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Posted in thread: How to plug up spigot hole in kettle when not needed? on 11-13-2013 at 06:52 PM
I use a stainless steel plug with the hex flats (larger than the hole) on the outside and a
stainless nut and o-ring on the inside.Sorry, they probably don't have these at home depot
Posted in thread: we are all a bunch of nerds on 08-14-2013 at 12:52 AM
Posted in thread: Hops boiled in water, then added to the wort on 08-13-2013 at 01:33 PM
It would probably be easier yet to just use hop extract
Posted in thread: Carbonating on 08-08-2013 at 01:36 AM
The risk is beer running out the gas dip tube and hitting the regulator. Bad juju. Once you've
put pressure on the keg, definitely do not reduce the gas pressure before setting it upright!A
Posted in thread: Painting Green Bottles Black on 08-08-2013 at 12:47 AM
I've drank a lot of beer from glasses on hot sunny days for a long time. I've never had one
skunk on me before I finished it.It's not going to skunk in seconds unless you are pumping it
past an indust...
Posted in thread: Not your normal pattern on 08-08-2013 at 12:33 AM
The website doesn't list what yeast comes in the kit. Does it come with lager yeast? In the
future you should wait for the yeast to drop and the beer to clear before bottling, the yeast
need to reabso...
Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 07-25-2013 at 12:20 PM
When you wish you could buy your PBW in 55# bulk... :DWill 50 pounds work?
Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 07-25-2013 at 12:09 AM
You have given yourself whiplash turning on the sink.I've done this too many times
Posted in thread: Ass Kisser Smoked Porter Recipe? on 07-20-2013 at 02:26 AM
I have no idea about the recipe, but OG 16 means 16° plato, approximately 1.064.
Posted in thread: Whats the biggest bonehead mistake you've made while brewing? on 07-19-2013 at 12:43 AM
I also ran out of ice for my ice bath one night and had to throw a bunch of frozen stakes and
such in the sinkWhy do you freeze your stakes? I would think that could make them brittle. I
just keep min...