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  • Posted in thread: Continuous stirring vs continuous shaking on 01-22-2017 at 03:55 AM
    It's called an orbital shaker and yes it works. Plenty of non beer labs use them for growing
    all kinds of cultures. I use a decommissioned one for starters with a normal flask. Something
    about its RPM...

  • Posted in thread: Blichmann Engineering's Biggest Giveaway Ever! on 12-27-2016 at 02:34 PM

  • Posted in thread: Fizzy, short-lived, "Coca-Cola" Head.... on 12-07-2016 at 05:13 PM
    Wait longer. This causes more things in your beer that provide nucleation sites for the CO2 to
    drop out, resulting in smaller bubbles and less CO2 being knocked out of solution during the
    pour.But the...

  • Posted in thread: Carbonation Problem/Help on 09-26-2016 at 02:26 PM
    How much corn sugar did you use?Also do you see a yeast layer on the bottom of the bottles? If
    you do, then they did their thing and it's probably bad gaskets. If you don't then there either
    wasn't en...

  • Posted in thread: Muntons Stout Best Before Jan 2010 on 09-26-2016 at 02:22 PM
    The warmer the liquid/beer, the harder it is to keep CO2 in. So a beer at 65 will have much
    more headspace pressure than one at 40 since some CO2 has come out of solution into the
    headspace due to the...

  • Posted in thread: Element selector swich causes erratic movement on PID on 08-31-2016 at 03:48 AM
    I have the same problem and my enclosure is definitely grounded as are the element enclosures
    on the kettles and the kettles themselves. Auber PIDs, panel closely follows Kal's build. I
    started notici...

  • Posted in thread: GFCI Protection Wiring on 08-31-2016 at 03:34 AM
    The breaker in the new house is only 1/2 the size of the new GFCI...simply doesn't fit.You're
    sure it's a 240V breaker then?

  • Posted in thread: Making beer from malted rice on 08-18-2016 at 02:51 PM
    And yes I've brewed an all-rice brown ale, that while it didn't quite taste like a barley beer
    certainly was drinkable and made some gluten free neighbors happy.

  • Posted in thread: Making beer from malted rice on 08-18-2016 at 02:50 PM
    Look in the Gluten Free brewing topic and specifically at this thread: are also other threads
    there with recipes and more details. Eckert malting makes a number of different kinds of malted
    rice and...

  • Posted in thread: Hastings Brew Works Giveaway on 07-09-2016 at 09:50 PM