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Posted in thread: Pressure canning wort – the science behind processing times? on 11-30-2012 at 08:43 PM
Food canning times aren't necessarily scientifically predictable, but rather come from testing
specific recipe combinations and conditions until it yields the desired result every time. I
would be inc...
Posted in thread: Pressure canning wort – the science behind processing times? on 11-30-2012 at 06:36 PM
I’m trying to figure out where the processing time and psi for canning wort comes from? The
guidance on the internet is 15 or 20 min at 15 psi. Who came up with these numbers or what
calculations did ...
Posted in thread: Better Bottles in Ottawa Canada????? on 11-08-2011 at 07:45 PM
I picked up 4 in ottawa through a group buy with the local brew club. They may do another buy
in the future. (sign up on the mailing list)
Posted in thread: Anyone have any pictures of the Blichmann "Tower of Power"? on 08-30-2011 at 08:51 PM
I "assume" the controller is similar to the Gas control for dummies thread which would mean
it turns the burner on and off at the set point. If that is true, it would be awesome because I
wanted to ...
Posted in thread: Anyone have any pictures of the Blichmann "Tower of Power"? on 08-30-2011 at 07:04 PM
It's on their website now.
Posted in thread: Stout on Beergas foam problems on 03-17-2011 at 08:01 PM
Nitrogen is about 100x less soluble in beer than CO2 but there is still some in there. Maybe
try turning down the pressure just to see if you can get an acceptable pour.I also found that
it can be di...
Posted in thread: Stout on Beergas foam problems on 03-17-2011 at 07:57 PM
I set it at 30 psi because it is not CO2, but a Nitrogen/CO2 blend. it's really just used to
push the beer at higher pressure through the restrictor plate in the faucet. The beergas does
not disolve i...
Posted in thread: Stout on Beergas foam problems on 03-17-2011 at 02:23 PM
I have a problem with a dry stout on nitro. I get a full glass of foam. I was pretty sure I did
this all right so maybe someone can point out what is wrong. Ok, here’s the run-down. Carbed
the stout t...
Posted in thread: Making swing top champagne bottles on 01-26-2011 at 02:47 PM
I came across this today, they are called neck clips. But you probably need to buy a case of
800 from this supplier.
Posted in thread: Fixing a corny questions on 10-05-2010 at 01:33 PM
They make the plastic gas in diptube again that is designed for that keg. They were very hard
to find so someone probably improvised and tried to build one. Austin homebrew has the gas in