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Posted in thread: Typical yield on 05-21-2014 at 04:11 PM
Brian 2 canI see in your table you have Cascade 1 and Cascade 2. I take it that means two
separate plants of same variety. However you have Cascade listed a number of other times in the
table. Are the...
Posted in thread: The old Point Bock - Stevens Point Brewery? on 04-27-2014 at 12:28 AM
sumbrewindude,Do you recall anything about what went into the old Bock? Other than the rumors
that they scraped the bottom of the vat, the only thing I remember hearing was the corn
Posted in thread: The old Point Bock - Stevens Point Brewery? on 04-26-2014 at 03:45 PM
Well I've tried a number of faux bocks in an attempt at getting close to the old Point Bock but
I'm dissappointed. Does anyone remember the original Bock from Stevens Point brewery?It was
Posted in thread: wort chilling questions on 04-18-2014 at 09:19 PM
I've upgraded to 10 gallon batches but I'm realizing that my 25-foot wort chiller may be
inadequate. I'll give it another try with cold water running full blast though.What are the
advantages of a fas...
Posted in thread: Pics of my element housing on 04-01-2014 at 01:42 AM
Here are pictures of my element housing. I "borrowed" some ideas from the heat sticks and from
a brewing parts link someone gave me here.In Picture 1 I have a slipjoint drain nut. I learned
that it ne...
Posted in thread: what's the deal with efficiency on 03-21-2014 at 02:26 PM
Just curious why there is so much talk of efficiency on these forums?For my brewing purposes I
got into all-grain because it seemed like a slam dunk money saver over buying craft brews. A
corona mill ...
Posted in thread: air wrench powered grain mill on 03-21-2014 at 12:56 PM
Ok the harbor freight drill sounds good.Just for comparison: what is the rpm? Bothe Dewalt and
Milwaukee make 1/2 inch drills that go up to 850 rpm. Is this harbor freight one even slower?
Posted in thread: air wrench powered grain mill on 03-21-2014 at 03:16 AM
Well the xrp is out of reach.I burnt out my Skil hammer drill trying to grind grain. I am just
worried that I would do the same with a Dewalt and just throw away more money. When I needed a
Posted in thread: air wrench powered grain mill on 03-20-2014 at 11:29 PM
Perhaps I mislead by calling it an air wrench which most people imagine the guys at the tire
shop using to torque lug nuts with. I think the more accurate term would be air "ratchet". It
looks more li...
Posted in thread: air wrench powered grain mill on 03-20-2014 at 03:48 PM
Just curious if anyone has tried running their corona mill with an air wrench. I burnt out a
cheap 1/2 inch hammer drill and am wondering what to go for next. I notice the plain ol' 1/2
inch drills (s...