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Posted in thread: My low tech brew rig on 07-09-2016 at 05:23 AM
I like it! I actually had a very similar one that I sold because I was moving. I am building a
similar one again right now with drain and return ports added. If you don't mind my asking what
Posted in thread: Testing stove boiling power for first all-grain on 06-16-2016 at 07:30 PM
If the surface is being turned over you are good, the only reason for a boil is to constant mix
the volume and turn the surface over to Sid volatilization of ect. You can even accomplish that
with a p...
Posted in thread: Non-conical bottom drain fermenter on 12-10-2015 at 07:04 PM
How did this work?
Posted in thread: BIAB with higher finishing gravities on 11-10-2015 at 09:20 PM
I've read that beta amylase will denature quicker in the thin mash but what isn't discussed in
the light of BIAB is that beta amylase works faster too so even though it denatures quickly,
Posted in thread: FYI: You can brew on 120v on 10-20-2015 at 12:14 AM
I have boiled over 9 gallons preboil in my ekettle that uses a single 2000 W element. it took a
considerable amount of time but it worked just fine.
Posted in thread: my small footprint 110volt-1500watt system on 09-28-2015 at 09:38 PM
I like that one a lot! might have to copy it! what size batches are you doing?
Posted in thread: Does this look right to you? on 09-11-2015 at 06:20 AM
Looks just fine to me the layers are (bottom to top) trub (hot break ect that made it through
your screen) then wort with yeast/cold break and at the top clear wort (where the yeast and
cold break hav...
Posted in thread: DIY FasterFerment in Corny Super Awesome Never Rack Again KAPOW! on 08-20-2015 at 07:41 PM
if you are already packaging in kegs why not just take the time and effort you would put in to
making the special lid and stand and just get an extra corny and cut the dip tube an inch or so
Posted in thread: False Bottom or Manifold for Bottom Draining Converted Keg MLT on 06-11-2015 at 08:22 PM
another strike against the manifold in a keg is that the bottom is not flat. It is my
experience that manifolds only function well if the slits/holes are against the bottom of the
vessel (talk to any ...
Posted in thread: Electric BIAB, no pump, no element guard on 05-11-2015 at 04:46 AM
I have done both, element touch the bag and with the bag contained in a basket. No problems
either way just less to clean if you leave the basket out.