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Posted in thread: Electric conversion on 08-24-2016 at 09:39 PM
I know I am chiming in late here but went I brew i start out with almost 18 gallons of wort at
the start of the boil and I use a 4500W element to heat it to boil. One thing to remember is
that wile yo...
Posted in thread: Delerium Tremens Clone on 01-02-2014 at 12:17 AM
Posted in thread: Brewhemoth glycol chiller test on 02-22-2013 at 12:11 PM
There's a product called armaflex. It comes in sheets.The armaflex looks exactly like what I am
using, even the backing looks the same. One thing I would say abut it is that it is supposed to
be used ...
Posted in thread: Brewhemoth glycol chiller test on 02-21-2013 at 11:46 PM
Sounds like a nice product. Only Rvalue of 4 for the 1'' stuff. What did you use? How much of
the fermentor did you cover? Would love to see pics!Here is a product sheet, scroll down to the
Posted in thread: Glycol chiller build on 02-11-2013 at 08:24 PM
To all of you that want to make a Glycol Chiller big enough to chill 6.5 gallons of wort from
212 to 68 degrees F in 10 mins on the fly with no reservoir, like a plate chiller does, you
need a 46,000 ...
Posted in thread: Brewhemoth glycol chiller test on 02-11-2013 at 01:53 AM
One thing I can say for sure, and it has already been mentioned with the sleeping bag. If there
is not and air tight bond between the metal and the insulation there will be condensation. I
used the no...
Posted in thread: 2bbl fermenter insulation on 02-08-2013 at 10:24 PM
If you want to do it right and only once then look into Armaflex or K-Flex elastomeric
insulation. It is losed cell foam and therefore has a vapor barrier to prevent condensation or
moisture from perm...
Posted in thread: Brewer's Hardware Kettles on 02-07-2013 at 07:32 PM
Man when I built my setup it was blichmann or polarware, I would love a stout or brewers
hardware but they need a liquid level like blichmann's. I have punched holes in my blichmann
for a herms setup ...
Posted in thread: Kegerator help! on 02-07-2013 at 03:41 PM
On a regular 1/2 barrel keg is it a little harder to measure the pressure than on a 5 gallon
keg. I hooked my gas line up to the keg and slowly turned up my gas until I could just start to
hear gas go...
Posted in thread: Hop Rocket/Randalizer tips on 02-07-2013 at 02:07 AM
Well I have put a hop rocket inline with my keg yesterday and after pulling a few pints through
it the "grassy" taste died down. I used a wheat beer that had very little hops in it and the
aroma and t...