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Posted in thread: Fermwrap - 2 for 1? on 01-24-2013 at 02:39 PM
I've been using these for a couple years with Johnson temp controllers with no issues. I've
gotten them covered in blowoff and wort and whatever else might be around the brewery without a
Posted in thread: Help, I think I've got 9 gallons of diacetyl IPA.. on 06-15-2012 at 03:14 PM
it's kind of a toasted caramel flavor that to me is pretty cloying. Maybe what you're tasting
can be described more like a toffee flavor? I've heard this can often be confused for the
buttery flavor o...
Posted in thread: My beer has been carbing for almost 2 weeks now, and it still seems flat. on 06-14-2012 at 10:06 PM
Also make sure you are reading the temp of the beer, not the ambient fridge temp. Unless you
are using a controller taking the beer's temp your beer might not be as cold as you think. Even
Posted in thread: Good Commercial Saison Examples? on 05-15-2012 at 04:40 PM
Check out any of the classic examples listed in the BJCP guide:Commercial Examples: Saison
Dupont Vieille Provision; Fantôme Saison D’Erezée - Printemps; Saison de Pipaix; Saison
Regal; Saison V...
Posted in thread: Corny Kegs on eBay (Not mine) on 04-30-2012 at 10:12 PM
While buying directly from this guy is probably mutually beneficial (no eBay fees, cheaper),
anyone electing to go this route should realize you're not covered by eBay's buyer protection
program. In o...
Posted in thread: Yeast starter questions on 02-21-2012 at 09:09 PM
Check the "package date" for your yeast in Beersmith. It sometimes defaults to some wacky dates
and my guess is it is probably at least 6 months off. Here is someone who had this problem very
Posted in thread: Extremely Low OG - need help on 02-02-2012 at 09:27 PM
Weird...and all your vessels are properly calibrated? Thinking maybe you have more volume than
you think you do...but it would take a lot more water to account for a 30pt difference at the
Posted in thread: Extremely Low OG - need help on 02-02-2012 at 06:52 PM
This may sound like a condescending question but it's not meant to be so please don't take
offense! Are the grains crushed? I've heard stories of people with similar problems who found
out later that ...
Posted in thread: Star san users on 01-20-2012 at 04:39 PM
If you want it to last as long as possible then distilled water is the way to go. Any hardness
in the water will cause the solution to become cloudy which is usually considered an indication
that the ...
Posted in thread: Best way to keep keezer from freezing? on 12-07-2011 at 03:53 PM
What width & length did you go with?I went with the 11" width and about 2ft, which is pretty
much the same size as the Fermwraps. You'll also need the wire/clip/insulator set. If you have
an old exten...