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Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 04-20-2015 at 09:50 PM
Would this work in lieu of the thin gaskets? Should be simple enough to trace out and cut.
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 04-17-2015 at 04:33 AM
Picked up my new conical today April 16, and just got it hanging on the wall with pbw in it.The
thermowell seems to me to be a weak point. After reinstalling 3 times with lots of teflon tape
Posted in thread: just out of curiosity on 04-15-2015 at 04:21 AM
Great question! As my name indicates, I'm no expert. I'd guess it has to do with proper pitch
rates and the starter yeast already chugging away whereas the starter pack has to build itself
up in the f...
Posted in thread: just out of curiosity on 04-15-2015 at 04:15 AM
I'm not a yeast expert either but I have listened to enough of Jamil to have some knowledge.
The starter pitch was an appropriate amount of yeast and they are eating at a comfortable
rate.The under pi...
Posted in thread: just out of curiosity on 04-15-2015 at 03:53 AM
It sounds like nitrogen limited growth. Did you use yeast nutrient in the starter?Nope, no
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 04-14-2015 at 12:34 AM
I hope this isn't highjacking a thread, if so, i apologizeI am picking up a fastferment this
week, and i do the "no chill" method in a 23 liter aquatainer, which i let sit over night, and
pitch the ne...
Posted in thread: just out of curiosity on 04-14-2015 at 12:14 AM
Hi all,No problems here, just curious as to why:I made my first 11 gallon batch (always made 5
gallons), and i split it into 2 separate fermenters of 5.5 each. I pitched a 2 liter 3rd
Posted in thread: top cropping on 12-20-2014 at 05:46 PM
Hey everyone,I have a kolsch volcanoeing away, which i have already top cropped after 48 hrs.
My buddy would like some yeast, so could i top crop again,4 days later?ThanksBarney
Posted in thread: frozen concentrate apple juice on 04-26-2014 at 09:26 PM
Hi all,Made my first batch of apple cider from a vinoka kit and is in the fridge cold crashing
now. I wanted to try sweetening with frozen apple concentrate, but damned if I can find any
Posted in thread: help with cider kit on 04-05-2014 at 02:42 PM
Why not just try adding un-fermentable sugars to the batch to sweeten it a little. I remember
reading a Carmel Pear/Apple cider recipe that called for "burning" some honey (putting it on
flame for abo...