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Posted in thread: Fast lager fermentation on 12-16-2013 at 05:37 PM
Yep. That is my preferred time line for primary fermentation of a lager. I know of at least 2
major lager producers that turn around their lagers in 21 to 28 days. That starts with a 5-7
Posted in thread: Eisen Session Rye Pale ale on 12-15-2013 at 09:27 PM
Oops. Was making a Heretic Gramarye clone in my older heated/cooled Morebeer conical. Thought I
would take advantage of the cold snap we have had here in norcal, and I would cold crash the
beer in the...
Posted in thread: Recommendations for external glycol pump? on 12-15-2013 at 08:55 AM
I have a march MDXT-3 that I used on my herms that should work pretty good for you. Something
with decent head will get you enough to push against the jacket resistance. would be perfect.
I am just h...
Posted in thread: Recommendations for external glycol pump? on 12-14-2013 at 04:40 PM
You have so many spare btus with the ac, might just want to use a submersible one. I use a dc
pond pump from ebay for my trunk line and works great. Having it inside the cooler and
submerged helps hid...
Posted in thread: Recommendations for external glycol pump? on 12-14-2013 at 06:20 AM
Beautiful family just ordered me a brewershardware glycol jacketed 15 gallon fermenter:rockin:
Now I am in the process of collection parts for an A/C DIY glycol chiller build. However, I am
having a h...
Posted in thread: Recommendations for external glycol pump? on 12-14-2013 at 06:19 AM
Posted in thread: single point level switch on 12-05-2013 at 03:55 PM
I have a couple surplus float valves that I have had for years which are very similar to the
link above. I want to hook it up to control my march pump which pulls out of a grant. I havent
a clue how...
Posted in thread: Two Headed Monster Keg on 11-27-2013 at 05:23 PM
Your right it is for cleaning taps. Ive always referred to them as a CO2 pot. As far as a use,
I use one for its intended purpose on my kegerator. My draft lines have flare disconnects, and
I then use...
Posted in thread: Fly sparge, having to dilute in kettle on 10-02-2013 at 05:38 AM
Mash efficiency is a combination of two separate numbers, conversion efficiency and launter
efficiency. You state you are getting about 84% mash efficiency. The question is how you are
getting there. ...
Posted in thread: Fly sparge, having to dilute in kettle on 10-02-2013 at 04:56 AM
First. Your process is fine. Your lauter is great and there is nothing wrong with topping the
kettle up before the boil. However, If your goal is to increase wort from the mash, the easiest
way is to ...