Last Activity:10-17-2016 3:21 PM
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Posted in thread: Yeast propigation on 10-17-2016 at 03:01 PM
Use this calculator to determine the DME:water ratio and how big a starter you need to make:
is not as simple as making X sized starter using Y amount of DME and Z amount of water.Also:
Posted in thread: Yeast propigation on 10-17-2016 at 02:15 PM
I have a package of Wyeast 1728 and a 2L stir plate. I need to make a started to propigate
about 228 Billion cells to pitch. I have never used a liquid yeast and I never made a starter
before. I was t...
Posted in thread: Yeast advice needed on 09-29-2016 at 07:12 PM
OK well I will pitch when it is at 70* and I will re-hydrate the yeast.bschot, Would a liquid
with a starter build enough cells needed rather than spend all the money on 5 pkgs dry yeast? I
Posted in thread: Yeast advice needed on 09-29-2016 at 06:13 PM
I am brewing an Imperial Bourbon Stout with an estimated OG of 1.122. I have never done a bath
this high and I really don't want to screw it up. My initial thoughts were to pitch two
packages of US-05...
Posted in thread: Bar builds? Is there really no thread for bar builds? on 09-21-2016 at 01:50 PM
Well I have been contemplating a bar build for years. I have a brew room in my basement right
now that I can build the room out into a bar/brew-room. My plans are all in my head and drawn
out on paper...
Posted in thread: My brew room/ pub on 09-21-2016 at 01:22 PM
That's an awesome build. We have been looking to move from PA to Charlotte now for some time
now but need to find a job there first. :mug:
Posted in thread: Kegs (Ball & Pin Lock) on 09-20-2016 at 01:36 AM
Where in Pa? I'm near Allentown! If the pin locks are available still, do they hold pressure
and do they have reliefs on the kids?
Posted in thread: Cherries in a Porter on 08-09-2016 at 03:28 PM
I have used both fresh tart and sweet cherries that I purchased from a local farmers market.
When I got them home I sanitized them and then pitted them. After that I sealed them in a
baggie and froze ...
Posted in thread: Grain storage?? on 08-09-2016 at 02:55 PM
I store all my grains in large bags, sealed in a 5 gallon white bucket with a screw on lid. I
put a small packet of the silicon gel to suck up any moisture that may get or did get into the
bucket. I t...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-26-2016 at 06:45 PM
Oh I'm in, in like Flynn!