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Posted in thread: kettle size for 3 gallon batches on 05-22-2016 at 10:20 PM
8 gallon is as big as I want to go. I think I have it narrowed down to these options: you're
considering the Bayou, I like this one better.(link)It's a little cheaper and has a ball valve.
Posted in thread: First ever beer.. Secondary fermentation on 05-22-2016 at 12:19 PM
Ok, so if I leave this in for another week, then bottle it, it should be ok? The air won't ruin
it? And I shouldn't add water to fill up the carboy? And thanks for all your help. This is more
Posted in thread: How can I push captured rain water through my Reverse Osmosis machine? on 05-22-2016 at 12:13 PM
There's a specific pressure needed for psi to get zero ppm out of the RO machine, plus the rain
barrel will be outside. I'm think it to be 55 gallons. I already b*tch and moan about lifting
Posted in thread: How can I push captured rain water through my Reverse Osmosis machine? on 05-21-2016 at 10:55 PM
Maybe there's a reason why it's not been mentioned, but....Could you build some sort of stand
to elevate the rain barrel to where you could just let gravity push it through for you?
Posted in thread: Hit FG in 5 days. How long should I wait to keg? on 05-21-2016 at 10:47 PM
Thanks for the info! I haven't cold crashed her at all, but she's been around 63-65. I did a
boil with whirlfloc and I have some Biofine laying around. I don't have a good setup to cold
crash this con...
Posted in thread: What's your Favorite Hop Variety and Why? on 05-21-2016 at 10:42 PM
Definitely Centennial. Classic C-hop grapefruit, like super cascade, but less floral. I can't
get enough of it. There are lots of other great varieties too. Citra is amazing paired with
Posted in thread: What's your Favorite Hop Variety and Why? on 05-21-2016 at 01:02 AM
I love how danky Simcoe smells. I've done a couple of smashes with it, even though it was a
kit, and loved it.
Posted in thread: Hit FG in 5 days. How long should I wait to keg? on 05-21-2016 at 01:00 AM
It's been at Final (1.01) for 5 or 6 days now. I was just worried about when I keep reading
regarding yeast "cleaning" upOk thanks! Carb for 10 days? Do you add priming sugar to your keg?
I was under ...
Posted in thread: Hit FG in 5 days. How long should I wait to keg? on 05-21-2016 at 12:07 AM
I'm doing a basic 5 gallon pale ale in my conical. Fermenting at 65 degrees internal.OG 1.05.
Using us-05 yeast it hit FG in about 5 days. (1.01). Right now I'm on day 11 after adding the 2
oz Citra d...
Posted in thread: My first homebrew holy hand grenade. on 05-20-2016 at 11:48 PM
I clicked on here thinking it was going to be a Monty Python inspired Hop bomb recipe of some
sort.Glad to see it was contained and you didn't get hurt.