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Posted in thread: Basement Brew Sink : What kind of drain pump? on 12-07-2013 at 10:25 AM
I was thinking about installing one of the larger ones and building out a basement restroom at
the same time. But that will be a couple grand all together (and therefore isn't going to
happen any time...
Posted in thread: Understanding brewpub apparatus on 12-07-2013 at 10:13 AM
The aforementioned book, "Brewery Operations Manual" is a good resource.It doesn't go into
great depth on equipment, but there is a fairly good outline of what equipment a brewpub uses
and what it's f...
Posted in thread: too much post-boil volume on 09-02-2013 at 07:07 PM
In the future, if you have too much wort at the beginning of the boil, just boil off some
before adding your hops. For instance you can do a 90 min boil, adding the hops after the first
30 min.As for ...
Posted in thread: Aging lager on 08-30-2013 at 04:39 PM
According to Noonan's book, aging is typically done close to freezing, so I would go with the
Posted in thread: ssr help please on 07-19-2013 at 06:59 PM
That will work fine. The hot plate should only pull around 10 amps (1100/120), unless I am
mistaken. Just make sure the trigger side is the right voltage range for your
Posted in thread: Dimensions of 3 Piece Airlock? on 03-03-2013 at 12:22 AM
Good point. This stopper (currently out of stock at morebeer) looks like it is just the size of
a regular stopper. I bet it sticks out of the carboy by a 1/4" or so.
Posted in thread: Dimensions of 3 Piece Airlock? on 03-02-2013 at 11:36 PM
Overall height is 4-5/8" (including the cap), 1-5/8" of that is the stem, the reservoir is
3".Note: I also measured the one that is currently in my carboy and the top of the cap is about
Posted in thread: 1BBL Stainless Single Tier on 03-02-2013 at 10:25 AM
Sorry for digging up an old thread, but do you have pictures, or can you talk about the
whirlpool a little? (Nice build, BTW) I'm building a 1 BBL system and i'm worried about being
able to get that m...
Posted in thread: Lager Starter on 02-25-2013 at 01:38 PM
I wish I read this earlier. I made a 2L starter with WLP830 (German Lager). My plan was to let
it go for 24-30 hours then cold crash overnight, decant and top up with another 2l fresh wort
and let tha...
Posted in thread: Did I go overboard with equipment?? on 02-22-2013 at 10:27 AM
"won't have to buy anything else later" is what you tell your significant other. Welcome to the
hobby (and forum). I don't think you will regret getting the equipment you wanted up front, but