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Posted in thread: Inkbird Wifi Smart Temperature Controller, Up to 50% off ($32.5) on 04-12-2016 at 06:54 PM
Posted in thread: Motorized Grain Mills: Time to show them off! on 03-03-2016 at 05:11 PM
I use a Dayton 1/2hp & a 15:1 RA gear reducer. I get 117rpm's that can start 40lbs of grain
from a dead stop. I hear 117rpm is in a very beneficial gear range. Slow RPM is supposed to be
conducive to ...
Posted in thread: Motorized Grain Mills: Time to show them off! on 03-03-2016 at 12:01 AM
those Aleworks direct drive motors are nice BUT at 400 watts that only 1/2 hp. If you use an 2
roller mill you should be fine. For an MM3-2.0 you really need a full 1 hp motor - too bad they
Posted in thread: Motorized Grain Mills: Time to show them off! on 03-02-2016 at 06:33 PM
Here's a placeholder photo for mine, until I get it fully finished:
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10154065719976929&l=d893707f92It's an Ikea Stenstorp
kitchen cart I bought off of CraigsList...
Posted in thread: Motorized Grain Mills: Time to show them off! on 02-08-2016 at 08:50 PM
On a very related subject; What are the best solutions you've seen for keeping dust down? -Some
sort of rail solution that the bucket slides on to? I'm thinking of just buying a Gamma Seal
Lid from Ho...
Posted in thread: Storing grain in Homer buckets with gamma seal lids? on 02-08-2016 at 08:43 PM
I Have used the homer buckets to store grain, but I lined it with the glad extra large storage
bags. Same material as the food baggies and sealed right up then I just used the homer lid on
top. But go...
Posted in thread: Motorized Monster Mill Build on 02-08-2016 at 08:08 PM
Here's some photos:Can you explain the two pieces of wood under the bottom that hold the
bucket? -Did you make or buy them? If buy; what exactly are they and where can I get them?
(Obviously I'm not v...
Posted in thread: Malt Mechanics Conical Fermenters Kickstarter on 02-03-2016 at 10:23 PM
Nice to see more options, but just having some triclamp ports doesn't make the fittings
"sanitary". They still have threads, which are NOT sanitary. I'd have the same critique about
ball valves vs. bu...
Posted in thread: Erlenmeyer flask on elec stove? on 02-02-2016 at 09:22 PM
I make starters directly in the erlenmeyers on my GAS stove, but even with quite a bit of
antifoam I still almost always get boil over... I'm really curious how people add the DME in a
way that doesn'...
Posted in thread: 2015 hop crop on 02-02-2016 at 06:41 AM
Onion and garlic come on when they're left too long on the bines; Yakima had a CRAZY hot summer
last year and they probably had such a small window to harvest with peak flavor that they just