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Posted in thread: Which is more important? on 12-23-2014 at 01:11 AM
There are lots of power supplies on eBay or amazon... I used a 3amp model that was $10 with
shipping but you have lots of options.. since I use both 24v and 12v I now use a bigger 6a 24v
power supply ...
Posted in thread: Which is more important? on 12-23-2014 at 12:05 AM
I would buy a cereal killer for $100 and then take the savings and buy a $20 12v or 24v dc food
grade pump such as this... currently have 2 12v versions I've been using a year now and just
added 2 st...
Posted in thread: Home brewing in Japan on 12-22-2014 at 11:50 PM
It is. I'm fairly new to homebrewing. I'm gathering equipment and kinda need to look ahead a
bit. For example, I just purchased a new burner, Does japan use the same style of Propane tanks
we get in t...
Posted in thread: Which is more important? on 12-21-2014 at 01:54 AM
I do 10 gallon batches with a cooler mash tun setup. I have a smaller 7 gallon pot from when I
used to do 5 gallon batches. I simply drain my mash tun into there, then do a batch sparge from
the HLT. ...
Posted in thread: Yeast still good? on 12-21-2014 at 12:28 AM
Dry yeast is supposed to be re-hydrated. If you pitch dry yeast into wort or water with sugar
in it, you will lose approximately 50% of the cell count.Liquid yeast has about 100 billion
cells when pac...
Posted in thread: Which is more important? on 12-21-2014 at 12:17 AM
I have a Barley Crusher which has worked great for me, but from everything I have read here, I
would buy a Monster Mill if I had to do it again.
Posted in thread: Yeast still good? on 12-20-2014 at 05:13 PM
They are most likely fine, but since you are using liquid yeast, you should make a starter
Posted in thread: Which is more important? on 12-20-2014 at 04:58 PM
I've been brewing for over 20 years and still don't use a pump. I use my Mill every brew day.
But that is just me. I am quite satisfied with gravity feed for my needs, but like to be able
to store gra...
Posted in thread: Home brewing in Japan on 12-20-2014 at 10:14 AM
Anyone brewing in the Yokosuka area? I'm getting transferred to the naval station there in
September and I'm a new but avid home brewer. Are there any clubs in that area of
Japan?Yokosuka is pretty cl...
Posted in thread: 3rd Ruined Batch. Please help... on 12-20-2014 at 10:01 AM
Hey Snow,There is a very active Japan homebrewing community. We have a thread here. also have
a facebook group herehttps://www.facebook.com/groups/409167752562778/Maybe we can help you out
with any J...