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Posted in thread: Cold crashing problems and questions!!! on 02-22-2016 at 02:31 AM
I used KevinK's method of using a water column natural gas regulator (0.4 psi) and it works
fine if you want a cheap solution. I was worried that if my fermenter valve ever started
leaking during a co...
Posted in thread: Tri-Clad Kettle Bottom Construction? on 02-07-2016 at 09:42 PM
Posted in thread: Tri-Clad Kettle Bottom Construction? on 02-07-2016 at 09:39 PM
Your guess was right.I cut through the first layer and was able to peel the stainless off
easily. Then I cut through the aluminum layer and stopped when I got to the inner stainless
layer (the kettle ...
Posted in thread: Tri-Clad Kettle Bottom Construction? on 02-06-2016 at 03:15 PM
Does anyone know how the tri-clad (stainless-aluminum-stainless) kettle bottoms are usually
constructed? Are they bonded together with something or just sandwiched?I ask because I want to
Posted in thread: Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever! on 11-25-2015 at 12:17 AM
A moose once bit my sister...
Posted in thread: IRIMS is here! on 08-10-2015 at 01:05 PM
I haven't had time to follow up on this. I think the 120v version I put together shows promise
for 5 gallon batches with some insulation.It maintained temps with no insulation and the lid
off the tun ...
Posted in thread: Coldbreak Brewing Herms Giveaway! on 07-16-2015 at 01:43 AM
In like Flynn
Posted in thread: IRIMS is here! on 07-13-2015 at 07:31 PM
Any updates?I haven't had a chance to work on it any more (life keeps interrupting me).I hope
to be able to insulate the foo out of it and test again in a few days.
Posted in thread: IRIMS is here! on 07-04-2015 at 02:46 PM
I just completed a wet test. The setup was:8 gallons of water circulating through my boil
kettle (whirlpool). My March 815 pump was set to half throttle and I use 1/2" silicone lines.
The IRIMS device...
Posted in thread: IRIMS is here! on 07-03-2015 at 01:27 PM
I just did a wiring test with 7 of the 300 watt heaters on a 12" extension tube. I capped one
end and filled it with water, left the other end open of course.So far so good. It heated the
tube full of...