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Posted in thread: 2 AHA/NHC Full Registrations for Sale on 05-15-2013 at 10:30 PM
Hey folks,I have two full conference registrations for NHC that I can't use. Price is $208.95
each, which is what I paid ($205 plus $3.95 in fees). Full conference registration gets you
Posted in thread: what the hell happened to my mash?! on 11-05-2012 at 12:34 AM
Thanks Heli. I hadn't heard of that technique. I'll check it out.
Posted in thread: what the hell happened to my mash?! on 11-04-2012 at 02:06 PM
Did you get a good crush on the wheat? I noticed when I buy my grain from the LBHS that the
malt crush is just fine but when I get wheat or rye I need to ask them to run it through twice.
Very good qu...
Posted in thread: what the hell happened to my mash?! on 11-04-2012 at 11:20 AM
Thanks chumpsteak. As for the post boil readings, I let the hops settle out and had pretty
clear wort, so I would think those were accurate but certainly am no expert on the effect of
hops on such rea...
Posted in thread: what the hell happened to my mash?! on 11-04-2012 at 02:48 AM
I would appreciate anyone's thoughts on a bad mash day today. 5.5 gallon pale ale batch into
the carboy. Used 4 lbs US 2 row, 4 lbs German pils, 1 lb Munich and .5 lbs wheat. My OG should
have been 1....
Posted in thread: Need help with Brewer recipe error on 10-15-2012 at 02:04 AM
Thanks for the feedback
Posted in thread: Need help with Brewer recipe error on 10-14-2012 at 03:00 PM
Since my weekend would be filled with kids' soccer, I decided to brew Friday night after work.
I was going for something like a mirror pond, which calls for about 14oz of Crystal 80 in 5
Posted in thread: Steel Choice for Weldless Brewstand on 09-28-2012 at 12:54 PM
In the meantime I got my Hanks Hefe kit from Midwestern today, so I can brew that while I am
playing with my stand and the plumbing. Sounds like a relaxing way to spend my only day off in
the next wee...
Posted in thread: Steel Choice for Weldless Brewstand on 09-28-2012 at 12:48 PM
That being said, if you have respiratory concerns, I would strongly suggest you take a look at
electric brewingI really do like that idea but 240V isn't an option for me right now. Regarding
the high ...
Posted in thread: Steel Choice for Weldless Brewstand on 09-27-2012 at 03:21 PM
I like the "erector set" weldless brew stand design as shown here: I have lung issues and the
idea of zinc plating fumes isn't very appealing (nor fumes that would be generated by removing
the zinc ...