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  • Posted in thread: All grain setup on 09-19-2014 at 07:37 PM
    I have a cooler mash tun. I'm in Shoreline. PM me if you're interested.

  • Posted in thread: DIY Bottom Drain Boil Keggle Take 2 (no welding) with 3d printed parts on 09-19-2014 at 07:23 PM
    I would machine it from billet ss.

  • Posted in thread: Looking to buy grains in bulk, what should I stock up on and how should they be store on 09-19-2014 at 07:17 PM
    So far I have 2 pounds of hops that I separated into 2 ounce and 1 ounce packets that I vacuum
    sealed. If I keep them in the freezer how long will they stay fresh?I'm still using last year's
    hops that...

  • Posted in thread: Plate Chiller questions on 09-18-2014 at 05:17 PM
    You must have a hole in one of your plates. No, it's not supposed to do that.

  • Posted in thread: Fly/Continuous Sparging on 09-18-2014 at 04:08 AM
    I'm a keggle/false bottom/herms MT batch sparger.I had access to a free 10 gallon cooler, so
    just for fun I made a new false bottom MT and tried fly sparging for the first time. Hit all my
    numbers per...

  • Posted in thread: Mypin TA4 PID question on 09-18-2014 at 03:32 AM
    Kegkits? Good luck.Mypin TA4's are actually very reliable and robust. Where you get them is

  • Posted in thread: Remotely locate CO2 regular away from the tank on 09-18-2014 at 01:31 AM
    The two stage regs are stable (I use one).It runs 30 psi from the tank through a hose to the
    secondary regs (three smaller regs on a manifold), stepped down to serving pressure to the
    kegs. I also use...

  • Posted in thread: Adjusting for boil off/kettle size on 09-18-2014 at 01:24 AM
    Oops, double post

  • Posted in thread: Adjusting for boil off/kettle size on 09-18-2014 at 01:19 AM
    Wouldn't I pick up a bunch of trub if I tipped the kettle?Not if you tip it carefully and only
    take the clean wort after chilling and whirlpool.I did not boil the water but that is a good
    idea.It's pr...

  • Posted in thread: 100% Stainless Heating Element on 09-18-2014 at 01:02 AM
    If your element is doing well with a simple application of silicone, it is because the zinc
    coating is still working, and may be thicker than others.What my experience has been is that
    some bases don'...

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