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Posted in thread: Boil off. on 01-23-2012 at 12:06 AM
Look up brew in a bag website ad dowload their spreadsheet. They have built in a calculation
based on your kettle diameter. I use this aling with a ss ruler to get precise measurements any
Posted in thread: IC & whirlpooling not as effective as I'd like on 10-15-2011 at 05:44 PM
I use a cfc Nd also Whirlpool wih great results. I can cool 6 gallons in about 15 minutes. I am
all for cfc and have never had issues with clogging.
Posted in thread: Uh oh...which rhizome is which? on 05-04-2011 at 02:43 AM
So my new mother in law decided to transplant the hops that were growing at her house into my
yard last summer. This is all gravy...except she forgot which one she put where. Is there any
way of telli...
Posted in thread: Using a platics water bottle #7 on 02-27-2011 at 02:27 AM
Thanks for the detailed response. I failed to mention that on he bottom it also says BPA
free... So that isn't a concern. I might keep one and use it when needed. Thanks
Posted in thread: Using a platics water bottle #7 on 02-27-2011 at 01:21 AM
i know this topic has been exhausted throughout the brewing forums, but I haven't hear much
advice/talk about #7 plastic. My wife bought some cheap three gallon water bottles from target
for four buck...
Posted in thread: Office Water Bottles for Carboy on 02-25-2011 at 01:30 AM
My wife bought some 3 gallon plastic water jugs from target today. They also have a number 7 on
the bottom....should I use or return? Is there alot o difference between 1 2 and 7?
Posted in thread: Growing Hops on 02-25-2011 at 01:13 AM
Has anybody here actually gotten hops from the USDA Germplasm bank? I've ordered the last two
years and recieved nada. It may increase your chances if you provide a Fedex/UPS billing number
so they ca...
Posted in thread: Funny fermentation stories... on 02-11-2011 at 12:11 AM
Very nice! I get to frustrated while brewing sometimes. I need to have a few more beers while
brewing to ease the worry.
Posted in thread: Funny fermentation stories... on 02-10-2011 at 01:08 AM
Everytime I let my dog out to use the outdoor restroom, I check on my fermenting beers and
watch them bubble for a few minutes. Well last night I checked the bubblin action....woke up
this morning and...
Posted in thread: Growing Hops on 02-09-2011 at 02:25 AM
I got a order request email from the gov. I also found a site from the University of Vermont on
growing hops especially in New England, it's a little dated but still a lot of good
information. check i...