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Posted in thread: WLP300 hefeweizen, too clean on 07-10-2012 at 12:40 PM
I used braukaiser's hefe recipe this year for my summer wheat and it was a banana bomb
fermented at 64-65. Prior to that I had be using EdWort's recipe and it was alot more balanced.
Posted in thread: Fermentation Chamber & you... on 07-10-2012 at 12:35 PM
Best thing I ever did regarding improving my beer quality was building a fermetation chamber.
Cost me a total of $75 or so (with a free chest freezer). - CL freezer (
Posted in thread: Keezer Thanks on 07-05-2012 at 11:02 PM
That's true, but I'm mostly concerned about two things: - The accuracy of the temperature
setpoint vs. the actual temperature of the kegs. - The duty cycle of the compressorThe comment
about line temp...
Posted in thread: Keezer Thanks on 07-05-2012 at 10:47 PM
Hooked up my DMM once I got home and started data logging. I taped the probe halfway down one
keg on the opposite side from the fan. Setpoint on the temperature controller is 40F. The
readout on my DM...
Posted in thread: Keezer Thanks on 07-05-2012 at 05:04 PM
Thanks again!You've got me curious. I've got a DMM with a temperature probe and data logging
abilities. I'll set that up tonight and attach the probe to a keg to see how well the control
Posted in thread: Keezer Thanks on 07-05-2012 at 04:15 PM
Bob,Thanks for the tips. - I plan on "fine tuning" my temperature, but as of right now the
keezer has been operational for ~20 hours with 4 kegs that were already cold. I'm going to wait
until this we...
Posted in thread: Keezer Thanks on 07-05-2012 at 02:43 PM
Hey allAfter picking up a used chest freezer for next to nothing on CL, I used the 4th to build
out my keezer. It went off like a charm. I want to expressly thank the folks on this site who
Posted in thread: 2 Ball Lock Kegs for Pin Lock - Madison WI on 06-14-2012 at 11:36 AM
oh if you only lived closer.... I have 5-6 pin locks I'd LOVE to trade for ball locks.
Posted in thread: Sad, sad morning laced with panic on 03-08-2012 at 12:26 PM
Yep, I use the EBay aquarium controller and have a 10-minute "short cycle" delay. Also kept
ALOT of wood blocks, etc in freezer to keep the thermal mass as high as possible to avoid short
Posted in thread: Sad, sad morning laced with panic on 03-08-2012 at 12:12 PM
Sunday - brewed 10G of braukaiser's Helles recipe, placed in my fermentation chamber made from
a large chest freezer. Monday-Wednesday - chugging happily away at 8C.Today - Leaving for work,
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