Last Activity:07-29-2015 7:09 PM
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Posted in thread: Simple collar-style keezer on 09-05-2015 at 02:16 AM
I found out the hard way a major problem with collars; when the freezer dies, you may not be
able to find another freezer that fits. My old one was 24x24, all the new ones are a little
wider and not a...
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 07-29-2015 at 07:03 PM
Headed up to Richmond, BC for the Canadian Mensa gathering. I don't see any breweries near the
hotel, but there's a dozen or so in the area. On the other hand, it is Canada and it's a large
hotel, so ...
Posted in thread: One problem with collars on 06-24-2015 at 05:37 PM
About a decade ago, I built a keezer based on a 5 cuft chest freezer. I built the collar so it
was easily removable, knowing that the freezer would die in time. It served me well until last
Posted in thread: Some psycho chick hit my car and ran. I need dash cam advice. on 05-20-2015 at 03:14 AM
It's a great dashcam, the night recording is better than it looks on the built-in screen. The
only problem is lousy documentation, but there are a couple online guides by people who have
explored all ...
Posted in thread: this is bogus right? on 05-20-2015 at 03:11 AM
They could boost the IBUs using a tetrahydroisoalpha-acids solution, like YC-Tetra. But I doubt
any craft brewer would touch the stuff.
Posted in thread: How long does it typically last on 05-20-2015 at 03:07 AM
Months, years for very high gravity beers, like Imperial stouts.
Posted in thread: Some psycho chick hit my car and ran. I need dash cam advice. on 05-20-2015 at 03:04 AM
I have a G1W. It's considered to be one of the best around for a very reasonable price.
Posted in thread: Winery owner wants to expand into cider on 05-20-2015 at 03:01 AM
Call your local university's ag department; check continuing education for a home orchard
society. My local HOS has a identification fair every year. Turns out the old tree on my
property is a totally...
Posted in thread: Mother of a mistake on 03-17-2015 at 12:23 AM
I left a batch of blackberry cider in the fermentor too long. Soured so bad I burned my throat
tasting it! After draining the bucket, I popped the lid and there was a huge vinegar mother. I
had just d...
Posted in thread: Transporting cold corneys on 03-17-2015 at 12:18 AM
Should work just fine.