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Posted in thread: Great Lakes Brewery Winter Ale on 12-11-2013 at 07:32 PM
From the Toronto brewery. anyone have any idea how I could get started on an all grain clone
Posted in thread: DIY Belgian Candi Syrup - two methods debate on 09-15-2013 at 11:51 PM
After some Googling, I've found two methods of darkening homemade Belgian candi
syrup/sugar.Let's keep the additives aside (citric acid, DAP, etc.) and not get into the debate
over cane vs. beet or wh...
Posted in thread: Cooling Snakes on 06-13-2013 at 04:46 PM
Has anyone given cooling snakes a try to control fermentation temperature or to lager? They
would have to be hooked up to either a water pump or glycol system. seen some homemade
versions of this con...
Posted in thread: Carbonating in Stainless Barrels on 05-30-2013 at 07:38 PM
Is it possible to use the stainless barrels from bubbasbarrels.com or usedstainlessbarrels.com
to force carbonate?What kind of pressure do they hold?
Posted in thread: Bitter Orange Peel in Ontario on 05-27-2013 at 03:26 PM
Can anyone tell me where they've found bitter orange peel in Ontario?I'm going to try an asian
supermarket later today.
Posted in thread: Where to buy bulk flaked or instant rice in Canada on 05-24-2013 at 06:21 PM
Does anyone know where I can buy bulk flaked or instant rice in Canada? (55lbs/25kg)My regular
malt supplier wants $40 for a bag. Their malt is reasonably priced at around $28.
Posted in thread: STC-1000 Extending Probe Wires on 04-19-2013 at 04:01 PM
I am planning on housing 3-4 STC-1000 "Ebay" Temp Controllers in a control box. Because this
box would be in a central location, I'd have to extend the probe wires by soldering
connections.Are there a...
Posted in thread: PID Autotune Goes to Boil on 03-07-2013 at 07:02 PM
I'm 99% that I have a faulty SSR. The out light on the PID goes off though my element light
stays on. Can an SSR be faulty and only work part of the time? I was always under the
impression that when i...
Posted in thread: PID Autotune Goes to Boil on 03-01-2013 at 02:56 PM
Might be a bad relay.I had the same issue. I went cheep on my SSR purchase and turns out they
were bad and not turning off the element even though the SSR light indicated it was cycling. I
Posted in thread: PID Autotune Goes to Boil on 03-01-2013 at 01:55 PM
I was following Kal's advice: try tonight with fresh water (mine's about 40F right now.)Has
anyone else had this issue?