Last Activity:11-06-2013 12:22 PM
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Posted in thread: Glass carboy vs. plastic bucket on 09-20-2013 at 06:44 PM
I used glass for many years and just switched to buckets about a year ago. I had seen/read too
many horror stories about glass and I've had a few close calls of my own, so I switched to
buckets. I rea...
Posted in thread: full boil vs partial boil. How much difference does it really make? on 09-20-2013 at 12:18 PM
without a doubt, the investment in the equipment is worth it. I did a gradual transition from
extract to all grain, and one step was going to full boils. I saw the biggest improvement in
the quality o...
Posted in thread: Can you guys recommend a good, accurate thermometer to me? on 09-15-2013 at 02:38 PM
I had a floating thermometer, but it broke, so I decided not to replace it. I got this digital
one that I really like, and it's cheap.
Posted in thread: The Hops Shack on 08-07-2013 at 11:08 PM
I ordered from them last year. Great prices and and fast/cheap shipping. I'll use them again
Posted in thread: All-Grain Brewers: How long does your typical brew day take? on 06-25-2013 at 12:35 PM
Usually between 5 and 6 hours
Posted in thread: Brewed... Now baking... on 05-20-2013 at 02:56 AM
I've made bread a couple of times, but I'm a terrible baker. A few loafs came out spectacularly
and others just plain sucked.
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 05-19-2013 at 10:42 PM
finishing up my keezer, finally!
Posted in thread: Good mini fridge for a fermentation on 05-16-2013 at 04:17 AM
i just purchased a wine fridge off of craiglist pretty cheap. I need to get a temp controller
for it, as it only gets up to 58 degrees or so, but it easily fits a bucket. I could also fit
two cornys i...
Posted in thread: Better than Apfelwein... on 05-16-2013 at 04:14 AM
I made the switch from Montrachet to Champagne yeast by necessity. I went to pick up some yeast
at my LHBS and they were out of Montrachet, so I gave the champagne yeast a try. Haven't looked
Posted in thread: Introducing Brewtoad on 05-15-2013 at 02:14 AM
Hi Kyle,I am a Hopsville user, and have been for quite a while. I have played around with
BrewToad and I like the interface, it seems very easy to use. However I hope the mash water
calc comes back, t...