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Posted in thread: Wild Yeast Harvesting on 12-24-2014 at 01:21 PM
Bourbon distillers in Kentucky use to do similar things in the fall. I'd suggest a cheese cloth
to keep the flies and other large bugs out if you aim for version 2... The bourbon/whiskey
Posted in thread: HELP WANTED: Brew Stand Up Issues on 03-18-2014 at 02:17 AM
I think the temp probe placement is your problem. 1 temp prob should be in the MLT outlet, the
other should be in the HLT outlet. Your PID should be controlling the heating element in the
HLT. The tem...
Posted in thread: HELP WANTED: Brew Stand Up Issues on 03-18-2014 at 12:25 AM
If I were to guess from your pictures and problems, I'd guess that you are struggling to get
your Mash Temps to match the settings of your HLT?? I think the addition of a second pump to
recirc your HL...
Posted in thread: Keg to Bottom Drain MLT Help on 03-18-2014 at 12:07 AM
Looks good. What did you end up using for the top/lid?
Posted in thread: Conceptual Lagering Tank - Need Feedback! on 03-15-2014 at 02:47 AM
Your concept would work I believe. Search the forum for folks that have created fermentation
chillers and you'll see and read that water reservoirs inside refrigerators don't effectively
remove heat f...
Posted in thread: 3d Printed Tap Handles on 03-14-2014 at 02:03 AM
Nice work! Apparently no one on here likes 3D printing. The possibilities with these devices
seem endless. Do you have future projects you are working on?What would you estimate the cost
is to enter t...
Posted in thread: Urgent advice needed on 02-26-2014 at 01:39 AM
What is your fermentation temp? Too warm and the yeast go crazy. It seems cool but they will
produce excessive esters that will create off flavors...Sent from my iPad using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Bottle cap coasters on 02-26-2014 at 01:06 AM
Great idea! Nice job too!!Sent from my iPad using Home Brew
Posted in thread: My brew-stand on 01-25-2014 at 04:02 AM
I'm not sure why you are worried about having threads in the MLT. I don't worry about
sanitation on the hot side of the brewery. It is all getting boiled man.I think it's mostly an
aesthetics thing. T...
Posted in thread: looking for ideas/examples of through the wall taps on 01-25-2014 at 03:22 AM
Welcome back! Maybe a bit boring but how about coming through wall below the counter and
placing a tap tower and drip tray. If you have a full depth counter (25"), I think it could be
awkward to reach...