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Posted in thread: Marks keg washer PBW question on 06-16-2015 at 01:57 PM
I could be remembering wrong, but I think I end up putting around 1.5 gallons in, which seems
to be an appropriate amount. I just use the dilution on the PBW label. 0.75 oz/gallon, I
Posted in thread: Stir plates on 05-20-2015 at 12:18 AM
Good call on the 5L. It'll do fine for smaller starters but can handle big ones if needed.
Posted in thread: Stir plates on 05-19-2015 at 09:33 PM
Is it the Stir Starter? If so, go for it. A lot of people are very happy with them. The
gentleman who makes them is really nice, too. I have the Stir Starter as well as the Stir
Starter 5L, both of wh...
Posted in thread: Shout out to Keg Connection on 05-06-2015 at 04:18 PM
+1. Keg Connection is a great company and they care about their customers!
Posted in thread: Temperature Controller on 05-01-2015 at 08:22 PM
I'd give some thought about whether or not you need or want the extra features that the
Fermostat provides. If I remember correctly, it allows programming temperature ramping, which
is nice if you're ...
Posted in thread: Advice on first Hefeweizen on 04-29-2015 at 05:16 PM
I'm personally not a fan of Wyeast 3333. I'd suggest White Labs WLP300/Wyeast 3068 for a
traditional German hefe taste or White Labs WLP380 for something a little different.I'd also
ditch the maltodex...
Posted in thread: soonest you've kegged a hefeweizen? on 04-24-2015 at 03:25 PM
I've done two weeks, but I wasn't in any hurry. There's a guy in my home brew club that does a
three day hefe...from brew day to glass in three days.
Posted in thread: Keg cleaning on 04-15-2015 at 08:27 PM
PBW does a nice job on kegs. Have some extra money available? Get Mark's Keg Washer or build
something like it. It makes cleaning and sanitizing kegs super easy.I use LLC (Five Star's
version of BLC) ...
Posted in thread: How long do I need to keep beer in keg before serving? on 04-15-2015 at 03:37 PM
I just "set it and forget it" and tap it two weeks later.
Posted in thread: SS Brew Bucket or 7gal Chronicle on 04-08-2015 at 07:50 PM
I have an SS Brewtech Brew Bucket and have been really happy. I personally don't harvest yeast,
nor do I really have a desire to start. The Brew Bucket also fit in my fermentation chamber.