Last Activity:03-17-2013 12:57 AM
Posted in thread: Hydrometer help on 02-18-2013 at 05:10 AM
Troll alert!Sorry I don't get it
Posted in thread: Hydrometer help on 02-17-2013 at 04:13 PM
Good points. It's actually about 12 inches of sewing thread held on by a piece of tape. A
friend loaned it to me who's brewed with it for years. Also it took a good reading last week,
so I don't think...
Posted in thread: Hydrometer help on 02-17-2013 at 04:29 AM
Dropped in tap water and it did the same, dropped well below 1.000. Actually below 990.
Posted in thread: Hydrometer help on 02-17-2013 at 04:12 AM
Thanks for the replies. It must be broken. Probably dropped it or my kids got hold of it.
Anyway the beer looks and tastes great. AHS Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stout clone kit.
Posted in thread: Hydrometer help on 02-17-2013 at 04:04 AM
OG was +/- 1.05 a week ago. I made a yeast starter and it cooked vigorously for 4 days then
slowly for 3 more. The beer tastes great.
Posted in thread: Hydrometer help on 02-17-2013 at 03:54 AM
First time using a hydrometer I hit OG right after brewing. After 7 days of vigorous
fermentation that slowly tapered off I racked to secondary as per the instructions. Once in
secondary I took anothe...
Posted in thread: just ordered 2 kits... on 02-12-2013 at 06:19 PM
I brewed the NB Irish red ale in December. It has a decent flavor but I put too little priming
sugar in and it's a little flat. It was my first time brewing and I'm guessing I screwed up on
a few poin...
Posted in thread: Is secondary fermenter necessary? on 01-11-2013 at 03:23 PM
Wow. Thanks for the excellent explanation. I will try it both ways.
Posted in thread: Hello from AZ desert on 01-10-2013 at 11:09 PM
I'm on the UT border, actually Vegas is closer than Flag. Probably some good stores there.
Posted in thread: Is secondary fermenter necessary? on 01-10-2013 at 10:25 PM
Awesome. Thanks. Sorry for the repetitive question.