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Posted in thread: SS Brewtech Dead Space problem on 08-25-2016 at 05:57 PM
Do you have a hose attached to the valve that is below the level of the pot? It needs to be
this way to keep the siphon going.If you do, you may have a leak which is causing the siphon to
Posted in thread: Mash paddle: Use for mash-in and boil kettle? on 08-25-2016 at 05:56 PM
Although you should be able to use the mash paddle in the boil kettle, it does need to be
immersed for a few minutes (5-10?) into the boiling wort to get hot enough to kill all (lacto)
bacteria that m...
Posted in thread: stainless hydrometer - does it exist? on 08-22-2016 at 03:47 PM
What is the point of doing it? I can't imagine how much it would cost and the fact there is no
benefit over the glass laboratory set you can buy for like $50. I like making my own stuff too,
but this ...
Posted in thread: Essential Oktoberfest, who's ready? on 08-19-2016 at 04:19 PM
I'm having a huge party at our house. Brewing 11 kegs for it, 9 done, 2 to go.
MarzenDunkelAltbier Rauchbier Festbier Pumpkin AleStrawberry blonde Pilsner Hefeweizen
Dunkelweizen KolschBuying about 20...
Posted in thread: Did Blichmann Just Change Their Beer Gun Tip Design? on 08-19-2016 at 04:17 PM
Anywhere else to buy this part?:(I picked up one from my LHBS. Or if you order ingredients
online, whoever you use may have them.
Posted in thread: Did Blichmann Just Change Their Beer Gun Tip Design? on 08-19-2016 at 04:15 PM
I naturally carbonate all the time with the same bottles and caps and dont have a problem so
not sure? They stay carbonated for a week or two and then go flat over time. when researched
the issue I fo...
Posted in thread: Essential Oktoberfest, who's ready? on 08-19-2016 at 03:02 AM
We have been. We have party on the 17th. I've brewed 10 gallons of Oktoberfest, 5 gallons of
Pils and 5 gallons of Kellerbier. My wife has been cooking Klopse and Bierfleisch and freezing
them for the...
Posted in thread: When is oxygen a concern? on 08-18-2016 at 08:46 PM
I have been doing some reading on O2 in beer at all stages. I think most see HSA more as a myth
but things like the above lead me to believe that it isn't a myth. I have read a good deal
about O2 bein...
Posted in thread: Did Blichmann Just Change Their Beer Gun Tip Design? on 08-18-2016 at 04:33 PM
my issue with the beergun is the beer I bottle with it goes flat in a couple of weeks.If the
beer is going flat, then you have a problem with caps/bottles, not the beer gun. If it's not
flat right aft...
Posted in thread: Did Blichmann Just Change Their Beer Gun Tip Design? on 08-17-2016 at 08:32 PM
Nothing but trouble with that thing from the start. I hate it.Are you referring to the new tip
or the Beer Gun in General?I've been happy with mine.