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Posted in thread: Bonus Season... time to upgrade the brew rig (50A 2 tier RIMS) on 06-05-2014 at 06:07 PM
[QUOTE=Lucky_Chicken;3609853]grant/ rims you thought about adding one of those
liquid-level-sensors to have an automatic disconnect of i.e. your ssr control wire when the
wort level drops below a cer...
Posted in thread: Gravity on double batch - Christmas and something else on 08-27-2013 at 07:37 PM
Thank you guys! yeah, the excel sheet is a good start to get a "feel" on the calculations.
thanks for the db link!About the potential weird taste: I am thinking that aiming for a IPA or
similar hoppy ...
Posted in thread: Gravity on double batch - Christmas and something else on 08-26-2013 at 06:55 AM
So this came up as an idea....hypothetical we do have rest sugars in the wort when we do
flysparging but reached the pre-boil amount we aim for, right?Let's say you are thinking about
a heavy xmas bee...
Posted in thread: Diacetyl rest: when to do it on 01-21-2013 at 05:14 PM
Ok this is maybe six years to late but why not the syphon off some of the yeast cake and do the
D-rest without a rush? (assuming you have more than one fermentor?)he needs the yeast for
another big br...
Posted in thread: cooler mash tun alternative on 01-09-2013 at 05:12 AM
Looks great!!but, to be the bad guy among compliments, this is a cooler design way cooler
looking with the wood. wouldn't be a igloo cooler wrapped in wood similar?Again, great idea and
Posted in thread: Show Me Your Wood Brew Sculpture/Rig on 12-29-2012 at 10:06 PM
NICE - I need a beer to prost on that built!This is my first post but I have been lurking this
site for some time getting ideas for my brew rig. I started out with a Mr. Beer and just wanted
Posted in thread: igloo cube pimp out on 12-19-2012 at 02:20 AM
So what is this and what is it used for?It is actually the cooling mechanism for a submarine
engine.....BUT hence we are brewing beer here it is in real life a mash lauter tun. ;). A
converted cooler ...
Posted in thread: igloo cube pimp out on 12-19-2012 at 12:11 AM
Graduate School does this to you ;)and thanks!I am sorry to inform you of this sir, but it
appears you have left reading material under the screen . Jk looks nice
Posted in thread: igloo cube pimp out on 12-19-2012 at 12:04 AM
Stainless steel bolts with stainless nuts. see above "#6 x 3/4" scews".used a drill to widen
the whole on the false bottom.Could reduce the height a bit but its working fine. Are those
just pop rivets...
Posted in thread: igloo cube pimp out on 12-19-2012 at 12:01 AM
The stainless wasn't really too cheap I admit. around $40 a whole sheet (i have about a letter
size piece left)In terms of cleaning, this really rocks! dump the grains, pull the copper pipe
from the "...