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Posted in thread: Thermaworks PH meter on 08-04-2015 at 12:32 PM
Has anyone used one of ph meters from Thermoworks, our favorite thermometer maker? similar to
the Omega but $30 less, it's .05 precision though, do you really need .01?
Posted in thread: Open fermentation in a plastic DIY Coolship on 07-30-2015 at 02:51 PM
Hi just read through your full post, CONGRATS on the latest medals! For all the German
completion in your neck of the woods thatís huge! OK, now I REALLY want details from your brew
log. Would you be ...
Posted in thread: Open fermentation in a plastic DIY Coolship on 07-28-2015 at 07:59 PM
Ok, Here is the latest update. On 6/30/15 I ran a double brew day (night), and brewed my Hefe
and a BIAB Wit. I backed WAY off the Lactic acid and used store bought RO water for the
majority of my wat...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-28-2015 at 07:30 PM
Great looking kettle, IN, thank you!
Posted in thread: Open fermentation in a plastic DIY Coolship on 07-28-2015 at 06:15 PM
Fascinating info on the long FA rest and the thick mash helping in that regard as wellConfused
by your advice on pitch rate, I too, have had some starters that after crashing smelled like a
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 07-28-2015 at 04:45 PM
Am really excited about a 15 gallon COFI, but I need the ability to do a low volume mash, at
least for the first step which is a 30 minutes at 104, target volume is .6 qt/ LBSWhat is the
Posted in thread: Open fermentation in a plastic DIY Coolship on 07-27-2015 at 06:25 PM
Greetings from Boston..I pitched my 15th hefe of the year on Friday ( all slight variations of
the basic Bee Cave recipe) trying to hit the clove I so adore in Weihenstephaner and
Franziskaner)I have ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Bavarian Hefeweizen on 07-22-2015 at 07:48 PM
Id shoot for a 2.5 to 3 gallon batch. No need for rice hulls if you are BIAB and def use a
smack pack of 3068. It's perfect for a 3 gallon batch. Dry yeast just does not produce the same
esters and ph...
Posted in thread: BIAB Verlauf/fly sparge *Theoretical thread* on 07-21-2015 at 07:01 PM
I just throw my hops directly into the pot and I use a crush whilrfoc Tablet so for best
results in my set up in trub and hops filtration I set my carboy in a freezer for 12 hours
after the boil and a...
Posted in thread: BIAB Verlauf/fly sparge *Theoretical thread* on 07-20-2015 at 05:56 PM
My 2 cents: You are overthinking all of this. There's no point in reinventing the wheel. Get a
10 gallon cooler and a BIAB bag to fit it. Add a valve/screen to the bottom and mash in that.
Just do one...