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Posted in thread: North Richland Hills, TX Water Help on 03-05-2014 at 08:26 PM
I'm definitely interested in this experiment. I'd like to taste the difference when sulfate is
added to a beer. I'll just need to get more scientific equipment: scale to measure hundredths
of a gram, ...
Posted in thread: North Richland Hills, TX Water Help on 03-05-2014 at 12:56 AM
Thanks for the tip! I hadn't heard of anyone using either baking soda or Epsom salt, so I was a
little surprised to see it as an option on the calculators. Thanks again, I shall return with
Posted in thread: North Richland Hills, TX Water Help on 03-04-2014 at 08:37 PM
I found a water report for my water in North Richland Hills, TX. It is from 2012 and gives a
range of values for each water property:Calcium: 40-110ppmMagnesium:4-8ppmSodium:
Posted in thread: CO2 Purge Bottles Before Bottling? on 02-02-2014 at 04:28 AM
Your logic answers that question! I hadn't thought that by filling the bottle to the top all
the CO2 is pushed out anyway.
Posted in thread: CO2 Purge Bottles Before Bottling? on 02-02-2014 at 01:08 AM
Is there any benefit to purging bottles with CO2 before filling them? I have the CO2 purge
system from WilliamsBrewing and will be bottling a BDSA that I plan to age for a long while. Is
there any ben...
Posted in thread: Decoction Newb on 02-01-2014 at 12:57 AM
I'd like to chime in here for some clarification as well. How "thick" of a decoction should be
taken? Should a strainer be used to pull the amount of grain out, or should some wort be
included in the ...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-30-2014 at 06:17 PM
Bored on my lunch break and read a "12 Things You Didn't Know About PBR" article I stumbled
across. The first comment is talking about how it is the beer of choice for Goth/Punk/Metal
Posted in thread: My copper hopper build on 01-26-2014 at 03:25 PM
Beautiful! What did you use the copper square for?
Posted in thread: Well... I think I have an infection in my equipment... on 01-15-2014 at 10:06 PM
Could definitely be infection - but those are some pretty high Final Gravities. You only said
your bottles were gushing - you never said how they taste. Does your beer taste infected? Does
it taste ba...
Posted in thread: Well... I think I have an infection in my equipment... on 01-14-2014 at 02:56 AM
Yeah, I had already done that after this last bottling round. I have had a spray bottle for
when I didn't have a batch of StarSan made up, but never thought to use it in place of the
sponge until the ...