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Posted in thread: Steam Injected Mash System on 04-06-2012 at 06:50 AM
Stirring the mash should alleviate any issues of directing hi temp steam into the mash. A motor
operated stirring machine would be best (for consistent churn) but stirring by hand while
Posted in thread: Major Breweries mix their mash? on 02-25-2012 at 11:58 PM
Ok after watching numerous videos on youtube showing how the big breweries make their beer, I
noticed they all use these giant mash tuns with big mixers inside slowly stirring the mash
about 6 RPM. My...
Posted in thread: My first wine. Going with Pineapple on 02-23-2012 at 03:21 AM
Haha yes it should. My first time working in the winery (first time making wine) i walked over
to one of our smaller fermentation bins to go break up and push the grape cap down into the
juice and cou...
Posted in thread: Triclamp heater element design on 02-22-2012 at 08:58 PM
Subscribed. Great job man! This is exactly how I designed mine! You could've made your life a
bit easier and bought the special made ferrules online for your elements. There are two kinds
Posted in thread: My first wine. Going with Pineapple on 02-22-2012 at 08:14 PM
That's new to me. My whole family makes wine and we never needed to use a blow off hose.
Airlocks for both prime and second. Then again we never used pineapples. We get foam but never
enough of it to ...
Posted in thread: eHERMS animation on 02-22-2012 at 04:10 AM
I'll try. I hope the mods dont get pissed if it takes me a couple tries lol. Using a iPhone to
Posted in thread: eHERMS animation on 02-22-2012 at 03:43 AM
Here's what I drew up for my system. I figured it's the easiest way to run the pipes. Just a
lot of valves. I need to simplify it somehow even more tho if possible. I like how I have
control over the ...
Posted in thread: eHERMS animation on 02-20-2012 at 06:56 PM
The first thing I noticed unless I looked at it wrong was that you didn't have a line from your
mt to your heat exchange and then back into your mt for when you recirc. Your mash. I read it's
Posted in thread: Help! on 02-20-2012 at 04:06 PM
Just a tip. Once u get your wine fermented and rack it. Save your yeast patty. You can reuse
the yeast. There's a thread on here showing how. I would insert the link but I'm using the hbt
Posted in thread: EBay fish tank controller build using Wal-mart parts on 02-20-2012 at 04:03 PM
Not sure if it has a name or model number. Just go to e-bay and search "aquarium temperature
controller f". There are a whole bunch of different sellers, but they're pretty much all ~$17