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Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-06-2014 at 02:56 PM
Thank you Spike Brewing...I'm In.
Posted in thread: Installing Banjo Burners on 03-23-2012 at 05:10 PM
I hope this works for; I tried something quite similar when I first built my Brutus and had
problems with turning a 90 right out of the burner. I'm running low pressure propane and when I
tried the 90...
Posted in thread: Temperature Probe Wiring Question on 07-18-2011 at 07:13 PM
I just received the temperature probes for my Love TS2 (24 volt) controllers. The probes are
three wire (black, red, and white). My question is, which two wires (colors) should go to the
probe input c...
Posted in thread: burners on 06-21-2011 at 12:13 PM
I originally purchased two Hurricane burners and used them as purchased for two years. I have
recently incorporated them into a Brutus system, along with a BG-14 from Agri Supply (converted
to low pre...
Posted in thread: Reusing Bottles on 03-26-2011 at 09:25 PM
Goldiggie just reminded me that I forgot to mention; Yes, make sure you sanitize before
bottling even if you have rinsed and cleaned the bottles with Oxyclean or another cleaner.
Posted in thread: Reusing Bottles on 03-26-2011 at 09:12 PM
I have reused bottles many,many times with little or no problems. I've found the easiest most
efficient way of cleaning them is to rinse them with tap water as soon as I empty them, place
them in a 5 ...
Posted in thread: Blue Moon Clone on 03-26-2011 at 02:13 PM
Just an FYI...I've had good luck picking up ground Valencia orange peel in the spice section at
Walmart. It's McCormick brand and should be available at almost any grocery store. Same goes
for ground ...
Posted in thread: Keeping fit/slim/combating weight gain on 03-23-2011 at 08:28 PM
I started brewing when I retired (2 1/2 years ago) and actually lost about 20 pounds. I think
most of that was due to the fact that I am much more active now then while I was working, and
I'm also eat...
Posted in thread: Props to Northern Brewer on 03-22-2011 at 12:29 PM
I'm fortunate to live less than an hour from their St Paul store. Their in-store selection and
customer service are excellent. The only problem is I always buy more than I intended when in
the store. ...
Posted in thread: Is AG really not as scary as I thought? on 03-16-2011 at 06:25 PM
When I started brewing a year and a half ago I started with all grain from the get go...and
glad I did.I would recommend gleaning as much info as you can from this forum as it is hands
down the best s...