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Posted in thread: Please Help! - Kegerator Compressor will not start on 03-26-2016 at 06:49 AM
EDIT:Okay after tinkering with it for about an hour. I started to dive through all of the Love
control settings, apparently I had the c0 = Minimum time between start and stop. I had the
setting set wi...
Posted in thread: First brew, TWO blow offs last night! on 03-24-2016 at 12:46 AM
Thanks for all the reply's guys! Yeah, I'm in it big time. Cant stop scouring the internet for
information and stuff to buy. Cant wait till Tuesday for my second brew! Going to be kegging in
Posted in thread: To Glass Jug or not to Glass Jug? on 03-24-2016 at 12:39 AM
Do you think clear glass bottles will work or should I go for glass bottles with color to
prevent the sun from changing the wine?No hops? Lightstrike may not be as great of an issue
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping - Newbie Question on 03-23-2016 at 07:49 AM
FWIW, I just dry hopped an IPA tonight. Added a sanitized paint strainer bag full of marbles
(also sanitized while in the bag actually :) ) and about 3 oz of leaf Citra into a 5 gallon
corny keg while...
Posted in thread: Did I screw up? on 03-23-2016 at 07:41 AM
Yes, you screwed up, but that's okay. We learn from our mistakes.Next time use a regular piece
of hose for your siphon and pinch it off for each bottle. Far better than pouring!But do not
fret, you ha...
Posted in thread: First brew, TWO blow offs last night! on 03-23-2016 at 07:36 AM
I've been brewing for a few years now, and I can remember the first time my 3 piece airlock
continually clogged. I simply cracked the lid on my bucket and let it do what it needed
too.Having said that...
Posted in thread: under filled bottles? on 03-23-2016 at 07:26 AM
Meanwhile, don't let it make you crazy. Everyone makes mistakes. It probably won't oxidize
right away, it will carb somewhat. Give a couple of weeks in the bottle, three days in the
fridge. Drink thos...
Posted in thread: To Glass Jug or not to Glass Jug? on 03-23-2016 at 07:00 AM
I agree with nettekdl go with the 750ml swing-tops. Beyond being designed to hold an adequate
amount of pressure, they are nostalgic, reusable, and make great gifts which the bottle may be
Posted in thread: Bottling Tips for the Homebrewer on 03-23-2016 at 06:51 AM
New Brewer here. My first 5 gallons are in the fermenter bubbling happily away. I'm now
thinking about the bottling stage. I have a Williams kit. The bottling bucket has an inverted
valve much like th...
Posted in thread: TapRite Regulator Bonnet Removal on 03-23-2016 at 04:54 AM
EDIT:Okay. Apparently, the caps pop right off with a little force...My bad.