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Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 01-09-2016 at 07:48 AM
ok, thanks soo much...yes, mine came with a hard copy of this, but I wasn't sure what that
symbol on the right port meant...and some pictures I saw online mentioned a + & - port, so I
just wanted to c...
Posted in thread: Considering eBIAB Build--Need Some Help and Opinions on 12-09-2015 at 05:18 AM
I hadn't thought thought about a large cooler for the mash (I was planning on the rachet
thing). Can I run a 2000w element on a 15 amp circuit?This is cutting down a bit on the
simplicity, but it may ...
Posted in thread: Potential issue with White Lab Pure Pitch packaging on 12-05-2015 at 04:47 PM
I use the scissors in my junk drawer, often without washing them first but usually after. Is
this a good practice? Obviously not, but with over 100 batches with dry yeast and some liquid
yeast packs, ...
Posted in thread: Potential issue with White Lab Pure Pitch packaging on 12-05-2015 at 04:44 PM
I've used scissors to open Wyeast pouches for 18 years now without incident. I clean the
scissors with rubbing alcohol each time. No issues. Maybe try rubbing alcohol instead of star
san. And wipe the...
Posted in thread: Potential issue with White Lab Pure Pitch packaging on 11-30-2015 at 04:36 AM
Today, I had to throw out a 5 gallon batch of English IPA due to an obvious lactobacillus
infection. I am uncertain of the source of this infection, but note that in five years of
brewing, this is the...
Posted in thread: BrewersBest - American IPA(BIAB) How to reduce bitterness? on 11-26-2015 at 05:49 PM
This could be my own mis-interpretation of Martin Brugard's descriptions of the impacts of
sulfate and chloride ions on beer flavors, compounded by Brewersfriend's water chemistry
calculator (which pr...
Posted in thread: I killed my fridge, can anyone help? on 11-22-2015 at 01:51 AM
I did take the SSR out and just bridged the wires which is essentially back, and at the very
least back to known good. The start capacitor makes sense. Thanks for the tip.Is there any way
to test that...
Posted in thread: I killed my fridge, can anyone help? on 11-21-2015 at 05:39 AM
So...,. Building a BrewPi fermentation chamber from an upright fridge, pics below. I removed
the thermostat that was connected to the dial in the fridge and wired in a SSR. I also hooked
up a heating ...
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 11-21-2015 at 05:33 AM
I was doing some messing around with my dual setup last night I spliced in a 30 foot piece of
cat 5 cable between the Arduinos and relay board and to my surprise it worked fine still, I was
Posted in thread: BrewersBest - American IPA(BIAB) How to reduce bitterness? on 11-20-2015 at 05:44 AM
I brewed this up a little over a month ago and while I like it, I'd like to dial the bitterness
down just a bit. Here are the hop additions:Hops:1 oz. Simcoe - at the start2 oz. Amarillo -
w/15 min le...