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Posted in thread: Brew planned this weekend, realized grain bill is not going to fit on 01-18-2014 at 03:03 PM
I just like it when I get to NEED a new piece of equipment :)
Posted in thread: Brew planned this weekend, realized grain bill is not going to fit on 01-18-2014 at 12:47 PM
It sounds to me like you NEED a bigger mash tun. Go get a 40 quart cooler, some pipe and build
one.Here's a good thread about how to do it.
Posted in thread: foldable brew stand on 01-02-2014 at 03:59 AM
Nice. Wish you'd have posted before Christmas...Oh well, there's always next year.
Posted in thread: Ok, Admit You Do It on 01-02-2014 at 03:56 AM
I regularly mark every corner of my property. If you don't piss on it, how will they know it's
Posted in thread: Does Yeast Die on 12-20-2013 at 11:32 AM
If you add a little glycerol and cool it slowly, you can store yeast at -80 or below
indefinitely. the lab I worked in, we used a Mr. Frosty ( which cools at a rate of -1 C/min;
the perfect cooling ...
Posted in thread: dual purpose mill? on 12-18-2013 at 12:59 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 12:14 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 11:30 AM
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 03:00 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 01:15 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