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Posted in thread: Food safe lubricant? on 12-21-2014 at 10:38 PM
Vaseline is petroleum based, so I would be hesitant to use that on a rubber O-ring or gasket.My
internet has been down most of the day, so I have been unable to search for myself.I agree that
it is ex...
Posted in thread: Food safe lubricant? on 12-21-2014 at 04:24 PM
I have a friend that is a maple sugarer. He gave me a small packet of Dow Corning 111 Valve
Lubricant & Sealant.The ingredients in this stuff:Polydimethylsiloxane7631-86-9 Silica,
Posted in thread: Boil size and pail dump on 12-19-2014 at 10:53 AM
Boiling 3 gallons for a five gallon batch is over-kill. You should be able to steep your grains
/ boil your wort in only 1 1/2 gallons of water. It cuts down the cooling time as well. You
Posted in thread: Fermentation temps on 12-19-2014 at 02:01 AM
Depends on how far below ambient you are talking about. If you get it way below the yeasts
working temps then it may stop them before they are done.Leave in primary (unless you are dry
Posted in thread: How is priming sugar calculated? on 12-17-2014 at 11:25 AM
So my question is: What measurements do I take for calculating priming my beer with the corn
sugar? Are they gallons being bottled, desired CO2 amount and temperature, or FG?So
confused!The answer is ...
Posted in thread: IPA/Pale Ale Chloride / Sulfate Ratio on 12-16-2014 at 03:22 AM
Oh, by the way, bru'n water is always very accurate for me. EZ water always estimates too high.
Your may be different, but I'd think that bru'n water may be closest in estimating!For z-Bob,
who asked ...
Posted in thread: Awesome Deal on Home Brew Kegerator Basic Kits on 12-15-2014 at 05:44 PM
I should also add that these folks are very good to the customer.I had concerns with my order
and they answered and resolved the issues promptly.
Posted in thread: Christmas question on 12-14-2014 at 07:17 PM
I recently picked up some stuff from www.bvrgelements.comFellow HBT'er as well and he runs some
Posted in thread: Awesome Deal on Home Brew Kegerator Basic Kits on 12-14-2014 at 03:06 PM
I have searched and researched all over the place for kegging systems and this one looks to
give the best value for essentially the same products.Glad that I could give a fellow HBT'er
Posted in thread: Another GIVEAWAY plus our Christmas Sale @ Kegconnection.com on 12-14-2014 at 02:28 PM
Count me in please...:mug: