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  • Posted in thread: Oxygen and Yeast Storage on 02-06-2016 at 04:42 AM
    I've been over-building starters to save the excess for awhile and imo as long as you don't
    break sanitation the stored portion will be remarkably viable for months. Crashing is indeed
    going to draw a...

  • Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 02-06-2016 at 03:14 AM
    So I just did a fresh install of raspian and brewpi and it still fails on the update of the
    controller software due to not being able to connect. I checked and it sees /dev/ttyAMC0. I do
    have a wirele...

  • Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 02-06-2016 at 12:06 AM
    fwiw, $ sudo pip install pyserial --upgrade has gotten a few folks off the schnide

  • Posted in thread: Cold Crash on 02-05-2016 at 11:49 PM
    [...] So, if I want to cold crash it, in about a week, I should drop the temperature down to 34
    degrees and keep it there for 2 days. After 2 days, then turn the temperature back up (which is
    now set ...

  • Posted in thread: How To: BrewPi LCD Add-On on 02-05-2016 at 03:56 AM
    Do you have a Google Drive?Which version was this based on?Cheers!

  • Posted in thread: leaking keg from top of body connect/poppet? on 02-04-2016 at 04:51 AM
    If the leak only occurs when the disconnect is attached to the keg, the problem is not the
    poppet. The poppet's only purpose is to seal the post when there's no disconnect attached.So
    the leak is eith...

  • Posted in thread: How do I purge a keg? on 02-04-2016 at 04:30 AM "CO2 blanket"
    is a myth...Cheers!

  • Posted in thread: Transfer under pressure question on 02-04-2016 at 04:26 AM
    ^agreed^ I do the same without issue...Cheers!

  • Posted in thread: Should I pitch another packet? on 02-03-2016 at 11:28 PM
    If the OG * volume was still within the capability of the original pitch, just let it ride.
    Eventually the yeast will get over the abuse and get to work...Cheers!

  • Posted in thread: No Need to Aerate? on 02-03-2016 at 11:25 PM
    Dry yeast is already packed with the sterols needed to rapidly build cell walls and reproduce,
    so in theory there's no requirement to add O2.That said, I don't think bringing wort up to
    ~12ppm O2 cont...