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  • Posted in thread: New e-HERMS build, questions. on 01-23-2015 at 01:23 PM
    You know its serious when you have it labeled in the panel. LOL

  • Posted in thread: Vessel - A 7.1 Gallon Stainless Fermenter on 01-21-2015 at 03:40 AM
    They do snap in pretty aggressively. I have learned to keep my fingers clear!

  • Posted in thread: What are you reading? on 01-19-2015 at 04:42 PM
    Just started reading "Water: A Comprehensive Guide for Brewers" by Palmer and Kaminski. Not bad
    so far, though I am only 1/3 into it.

  • Posted in thread: Got the bug again...What have I missed? on 01-16-2015 at 04:46 PM
    The idea of the BMB allows for cloth cleaning with your hand, so the problems with scratching
    plastic are not relevant unless you use a scrubby (of which there is no need)...

  • Posted in thread: What came in the mail for you today? on 01-14-2015 at 05:13 PM
    Started on the 2nd iteration of my eHERMS rig. Got all this the past couple days. Should get my
    elements and element enclosures today.

  • Posted in thread: critique my peanut butter stout recipe on 01-14-2015 at 04:44 PM
    I made a chocolate PB stout this past fall and it seemed to have more "peanut" flavor than
    peanut butter. Perhaps I had too little chocolate flavor. It was a hit with some people but too
    odd for other...

  • Posted in thread: Got the bug again...What have I missed? on 01-14-2015 at 02:26 PM
    Yeah xfer to secondary is widely seen as unnecessary for a typical fermentation now.Electric
    brewing (non-stovetop) has taken off quite seriously.Big Mouth Bubbler seems to be replacing
    the traditiona...

  • Posted in thread: How much better is all grain Vs. Extract brewing?? on 01-13-2015 at 09:27 PM
    All-grain can actually make your beer worse initially... Water chemistry comes into play with
    the mash so it will depend on your water source. I found all my IPAs were harsh and astringent
    after chang...

  • Posted in thread: acetobacter infection. anyway to save it? on 01-13-2015 at 09:20 PM
    I have had the same experience where I thought a beer was completely off. My wife (seasoned
    beer drinker) tasted it and said nope - just fine. I could not drink it, but she and a friend
    of hers though...

  • Posted in thread: Three 5500w element BK question. on 01-08-2015 at 07:07 PM
    For me - in a Keggle I run one 5500w element connected to a PID for element control.Perhaps his
    combination does not push enough for a boilover? I guess he uses all three to get to boil and
    kills all ...

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