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Posted in thread: Low attenuation on 01-04-2015 at 04:37 PM
The non-fermentables from the crystal then? I didn't know it would account for such a big drop
in attenuation. So my ABV at 2.5% is actually a plus if it's true. I was actually trying to
push the lowe...
Posted in thread: Low attenuation on 01-04-2015 at 04:29 PM
Is it too late to add nutrients now?
Posted in thread: Low attenuation on 01-04-2015 at 03:46 PM
Mash was 152. I double checked the temps with multiple thermometers.Unfortunately I don't have
the tubes, but I used them a day or two after purchase. Stored in the fridge. Pitched at close
to 70. May...
Posted in thread: Low attenuation on 01-04-2015 at 03:33 PM
Could someone give this a look and see if you can figure why I got such a high final gravity? I
oxygenated the hell out of the batch before pitching with a hook/whip thing on a drill, and
Posted in thread: Show Me Your Wood Brew Sculpture/Rig on 10-28-2014 at 11:19 PM
Ready for maiden voyage. Inspired by a ladder, but this is much more stable and steps are
custom-fit. No pumps. Gravity all the way from HLT to fermenter. (Is this four-tier?)Two banjo
burners with st...
Posted in thread: 3-Tier Brew Stand Plans... Anyone have some? on 10-07-2014 at 02:59 PM
How's this? Collapses for storage. Two burners, gravity-fed from HLT to fermenter. No pumps.
Posted in thread: All Grain & Extract brewers competing against each other? on 12-20-2013 at 05:45 PM
Good thread. It's all about where you lie on a spectrum.--At one end: purchase an awesome beer
and enter it into a competition.--At the other end: grow and malt your own barley, collect and
Posted in thread: Ported BetterBottle in swamp cooler on 12-02-2013 at 05:48 PM
I am fermenting in Better Bottles that have racking adapters.Can I put them in tubs of water
for cooling? I wonder if it's okay to submerge the racking adapter and valve during
Posted in thread: Wort Shrinkage on 11-22-2013 at 02:38 AM
SWMBO keeps telling me to work on my sense of humor. I was kidding. Thanks so much for the
details. My spreadsheet has a space reserved for your formula!
Posted in thread: Wort Shrinkage on 11-22-2013 at 01:00 AM
I was hoping for something more technical and mathematical. But I can work with this anecdote.