Last Activity:12-29-2012 1:37 PM
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Posted in thread: pulley hoist system for carboys on 10-10-2012 at 01:31 AM
The table is only 28" x 18" so it's not huge; I'll try the dolly to get the carboys or buckets
up to the minimum 8" height. Should work. Can't wait! No more 3 gallons for me!
Posted in thread: pulley hoist system for carboys on 10-08-2012 at 07:42 PM
So has anyone used the Foreverlast Tripod Game Hoist and what are your comments? I'm 5'2" 100
lbs & working out of my kitchen; just purchased a hydraulic lift table $150 from Harbor Freight
(if I can ...
Posted in thread: Krausen & Blow Off on 10-07-2012 at 07:52 PM
Thanks Aiptasia & everyone else! Love the idea of the removable liner and will probably do that
down the road. Being new at this, I like to watch the krausen; so it's glass at the moment.
Also I've be...
Posted in thread: Show us your sculpture or brew rig on 10-06-2012 at 07:21 PM
Has anyone checked out globalindustrial.com for the wesco mini-winch stacker? It's pricey but
it's the only thing I've found to lift those heavy carboys. Haven't bought yet.
Posted in thread: Krausen & Blow Off on 10-06-2012 at 06:32 PM
Thanks, I needed that! I'll do my 3 gal batch in a 5 gal carboy...and keep my back!
Posted in thread: Krausen & Blow Off on 10-06-2012 at 06:23 PM
I like! So what about the empty head room in the 5 gal carboy? Do I need to do the primary in
the bucket & transfer after the initial krausen explosion into a 3 gal carboy or is that air
space bad in ...
Posted in thread: Krausen & Blow Off on 10-06-2012 at 05:58 PM
OK, my son walked me through my first oatmeal stout. Loved it! Getting ready to do another
without the mistakes I made with the first. I only weigh 100 lbs and I'm gettin' old so I don't
want to lift ...
Posted in thread: keg kits on 11-10-2010 at 08:14 PM
The tank is a co2 tank, not a keg. I don't know what a corny keg is yet; I'm just trying to
figure out how much life insurance I need or if I need it at all.
Posted in thread: keg kits on 11-10-2010 at 07:45 PM
Both my son & I brew - I'm into wine & he's into everything! I'm getting a little gun shy due
to his alarming success in exploding things. I'm short so getting up to the ceiling to clean is