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  • Just starting out. Made a few wheat beer batches(mini mash).

    Brewing outside using a natural gas burner and a 32 qt stainless kettle with 50' wort chiller. Primary fermenting in a single 6.5 gal bucket w/3 piece airlock, also have 2 glass 5 gal carboys and blowoff tubes for secondary, another 6.5 gal bottling bucket, using 32oz swing top bottles.
  • Mexican lager
  • 1 - AHS Blue Moon clone
    2 - AHS Honey Wheat
  • 1 - AHS Oatmeal Stout
  • Belgian Wit
    AHS 6 Malt Amber Ale
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  • Posted in thread: Noob ? Why 2 spouts on the kettle? on 06-20-2009 at 07:41 PM
    thermometer or a sight glass tube

  • Posted in thread: Quick n dirty temporary "kegerator" on 05-30-2009 at 03:47 PM
    LOL.. that is actually really good.

  • Posted in thread: Seriously???? on 05-29-2009 at 11:34 PM
    Honestly, they all kind of suck. As far as I know, anyway. I've gone through probably 6 of them
    in as many years. There's only a couple manufacturers, but they sell the same product under 20
    brand nam...

  • Posted in thread: The cheapest fan controllers (for stir plates) on 05-29-2009 at 11:28 PM
    They are voltage regulators, not just potentiometers. 5-12 V range, up to 1 amp. These exact
    units are commonly bundled with processor fans and such. Anyway, for anyone that cares, I
    ordered 3 and got...

  • Posted in thread: Do I need to use the lid from the freezer on 05-28-2009 at 05:17 PM
    I would use chicken wire and and old newspapers

  • Posted in thread: Do this look normal? on 05-28-2009 at 04:52 AM
    As a general rule, if it smells normal, it almost certainly is. Hell, even if it doesn't smell
    normal, there's still a good chance that it is.

  • Posted in thread: Seriously???? on 05-28-2009 at 04:47 AM
    oh manThose thermometers suck anyway. After you get a decent one, maybe you will look upon this
    incident as the best thing that ever happened to you.

  • Posted in thread: Do I need to use the lid from the freezer on 05-28-2009 at 04:26 AM
    I don't see why you couldn't make your own lid. I bet if you sandwiched some sheet or foam
    insulation between a couple pieces of decent plywood and you sealed the border with doorway

  • Posted in thread: Craigslist find on 05-28-2009 at 04:16 AM
    yeah, I see those on CL all the time and it's crossed my mind. That is a crazy amount of
    volume. I think most people interested in that kind of volume are into conicals and stuff,
    though.Well, in any ...

  • Posted in thread: Pimping the Rig on 05-28-2009 at 04:11 AM
    holy f'ing $hit

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