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Posted in thread: Keezer Gas Bulkhead solution on 03-08-2014 at 04:30 AM
I was looking for a clean way to feed CO2 into my keezer with a ball lock quick disconnect on
the outside and hose barb on the inside. I found a MFL Bulkhead Adapter Shank (2-7/8" long) on
The CHI Com...
Posted in thread: Wyeast 3068 for Centennial Blonde? on 04-22-2013 at 04:39 AM
I was thinking about substituting Wyeast 3068 for Nottingham in Biermuncher's Centennial Blonde
AG recipe to impart some banana and clove accents. I realize there's no wheat or rye in the
recipe but I...
Posted in thread: Best source for March 815-PL-C on 04-16-2013 at 06:44 PM
Any recommendations on a good source / vendor for a March 815-PL-C ?The 809 is everywhere but
the 815 - PL - C is tougher to find and price. I'm hoping to find some decent pricing and not
get killed o...
Posted in thread: Whirlpool into Hop Strainer / Basket or outside of one? on 02-21-2013 at 05:41 PM
I'm setting up a Whirlpool Immersion Chiller system (aka Jamil O Chiller) with March 815 pump
and was considering adding a Hop Strainer / Basket / Spider from Stainless Brewing. the
record, Zach is ...
Posted in thread: Wort recirculation alternative?? on 02-13-2013 at 06:11 AM
Are you just thinking out loud, or have you actually done this... successfully.I can't speak
for other's stir plates but the one I use (with a beefy stir bar) can circulate 5 gallons
without issue. I ...
Posted in thread: Wort recirculation alternative?? on 02-13-2013 at 03:41 AM
The Jamil style recirculating immersion chiller method is the best I've seen. The downside is
the need for a decent pump, more tubing, some wort loss and more cleanup and maintenance. I
thought about ...
Posted in thread: 1/2" 25 ft SS wort chiller on 02-13-2013 at 03:20 AM
Haven't used them myself but check out Stainless Brewing. suggestion. I actually discovered
Stainless Brewing last night and exchanged some messages with Zach today. I'm going to have him
build a 1/2...
Posted in thread: 1/2" 25 ft SS wort chiller on 02-12-2013 at 01:29 AM
Just received a 15gal brew kettle from Ben at Spike Brewing. Its 16" wide x 17" high. I am
focused on 5 gal batches for the time being but plan to brew 10 gal batches soon.I'd prefer a
Posted in thread: Which IC?? on 01-15-2013 at 11:06 PM
I've decided to go stainless. I like the idea of an Immersion Chiller that's more durable and
easier to clean. The conductivity differences between and SS and copper are minor in this
Posted in thread: 5 gal batches in 15 gal kettle on 01-08-2013 at 08:30 PM
Thanks for the input guys. 15 gal sounds like the way to go in the long run. The only downside
I see is with two horizontal couplings, the thermometer will only be 1.5 inches off the bottom.