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  • I'm married to a great woman and have three kids. I am originally from Michigan but have moved all around the country since joining the Coast Guard in 1983. I still follow my beloved Detroit sports teams...
  • 30 years in the US Coast Guard. Retired
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  • Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-26-2016 at 07:44 PM

  • Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 07-26-2016 at 01:11 PM
    Not sure what i'm doing wrong but I haven't been able to nail this beer yet, first attempt it
    had an aftertaste and the second time I brewed it it seems to taste overly bitter (this is
    before carbonat...

  • Posted in thread: Mosaic S.M.A.S.H. (yellow rose clone) on 07-25-2016 at 03:55 AM
    Pilsner malt is sometimes boiled for 90 mins to drive off DMS (cream corn taste)Some people say
    it isn't necessary to boil for 90 minutes others say it is. YMMV

  • Posted in thread: Another grain storage question on 07-24-2016 at 06:18 PM
    Homer buckets and lids in my hot as Hades garage. It stays fresh. Cheap and effective.

  • Posted in thread: Outdoor bbq keezer on 07-24-2016 at 01:22 AM
    I don't have a solution for your problem, but that is nice outdoor kitchen!

  • Posted in thread: A Simple Garage Collar Keezer With Magnetic Drip Tray on 07-18-2016 at 12:14 PM
    Very nice.

  • Posted in thread: Lawless keezer on 07-12-2016 at 11:16 PM

  • Posted in thread: 6 pints of sludge and counting on 07-01-2016 at 09:22 PM
    Red Solo cups

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"Filled with mingled cream and amber I will drain that glass again. Such hilarious visions clamber through the chambers of my brain--Quaintest thoughts--queerest fancies come to life and fade away; Who cares how time advances? I am drinking ale today"-Edgar Alan Poe My Keezer build: Quote: Originally Posted by TyTanium View Post Do what you like, brew what you like. Don't be a tool.