Last Activity:07-17-2014 2:20 PM
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Posted in thread: Remove dissolved Iron from water on 07-07-2014 at 03:04 PM
Well I'll bring my water report with me this weekend. Then you can tell me to buy a RO system
Posted in thread: Remove dissolved Iron from water on 07-03-2014 at 02:16 PM
doing a quick calc it looks like after this water gets softened I'll have over 600 ppm of
sodium in the water, so that would not be good to brew with, but I can run it through an RO
system. For now I'...
Posted in thread: Remove dissolved Iron from water on 07-03-2014 at 01:53 PM
Hey chainlife, sorry I never got back to this thread. I doubt your beer was ruined by water
from a softener, I've brewed with it before and it wasn't bad, but not great.I got my report
from Ward Labs ...
Posted in thread: A Simple 2 Liter Bottle Pre-Chiller on 06-19-2014 at 04:26 PM
Pretty cool! It would be nice if you could do a few in-line, but it is a pretty nice way of
doing it with what you have around. Could also get some fittings/dip tube and do the same idea
with a 5 gal ...
Posted in thread: Where do you throw your hop trub? on 06-19-2014 at 03:54 PM
I used to compost them but the dog loves to get in the compost (she ate several pounds of spent
grain last time... did not feel well afterward) so I'll probably start throwing them in the
Posted in thread: The Brew Stand Incredible Giveaway on 06-12-2014 at 12:49 PM
I'm in, thanks!
Posted in thread: The Great Hydra Giveaway! on 05-14-2014 at 12:45 PM
Posted in thread: Gasket advice for a Vintage Fridge Kegerator on 04-25-2014 at 03:39 PM
Ah ok, well I'm out of my realm then as I've really only worked on newer fridges. Your plan
seems good to me, though I'd want to use something harder to bridge that 1.5" gap and then just
have the gas...
Posted in thread: Tubing size on 04-25-2014 at 03:26 PM
1/4" inner diameter tubing will work great, add clamps.
Posted in thread: Maximum viable brew volume for immersion chiller on 04-25-2014 at 03:24 PM
Hmm I would agree that counterflow is the better way to go, but if it needs to be an immersion
chiller then I would make sure that you are recirculating the 50 gallons while you cool, and
that you can...