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  • Posted in thread: Bucks Electric Brewery on 06-25-2015 at 04:30 PM
    Tech has come a long way. I feel embarrassed about my porno from a few years ago. Never did get
    auto volume measuring correct, though the BBQ did finally happen. I hope you brew many fine

  • Posted in thread: Its been so long on 06-25-2015 at 03:58 PM
    So why did you leave? Do you hate beer?I wish it was that easy. I needed to move closer to
    elder family and my health.I could never hate beer unless it is the pale yellow crap the
    uninitiated masses s...

  • Posted in thread: Its been so long on 06-25-2015 at 03:19 PM
    Hi everyone. I am back, but not as dedicated or as funded as I was before. :o I am looking
    forward to reading about everyones new recipes, rigs and techniques. I will be doing a lot more
    reading than ...

  • Posted in thread: RO Water Storage on 07-16-2010 at 12:11 PM
    Talk to your LHBS about getting one of their empty extract barrels. You could probably get one

  • Posted in thread: Dry Hopping Loose, cheese cloth filter? on 06-28-2010 at 02:36 AM
    What beerthirty posted a picture of is used to aerate wort, so I'm not sure why he posted that.
    I would stay as far away from that as you can at this stage in the game. That's what I use when

  • Posted in thread: Dry Hopping Loose, cheese cloth filter? on 06-25-2010 at 12:42 PM
    Wrap the cheese cloth loosely around your racking cane. Then while racking pull the cloth a
    little so hops don't pack up around the opening and stop the flow. you can also use something
    like this on t...

  • Posted in thread: Propane leak on stand on 06-25-2010 at 12:34 PM
    You can pick up a flaring kit at HF for about $10-15. While not the quality of the ones Beemer
    mentioned, will do the job.

  • Posted in thread: bottling from keg - how long will carb last..... on 06-22-2010 at 12:04 PM
    I've gone 6 weeks with the BMBF. Very little carbonation was lost in the head space.

  • Posted in thread: Questions about brewstand built. on 06-22-2010 at 12:02 PM
    The 8610 can be used to control solenoid valves for gas flow. That way you can keep the system
    high pressure. You would need a separate solenoid valve to control pilot flow. The difference
    between Guy...

  • Posted in thread: I'd like to take a taste, but it's still very slightly bubbling on 06-21-2010 at 11:57 PM
    It will die when you rack off of the yeast and dry it or flash freeze it. Don't worry about the
    yeast. Any bottle condition beer or sparkling wine has live yeast in it. RDWHAHB, live yeast is
    not dang...

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