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  • Campo, CA.
  • Fedex Driver
  • Blake
  • Started brewing around 20 years ago. Have gone from 5 gallon exstract brews to 30 gallon all grain. In the process of building a new all grain system now.
  • Male
  • Married


  • Posted in thread: XTC high temp coating? on 08-19-2013 at 07:08 PM
    I bet by the time you pay a professional painter it would have been cheaper to build a stand
    out of stainless steel.And, fwiw, there are higher temperature rated paints than that one. VHT
    2000F heade...

  • Posted in thread: making your own false-bottom from perforated stainless steel sheets on 03-20-2013 at 09:20 PM
    I'm in the san diego area too. You want to try Homestead Sheetmetal in spring valley

  • Posted in thread: Drip irrigation valve confusion on 11-27-2012 at 09:35 PM
    I have my whole drip system on a standard rainbird timer and 3/4 inch valves. The system came
    with pressure regulators. Seems to be working great. This is the 4th year its been installed
    with no probl...

  • Posted in thread: what's easier: HERMS or RIMS on 11-08-2012 at 10:02 PM
    HERMS all the way

  • Posted in thread: Stainless steel or aluminum kettle? on 07-19-2012 at 09:45 PM
    I have always brewed in aluminum and always will. 40 gallon SS is just to pricey

  • Posted in thread: Plastic for SS Conical on 07-19-2012 at 09:44 PM
    I have quite a few plastic conicals and have had any problems

  • Posted in thread: What do you use as a fermenter? on 06-05-2012 at 07:34 PM
    I use and love the 40 gallon conical tanks from Plastic Mart. Have 6, always filled. Built a
    chiller room and have no problem controlling temps. Even lager in them

  • Posted in thread: Brew Tree vs RIMS vs HERM on 06-05-2012 at 07:28 PM
    I don't have any RIMS experience, but I have tried gravity fed rigs and now use a two pump
    HERMS system and really prefer it. Lots of simple add ons. Makes. Brew day fun

  • Posted in thread: FYI: Harbor Freight Angle Grinder $9.99 on 03-10-2012 at 04:42 PM
    I love those things........ have 4, all with different wheels/brushes on them

  • Posted in thread: Squirrels and Hops? on 03-10-2012 at 03:48 AM
    Interesting...... but worth a try

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