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Posted in thread: Pump for finished beer/wine? A hand truck? on 08-17-2011 at 02:47 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
Posted in thread: 2 things! Michigan and keg/bittling help. on 06-30-2011 at 12:19 AM
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 11:53 AM
Count me in... they look very cool.
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 02-10-2011 at 12:03 AM
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
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 02-09-2011 at 07:41 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 07:15 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 06:48 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...
Posted in thread: Why do 10 gallon batches? on 02-03-2011 at 03:49 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
Posted in thread: Who's brewing today? on 01-30-2011 at 11:46 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 04:37 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,