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Posted in thread: All-Grain Brewers: How long does your typical brew day take? on 07-07-2013 at 08:57 PM
5-6 hours. Batch sparge, two cooler one kettle gravity setup, and grain is already crushed from
lhbs. I start with cool water.Today I was done in 4.5 hours, but I had setup everything the
Posted in thread: Sid's One Vessel All Grain Brewing System on 07-06-2013 at 08:48 AM
Another comment on the green garden hose. I made that mistake...once. I'm not saying your hose
imparts a plastic flavor, but most of the time they will. Anybody watching this video, use one
of the whi...
Posted in thread: Looking for Stainless Blowoff Tube on 07-02-2013 at 10:50 PM
would a stainless steel racking cane work?
Posted in thread: Should I calibrate to ice water or boiling water? on 07-02-2013 at 10:49 PM
Did you do a proper ice bath? often, people donít stir or use enough ice.If your measurements
are correct, Iíd stick with what you have. Mash temps are way closer to boiling than
freezing.Thanks, I w...
Posted in thread: Should I calibrate to ice water or boiling water? on 07-01-2013 at 09:50 PM
I found the boiling point of my area to be 210.69F according to this calculator: thermometer
read 210.7F (spot on).But in ice water, it is reading 33.2F (a good deal off)I'm most concerned
with mash ...
Posted in thread: Switching dip tube positioning. Is it easy? on 11-27-2012 at 06:02 PM
Thanks, I was hoping to eliminate the pouring of hot liquids from my brew day, which is why I
was thinking of changing the dip tube
Posted in thread: Switching dip tube positioning. Is it easy? on 11-27-2012 at 01:40 PM
I was under the impression that the side pickup would leave a considerable amount of water
behind (more than a few cups). I haven't measured, but I have started leave about a gallon or
so behind in th...
Posted in thread: Switching dip tube positioning. Is it easy? on 11-26-2012 at 09:59 PM
I am wanting to get a weldless bulkhead/valve and diptube setup for my keggle.How difficult and
time consuming would it be to switch the positioning of a dip tube in the kettle on brew
day?Say I only ...
Posted in thread: cheap way to control fermentation temp? on 11-23-2012 at 01:36 AM
Put the fermenter in a large tub of water, and put an aquarium heater in the tub as well.
Posted in thread: First time adjusting water. How does this look? on 11-17-2012 at 07:54 PM
Well, I don't want too much bite. I don't really like really dry or bitter IPAs or RyePAs that
much. But I don't currently get enough bite/bitterness out of my IPAs to really consider them
IPAs. My ch...