Last Activity:07-26-2015 12:53 AM
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Posted in thread: Driveway Pilsner on 05-17-2015 at 02:40 PM
at least you didn't get burnt! sucks though, my neighborhood would still be echoing my
obsinities.I have to agree, that could have been one nasty burn. I've been putting off getting
a burner, after se...
Posted in thread: Mistakes in Parenting on 05-14-2015 at 12:48 AM
I have, and will continue to, pray daily they forget.My youngest is 22, oldest 33. My guess is
they won't forget, but lots of prayer certainly can't hurt!
Posted in thread: Galvanized paint stirrer danger? on 04-25-2015 at 12:55 AM
I'm not a chemist or metallurgist, but there is no way I would use anything galvanized for
brewing. At the very least I would be afraid of off flavors, at worst some toxic effect. Give
me stainless, g...
Posted in thread: Help with motor for grain mill on 04-17-2015 at 01:39 AM
What brand was it? Most modern front loaders use a DC motor that uses a 3 phase pulsed DC from
a converter board to run the motor. The motor you have looks like one of those, without the
converter I d...
Posted in thread: Keg foams halfway in - HELP! on 04-14-2015 at 01:30 AM
Check the beer out post, poppet and dip tube for clogs. You might be getting trub up in the
post or trapped in the poppet spring that would cause this. I had this on a beer I dry
hopped.Also had foami...
Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-21-2015 at 10:04 PM
Thanks for the chance!
Posted in thread: Sampling Syringe on 03-15-2015 at 01:30 PM
Very clever idea! I hate taking the lids off my buckets to take a sample, so I usually let it
ferment 3 weeks, open and float a hydrometer in the bucket, as long as it's close to expected
FG I keg it....
Posted in thread: Your three favorite hops for an IPA on 03-14-2015 at 10:02 PM
My favorites are Centennial and Citra. Don't have a third right now, I've used Galaxy, Nugget,
and Galena with good results. Working on an IPA with honey malt that may help me develop a
strong third, ...
Posted in thread: Starsan sucked back into carboy - half a gallon worth on 03-14-2015 at 09:54 PM
But I kinda hate the bride and her family... maybe just serve it to her side :)Ok, at the bar
you say... "Are you with the bride or groom?" And then serve the beer, what if the StarSan
batch is the be...
Posted in thread: Scrub Master 3000 Version 2.0 on 03-14-2015 at 09:23 PM
I diluted the Oxi and will try much less the next time. But I'll say it doesn't take long, I
had two that have been sitting around dirty for longer than I care to admit. But 3 or 4 minutes
and they ar...