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Posted in thread: Military Brewers on 03-21-2008 at 01:37 PM
1987 - 1992 Army (Gulf War Vet)
Posted in thread: Darn, The seals shot on my new brew bucket on 02-07-2008 at 03:45 PM
I'd be willing to bet that the internal pressure from the fermentation will keep out any nasty
Posted in thread: BeerTools Pro- Gold membership? on 12-31-2007 at 06:09 PM
I'm not a Gold member, nor would I want to be. I "thought" the only advantage to being a gold
member was the ability to upload your recipes to the web site.I have BTP and have used it for a
year and i...
Posted in thread: How much do you loose during boil when it's cold outside? on 12-12-2007 at 02:51 PM
I missed by post boil volume bigtime over the weekend because I forgot to figure in the
additional boil-off. Live and learn.You'd think I would remember from last year! But I guess I
must have had too...
Posted in thread: How much do you loose during boil when it's cold outside? on 12-12-2007 at 02:19 PM
This is one thing I can never figure out, just when I up my sparge a little I come in way over,
yesterday I brewed and the temp never got over 30 degrees and I lost the normal amount to
Posted in thread: How much do you loose during boil when it's cold outside? on 12-12-2007 at 01:49 PM
More than the cold, I suspect the issue is that the air is a lot drier this time of year. I'd
just sparge some more (I've been collecting more like 7.5 - 8.0 gallons to get about 6.0 in the
Posted in thread: How much do you loose during boil when it's cold outside? on 12-12-2007 at 01:32 PM
I have done several AG batches and have never really had much of an issue with this . So either
I had a MAJOR brain cramp or I lost more during the boil than I had expected.I ended up with
around 4 Ga...
Posted in thread: BeerTools Pro Question on 11-29-2007 at 03:14 PM
In the middle window of the application in the upper right there is a drop down.Usually it
defaults to Ingredients. Just click on the drop down and select Schedule.You will need to
set-up your MT and ...
Posted in thread: Stout - issues on 11-29-2007 at 03:07 PM
What exactly were you using to boil your wort? It sounded like you were outside so I have to
assume that you were using some kind of propane burner.I use a Bayou Classic that I picked up
at Home Depot...
Posted in thread: manifold question on 11-16-2007 at 08:16 PM
are you drilling into 1 side or through the pipe completely?Just one side as stated above. You
want your holes at the lowest part of the tun. That way you can pull as much wort as possible.