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Posted in thread: Confessions of a Beer Snob on 10-01-2012 at 08:45 PM
Hey! It's been a while since I've been on this site but I thought this article while dated was
good. I found myself laughing out loud when the writer started on English beer. ( Read it and
Posted in thread: How to experiment with flavors without brewing on 12-27-2011 at 08:29 PM
Here are a few different containers you can get and try for "FREE" other than buying Jugs from
the Brew it yourself stores. Any number of PET jugs from the grocery store containing apple
cider or juce...
Posted in thread: Re-using Coolers as Mash Tuns on 04-13-2011 at 10:01 PM
If that were true about kegs noboby would be or should be using them. Thankfully it is not
true.My personal opinion is a good soaking with hot water and PBW or unsented Oxyclean should
make the cooler...
Posted in thread: Ball Lock Keg Posts on 04-13-2011 at 09:54 PM
All ball lock gas and or liquid posts are NOT compatible with all kegs. I found that out the
hard way after buying a batch kegs then taking all the posts offMake sure you keep the posts
and kegs they ...
Posted in thread: CO2 leak on 03-14-2011 at 07:54 PM
It probably is an Oettiker as 724b says and his suggestion of a nipper tool is right on the
money, and as Mischief suggests trying to squeeze it tighter should be your first action before
you cut it o...
Posted in thread: CO2 Pressure Drop on 03-13-2011 at 01:13 PM
5 lbs is pretty small but like PJ say enough for 2 maybe 3 kegs. Here's the problem with 5 lb
tanks as I see it.1. expensive to fill (because of the labor, it cost almost the same to fill a
5 lb as a ...
Posted in thread: Newbie Getting Started on 03-11-2011 at 07:15 PM
Yes if it's a CO2 fire ext. you could do it but the expense involved in changing the valve and
fitting would probably not be worth your effort or $.
Posted in thread: Lager in Corny Keg that may or may-not hold pressure on 03-10-2011 at 03:01 PM
It should be easy enough to find out if it will hold pressure once you replace the gaskets and
o rings simply fill it with water flip the keg upside down and see if it leaks water. The head
Posted in thread: broke thermometer during cold break on 01-24-2011 at 07:06 PM
DudeYou could have used a filter if you were worried about glass that would have easily removed
any shards of glass that could have caused any problems. Even a paper coffee filter would have
done the ...
Posted in thread: cheap fermenter? on 01-11-2011 at 03:06 AM
It will work fine with a couple of caveats 1 your wort need to be protected from light so no
difference from a glass or other plastic fermenter.2 if it's like the one I have it didn't seal
all that we...