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  • Posted in thread: sight glass material on 05-18-2008 at 09:47 PM
    I've added a sight glass to my boil keggle; my concern, however, is if the material I used will
    melt under high temp. The sight glass I ordered from Northernbrewer back in the day for my HLT
    appeared ...

  • Posted in thread: Plastic Bucket Lifespan on 05-11-2008 at 03:44 PM
    I started getting a progressively worse random off-flavor in my brews over the past year. My
    fermentation buckets always held a lingering odor no matter how hard I cleaned or how long I
    soaked. I even...

  • Posted in thread: Why does my starter never have krausen foam? on 04-28-2008 at 01:55 PM
    here's a thread I started on the same topic a few months back:

  • Posted in thread: SS Braid for a hop stopper? on 04-24-2008 at 11:32 PM
    From your link I see that it won't work well unless you use a hop bag (muslin or nylon). I was
    hoping to avoid that. How well does the legit bazooka screen restrain pellet hops? I was hoping
    to DIY a ...

  • Posted in thread: SS Braid for a hop stopper? on 04-24-2008 at 10:19 PM
    Anyone use a SS braid as a hop stopper in their boil kettle? I was thinking of making a loop
    around a copper-T connecter with oetiker clamps. Maybe the filter would be too strict and
    easily clog?Anyon...

  • Posted in thread: Just had my keggles welded ... on 04-21-2008 at 11:45 PM
    Sorry, I guess I should have been a little more clear. There's no crystalline matter or cracks
    or bubbles... just heat stress...about 1/2" - 5/8" radiating from the coupling. I guess I
    should take a p...

  • Posted in thread: Just had my keggles welded ... on 04-21-2008 at 11:34 PM
    Just had 2 keggles welded with 4 connections (1/2" couplings for ball-valves and 1/8" couplings
    for sight glasses) for a grand total of $45. Only thing is...dude guy didn't clean up the welds
    so there...

  • Posted in thread: Is Sanitizer Reusable? on 04-19-2008 at 03:14 PM
    You could also use Coca-Cola. pH=2.7.

  • Posted in thread: How much did you pay for welding your keggle? on 04-18-2008 at 12:46 AM
    I've been doing the same thing but in the Huntsville, Alabama area and I've been quoted about
    $80 for 4 stainless-steel welds. I actually thought this sounded a little low and have
    hesitated on biting...

  • Posted in thread: Hops in AL / Hops not cared for on 04-16-2008 at 01:23 PM
    Actually Alabama is limited by alcohol content (6% and below) as well as volumetrically
    (nothing above 16 fl oz...convenient since 500 ml=16.95 fl oz). And yes, there is a law
    restricting homebrewing ...