Last Activity:10-12-2015 9:23 PM
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Posted in thread: VT/New England Style IPA/Pale Kit? on 10-01-2015 at 12:15 AM
In Vermont, we call Vermont Pale Ale "pale ale".I kid. Vermont Pale ale, or the idea of it, is
kind of a myth. But I hear where you are going with this.
Posted in thread: Denny's Fav Help on 09-20-2015 at 11:23 AM
It may take more than 16 hours. Sometimes I get action after a day/day and a half, especially
with a small yeast sample. My set up looks remarkably like yours. Do you have loose foil on the
Posted in thread: Denny's Fav Help on 09-19-2015 at 10:51 PM
Save yourself from yourself. Walk away. The yeast is in the flask, let it work. Go have a beer
while you wait to see how the yeast performs. You'll be all right.
Posted in thread: Oast capacity issue on 09-07-2015 at 05:28 PM
I have access to a lot of hops. But I only have so much oast space. I am better of picking the
hops right before having space as opposed to picking in advance, correct? I have a fridge I
could store t...
Posted in thread: 14 Gallon electronic solution for heating? on 08-09-2015 at 10:49 AM
The more I read about brewing with induction, the more I want to try it. I'm not sure if the
Morebeer kettle is induction ready, but your situation seems to lend well to it. You will need
220 for 14 g...
Posted in thread: Almost-stuck mash/circulation in RIMS setup on 08-06-2015 at 11:24 PM
I'm with you, I have nothing but love for NorCal and Jay. His work is beautiful, and he is a
super nice guy. I was a little bitchy about the bag at first, but I really dig clean up this
way. I drain o...
Posted in thread: Almost-stuck mash/circulation in RIMS setup on 08-06-2015 at 08:58 PM
I don't think rice hulls do anything. That was my first attempt at a fix, and it didn't change
anything. Could be me.Lessening my crush and lowering my efficiency didn't feel right to me
either.I use ...
Posted in thread: Almost-stuck mash/circulation in RIMS setup on 08-06-2015 at 01:17 AM
I had the same problem. I couldn't get the consistent flow that's necessary to make RIMS work
well. I bought a bag (Wilserbrewer is decent). For about 10 minutes, I pull the bag up by the
Posted in thread: Bolt strength on 08-01-2015 at 01:10 AM
I hate to be a bother at the grown up's table. So what you're saying is I'm okay at 180 lbs
(high estimate) with the bolts I have?Kidding, thanks guys. I appreciate the discourse.
Posted in thread: Bolt strength on 07-30-2015 at 02:50 AM
I may have the bolt size wrong. Sorry. Thank you for the knowledge. I came here to learn
something and did. I merely asked what would be within some degree of reasonableness, as I'm
sure I can ask que...