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  • Posted in thread: Paint Can Heater on 03-04-2014 at 08:03 PM
    I've been using a $5 home depot clamp lamp with 40w light bulb for years. Incandescent light
    bulbs produce no UV light. My fermented are exposed to the direct light from it and never had
    an issue.I si...

  • Posted in thread: Heating Element too high in Keggle - Suggestions? on 09-02-2013 at 06:23 PM
    or simply drill a new hole thats lower and move it. have someone weld a patch in the kettle or
    get a 1" Stainless plug. About $8 on amazon. Use a silicone o-ring and a 1 inch NPT lock nut
    just like th...

  • Posted in thread: List of PJ Electrical Diagrams on 08-29-2013 at 07:48 PM
    That's a cool find Spellman. It's basically a regular power supply without the plastic casing
    or wires. Just wire it yourself. And also you're right. I took a better look at the power
    supply I'm using...

  • Posted in thread: EBIAB Kettle on 08-29-2013 at 05:02 AM
    I've been brewing biab for some time. To answer your second question, 15 gal kettle is fine for
    5 gal brews. Your total volume of water will be around 8 gallons when accounting for water
    absorption et...

  • Posted in thread: List of PJ Electrical Diagrams on 08-29-2013 at 12:06 AM
    you're the best P-J. The pump is a 12v dc. Currently it's running on a 1000mA cell phone
    charger. This little pump been working great for me, since I'm a BIAB brewer I just want to
    recirc the wort so ...

  • Posted in thread: List of PJ Electrical Diagrams on 08-28-2013 at 08:57 PM
    I'm going to give this thread a bump. this does not deserve to be on second page, rather should
    be in the sticky section. P-J, you're a hero. Your knowledge is absolutely priceless!I was
    wondering if ...

  • Posted in thread: Any Midnight brewers? on 12-02-2011 at 10:16 PM
    Are there any brewers here that prefer to brew late at night, or am I the only weird one? I
    love to brew at night. For whatever reason my brew schedule is usually thursday night. I'll hit
    up a LHBS on...

  • Posted in thread: DIY Brew Kettle out of a SS Pot? on 10-19-2011 at 06:38 PM
    also, you live in texas so I'm sure you can find a flea Market somewhere. I picked up a 44
    quart aluminum stock pot for $25. Makes an awesome brew kettle. You can also check out Mexican

  • Posted in thread: The 13th step to recovery - Homebrewing. on 10-12-2011 at 12:27 AM
    I second the non-alcoholic beer. You can make decent none alcoholic beer at home... Just heat
    up finished beer to 175 degrees for 45-60 min (it will bring the alcohol level down to less
    than .5%) add ...

  • Posted in thread: Humidity Killed My Space Heater on 10-11-2011 at 09:13 PM
    I second incandescent bulb, I've been using a clamp lamp in my fermentation chamber with great
    results. A 60w bulb will give off exactly as much heat as a 60w heater. Plus its dirt cheap and
    much safe...