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Last Activity:09-23-2013 8:01 PM
Posted in thread: Slight Bouncing around the fermenter on 01-14-2013 at 04:30 PM
The only concern would be upsetting the settling of the floc particles. If there is enough
bouncing they will stay in suspension rather than settle out. If that is still the route you
want to go I wou...
Posted in thread: DIY wort chiller questions. on 01-06-2013 at 09:39 PM
I would be concerned with cleaning. Wort is full of debris, that can easily stick to the
insides of the copper. This is why most people use a reverse system. Keeping the wort on the
outside means you ...
Posted in thread: Wanted: This One Goes to 11 Ale clone on 01-02-2013 at 10:08 PM
I too had a similar offer from a coworker. Completely bummed I didn't buy some when I was at
Bells. Apparently they still have some kegs around, it would be nice if they would make some
Posted in thread: Getting Proper Yield on 10-15-2012 at 05:27 PM
Thank you all so much for the replies!I have a hydrometer and I generally use it to take an
Original and Final reading just to make sure they yeast is actually doing its job, but I'm not
Posted in thread: Getting Proper Yield on 10-15-2012 at 02:25 AM
Hey all,So over the past few brews I've tried, I've noticed that the yield of my brew seems to
vary greatly. I've been averaging about about 20-24 bombers per intended 5 gallon batch.
Sometimes it's m...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Kalamazoo, Michigan! on 10-13-2012 at 08:04 PM
Has anyone been to the Beer Exchange? I was thinking about checking this place out the next
time Im in Kalamazoo but what to make sure its worth my while.The Beer Exchange is a good place
to go. Espec...
Posted in thread: Priming sugar on 10-12-2012 at 03:10 AM
I think it would do the same thing (carbonation) but flavor wise, I have read that corn sugar
is the way to go.*Table sugar is cane sugar I believeTable sugar is different that cane. Cane
Posted in thread: clean brew bucket drain? on 10-12-2012 at 02:15 AM
I have the same spigots (in the used brew kit I just bought). There was a similar dark spot
that you could see in the threaded part. When you feel the inside, there is no deposit it
appears to be a st...
Posted in thread: "Off" beer taste on 10-12-2012 at 01:13 AM
dirty bottle possibly?
Posted in thread: Priming sugar on 10-12-2012 at 01:11 AM
The Brewers Best 5 gal kits come with 5 ounces of priming sugar.