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  • Caro, MI
  • Sausage,Beer
  • Computer Technician
  • Tom Kuras
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  • Concord Grape Wine
  • Pale Ale
    Fat Tire Clone
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  • Posted in thread: Pump for finished beer/wine? A hand truck? on 08-17-2011 at 01:47 PM
    I ferment in half barrels....so lifting those with 10 gallons in them is not the easiest of
    things to do.... So I have been using co2 to push the beer to the kegs. It is nice in two
    ways....no lifting...

  • Posted in thread: 2 things! Michigan and keg/bittling help. on 06-29-2011 at 11:19 PM
    There is the Lager Mill in frankenmuth..... they have an decent selection..... I live in Caro
    which is about 40 minutes north of lapeer..... I also belong to the Lapeer Area Brewers....
    check us out w...

  • Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 06-01-2011 at 10:53 AM
    Count me in... they look very cool.

  • Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 02-09-2011 at 11:03 PM
    She's a spinning now..... I ended up taking 1 HD magnet off and adding 4 small disc magnets and
    it works great....I still might end up swapping out the power supply because even at the lowest
    speed it...

  • Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 02-09-2011 at 06:41 PM
    I have some small rare earth magnets.... I might pull the hd magnet i have on there now off and
    try the smaller disc magnets..... I think I have 8 of those..... should be enough..... I will
    fill you i...

  • Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 02-09-2011 at 06:15 PM
    the motor is as close as it can get.... it ticks the top of the box just a little.... I have a
    feeling that it might be spinning too fast... I have a 12v powersupply with a pot inline.....
    it is turne...

  • Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 02-09-2011 at 05:48 PM
    I have a strange situation with my stir plate..... I have a 1 in bar and in a 1l flask it spins
    like crazy and works just fine...... I just picked up a 2L flask..... filled it with water...
    dropped th...

  • Posted in thread: Why do 10 gallon batches? on 02-03-2011 at 02:49 AM
    Definately not bottling...... 2 kegs is all I want to clean.... if I want to bottle I can from
    the kegs..... but for the most part I leave everything on tap.... I like being able to brew 10
    gallons......

  • Posted in thread: Who's brewing today? on 01-30-2011 at 10:46 PM
    I made 10 gallons of American Wheat today..... it was cold outside but nice and toasty in the
    garage with the heater.....

  • Posted in thread: my 3 tier rig on 06-08-2009 at 03:37 PM
    I had a stand built for me that is very similar to yours and it cost me $250 which most of that
    was for materials. Same 2x2 box steel..... but then it cost me close to $100 for burners,
    hoses, fitting...

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