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Posted in thread: Honey flavoured beer HELP NEEDED on 03-13-2016 at 01:58 AM
I just tried a honey kolsch from Rogue brewery today. It has a faint honey taste. Maybe contact
them to see how they use it. Late in the fermentation would be my guess, but I am sure it will
take off ...
Posted in thread: [CHICAGO] ISO: Sankey D Spears FT: Plastic Fermenter Buckets, Glass 1 gallon Jugs. on 03-08-2016 at 02:51 AM
I think I have a couple spears laying around, will look this weekend and let you know. I am in
Illinois LaSalle/Peru area.
Posted in thread: Looking for a little bite on 02-03-2016 at 01:53 AM
I recently tried to make a Spotted Cow clone. The attempt was close, but as I tried it against
a bottled of SC, I noticed it had a little tartness, or bite to it that mine didn't. I am not
sure if I c...
Posted in thread: Upside down Sanke keg fermentor on 12-08-2015 at 03:12 AM
I used a 1/2" stainless tube bent at a 90 degree angle. I threaded a hole in the lid and used a
plastic compression fitting that was drilled out to let the tube slide down. This way I can
stay above t...
Posted in thread: Upside down Sanke keg fermentor on 12-06-2015 at 12:15 AM
I do like yours with the wheels. I wish I had handles at the top, but it is not bad to move
empty and I'm not going to try it full. i ferment and transfer in the same place, only move to
clean. Enjoy ...
Posted in thread: Upside down Sanke keg fermentor on 12-05-2015 at 02:09 AM
The tube are 3/4 inch blow off, not really needed with all the extra headspace. A 1/4" ball
valve for co2 inlet and 1/2" adjustable diptube for beer transfer. The 8 inch tri clover makes
it very easy ...
Posted in thread: Upside down Sanke keg fermentor on 12-05-2015 at 02:02 AM
here is the fermenter I built, hope picture comes up
Posted in thread: Upside down Sanke keg fermentor on 12-04-2015 at 11:16 AM
I made a fermenter from a discarded Sanke keg. Welded 3 legs on the bottom to raise it up,
welded an 8 inch tri clover fitting on the bottom, now the top. I drilled all my holes for
transfer tubing th...
Posted in thread: Why do you home brew? on 05-03-2015 at 02:11 PM
I also like the DIY aspects of brewing. I seem to enjoy making some of the equipment as much as
I like to brew. I like it when I give someone a brew that has never tried a homebrew and they
say "hey t...
Posted in thread: DIY Stainless Steel Fermenters on 03-06-2015 at 02:58 AM
You might be able to down to a 4", even if you can't get your arm all the way in you could get
a brush in to clean it, or soak with pbw flush and rinse. The stainless cleans pretty easy if
done right ...