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Posted in thread: Anything I can do about a scratch inside my plastic conical? on 12-02-2013 at 10:55 AM
Unfortunately its a little large to completely fill with sanatizer. Im wondering if something
like this would help though: I can perhaps buff the scratches out, I would think the micro
Posted in thread: Anything I can do about a scratch inside my plastic conical? on 12-02-2013 at 07:39 AM
I think I already know the answer though :(I recently purchased a new conical tank (not specced
for brewing, we don't have those here) and it has a scratch inside it - clearly visible from
the naked e...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Monitoring on 10-23-2012 at 07:46 AM
Ooooooh, that's so cool! Payday just needs to come so I can back this!
Posted in thread: Anything I can do about my leaking keg? on 08-15-2011 at 05:40 AM
How would I go about peeling the rubber back without damaging it? Not that I don't mind
damaging the rubber to fix the keg, just looking for some tips.
Posted in thread: Anything I can do about my leaking keg? on 08-14-2011 at 07:34 PM
I got a new 2.5 gal corny, replaced all the o-rings and did a leak test.The damn thing is
leaking around the plastic part (which doesn't seem to make sense??) another shot. there
anything I can do t...
Posted in thread: Brewing Software for Windows Phone 7!! on 06-29-2011 at 11:42 AM
It's called "Brew Master"Currently just shows random recipes (seems to be from beersmith
samples?) but it's a really cool start!!
Posted in thread: Yeast washing and removing oxygen on 06-22-2011 at 12:51 PM
In the yeast washing sticky Bernie Brewer saysBoil it for about 20 minutes or so. This will
sanitize everything as well as get rid of any oxygen in the water, so the yeasties will take a
nice long nap...
Posted in thread: An irish ale that didn't make it.... on 06-10-2011 at 09:55 AM
Nice colour at least :)
Posted in thread: Brewing California Common Beer on 06-10-2011 at 09:37 AM
I'm from JHB so I suffer with the same ingredient shortage that you do. Here's my take on
it:I've made it quite a few times before, only once with a lager yeast (before I was actually
set up for lager...
Posted in thread: anyone used xylitol yet? on 06-08-2011 at 05:32 PM
JayDVenter: Did you manage to sort anything out? I'm in JHB and I can't find any lactose
anywhere either.South Africa REALLY needs a decent homebrew store.(Zombie thread is zombied...)