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Posted in thread: Keg line cleaning problem on 05-31-2016 at 04:46 PM
I use a similar setup, but I screwed the post onto a flare fitting (don't remember the actual
size). The flare seems to keep the poppet in place for me. Take your post to the hardware store
and find s...
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 05-16-2016 at 09:03 PM
I'm fairly new to home brewing and just starting to think about transitioning from extracts to
all-grain. This thread has me really interested in possibly getting a Nano Home, and although
I'm not qui...
Posted in thread: Unboxing Colorado Brewing Systems new Single Vessel System on 04-25-2016 at 03:11 PM
I brewed a 5 gallon batch in my 20 gallon tank yesterday with the new recirc. arm (retrofit
model for the old single vessel system). I used 8 1/2 gallons of water. When I added the basket
Posted in thread: Colorado Brewing Systems Customer Service? on 04-18-2016 at 08:10 PM
I have a CBS single vessel electric rig. I ordered around last Thanksgiving and it was
delivered around Christmas. I found the best way to communicate with Tim is via email. He
always got back to me w...
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 04-16-2016 at 03:33 PM
Quick q on this. (Someone chime in here if this is crazy talk.)If you do a mass balance around
an individual grain, the grain takes on some water, but it also gives up some starch to the
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 04-15-2016 at 08:05 PM
Another thing that I have noticed is that my strike temp has been too high. I use an online
calculator to figure strike temp with water to grain ratio as a variable. Strike temp comes out
to be about ...
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 04-15-2016 at 07:52 PM
Pretzleb,Sorry to hear about your maiden voyage frustrations. I bought the 20 gal single vessel
system and got it delivered right at Christmas. For various reasons, I wasn't able to brew on
it until r...
Posted in thread: Help tuning SYL 2362 on 02-05-2016 at 06:00 PM
Ran another hot water test last night. Had SV = 152. Put a stop watch on it. Started the timer
when PV ramped up to and equalled SV. It took 3 min for the temp to rise from 152 to a peak of
156. It th...
Posted in thread: Help tuning SYL 2362 on 02-05-2016 at 01:59 PM
No. Port for RTD is about 1 inch above bottom of kettle.
Posted in thread: Help tuning SYL 2362 on 02-03-2016 at 04:13 PM
Yeah, it overshoots by +/- 3.5 degrees, then takes its sweet time getting back down to SV. I
haven't timed how long it takes to get down to SV, but I'd guess that it's in the 5 minute
range or so. Onc...