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Posted in thread: Can I ferment completely closed in corny keg under pressure? on 11-11-2011 at 07:56 PM
i haven't read all the way through this thread, but isn't there a fail safe considering the
yeast will begin to die around 30ish psi? it seems like the yeast cell walls would collapse and
Posted in thread: Estimating gallons in a 12" pot on 09-27-2011 at 04:14 PM
^ is an exponent. ^2 = squared.
Posted in thread: Why use a sight glass on brew kettle? on 09-26-2011 at 09:05 PM
i have a stainless steel "stick" that i use that is marked off by 1/2 gallon. imho, a sight
glass is just something else that can mess up and ruin your brew day.
Posted in thread: drilling through a cooler on 09-26-2011 at 05:11 PM
i really like the setup for the fittings in the link runningweird posted above. but, i have a
question. i am going to use a stainless hose braid, at least to start with. how will i connect
that to the...
Posted in thread: drilling through a cooler on 09-26-2011 at 04:22 PM
:mug:that's perfect. thanks for the link! :ban:
Posted in thread: drilling through a cooler on 09-26-2011 at 04:15 PM
yeah, i don't exactly have a plan to make sure it seals yet. that's going to be the challenge.
i figure i'll find some sort of rubber washer to go on the inside.
Posted in thread: drilling through a cooler on 09-26-2011 at 04:11 PM
i'm getting ready to make my foray into ag, and i'm trying to do so with as little cost as
possible. i'm going to batch sparge, and want the ability to do 10 gallon batches. i figure if
i want to do a...
Posted in thread: How can I make my beer more clear? on 09-23-2011 at 09:09 PM
whirlfloc/irish moss, cold crash, make sure your fermentor is settled before you rack (don't
shake it up moving it right before you rack), gelatin.also, it's a little easier to get clear
beer if you k...
Posted in thread: So,,,,,how much will I save on 09-23-2011 at 09:02 PM
equipment excluded, about $0.50 per beer if you are brewing extract. much less than that if
you're doing all grain. unless you go crazy overboard on your equipment, it will all pay for
Posted in thread: I lucked out getting this....and can I use this as a keg?? on 09-23-2011 at 05:10 PM
yeah, i think i would make a nifty fermentor out of that thing. rigging it up to use it as a
keg will probably be more headache than it's worth.