Last Activity:08-26-2014 7:13 PM
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Posted in thread: Made a mistake - can I brew with un-millled grains on 07-29-2014 at 05:33 AM
Another +1 for the Corona mill... I just put 120 lbs of grain or so through mine this weekend
and it worked like a champ. One of the best values on brewing equipment I've had so far. Just
rig it to ta...
Posted in thread: Brew kettles on 07-29-2014 at 05:08 AM
Make a stick with volume markings on it. A ball valve is definitely something you want though.
Posted in thread: 60 Gallon Brew Day on 07-29-2014 at 04:52 AM
A bunch of us throw a big party for Labor Day weekend. Last year I made a keg... this year I
made 4.The barrels belonged to my mom from when she used to store honey in them. I took one
look at them an...
Posted in thread: 60 Gallon Brew Day on 07-29-2014 at 04:17 AM
I set up a no frills 1 bbl brewery at my parent's house for a day. My mom took pictures! 2
batches first was an IPABoil Size: 37.72 galPost Boil Volume: 33.12 galBatch Size (fermenter):
31.60 gal Bot...
Posted in thread: Am I Insane? Minimal Investment 1 BBL Setup on 06-05-2014 at 08:28 PM
Yea I will be getting two burners. And to the naysayers, I likely will eventually put together
a more permanent system for brewing at these scales, but this way lets me break up the
investment into mo...
Posted in thread: Am I Insane? Minimal Investment 1 BBL Setup on 06-04-2014 at 11:15 AM
Thirsty people aren't that hard to come by.
Posted in thread: Am I Insane? Minimal Investment 1 BBL Setup on 06-04-2014 at 11:14 AM
The kab6 burner will support 40 gallons.I would almost consider burning wood if I needed that
much heat.Wood is my backup plan!
Posted in thread: Am I Insane? Minimal Investment 1 BBL Setup on 06-04-2014 at 01:31 AM
I attend a party each Labor Day Weekend. Increasingly, more and more of the beer for this event
is homemade. I recently acquired 2 40 gallon stainless steel pots. Evil villain plots
Posted in thread: My mom gave me some stainless steel barrels on 05-26-2014 at 05:02 PM
Why only 15.5 gallon batches if you have a 40 gallon barrel your talking 1 barrel easy.Now
you're talking my language!Looks like I need to find a welding shop now.Thanks for the info!
Posted in thread: My mom gave me some stainless steel barrels on 05-26-2014 at 04:23 PM
used them when she kept bees for storing honey and transferring it to smaller containers. She
says they are 40 gallon. The welds running along the seam from top to bottom look like they
could use a ...