Last Activity:08-12-2015 2:35 AM
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Posted in thread: Hot Glue bottle wax experiment on 08-12-2015 at 02:35 AM
Nice testing Heritage, looks nice (though I agree, a deeper can will work better) I found
taking a can opener to a soda can worked really well and was disposable. Soup can would work
Posted in thread: High gravity RIS - adding DME during fermentation on 08-11-2015 at 11:09 PM
You could try dry heat sterilization in the oven. I'm not sure how the powder would hold up to
the heat.Interesting, I wonder if it would darken it? (probably not a problem with an RIS
unless it burne...
Posted in thread: High gravity RIS - adding DME during fermentation on 08-11-2015 at 09:52 PM
Generally in a RIS, you can't run the risk of going "too dry" even if you try. You'll see more
"stuck fermentations" / attenuation challenges here than anything, and sugar could help, and
Posted in thread: High gravity RIS - adding DME during fermentation on 08-11-2015 at 01:46 PM
So I'm re-brewing a RIS that turned out very well.My OG into the fermenter is 1.095 and I bump
that up during fermentation with DME. Last time I boiled the dme in a small amount of water and
added it ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-28-2015 at 01:23 PM
signed up to the newsletter and ready for a new brewpot!
Posted in thread: Dark Lord Day 2015? on 04-23-2015 at 03:26 PM
Good idea, I'll find my HBT decal and see if I can stick it on my coat or something. Planning
on a poncho too I think, and some hand warmers...Do you know if Group A can go through during
the group B ...
Posted in thread: Dark Lord Day 2015? on 04-23-2015 at 02:12 PM
Cool grrickar, thanks for the heads up :) Wish I had the time to get by there to score some
2014They did have a big tent set up last year with a lot of picnic tables set up underneath. So
Posted in thread: Dark Lord Day 2015? on 04-23-2015 at 01:32 AM
Read that you won't be able to buy any regular packaged stuff from 3 floyds that day, no zombie
dust for me to bring home :(Looking forward to meeting up with people. Not sure I can hang out
by the st...
Posted in thread: Dark Lord Day 2015? on 04-06-2015 at 07:01 PM
If you are driving past 3 floyds on up to the chicago area you may want to stop in and get some
zombie dust. I was reading that they won't be selling any packaged goods on DLD this year
(except Dark L...
Posted in thread: Dark Lord Day 2015? on 03-27-2015 at 12:19 AM
I've always brought homebrew, it was usually well accepted.I've also brought vertical epics and
Dark Lord from years past, even some brews that are just local (brewpub down the street sort of