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Posted in thread: Stout Brew Kettles on 08-22-2014 at 09:54 PM
Good luck on the next brew, let us know how it goes
Posted in thread: Sight Glass on a Mash Tun ? Do i reall yneed one ? on 08-22-2014 at 09:32 PM
When I mashed in a cooler I had a sight glass, and I miss it. Made fly sparging easy. Now that
I'm in a big stainless MLT, I leave the lid on while fly sparging or the temp starts dropping,
Posted in thread: Good deal at sears right now! on 07-18-2014 at 02:36 AM
Unfortunately, reports from other threads show it getting only 6 ball locks in there, and then
only barely. 6 might be enough though. I can only do three right now, so 6 would be quite the
step up. 4 ...
Posted in thread: Good deal at sears right now! on 07-17-2014 at 08:53 PM
Wow. That is the best possible way to answer that question. Thanks for the info
Posted in thread: Good deal at sears right now! on 07-17-2014 at 01:39 PM
How many ball locks you think you can get in there?
Posted in thread: RIMS or HERMS? on 07-17-2014 at 02:17 AM
I don't step mash, so that is fine. On mine, the coil sits pretty high, so I have to add water
after striking to keep it submerged. The mash heats slowly due to my slow maximum pump rate. I
have an 8m...
Posted in thread: RIMS or HERMS? on 07-16-2014 at 10:54 PM
I have herms. There are definitely times when I've wondered if a rims would do what I need with
Posted in thread: Fermentation Refrigerator Build on 07-09-2014 at 03:29 PM
Whatever material you go with, make sure it is bright pink. I swear it makes better beer.As far
as temp goes, for fermentation you are probably fine, as long as you include a fan. In mine,
Posted in thread: Fermentation Refrigerator Build on 07-08-2014 at 05:52 PM
I've seen a couple threads on it... it looked pretty awful to chip out the insulation of the
fridge to get the coils out. That was a newer fridge though. An older fridge just has the coils
on back for...
Posted in thread: Simplified HERMS + Chilling system on 07-01-2014 at 09:24 PM
I'm interested in the herms /chilling hex too. I have an in tank herms coil, but I would rather
use an external cfc if it would work. Thinking about a stainless convoluted cfc. That way both