Last Activity:11-29-2007 9:09 AM
Posted in thread: Cut-Throat Brewery on 11-29-2007 at 02:01 PM
I love the old paper effect, must look great against brown bottles. All the beer info is nicely
laid out, too (especially using the picture of the pint glass... I love it when beers have
that). Nice j...
Posted in thread: Hey, it's a beer label! on 11-29-2007 at 01:58 PM
Those would look really nice as clear labels. Of course, that would probably be more expensive
than it's worth... and more difficult to remove.Nice design, though! I like the second version
Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 11-28-2007 at 11:37 PM
You're right that the braid filters everything (mostly) out except for the liquid. The liquid
flows out via gravity/pressure differences. You will also establish a grain bed via vorlaufing
Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 11-28-2007 at 01:44 PM
I apologize for my ignorance here as an extract brewer, but how does the liquid flow out of the
cooler? Does the stainless steel braid act as a grain filter, while allowing liquid to enter
Posted in thread: Broke thermometer in Wort on 11-23-2007 at 03:15 AM
I had this happen to me twice. The first batch I dumped out. The second time, I was really
frustrated and decided to rack and pitch the yeast anyway... I then I emailed the makers of the
Posted in thread: nOOb bottling questions on 11-09-2007 at 01:28 PM
If your sanitation solution is properly mixed (not too weak, not too strong), you shouldn't
have to rinse the bottles out before filling with beer. It'll actually say this on the bottle a
lot of the t...
Posted in thread: Ailing Winter Ale [hangs head in shame] on 11-08-2007 at 09:50 PM
A lot of brewers have had the airlock blow... the consensus is that you'll have to wait and see
whether anything bad got into the beer, but most likely it should be okay because of the
Posted in thread: Time Delayed Bottle Bomb? on 11-08-2007 at 09:20 PM
I had the same overly-carbonated beer problem with a Chimay Blue Clone, although it certainly
wasn't from lack of fermentation time (I believe 2 weeks in the primary, 6 weeks in the
secondary). My bas...
Posted in thread: Label Size on 11-01-2007 at 04:08 PM
I was just planning on using some regular printer paper and pasting the labels on with water
soluble glue, like with a glue stick. This is what I do. It takes a bit longer to cut the
labels and glue t...
Posted in thread: Anyone Speak Deutsch? on 11-01-2007 at 03:32 PM
Oh, Flemish? Makes sense... Thanks a lot everyone!