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Posted in thread: Say hello to my new AG brewhouse on 02-15-2011 at 06:16 PM
Looks nice. I would add 2 more wheels in the center of the platform for added stability. I
built a platform like that once and mine had some fairly heavy objects toward the center, so it
Posted in thread: Bottles (Color and Labels) on 11-14-2010 at 08:19 PM
I soak them in hot water with oxy clean. After about 10 minutes, the labels fall right off,
then a light scrub with a green 3m pad takes the glue right off.
Posted in thread: As a beginner do you feel your beer is not as good? on 11-14-2010 at 08:14 PM
I've made some beer that was soo good I couldn't believe I actually made it. I've also made
some that made me want to puke as soon as I tasted it. I've dumped a few batches I think may
have been infec...
Posted in thread: Just had my first bottle bomb! on 11-14-2010 at 08:07 PM
I bottled 7 6packs, they were all 12oz bottles and I put approx 3/4 teaspoon of table sugar
each. All bottles were soaked in oxy clean, scrubbed with a bottle brush on a power drill,
rinsed, heat sani...
Posted in thread: Just had my first bottle bomb! on 11-14-2010 at 07:55 PM
I both bottle and keg, I bottle mainly for mobility or if I spend time up in the man cave and
don't want to make a trip downstairs to the keg. The 22oz bottles i've bought from my lhbs have
Posted in thread: Saving Bottles on 07-15-2010 at 04:05 PM
Bottle brush + power drill.
Posted in thread: Organization tips, AKA how to get SWMBO off my case! on 07-13-2010 at 04:17 PM
Same problem here. All my stuff is currently in the laundry room. Stuff is stacked on the
dryer, on shelves next to the soap and dryer sheets. I have a makeshift shelf intruding on the
Posted in thread: Glass Vs Plastic on 07-12-2010 at 07:01 PM
when fermenting beer is it better to use glass or plastic?????I have 1 glass and 1 plastic.
They both have pluses and minuses, but neither outweighes the other so I keep using both.
Posted in thread: Sanitizing in dishwasher - A cautionary tale on 07-06-2010 at 08:47 PM
Sorry, hate to do this, but that is totally backwards. I'll defer to the posts above (and of
course, 100 older threads just like this one) instead of repeating them. Granted, some
dishwashers might no...
Posted in thread: Sanitizing in dishwasher - A cautionary tale on 07-02-2010 at 08:17 PM
I soak all bottles in oxyclean, then use a bottle brush on an electric drill to scrub them
good. I put all the soapy bottles in the dishwasher and run a full cycle with a soap tab, and
let the heat co...