Last Activity:10-04-2011 2:39 AM
Posted in thread: Filtered Water on 09-19-2011 at 08:30 PM
For me, my tap water is not drinkable IMO, but I happen to have a 5 stage RO\DI unit for the
salt water tank, so I use that, just dont use the DI stage as it strips all of the trace
minerals out. I wa...
Posted in thread: defrost beer on 07-03-2011 at 11:12 PM
So far, it seems like the batch that was chilling for a week or 2 before the big freeze didn't
get that affected. The few bottles that I put in about 48hrs before the freeze have no
carbonation at all...
Posted in thread: defrost beer on 07-03-2011 at 02:32 PM
After 24hrs of being unrefrigerated, there were still some that were cold.. I tried one and it
was flat as a board. I put the rest back in the fridge and I'll try one today.
Posted in thread: defrost beer on 07-01-2011 at 01:47 AM
Thanks.. I've got a few machines... Nothing cold like soda machine cold. This particular
machine is normally a slant shelf and the bottles are supposed to lay down. I took out the
original shelves and...
Posted in thread: defrost beer on 07-01-2011 at 12:11 AM
What is the best way to safely thaw out bottles of homebrew? I had almost 2 cases of beer in my
soda machine, and when I walked by it tonight, I smelled watermelon.. I opened the machine, and
saw ice ...
Posted in thread: Oil free turkey fryer on 06-13-2011 at 02:48 AM
I already have the sq15 and I love it. Her thought was to get something to use in the basement
during the winter instead of freezing my butt off in the garage..
Posted in thread: Oil free turkey fryer on 06-13-2011 at 01:38 AM
Did a search and didn't see anything about this model.. Masterbuilt Oil-Free Electric Turkey
Fryer20100809 Butterball... Says oil free, using electric radiant heat. My wife and kids bought
this for me...
Posted in thread: Bottle Bomb on 12-22-2010 at 03:50 AM
I'm expecting a few bottle bombs from this last batch I just bottled.. It has fought me the
entire way of the brewing process. Its gonna go out with a bang I'm sure. I quarantined 2
bottles and enclos...
Posted in thread: very slow lager on 11-07-2010 at 03:00 AM
THanks.. I added the notty and gave it a few days, nothing started, so I started dropping the
temp. I'm at 38 and going to sit there for a month... I did overshoot my OG a bit... Maybe I'll
try a bit ...
Posted in thread: very slow lager on 10-29-2010 at 12:52 AM
OK.. the saga is continuing.. I still had this batch in primary until tonight. I took a reading
over the weekend, and it was at 1.030 at 60F. I kicked it up to 65 to kinda do a diacetyl rest