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Posted in thread: Will this cheap 3500 watt induction burner work? on 04-14-2014 at 03:38 PM
Everything behaved as it should, without any buckling or distortions of the very flat and thick
bottom. What I did notice was a slight darkening ring on the inside of the pot, in the center,
about a g...
Posted in thread: Zeus's rebirth. Non typical, all steam brew stand. on 04-12-2014 at 04:57 PM
I've been swamped the last few weeks. I'll be working on it today and this weekend. I'll post
pictures as I go.
Posted in thread: Passes for NHC 2014 ? on 04-12-2014 at 04:35 PM
Posted in thread: Passes for NHC 2014 ? on 04-12-2014 at 04:18 PM
My schedule changed and I could now attend the NHC if I had a pass. I did not enter the lottery
because my schedule was booked. The lottery entry is now closed.Is there any way to get
pass(es) for NHC...
Posted in thread: FYI, fermentors use butterfly gate valves not ball valves... on 04-04-2014 at 11:21 AM
Thanks. I'm glad you found it useful.What prompted me to write this up is that many home
brewers are turning to conicals fermentors and equipping them with ball valves. They should
really be equipped ...
Posted in thread: FYI, fermentors use butterfly gate valves not ball valves... on 04-04-2014 at 03:26 AM
I did a tour of a new brewery yesterday and observed that ALL the valves on their fermentation
vessels (yeast and sampling) were of the butterfly (gate) valve variety, not the ball valve
Posted in thread: Induction Brewing - 2.5g with Recirculation on 03-28-2014 at 05:38 AM
Sammy - Ha, oh if I only had a dollar for everytime I heard that forgiveness/permission schtick
from a divorced husband... :DReally, with a single income, it's a pick/chose type thing. I will
Posted in thread: Home Super Brewery Build: Hybrid Electric/Gas 3BBL Build on 03-28-2014 at 05:31 AM
It's a 4" tri clover. I have not used this one yet but have used similar set ups in the past
and they work great. Glad to hear that. Thanks for the feedback.Funny to think that your yeast
starter is ...
Posted in thread: Home Super Brewery Build: Hybrid Electric/Gas 3BBL Build on 03-28-2014 at 01:41 AM
Coincidentally, I am welding triclamp ports onto kegs for my fermenters. Is that a 4 inch or 6
inch port ?Have you used it yet ? How do you like it ?
Posted in thread: Home Super Brewery Build: Hybrid Electric/Gas 3BBL Build on 03-27-2014 at 08:53 PM
Actually the heat transfer coefficient of stainless steel for our purposes is much closer to
about 90% of copper, but it depends on the medium being cooled/heated. For our application of
water to wort...