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  • Posted in thread: Hitting target gravity on 01-25-2014 at 03:36 AM
    So once I figure out efficiency, how do I adjust preboil to hit intended target of that
    particular batch or can I?Try this website, it'll give you how much water to add to lower
    gravity or how much DM...

  • Posted in thread: Going from partial boil to full boil on 06-30-2012 at 12:50 AM
    I too use NB kits and do full boils. I don't change anything other than the amount of boil
    water; 6-6.5 gallons to account for boil off. I still only steep the grains (if included in
    kit) in the recom...

  • Posted in thread: Bottling/Brewing kind of day on 06-23-2012 at 04:29 PM
    Bottled an American Ale this morning, and getting ready to brew a batch of American Brown Ale
    this afternoon. I know it's not the 4th just yet, but got up went outside on a beautiful
    morning, hung the...

  • Posted in thread: How to make a wooden beer crate on 06-22-2012 at 03:48 AM
    Awesome...the lid is a nice touch

  • Posted in thread: Full Boil for Extract Kits on 06-22-2012 at 03:23 AM
    I normally steep in 2-3 gallons, fill pot up to 6.5 gallons +- , then boil and brew away.
    (Maybe try some FermCap to help with the boilovers, but plan on being pretty busy the first 30
    minutes or so t...

  • Posted in thread: Method for Steeping Specialty Grain on 05-06-2012 at 12:06 PM
    sounds good to me! that's what I do as well and seems to work just fine :mug:

  • Posted in thread: Cheers from Columbus, OH on 02-16-2012 at 12:23 AM
    Well, after 4 weeks in primary, finally got my Irish Red in bottles. Ended up with 46 12oz
    bottles. Now just need to wait a few more weeks and give it a taste! Also need to be thinking
    about what I wa...

  • Posted in thread: Cheers from Columbus, OH on 01-16-2012 at 09:45 PM
    Pitched my yeast about noon yesterday. I noticed within the first few hours, I had some
    "sediment" in the bottom of my bucket, but thanks to HBT, I knew not to worry, it was most like
    either trub or y...

  • Posted in thread: Greeting from NE Ohio on 01-15-2012 at 10:20 PM
    Good luck! First batch here in 5+ years today. Shout out from Columbus

  • Posted in thread: New from Texas on 01-15-2012 at 10:18 PM
    Good luck!