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Posted in thread: Wort Monster Giveaway on 04-17-2014 at 08:40 PM
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Posted in thread: Blowout Help! on 03-04-2014 at 03:57 AM
It's been 10 days since I brewed, I took a gravity reading today and I'm at 1.020. Recipe says
1.012-1.018 range so I'm close. When I opened the bucked over the weekend it had quite a
krausen on it st...
Posted in thread: Hops Education Please on 03-01-2014 at 04:43 PM
IBUs don't depend on wort gravity, although it was previously thought so.What does impact the
IBUs is simple dilution and the fact that hops oils have a maximum amount of isomerization
before being sa...
Posted in thread: Hops Education Please on 03-01-2014 at 04:11 PM
As the gravity in your wort increases, hop utilization decreases.What you can do to offset a
partial boil is add a god majority of your extract late in the boil (the last 5-10 minutes).
This keeps you...
Posted in thread: Hops Education Please on 02-28-2014 at 03:07 PM
I have been reading some posts about how your boil size can affect your IBU. I have found that
utilization drops considerably when only doing a 2gal boil vs a full boil. Is this true? Is
there a way t...
Posted in thread: Move to secondary or not? on 02-28-2014 at 02:45 PM
I brewed an extract batch of Ferocious form Midwest 7 days ago. The instructions say to ferment
in primary for 5-7 days and if using secondary(which I am), add hops to secondary and rack on
top. I too...
Posted in thread: Blowout Help! on 02-22-2014 at 03:48 PM
It's been 24 hours and fermentation was super active all day yesterday. I'm a bit curious about
having an over active fermentation. Here is a picture of what was left in my sanitizer catch
that my blo...
Posted in thread: Stir plate fan speed controller??? on 02-22-2014 at 05:11 AM
So if I doubled to a 50ohm rheostat 6 watts that should cover the power correct?Sent from my
iPhone using Home BrewLooks like it should work to me. I'm no electrical engineer but that
makes sense. Goo...
Posted in thread: Stir plate fan speed controller??? on 02-22-2014 at 01:47 AM
I just built a stir plate. I was able to get a free cigar box at a local smoke shop and it
worked out perfect. Here is where I got most of my information for the build. thing that I
noticed in your i...
Posted in thread: Blowout Help! on 02-21-2014 at 03:48 PM
Went with the tube. Problem solved. Thanks!180996Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew