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Posted in thread: best place for used ball lock corny purchase on 06-22-2014 at 01:42 AM
Adventures in Home Brewing. probably have the best prices around and ship fast/cheap. Check
out their "loose handle" kegs. A little Gorilla Glue and they're good as new! If I need kegs, I
Posted in thread: 15 gallon Igloo cooler mash tun on 06-15-2014 at 12:23 AM
I found a couple of these coolers on craig's list from a local coffee roaster.I'm using one as
a HLT, the other as a mash tun. I drilled a return port at the top for RIMS. I tried using a
Posted in thread: 3/4 inch copper issues on 05-19-2014 at 12:13 AM
Thanks for the post LU. That tracks too because I filled the tun with water and pumped it out,
no issues.So I may have a stuck sparge is what you're saying? The grain bed is constricting
flow? I may h...
Posted in thread: 3/4 inch copper issues on 05-18-2014 at 05:23 PM
I just created a new set up for a 15 gallon industrial cooler (galvanized outside, stainless
inside). I thought I would use 3/4 inch copper to make the manifold as opposed to 1/2, thinking
this would ...
Posted in thread: Advice on cleaning Used kegs on 05-09-2014 at 12:55 PM
Bar keepers friend takes off beer stone in a hurry. And it's cheap. I use it in the brewery and
in the kitchen when I burn dinner.Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Oddness on stir plate with best of both worlds on 05-09-2014 at 02:27 AM
I don't use 002 that much, so your observation is helpful. I do use Chico and1272 regularly,
and they typically look like the plate on the right. It's hard for me to think the beers will
turn out exac...
Posted in thread: Oddness on stir plate with best of both worlds on 05-09-2014 at 01:20 AM
I am using White's Best of Both Worlds for the first time. I used the same starter wort and
yeast dated from the same day. The wort looks dramatically differently on the stir plate. One
looks like egg...
Posted in thread: Mash thickness as a pH adjustment on 01-17-2014 at 11:22 PM
Great topic, I've been starting to kick the idea around in my head as well. Whenever I use a
thinner mash, I notice my PH go down seemingly proportionally. Today I mashed a 2.5 SRM Pils
pretty thin, u...
Posted in thread: Perlick 525SS questions on 01-13-2014 at 12:37 AM
The below link is to a 9 page thread illustrating some issues people had with this tap. I found
this when I was looking to find a solution for my leak. hoping it's fixed now that I put new
Posted in thread: Perlick 525SS questions on 01-12-2014 at 10:53 PM
All right, I'm a simpleton. I pulled the lever increasingly harder. It finally came out, as did
the second gasket. I can see where the second gasket obviously goes.There is a thread on here