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Posted in thread: Chest Freezer Fermentation Question... on 01-06-2012 at 11:10 PM
I thought the same thing and when the temp was 10 to 15 degrees colder than my target for 3
days my fermenter was at 50 not 63. Lucky for me I was testing it out first. I installed a dual
with a stand...
Posted in thread: Chest Freezer Fermentation Question... on 01-06-2012 at 10:17 PM
I would make sure to use a dual control with whatever you choose. You might be surprise how
cold it will get if you don't. I like your plan - have fun!
Posted in thread: Need to warm wort in fridge on 01-06-2012 at 10:14 PM
I use a ranco dual with a 100w light bulb - works great. The ref. is like those in stores so it
has a lot of area in there but the light does the job. You could just range a second johnson
Posted in thread: Separate Mash Day & Boil Day? on 01-06-2012 at 10:05 PM
I have set up the mash tun at 9:00 or 10:00 at night and let the mash sit overnight. I am up by
7:00am to get the party started and have never had any issues. i don't do this every time but I
Posted in thread: Johnson Temperature Controller on 12-14-2011 at 04:43 PM
Posted in thread: Johnson Temperature Controller on 12-13-2011 at 11:37 PM
I have seen guys use a condom for the end of the "Probe" :)Seriously - it works great.
Posted in thread: Rye beer recipe? on 12-12-2011 at 10:06 PM
I don't have a partial mash recipe and I have never done one but I do have a all grain one that
is one of my favorites. I hope this helps you out:Rye IPASize: 11.0*galEfficiency:
Posted in thread: I'm interested in buying a plug-n-play electric brewery on 11-28-2011 at 09:36 PM
Have you look at these guys?Electric Brewery and automated solutions for home brewingI bought
one of their control boxes and they were great to work with - good quality build too.
Posted in thread: Best ways to transfer beer from fermenter to serving keg without causing aeration on 10-21-2011 at 10:42 PM
I ferment in sankey kegs so I push the beer with CO2 into the corny that is sitting on a scale
so I can shut it down when it is full - but not to full :)Love this system been doing it for
years - low ...
Posted in thread: Rye IPA Advice - Mash Schedule, Hop Bill and boil length. on 06-06-2011 at 11:24 PM
Nothing wrong with your hop schedule - give it a shot and see what you think. I have a modified
version of Denny's Rye recipe and I love it.Highly recommend you make sure to include rice
hulls - Rye i...