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Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-24-2015 at 06:41 AM
Are you pushing the syringe with force into the purple rubber before you attempt to screw it
on? That is what I have to do with mjne.SeverumYeah I just gave it another go just now and as
suspected it ...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-23-2015 at 10:07 PM
I'd shoot an email to pico support. Their Response time is great. They'll get you back in
business ASAP.Cheers, will do! :)
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-23-2015 at 09:17 PM
Sounds like you might have a syringe with the wrong tip. Are you using the sample syringe that
came with the system? I think mine came with a 5ml syringe. I bought 10ml from Amazon.The port
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-23-2015 at 08:59 PM
What ^ said. Yikes- I imagine you had a mess on your hand. I only pull about 1ml for my
refractometer.Thankfully only a few mls came out as I could see what was going to happen if I
unscrewed it compl...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-23-2015 at 08:57 PM
What cap? I have no cap. I don't pause either. (You're pausing to take a sample? By draining
the wort?)I always take samples when the wort is cycling - once or twice during mashing to
check pH and the...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-23-2015 at 07:55 PM
Guys, I'm 2 batches in but haven't quite worked out how to take samples using the syringe...I
know that it screws onto the sample port but of course with wort always pumping through - when
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-17-2015 at 07:03 AM
Can you guys enlighten me here. I'd love to use this thing to make small batches and play with
recipes without having to do a larger run.Anyone made a Berliner Weisse on this thing? Can it
keep a temp...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 06-16-2015 at 02:43 AM
Thanks for the tips everyone!I broke my Zymatic cherry yesterday and brewed a custom recipe
twice (ie. back to back batches) making a combined 19.1L (5.05G) of 1.073 wort using the High
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 05-13-2015 at 01:03 AM
So you're in New Zealand? I can understand those needs. Its interesting that before the
preorder ended they were advertising with and without keg, and 220VAC w/ and w/o keg - now they
only have one pa...
Posted in thread: My Picobrew Thread on 05-12-2015 at 08:28 PM
Cool! Care to summarize your specific concerns and how they were resolved?My number one concern
was being able to operate at 240v which some of their kick-starter customers already had but