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Posted in thread: regulator leaks at weep hole on 10-02-2014 at 01:34 PM
i ended up replacing it. also, from now on I make sure the reg valve is on it's lowest setting
before hooking up to a tank.Damn. Yeah I might end up scrapping mine as well. The repair kits
are cheap b...
Posted in thread: regulator leaks at weep hole on 09-29-2014 at 03:00 PM
as i understand it the type i have is now owned by taprite and it's a crapshoot for a rebuild
kit. I disected the thing last night so I would feel completely comfortable rebuilding it. is
there ANY ch...
Posted in thread: Is simple cider really as simple as pitching yeast on 09-22-2012 at 03:31 PM
It's stupid easy. I made my first cider last month following a super simple recipe. 5 gallons
Mott's apple juice (no preservatives), 2 lbs light brown sugar, 1 pack Nottingham ale yeast.
Heated about ...
Posted in thread: Label Removal Thread on 06-03-2011 at 06:48 PM
Sorry I can't help, I've never measured it. I use a utility sink in my basement/brewery, fill
it with what I would estimate might be 2 - 4 gallons of water (enough to cover the bottles)
then pour in w...
Posted in thread: Label Removal Thread on 06-03-2011 at 06:40 PM
How long did you soak. I have never had a problem with film from Oxiclean. I don't soak for
more than 20-30m though.Well on at least one occasion it was overnight, but other times it's
only been for a...
Posted in thread: Label Removal Thread on 06-03-2011 at 03:20 PM
Have you tried, after the oxyclean or washing soda soak, a short soak in diluted vinegar?
Cheap, and for my water at least, gets rid of any residue or scales. Plus, its cheap, like me
;)I tried a smal...
Posted in thread: Label Removal Thread on 06-03-2011 at 02:59 PM
First, thank you everyone for your suggestions. Thought I'd throw my 2 cents in since I've been
experimenting with the best method of cleaning my own bottles. Arm and Hammer washing soda is
Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 05-26-2011 at 06:09 PM