Last Activity:07-22-2013 3:51 AM
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Posted in thread: New to kegging on 07-21-2013 at 10:05 AM
they real key to this is to be absolutely sure that the keg seals at low pressure, otherwise it
will never carb.
Posted in thread: Jaded Brewing Wort Chillers: A Review on 07-20-2013 at 11:34 PM
so far the times listed aren't any better than a standard coil IC with a slow flow at 1/2 to
1/3 the price.
Posted in thread: Cutting shank shorter on 07-20-2013 at 11:12 PM
you need a cut thats 90 degrees to the threads and a good sealing area. a nut threaded on the
shank before the cut to clean up the treads is a good idea. I'd try to do it on a abrasive disk
Posted in thread: How to affix cordless drill chuck to grain mill shaft? on 07-20-2013 at 08:10 PM
use a drill with a actual Jacobs keyless chuck (dewalt, milwalkee, makita)or a drill with a
Posted in thread: Co2 racking from carboy to keg idea! on 07-20-2013 at 08:04 PM
I do it, but disconnect the gas after it starts. the co2 blanket is there, and gravity will
Posted in thread: Preventing mash cooler from warping on 07-20-2013 at 06:23 AM
since the cooler is often the cheapest part in a cooler mash tun.let it warp in a few years and
swap the hardware.
Posted in thread: Star San for Canning? on 07-19-2013 at 06:04 PM
I've added the starsan spray bottle to the process, but it hasn't replaced any sterilization
Posted in thread: Iodine test never comes back fully positive on 07-18-2013 at 05:10 PM
we all like gadgets and tests. But you can tell more just by looking at the top of the mash
than an iodine test will tell. It's just pointless procedure.
Posted in thread: Changing Mash Tun Coolers on 07-16-2013 at 09:00 PM
That's crazy, you're making that up.if he's using a large cooler, with a lot of heat lost on
pre-heat, not checking the preheat, a shallow grain bed and fly sparging the rectangular cooler
Posted in thread: The Lager Jacket on 07-16-2013 at 08:44 PM
$400 is way too much. I'd rather have a $180 new freezer, 10-20 year known lifespan and a $100
yearly power bill and be able to truly lager, use more than one fermentor, store kegs,
dispense, and in a...