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Posted in thread: grain storage containers on 01-15-2016 at 02:04 AM
I use vittle vaults now, but for a long time I lined homer buckets with extra large glad zip
locks! It was cheap and kept the critters out!
Posted in thread: A Brewing Water Chemistry Primer on 04-18-2014 at 04:03 PM
Used the primer for 2 brews! The results have been very good. I did an Irish red and a DIPA.
Very simple and straight forward. What a great way to start. If you are concerned, make a basic
recipe and ...
Posted in thread: Did you build or buy your lauter tun? on 04-18-2014 at 03:25 PM
Built mine....cheap and easy! hardest part was finding stainless steel washers that day. Now I
see them all the time!Sent from my iPad using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Night time brewers unite! on 04-02-2014 at 03:59 AM
Did this last Friday! Have to wait for the kid to go to bed! Do this too for bottling. I don't
mind!Too much going on during the day, and I gotta fit my brewing in somewhere. Brewed up a
double ipa an...
Posted in thread: Caps twisting after being capped on 03-30-2014 at 02:32 PM
Greetings all, just seeing if any of you have this issue. I have the red Barron hand capper.
Bottles bottles bought from my homebrew shop. I boil my caps for about five minutes. I capi get
a good crim...
Posted in thread: Dry hop question on 03-25-2014 at 12:06 AM
Thanks guys...will drop the hops in a bag, when fermentation is just a bout doneSent from my
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Posted in thread: Dry hop question on 03-23-2014 at 10:43 PM
I'm doing an ipa I want to dry hop. But I just have 6 gallon bubblers. No five gallon carboys.
So would it be a big deal to transfer to another 6 gallon carboy, or should I dry hop in
primary. If I dr...
Posted in thread: Are you an all-grain brewer; what's your preferred mashing method? on 03-14-2014 at 11:45 PM
Batch sparge Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Another noob water question on 01-26-2014 at 04:53 AM
Call it British.Just put in all 0's (except for pH - use 7). If your RO system is working there
should be so little minerals in the water that calling them 0 will introduce and insignificant
Posted in thread: Another noob water question on 01-26-2014 at 12:25 AM
Greetings all, I've been brewing all grain for a couple of years, now I feel the need to start
tinkering with the water. I will be building the water from RO. I read the water primer and
feel this wou...