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Posted in thread: During the first Gulf War.... on 04-17-2009 at 04:16 PM
Retarded? He was working in a high-profile position for a regime led by a madman who had a bad
habit of shooting followers (and thier families) who had displeased him - and sometimes would
Posted in thread: Maintaining Mash Temp with Oven (PM) on 03-25-2009 at 08:27 PM
Yes - on my last batch, due to be bottled this weekend. The only problem was that the oven's
minimum temperature when set to 'warm' was 170*. So I put a thermometer in the oven and would
give it 30-40...
Posted in thread: Packing Peanuts! on 03-25-2009 at 04:24 AM
The UPS store I occasionaly use took a box of them off my hands. Just call them up to confirm
that they will take them.
Posted in thread: Slurry Trade - San Antonio? on 03-17-2009 at 08:25 PM
to me at least, saving seven dollars is not worth having to trust someone else with your
yeastWell, I guess that is a consideration. I would at least want to know that they took good
care of their yea...
Posted in thread: Slurry Trade - San Antonio? on 03-17-2009 at 04:00 PM
I am trying to get my summer beers lined up here and have a Kolsch coming out of the fermenter
this weekend. I would like to get a hefe started soon, so will need some hefe yeast -
preferably the Wyea...
Posted in thread: Kegerator Security - Keeping Randoms/Drunks from Stealing my Beer on 03-16-2009 at 02:42 PM
Take a picture of you urinating into a keg. Label it "My Sanitation Procedures are All
Natural." Post it directly above the taps.Should stop all but the most dedicated.
Posted in thread: How long to fill a bottle? on 03-14-2009 at 02:29 AM
Wow! That's really long. Mine is about 10-12 seconds, including a bump or two if can't quite
see where the beer level is in the bottle when I get close to the top.Are you siphoning or
using a spigot v...
Posted in thread: New Lhbs San Antonio Tx on 03-12-2009 at 07:36 PM
Sweet! And almost in my neighborhood! I can drop by the next time SWMBO drags me to the mall!
Posted in thread: Why do I keep making bottle bombs? on 03-12-2009 at 05:57 PM
Somewhere in your bottling equipment, the nasties have a little clubhouse. And I bet it will be
one of those 'obvious' places that you will kick yourself when you realize you have been
Posted in thread: Shiner Cheer on 12-15-2008 at 12:28 AM
Yes. The mother-in-law brought home a six-pack for me a couple of weeks ago. I was quite
un-impressed. Note to Shiner - next time leave the peaches on the tree! Just blech!Chris