Last Activity:08-24-2016 11:56 AM
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Posted in thread: Brain cramp on 08-22-2016 at 09:02 PM
I may have got this right after all. I have airlock action in both buckets. One is very
vigorous the other not so much, but I have buckets that side by side with everything the same
do not have the sa...
Posted in thread: Brain cramp on 08-22-2016 at 01:42 AM
Yes I have more yeast on hand
Posted in thread: Brain cramp on 08-21-2016 at 11:06 PM
Here is an oh **** moment for the folks out there. Brewing a ten gallon batch today, two 5
gallon buckets full of wort ready for yeast to be pitched. Mind wandered to something in the
house, came back...
Posted in thread: Unmalted wheat on 07-07-2016 at 02:52 AM
Question for all grain brewers. What can I do with unmalted wheat? A farmer just gave me a
large sack of wheat that he picked from his field. I have not used unmalted wheat before. What
can I expect f...
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 ...