Last Activity:12-31-2012 4:53 AM
Posted in thread: New to the brewing hobby on 11-09-2012 at 02:38 AM
star san has worked for me. I've only done three batches, but so far so good! And just so you
know, it's sanitized, not sterilized ;)
Posted in thread: Two sizes of beer lines... on 11-08-2012 at 10:18 PM
I poured my first beer last night. I had about a 1/4" of foam at the top of my glass. The beer
has been slowly carbing at 12psi @ 36F for a week and a half. I thought it was a bit
Posted in thread: Two sizes of beer lines... on 11-08-2012 at 02:19 AM
Posted in thread: Two sizes of beer lines... on 11-07-2012 at 01:19 PM
So, I'm all for replacing the beer line. However, there's a metal clamp (looks like a cinch
clamp) on the barbed connection to the faucet. How do I get this off? Is there a special tool
to remove this...
Posted in thread: Two sizes of beer lines... on 11-06-2012 at 01:50 AM
I was able to couple them together with a barb reducer and some clamps. I ran santizer through
them and didn't have any leaks. I'm using barb connections, since that's what came with the set
Posted in thread: Two sizes of beer lines... on 11-05-2012 at 01:32 PM
I have my first keg carbing in the fridge. I bought a tower with 1/4" lines coming from the
faucet, down the tower. The lines that came with the keg were 3/16". Instead of cutting the
line from the be...
Posted in thread: CO2 keeps falling... on 10-30-2012 at 01:17 AM
Thanks guys. It's been >24 hrs, and it's holding steady at 11.5. I guess it just needed some
Posted in thread: CO2 keeps falling... on 10-29-2012 at 01:44 AM
I just kegged for the first time this morning. I'm planning to "set it and forget it" for the
next two weeks. I set the psi at 12, and the temp has been steady at 37F. I checked on it twice
Posted in thread: Dual-Tap Kegerator - suggestions? on 10-29-2012 at 01:40 AM
You can piece together your own brand new 2 tap kegerator without having to convert a fridge
and save about $100, and get better faucets! Consider the edgestar br2000 (~$300, with
shipping). I then pu...
Posted in thread: My beer is flat on 07-17-2012 at 01:01 AM
I brewed a irish red ale kit. It was a dry yeast packet that I used. I'm going to try to
refrigerate them for a few days and see what happens. I'll also try to resuspend the yeast and
see if that work...