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  • Posted in thread: How do you whirlpool + hopstand with a plate chiller? on 08-28-2015 at 05:26 PM
    Do you have an old immersion chiller laying around? I know I still have the one I started with.
    You could use that to get it down to 180 for your hop stand and then whirlpool after that like

  • Posted in thread: Lager Octoberfest on 08-28-2015 at 05:02 PM
    I always lager in the keg. Its just a lot easier and I get to omit the step of sanitizing and
    racking to a secondary. And I get to sample the beer easier as its lagering in the keg. Once
    it's lagered ...

  • Posted in thread: Trub separation for Largering. on 08-28-2015 at 05:00 PM
    I'd say unnecessary. I like to put it in the fermentation chamber to get it down to 50F before
    I pitch the yeast though. Not worried about the hot and cold break going into the fermenter at

  • Posted in thread: overshot my mash temp on 08-28-2015 at 03:42 PM
    Your FG will be a little higher than expected. What was your OG?

  • Posted in thread: Cloudy Beer on 08-28-2015 at 03:36 PM
    How does it taste?

  • Posted in thread: Did I ruin my beer with gelatin?? on 08-28-2015 at 03:31 PM
    It should settle out no problem. Looks amazing though btw!

  • Posted in thread: Kind of a false bottom on 08-27-2015 at 04:48 PM
    Also, I would think that would still be a little too close to the bottom to offer much
    resistance to scortching without some sort of leg on it to keep it off the bottom a couple
    inches. Not sure thoug...

  • Posted in thread: Lagering: Racking to Secondary, Necessary, or just Optimal on 08-27-2015 at 04:40 PM
    When doing lagers I like to cold crash to 32F after primary fermentation is complete, fine with
    gelatine for a couple of days, and then transfer to keg and set to serving psi until it's
    carbed, it'll ...

  • Posted in thread: Mash tun: metal supply hose vs false bottom on 08-26-2015 at 06:45 PM
    You could give this a shot as well for a BIAB set up for your cooler.

  • Posted in thread: Sanitizing after aging? on 08-21-2015 at 11:52 AM
    Exactly, just wipe or spray off the dust with water and then repeat with sanitizer and you
    should be good to go.

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