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Posted in thread: Digitally track your fermentation on 10-25-2011 at 01:23 AM
This may be treating the subject with too much gravity (!) but I wonder about the sight glass
idea. Can we assume that the gravity in the sight glass would match the gravity in the larger
vessel? Is t...
Posted in thread: Carbonating issues on 10-19-2011 at 10:48 PM
If you can check the beer a couple times a day, just crank up the pressure to 30psi. Then,
morning and evening bleed the gas from the keg ( which won't take much with a full one), being
pressure back ...
Posted in thread: Washington, DC visit on 10-19-2011 at 10:30 PM
I was just in DC this past weekend and ChurchKey is a must. They have a killer selection in
bottles and a wide selection on tap. You can get 4oz pours too, which is great if you want to
try many diffe...
Posted in thread: No hum vent fan controller? on 06-27-2011 at 10:43 PM
Thanks. That's actually the controller that I have, just rebranded! I don't like it obviously.
Does yours not hum if you use the variable speed feature? I'd read that someone had someone at
can fan te...
Posted in thread: If I do it again ... forget the AMP and Volt Meters! on 06-03-2011 at 11:15 PM
You had 3 gallons? Man, I started with a 2 gallon pot. The friggin spoon would stand up in it
sometimes.I dreamed of having a spoon. I had to use my hand.
Posted in thread: No hum vent fan controller? on 06-03-2011 at 10:53 PM
Look at my "basement brewery build" thread. See if this might help. Excerpt:Earlier in this
thread you can see the Fantech FKD10 fan I use on the exhaust hood. I also used the the
specified fan speed ...
Posted in thread: Brew Stand Build on 05-25-2011 at 11:01 PM
artbrau, where did you get your heat diffuser? I would be interested in reading some more about
that idea.I should have mentioned I modded the old style SABCO brew magic. It has a plate under
Posted in thread: Brew Stand Build on 05-25-2011 at 03:09 AM
I use the 6" jet tip burners under all three of my keggles and I'm quite pleased. The seem very
efficient and get the job done fast. I wouldn't use any larger diameter because the flames lick
up the s...
Posted in thread: Songs with "Beer" in the lyrics on 05-19-2011 at 10:59 PM
"I Hate Girls and Cars and Ice Cold Beer". - the Ziggens
Posted in thread: It is Cinco de Mayo - Best Margarita recipe? on 05-05-2011 at 11:18 PM
I like az_ipa's formula but strongly disagree with his view on using cheap tequila. This recipe
which is classic 50% tequila and 50% other stuff cries out for quality hooch. Unlike a typical