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Posted in thread: Anybody using a wine fridge for fermenting? on 06-27-2015 at 12:24 AM
Yeah, I completely understand the desire for more precise temp control and for heating. Just
that with a regular fridge I would need that immediately, and with this I may be able to put it
off a bit. ...
Posted in thread: Anybody using a wine fridge for fermenting? on 06-26-2015 at 11:48 PM
I've been looking around for something for fermentation chamber - chest or upright freezer,
fridge, etc. Almost pulled the trigger on a commercial Bev-Air fridge, but I missed it. Then
Posted in thread: Got a sweet deal on a Beverage Air fridge for my ferm chamber on 06-23-2015 at 10:16 PM
I found this Beverage Air 2 door fridge on craigslist and my wife bought it for me for Fathers
day. It needed to be cleaned up a bit, but it worked great. I can fit 3 buckets in
Posted in thread: Chronical Fermenter by SS Brewing Technologies on 06-19-2015 at 05:51 PM
Beverage Air 12That is some sweet brew porn there Danam! I am looking at a Bev Air 24 right now
as a possible Ferm chamber. Seller says its been heavily used, but works fine and has been
Posted in thread: Firestone-Walker Union Jack "inspired" IPA on 06-18-2015 at 09:20 PM
Sub'd. Brewed a version of this on 6/1/15. Bottled yesterday. Need to look at my recipe and see
how similar they are.
Posted in thread: Clone for Clown Shoes Hoppy Feet on 06-18-2015 at 07:41 PM
Resurecting this. Did any of you actually go ahead with this recipe? Any tasting notes or
comparison to the original? Also, did anyone actually hear back from the master brewer at Clown
Shoes? I would...
Posted in thread: OG too high, FG too low - How different will the finished beer be? on 06-18-2015 at 06:30 PM
The body will be a bit lighter and you may have some alcohol warmth in the mouthfeel at 9.5%.If
you want a less fermentable wort (and therefore a higher FG), you could skip the step mash and
target a ...
Posted in thread: OG too high, FG too low - How different will the finished beer be? on 06-17-2015 at 09:19 PM
I brewed a Union Jack IPA clone 3 weeks ago. Expected OG was 1.074. Recipe was a step mash, 60
minutes at 145, another 15 at 155. Hit the 145, but only got to 151 on the step up. I'm
assuming this con...
Posted in thread: To those of you who brew outdoors on 06-17-2015 at 08:48 PM
I bought a big Coleman extreme cooler from walmart dirt cheap. It holds up to 3 fermenter
buckets plus water and frozen ice bottles, and it holds the temp well enough I can even ferment
Posted in thread: Re-carbing bottles on 06-17-2015 at 03:31 AM
Works better if the corn sugar is dissolved in water. No nucleation points to cause the
foaming.Great idea. If I ever have to do this again, I'll disolve the sugar and use an eye
dropper. Wish you had...