Last Activity:12-18-2013 5:14 PM
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Posted in thread: dual purpose mill? on 12-18-2013 at 01:59 AM
Yes, you can use one grain mill for both. The only difference is distance between the rollers
or plates (depending on your mill). Set them close for flour and further apart for cracking
Posted in thread: Spectrophotometry on 11-11-2013 at 01:14 AM
While you're spending the cash, why not invest in a good UV-vis and an NMR? :)
Posted in thread: Spectrophotometry on 11-09-2013 at 12:30 PM
I wouldn't go with a dilution, I'd simply make a thinner sample tube, maybe like those
hydrometers for measuring antifreeze. could calibrate the tube for each of the balls
(sink/float) to get big div...
Posted in thread: I hate running, but this was awesome. on 10-28-2013 at 04:00 PM
If running doesn't work for you, try a bike. It's easier in the back and knees. My club
regularly does a rail-trail ride to a brewpub (30 mi. round trip). The beer tastes especially
good. Now, if only...
Posted in thread: Flies with green bodies on brewing patio on 07-17-2013 at 02:15 PM
Anybody ever have house-flies with green bodies congregating where you brew outdoors? I built a
patio to brew on last summer and didn't have any problems with flies. This year, they are
Posted in thread: Scotch/scottish brewing advice. on 06-18-2013 at 05:12 AM
Oops, I meant to say too heavy for a parti-gyle recipe. You said it looked like a grainbill for
Posted in thread: Scotch/scottish brewing advice. on 06-16-2013 at 11:48 PM
That looks like a stout grainbill, not Scotch/Scottish ale. I'd drop the Chocolate and Patent,
and reduce the RB to maybe 8-12oz. What color is your crystal? It's probably not necessary,
Posted in thread: Scotch/scottish brewing advice. on 06-13-2013 at 05:24 AM
Yes, talking about fermentation temps. Getting mash temp high is not a problem.
Posted in thread: Scotch/scottish brewing advice. on 06-10-2013 at 12:36 AM
I'm planning a parti-gyle brew and am going for a wee heavy, export, and light ales. Here's the
grain bill:British Pale 36 pounds Carapils 1 pound Crystal 1 pound Roast Barley 1 pound Choc.
Malt 1 pou...
Posted in thread: Anybody up for a riddle? on 02-16-2013 at 01:05 AM
I get it now. LabRatBrewer is right.