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  • Posted in thread: Did I ruin my beer with gelatin?? on 08-28-2015 at 03:18 PM
    It will settle out. Next time, let it finish clearing in the carboy.

  • Posted in thread: High Pressure Needle Valve on 08-28-2015 at 03:09 PM
    That will work fine. It's kind of strange that they don't mention the thread pattern, but I am
    pretty sure those are NPT.I used something like this:

  • Posted in thread: Cloudy Beer on 08-28-2015 at 02:58 PM
    Was this an all-grain batch? If so, this sounds like it could be starch haze from an incomplete
    mash conversion. There is also a chance that it could be contamination. This type of haze is
    called perm...

  • Posted in thread: Dogs on 08-26-2015 at 08:00 PM
    Jeesh @Dan glad everyone is okay. The first time our puppy vomited I thought I was going to
    have to put my wife down.

  • Posted in thread: Oatmeal Stout - Recipe Help on 08-26-2015 at 07:31 PM
    Sure! Just go buy the additional grains/ME and tweak the recipe. IMO, that is a lot of roasted
    barley. I would cut that in half and increase either (or both) the chocolate and crystal. It
    depends on w...

  • Posted in thread: kegging question on 08-26-2015 at 07:26 PM
    Kegging is far faster and more reliable than bottling. A few days wait for drinkable beer
    compared with a few weeks. I think everyone who has switched to kegging would agree with your
    last sentence.

  • Posted in thread: Floating yeast on 08-26-2015 at 07:24 PM
    Which yeast? It is fine, just let it do its thing.

  • Posted in thread: Washington Wildfires Thread on 08-26-2015 at 07:23 PM
    Stay safe man. I have a few wildland FF friends that just made their way to WA to help out.
    Surprisingly, we've had a pretty quiet fire season here in CO, but we've been watching that WA
    smoke blow th...

  • Posted in thread: Question about malt flavors on 08-26-2015 at 04:28 PM
    Sorry about the confusion. It seemed perfectly clear and coherent when I wrote it, but I can
    see now that it really wasn't. So to reset this conversation... since I'm only talking about a

  • Posted in thread: Question about malt flavors on 08-25-2015 at 09:41 PM
    Welcome to the site and back to the hobby. Your beer will likely end up quite a bit sweeter
    than DFH 60min by using the CaraAmber instead of TF Amber. The caraAmber is a crystal malt and
    contains some...

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