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Posted in thread: Aluminum pot question on 06-10-2010 at 05:20 PM
hmm all interesting info thanks. well i found out that my water is moderately hard, 125 PPM.i
have never used a cleaner other than dish detergent on my pots and my other aluminum pot i use
Posted in thread: Aluminum pot question on 06-10-2010 at 06:58 AM
Thanks for the info Travis, ill take that into consideration when upgrading equipment.Mojotele,
yea it happens with another aluminum pot i have aswell. I live in a big city, population 6
million, and ...
Posted in thread: Aluminum pot question on 06-10-2010 at 05:07 AM
hi, I have used an aluminum pot a few times and i find when i boil water, after it is finished
boiling the water looks cloudy and milky, is this happening with other people aluminum pots? i
Posted in thread: Gushers on 05-27-2010 at 06:17 PM
We need more info before folks start armchair theorizing. Let's get down to basics.How are you
bottling your beer, bulk or individually?How much sugar are you using?What temp are bottling
at?Do you cr...
Posted in thread: Gushers on 05-26-2010 at 05:12 AM
So i have made a few batches of brew and for some reason random bottles will be gushers, not
really sure why. all have conditioned for over 4 weeks some for a few months and all gushers
have been chil...
Posted in thread: Blow off tube emergency on 05-12-2010 at 06:53 PM
never mind, i did a search and saw some people jamming their siphon hose into their airlock, as
my hose didnt fit my aorlock, i did jam it into the rubber bung, problem solved! if i had any
sort of ac...
Posted in thread: Blow off tube emergency on 05-12-2010 at 06:33 PM
hey everyone, i am in need of a makeshift blowoff tube immediately, i can see the krausen
spilling into the airlock currently, problem is i dont have the proper size tubing, and i have
to leave for wo...
Posted in thread: 1st mead 4 months ago on 05-08-2010 at 04:22 PM
yep thats the yeast i used. i guess maybe i had a stuck fermentation, or it was still going
really slowly. oh well, live and learn. ill try joes grape mead next for sure, looks like a
Posted in thread: 1st mead 4 months ago on 05-08-2010 at 05:18 AM
KCworthog, thanks great info, next batch i make i will for sure use energizer. im just hoping i
dont get bottle bombs on this one. it was good mead, way overly sweet but still drinkable
(added an ounc...
Posted in thread: 1st mead 4 months ago on 05-08-2010 at 03:12 AM
Hey, so my girlfriend and i made our first any only mead back in december, and we bottled it
today. it was the ancient mead recipe but we used champagne yeast, i think it was called Lalvin
ec-119 or s...