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  • Posted in thread: regulator got wet/submerged on 09-28-2014 at 03:40 PM
    Hi folks.I have a canvas bag that I use to carry around my tapping stuff (hoses fittings, etc).
    One way or another this bag wound up in a tub of ice water. Unfortunately I had a regulator in
    the bag t...

  • Posted in thread: plate heat exchanger brand for industry on 10-07-2013 at 11:54 PM
    The exchanger in the pic is about the size of some of the smaller ones we have at work.Not sure
    what you're wanting to know OP. where I work they have Tranter heat exchangers. They seem quite

  • Posted in thread: Sparging with DME on 06-02-2012 at 03:40 AM
    No sense in confusing the issue with all-grain discussion.The important thing to figure out is
    what recipe the OP is attempting to follow, and what ingredients he has on hand.A very basic
    extract reci...

  • Posted in thread: Wyeast budvar lager.. on 05-26-2012 at 04:27 PM
    absolutely. Not sure about the specifics for that particular strain, but I believe most lager
    yeast ferments best in the 10-15c range. 20c is pretty warm and might cause the yeast to
    produce undesired...

  • Posted in thread: Dealing with ash after boiling on 12-09-2011 at 05:07 PM
    Yellow flames and soot means you're running too rich: not enough air for the amount of fuel.
    Having the pot in place is good for optimizing the flame, but generally it shouldn't matter too
    much. Open ...

  • Posted in thread: Brewpub Legality Question on 10-29-2011 at 07:52 PM
    Just found this.
    fI hate lawyer speak (no offense to anyone who is a laywer, but come on!!). Am I to beli...

  • Posted in thread: What's up with Nottingham dry yeast new price? on 10-27-2011 at 02:38 AM
    Seems all (both?) the big dry yeast producers have jacked up their prices. Was at the LHBS
    recently and they had w-34/70 priced at almost seven bucks a packet! Are you kidding me? Seems
    that its still...

  • Posted in thread: Who Refills Your CO2 Tank? (not your LHBS?) on 10-20-2011 at 11:33 AM
    Rockford Fire and Safety in Rockford, IL beat out the area's large welding and gas supplier.
    Got my 4 pound tank filled for 10 bucks. 20 pound tank was 24 bucks to certify and 16 to fill.

  • Posted in thread: 15 gallon plastic kegs? on 10-14-2011 at 08:00 AM
    I gotta think he's talking about your typical blue plastic 55 gallon drum, rather than what we
    would consider a "keg".I recently grabbed 3 from work that contained NSF grade anti-foaming
    agent. Howeve...

  • Posted in thread: Going against the grain. on 10-14-2011 at 05:49 AM
    You guys ain't got nothin!I secondary the vast majority of my beers! :p ;)Also don't use a
    hydrometer a lot of the time.