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Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 05-26-2015 at 02:28 AM
Boom...HAH! I judged that competition! It's even possible I drank that beer. I believe the
DIPA/IPA categories were split between two groups of judges however.Congrats! My beers didn't
do so well at A...
Posted in thread: Need advice on homemade jockey box - you might want to see this... on 06-21-2014 at 01:15 AM
PS, this link, second paragraph under copper, says I'd be fine using it in a jockey
box.https://byo.com/stories/issue/item/1144-metallurgy-for-homebrewersA few paragraphs down it
explains the problem ...
Posted in thread: Need advice on homemade jockey box - you might want to see this... on 06-21-2014 at 01:08 AM
I'm confused as to how this is going to work out exactly. At CHI Company, you can get 2
2-circuit cold plates (8x12") for about $75 each, but they don't come with fittings. Stainless
Brewing has 25 ft...
Posted in thread: Need advice on homemade jockey box - you might want to see this... on 06-20-2014 at 12:05 AM
Well yes, it'll be a few hundred. I'm going to try to keep it from being a LOT of hundreds of
dollars... :-)Nice thing is, my work "status" might get me some pretty neat custom parts...
...for free. M...
Posted in thread: Need advice on homemade jockey box - you might want to see this... on 06-19-2014 at 01:53 PM
It's taken me three weeks of nagging a Craigslist seller, but I finally went and picked up this
little gem just the other day: a 16V "Kid Trax" SRT Viper ride-on car for kids. It doesn't
run, and it ...
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 02-27-2014 at 04:57 AM
Been quite a while since I got to check this thread. Also been a while since I made some
labels!This year I'm switching to a 5x3" label and moving away from the little neck sticker I
used to work with...
Posted in thread: Reviews on Millar's Barley Mill? on 02-10-2014 at 11:00 PM
I agree except for the "extracting tannin flavors" part - how would extra sparges extract
tannins?Still - how do you explain the math? I've read the three-part series on efficiency on
HBT. My numbers ...
Posted in thread: Am I really understanding decoction correctly?! on 02-10-2014 at 10:53 PM
I'd say yes - you can decoct anything. I've also done the quick draw-boil-return for the point
of grabbing a few extra degrees.For bocks, it's a style thing, and a good judge like my buddy
can pick up...
Posted in thread: Having Frequent Problems with Overcarbed Bottles... on 02-10-2014 at 02:32 AM
Just an update here - I picked up a nice finishing hydrometer and a smaller test tube and a
thief.I've been taking some final readings with both the hydrometer and the refractometer. I
use an app call...
Posted in thread: Am I really understanding decoction correctly?! on 02-10-2014 at 02:12 AM
Just a quick update - got a good buddy/fellow homebrew club member who lives nearby and is a
master-certified BJCP judge. I took a sample as I was transferring from Primary to the keg for