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  • Posted in thread: all-grain set up? on 11-10-2015 at 07:56 PM
    Sorry if someone said it and I missed it, but DO NOT buy an 8 gallon kettle. I bought a 9 gal,
    and after less than 10 batches I want to upgrade. 90 min boils are very difficult in my kettle
    and would ...

  • Posted in thread: all-grain set up? on 11-09-2015 at 09:55 PM
    fermenters favorites set up so it's cheaper to build my own?To do it yourself (based on that
    kit link you sent):$40 per 10 Gallon Cooler - $80False bottom - $358 Gal Brew Pot(not included
    in that kit ...

  • Posted in thread: all-grain set up? on 11-09-2015 at 09:04 PM
    So Im thinking 2x Igloo Cooler1x Brew Kettle1x Burnerplus I'd have to get fittings and false
    bottom for the igloo? any idea on what? at $33 shipped. Cannot beat that and I still use this
    one in my 10...

  • Posted in thread: all-grain set up? on 11-09-2015 at 07:45 PM
    Agree with the posters here to start simple and cheap. You probably already have an igloo
    cooler you can convert for a MT. Then all you need is one or two 8 gallon el cheapo pots if you
    are doing 5 ga...

  • Posted in thread: Immersion chiller woes on 11-03-2015 at 09:49 PM
    I am a little late to this as well, but with my IM, I use these style of clamps: clamps along
    with silicone hoses and they have never leaked and I remove them from my IC after every batch.

  • Posted in thread: Successes and failures with grain mills, what mill has worked best for you? on 11-03-2015 at 09:42 PM
    My Cereal Killer was affordable and performs like a champ.+100. I have run over 400lbs of grain
    through it and its still working like a champ.

  • Posted in thread: Bending stainless steel tubing?? on 10-29-2015 at 04:49 PM
    I think you can rent one, but not sure. I bought mine pre bent for my HERMS. Worth every dime
    pre bent.

  • Posted in thread: Best way to get oily residue out of new cornie on 10-27-2015 at 07:28 PM
    My method of cleaning a corny if its infected or if its extremely dirty or has had root beer in
    it previously:1. Fill it 2/3 up with boiling or near boiling water. 2. Dump a scoop or 2 of Oxy
    Free int...

  • Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Bavarian Hefeweizen on 10-27-2015 at 01:23 PM
    I appreciate the advice, and I know it would probably be better to do so, but I don't have the
    equipment or space to make starters yet. All my previous brews have been with hydrated dry
    yeast. Plus, p...

  • Posted in thread: $45 for Used Corny's at AIH - Good Deal? on 10-26-2015 at 07:43 PM
    I think they are. The are tested and supposed to be ready except for cleaning.I was wondering
    about the keezer issue. I'm planning to build that 8.8 cu ft keezer that a lot of folks have
    built.Think I...

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