb county brewer here, anyone else? on 03-29-2014 at 02:00 PM
Has he committed to buying the whole lot? The reason I'm asking is i want to make a Founder's
Centennial IPA clone and I am having trouble getting whole centennial leaf hops. I could use
pellets but p...
Posted in thread: Cobb county brewer here, anyone else? on 03-29-2014 at 12:40 PM
I would be interested in the centennial and the cascade if you want to unload this weekend. I
am in east cobb near Terrell mill park. What are you asking per oz?Sent from my iPhone using