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Posted in thread: Advantages to kegging? on 04-29-2015 at 05:10 AM
Its to late for us who keg. If I had any idea how much it cost to keg and all horror stories
when I made my first beer maybe I would still be bottling. Like I said its to late for me and
you could do ...
Posted in thread: water for american premium lager on 04-29-2015 at 05:00 AM
Just serve the funky beer after serving the good one. Nobody will notice the difference if
they've been enjoying enough of the first! :drunk:
Posted in thread: Thermowell cost? DIY alternatives? on 04-25-2015 at 02:39 AM
I don't really care for the design of stainlessbrewing ones, I don't like that threaded fitting
for the cap. Just look here: problem solved, these are fantastic quality, and super cheap for
Posted in thread: Advantages to kegging? on 04-25-2015 at 02:21 AM
yes, that is very possible, it was an old corny kegif you google "kegging vs. bottling" you
will be able to read all kinds of horror storiesI've read plenty of horror stories about
"bottle bombs." You...
Posted in thread: When you ask, "is brewing for me?" on 04-14-2015 at 04:04 AM
I don't make Honey Peach Jalapeno Imperial Stouts.I second this. Keep it simple. I think an 8-9
hour brew day means at least 2 different types of beer, so it sounds like there are other
things you nee...
Posted in thread: BIAB Maximums on 04-04-2015 at 02:49 PM
I typically sparge hot as I have the means to easily do so, if I didn't, I would not hesitate
to cold sparge. At home I let the bag hang and drain from a ratchet pulley, then slowly and
gently pour sp...
Posted in thread: BIAB Maximums on 04-04-2015 at 04:54 AM
I have repeatedly done 35-38 lbs of grain in a 20 gallon kettle, with some sparging to yield a
1/2 B or 15.5 gallon batch. Works quite well!Wilser:Are you using water heated to sparge temp
or just col...
Posted in thread: CellarWarden, a temperature and humidity monitor for the Raspberry Pi on 03-17-2015 at 02:00 PM
Oh really? Wow the UI does look identical so I just assumed it was forked off of it...good
job!Thanks! I like the simplicity of the BrewPi client interface, particularly the virtual LCD
Posted in thread: CellarWarden, a temperature and humidity monitor for the Raspberry Pi on 03-16-2015 at 08:27 PM
Very cool to see a project thats forked off of BrewPi!I have no use for this ATM but will save
it incase i do in the future!Having not tried it, the only suggestion i'd make is to have
longer time sta...
Posted in thread: keezer and fermenter on 03-15-2015 at 06:45 AM
Very interesting. I would have expected the two to fight each other. Where are you placing the
thermoprobe for the fermentation? Are you using glass carboys?I'm using PET/Better Bottles now,
not so fo...