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Posted in thread: 2 most important things you learned/wish you knew on 11-20-2015 at 11:10 PM
Transferring to a secondary is mostly a waste of time and energy.Unless you are dry hopping.
Posted in thread: Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever! on 11-20-2015 at 07:23 PM
Posted in thread: 2 most important things you learned/wish you knew on 11-19-2015 at 03:55 AM
1: Sunlight skunks beer. I started brewing in the early 90s and used to ferment on a kitchen
counter that was exposed to daylight in a glass carboy.2: Temp control. See #1, at the time I
lived in a ho...
Posted in thread: Oxy what? on 11-13-2015 at 02:24 AM
How much oxy powder do you purchase at one time? I may be able to help you.In the past I would
buy 3 6 lb tubs at a time.
Posted in thread: Oxy what? on 11-12-2015 at 04:39 AM
Thanks. I don't have one of those nearby, but maybe I can make an excuse to get some rat
burgers and stop into the store about 15 mi away.
Posted in thread: Oxy what? on 11-12-2015 at 04:05 AM
I'm nearly out of home made PBW. I got the last three tubs of Sun Oxygen Cleaner at Wally World
a year or two ago and it's almost gone. The local Big Lots has nothing cheaper than what I can
get at a ...
Posted in thread: Kegging cider. on 11-10-2015 at 07:46 PM
Ouch.If sulfites bother you, consider sweetening with an organic non-fermentable sugar like
Xylitol. Tastes like sugar, and no aftertaste like artificial sweeteners. Kinda expensive, but
Posted in thread: Kegging cider. on 11-10-2015 at 04:29 PM
Lots of people do that. I am sensitive to sulfur smells and avoid using campden/sorbate. FWIW,
I did get the keg pasteurization to work. I built a harness to go under the keg and used a
hoist to lift ...
Posted in thread: Buying used perlicks question on 10-24-2015 at 02:33 AM
I'm thinking about pulling the trigger on adding a collar and taps to my chest freezer. I
currently use picnic taps. I have 8 taps so buying used would make my pockets happier. When
buying used 525ss ...
Posted in thread: Upgrading from 10 gal to 20 gal batches. Choosing kettles. on 10-13-2015 at 02:53 AM
So a side question. I started 10 gallon batches this year and have a chest freezer that holds
(6) kegs, (1) nitro Tap, and (4) Co2 taps. I have a total of (8) 5 gallon corneys. I have
another chest fr...