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Posted in thread: Mango Chile Wheat on 08-31-2015 at 04:24 PM
Bump.... Nobody ever used Mango and Chilies?To your exact question, I have not. I have made a
mango chile hef though. I use tea. Something similar to below. I have made a number of "tea
infused" hefs ...
Posted in thread: Coconut Curry Hefeweizen on 08-31-2015 at 04:17 PM
The value in the parenthesis is the addition timing for the boil.Also, this thread is 7 years
Posted in thread: portable kegerator for long term on 08-28-2015 at 03:06 PM
Has anyone used a portable kegerator (trash can) for several months. If so how much trouble was
it with water build up etc? I currently have the money for a kegging system but not for a
fridge or free...
Posted in thread: Thermoelectric fermentor temp control on 08-28-2015 at 02:21 PM
One neat thing about these peltiers is you can reverse them from cooling to heating by swapping
the power polarity. So it is possible to wire them up to a controller and a relay that reverses
Posted in thread: Thermoelectric fermentor temp control on 08-27-2015 at 01:23 PM
that unit is honestly waay overpriced for the fact that it cost about $30-50 to make.I don't
disagree that the parts to make it seem cheap, but honestly how many people do you see
engineering a TEC ba...
Posted in thread: DIY Peltier cooler ?? on 08-26-2015 at 08:55 PM
There are a number of instances of people trying it. I played with them quite a bit and found
it terribly inefficient. Search over in the DIY section and you will find quite a few threads
about them. ...
Posted in thread: Cereal Beer on 08-25-2015 at 03:42 PM
I have a "Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cream Ale" cold crashing at the moment. There are a number of
people that have used Peanut Butter cereals for added PB flavor. I added 4 boxes of Cinnamon
Toast Crunch ...
Posted in thread: Freezer over fridge glycol chiller build on 08-24-2015 at 09:02 PM
It wouldn't hurt if you had the room but I would imagine that a larger volume would be more
beneficial. If you have the room for a coil, submerge it in a container filled with water.
Basically let it ...
Posted in thread: Freezer over fridge glycol chiller build on 08-24-2015 at 07:56 PM
So you will have a fermenter sitting adjacent to the refrigerator and then run coolant lines
into it correct? I just went through a similar exercise in research. Basically you can trade
out BTU capaci...
Posted in thread: Thermoelectric fermentor temp control on 08-24-2015 at 06:16 PM
I spent a fair amount of time tinkering with Peltier elements a few years back. They are quite
inefficient but as you rightfully stated, very simplistic. There are a few commercial examples
that use t...