Last Activity:05-22-2013 8:08 AM
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Posted in thread: Porters on 05-22-2013 at 05:18 PM
Yes it is. When I was doing extract I wouldn't buy anything besides lite or extra lite extract
as I wanted all my color to come from the specialty grains, and you don't know what else is in
the dark e...
Posted in thread: Do you have a beard? on 05-22-2013 at 05:12 PM
My brother has that problem, so he shaves his down to a circle beard. Have you tried that or a
Posted in thread: magnetized water? on 05-22-2013 at 01:08 PM
Well I just read through Their claim is that the magnetic field makes a greater percentage of
the bicarbonate ions form aragonite instead of calcite. Aragonite and calcite have the same
Posted in thread: magnetized water? on 05-22-2013 at 12:28 PM
As a civil engineer, for the life of me, I can't imagine what these magnets do. Even if the
magnetic field is strong enough to move ions in the water, as soon as the water gets past them,
it goes back...
Posted in thread: Your first time. (if you can remember.) on 05-22-2013 at 12:03 PM
First batch: a Scottish Ale with extract kit with steeping grains.Brewing went fine but I had
no way to cool the wort. So I pitched the yeast when it finally cooled off to 100F, about
3am.It had no he...
Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 05-21-2013 at 11:48 PM
You use your bike locker at work to store bottles your coworkers donate to you.
Posted in thread: Mondays on 05-21-2013 at 12:51 AM
I have a case of beer Mondays.Seriously though, some days work is my escape from home.
Posted in thread: Blowoff tube for plastic bucket on 05-21-2013 at 12:49 AM
My siphon tube fits inside the grommet.Takes a bit of forcing.
Posted in thread: Using longer boil times to hav e flexibility on 05-21-2013 at 12:47 AM
I think the two variables I'd focus on would be evaporation % per hour and dead space in your
system that can't be drained.The variables I use are: evap = 16% per hour. Mash tun loss = 14
Posted in thread: Using longer boil times to hav e flexibility on 05-20-2013 at 08:07 PM
If you are measuring your water volumes off of a premarked bucket, you might have a badly
marked bucket. You might want to get a sharpie and a gallon of bottled water and double
check.Or conversely, y...