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Posted in thread: 1st use of secondary on 08-06-2014 at 02:24 PM
In response to chewse to using wood chipsAlthough this is my first attempt at brewing a wee
heavy, I've definitely drunk a few. I'm not sure if your familiar with the style, but it is
strong, very mal...
Posted in thread: 1st use of secondary on 08-05-2014 at 04:32 PM
Anyhow what I've decided to do is bottle 2 gallons and put remaining 1 gallon in a gallon jug
and condition there with some wood chips. Then I can compareCheers
Posted in thread: 1st use of secondary on 08-05-2014 at 01:31 AM
I haven't progressed to kegging yet, I figured if I had a CO2 tank I could probably just purge
the carboy with CO2.Thanks for the idea of putting in the secondary just before end of
Posted in thread: 1st use of secondary on 08-04-2014 at 11:36 PM
I was hoping you wouldn't say that lol I guess it's worth the investment of about $30. Still
it's good to know I can condition it in the house. Thanks
Posted in thread: 1st use of secondary on 08-04-2014 at 11:12 PM
HiI'm brewing my first strong ale, a wee heavy. I decided to do a small batch of just 3 gallons
and was hoping to have first tastings at Christmas.I'm expecting to leave in the primary for
about 3 to ...
Posted in thread: Pail Kettle Tipper for batch sparging on 07-24-2014 at 01:56 PM
Ok well it seems a pump would be a good investment eventually, i could use it to wirlpool
aswell. At the moment i lift the HLT water and all and pour it in lolNext time i'll just use a
jug i guess. St...
Posted in thread: Pail Kettle Tipper for batch sparging on 07-24-2014 at 11:09 AM
HiI was going to make another tipper to tip into that tipper ha nahI thought of just making a
simple tipper that would fit my HLT I was just showing the link as an example, anyhow that may
even fit so...
Posted in thread: Pail Kettle Tipper for batch sparging on 07-20-2014 at 04:53 PM
HiI was trying to think of a way of making my batch sparging easier, lifting a kettle of hot
water is awkward and not to mention dangerous. I was wondering if anyone has used or built
anything like th...
Posted in thread: Temperature Controller Fluctuation on 07-18-2014 at 01:06 AM
OK I'm gonna give it another look tomorrow, see whats up. Sit and and watch dam thing see what
happens exactly. Thanks for the reply
Posted in thread: Temperature Controller Fluctuation on 07-18-2014 at 12:16 AM
HiCan anyone with experience of temp controllers advise me. I have a 5 cu ft black and decker
chest freezer with an Auber TD100a dual temp controller. I have a 6.5 gallon brew bucket with
water in it ...