Last Activity:11-28-2013 10:17 AM
Posted in thread: Sparge Temperature for 2 Rinses? on 01-19-2013 at 02:07 AM
Bandt9299....I agree with you. I usually split sparge along with mash out. 200 degree sparge
water temp. for split sparges gets me 170ish. If i dont split, i go lower. After reading all
your comments ...
Posted in thread: Call me crazy... on 01-06-2013 at 05:04 PM
I figured i get the same amount of sleep either way. I used to be a night owl but have grown to
go to bed early and get up earlier. Hope everyone enjoys their beer early or late night brewed.
Posted in thread: Call me crazy... on 01-06-2013 at 02:22 AM
Last night on my commute home I was doing some serious thinking. Stay up late to brew or get up
early without much sleep to brew. I am a father of three young children and like to be
involved. My brew...
Posted in thread: DIY Christmas Gift on 12-15-2012 at 09:57 PM
I should have posted a thread before i finished to get some input. Might make one for myself.
Posted in thread: DIY Christmas Gift on 12-15-2012 at 09:18 PM
Thanks. I put the magnet along the whole back. My magnets not strong enough but would be cool
to have it attract.
Posted in thread: DIY Christmas Gift on 12-15-2012 at 07:59 PM
I couple years ago I received a capcatcher as a gift that magnetizes to my fridge. I Love it so
much I wanted my brothers and brother-in-laws to all have one. I didn't want to buy one,
because it says...
Posted in thread: Show us your DIY stir plate! on 11-24-2012 at 04:59 PM
Nothing fancy but the usual computer fan and magnets along with parts from radio shack. My jug
has to be off center to get a full vortex. Could be my 9 V power supply. Not enough juice. Nice
Posted in thread: Proud stir plate owner! on 11-01-2012 at 05:45 PM
My first yeast starter on the stirp plate is going great. I love it. I will let it go all day
and then put in the fridge to crash. I am brewing a homegrown/ wild hop IPA with my brother in
Posted in thread: Proud stir plate owner! on 10-24-2012 at 06:47 PM
Thanks for the reply. I will probably do the same. My diy electrical has me a little worried to
leave run when no one is home. Happy brewing
Posted in thread: Proud stir plate owner! on 10-23-2012 at 09:12 PM
Not the best picture. I have a toggle switch and rheostat. I used youtube video by Yourbassman
to assist in the wiring. I was using an old style soldering iron. I then wrapped electrical
tape around e...