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  • Posted in thread: Looking to clone Not Your Father's Root Beer (Small Town Brewery) on 08-24-2016 at 08:22 PM
    Do you mind sharing the all grain recipe once you convert? Id like to try brewing this one as
    well.I finally got around to making this. After I converted the recipe to all grain, I decided
    it wasn't g...

  • Posted in thread: 500l fermenter on 08-24-2016 at 04:27 PM
    Hard to say. There are a lot of variables to consider. That, and with a temperature range of
    41f to 57f, it may need heated at 41 and cooled at 57.

  • Posted in thread: Pittsburgh/Western PA Group By #9+ on 07-18-2016 at 07:30 PM
    Is there going to be another group buy anytime soon?I'm not sure what's happening with the
    group buy. The last one was run by trimixdiver1 and it worked out great, but I haven't heard
    anything about a...

  • Posted in thread: Now understand the draw of glass on 06-15-2016 at 07:21 PM
    I have 4 1 gallon carboys. One of them was sitting on the sink soaking with very hot(140f)
    water when it shattered. Nothing touched it. Only had a tablespoon of PBW in it so not a super
    strong solutio...

  • Posted in thread: How to treat and maintain properly my heating element? on 05-02-2016 at 04:16 PM
    Thank you the bishop! I did exactly what you recommended and it went off easily. I got a bit
    worried too fast. Do you know what it is though?Probably calcium. Nothing to worry about.

  • Posted in thread: Barley Crusher mill is dead - going back to LWBS mill on 04-15-2016 at 06:35 PM
    Is it possible that the rollers will become dull after crushing 500 pounds? TI've had my BC for
    7 or 8 years now and it has crushed about 10 sacks of grain per year, so close to 4000 lbs.
    Last fall is...

  • Posted in thread: Hopping with pellets on 04-07-2016 at 04:08 PM
    Its not wise at all to squeeze out 212 degree hot hop sack it will burn and hurt. :smack: If
    your thinking to do this after it cools doing this would increase your chances of getting an
    infection. Ima...

  • Posted in thread: Barley Crusher Mill Wear on 03-18-2016 at 06:22 PM
    is the same mill that I have... does it have the machined divots?I have the same mill. The
    divots are supposed to be there. Mine has had them since it was new.

  • Posted in thread: Barley Crusher Mill Wear on 03-18-2016 at 04:17 PM
    That "divot" is machined into the plate. It's not worn.

  • Posted in thread: Beer taste very carbonated on 03-17-2016 at 04:17 PM
    I don't believe that carbonation is a taste.

____________________________________________ I know it just wouldn't be right to kill all the stupid people that we meet, but do you think it would be appropriate to just remove all of the warning labels and let nature take its course?