Last Activity:10-01-2007 2:52 PM
Posted in thread: Avoiding Cold-Break Proteins on 09-04-2007 at 06:13 PM
I don't even bother trying to remove any of this in my brews. I just dump the entire thing into
the fermenting bucket and let it go. I have never had any problems with this method.
Posted in thread: Reuse Trub? on 07-27-2007 at 01:49 PM
Well this has turned out to be the strangest brew I have done yet. I pulled the fermenting
bucket out last night to rack the beer to secondary. Strangely, it looked a lot like chocolate
milk. Well I r...
Posted in thread: Reuse Trub? on 07-25-2007 at 05:32 PM
I have a couple of questions in light of the new comments.1. What are the negative effects of
utilizing too much yeast?2. What is meant by washing the yeast and how does one do this?
Posted in thread: Reuse Trub? on 07-25-2007 at 01:51 PM
I repitched on top of my old yeast cake and major fermentation began within 2 hours! Holy Cow!
I have never seen anything like it. It has been 4 days and this thing is still going like gang
Posted in thread: Reuse Trub? on 07-11-2007 at 05:35 PM
I agree about the blow off for sure. I have done it before and definitely plan to do one for
this one! My main concern was the possibility of imparting off flavors to the next batch,
because there are...
Posted in thread: Reuse Trub? on 07-10-2007 at 06:22 PM
Hello all,I am relatively new to this and am about to brew my 6th batch and had a question. I
ordered an ale kit from AHB about 4 months ago and just never got around to brewing it. I did
Posted in thread: sanyo 4912 on 04-10-2007 at 12:41 PM
All of the kegerators I have seen in the store come with the tank, regulator and lines for
under $500.I went with the store bought one and wish I would have built my own now. With all of
Posted in thread: Adding A Fan to Keggerator on 03-31-2007 at 01:13 PM
Well,I found an AC powered, PC sized fan for around $10!If anyone else is interested here is
Posted in thread: Adding A Fan to Keggerator on 03-30-2007 at 08:30 PM
Sirsloop,I agree on the temperature setting for certain styles. The differential between my
temperature setting and actual beer temp will still be a problem.
Posted in thread: Adding A Fan to Keggerator on 03-30-2007 at 02:06 PM
:WARNING BS ALERT:I really think the issue lies in the fact that metal (the keg) has a higher
coefficient of thermal conductivity than Air does. The plate in the back has only two settings
on and off....