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Posted in thread: BrewsbySmith DIY Kit plus STC 1000 Temp ControllerGiveaway! on 11-27-2014 at 03:25 AM
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Posted in thread: Yeast starter questions on 11-27-2014 at 01:42 AM
Dry yeast doesn't need a starter, normally that is just for liquid yeast since it would be so
much more expensive to buy multiple packages. If I remember correctly, using a starter with dry
yeast may ...
Posted in thread: 1000ml erlenmeyer...too small? on 11-25-2014 at 09:42 PM
Can you use the 1 liter flask? Absolutely, but you'll likely need to prepare steps for many
batches. I have a 2 liter that's great for most standard gravity ales. I eventually got a 5
liter for lagers...
Posted in thread: 1000ml erlenmeyer...too small? on 11-25-2014 at 03:26 PM
Thanks. My wife works at a cigar distributor and I have lots of boxes laying around. Glad I was
able to finally find a use for one of them.
Posted in thread: 1000ml erlenmeyer...too small? on 11-25-2014 at 03:14 PM
My gallon jug is working perfectly for my yeast starter. Glad I saved the cash and was able to
make this work.
Posted in thread: First starter on 11-25-2014 at 03:10 PM
I ended up diluting it as after I cooled it the gravity was even higher at 1.052. I added some
water and got it to 1.038. Thanks for the input.
Posted in thread: First starter on 11-25-2014 at 02:43 AM
I am making my first starter as I type this and I just took a gravity reading and I am a little
high, 1.045. Should I dilute this down to under 1.040 or leave it be? Sent from my iPad using
Posted in thread: Yesterday's first brewday on 11-24-2014 at 03:33 AM
Try this for your chilling issue. Get yourself a little submersible pump ($15) and load up a
cooler or something similar with ice water. Submerge the pump, run the pump tubing into the
wort chiller an...
Posted in thread: Christmas Present ideas on 11-24-2014 at 02:14 AM
Beersmith is a definite necessity in my book. It allows you to brew YOUR beer designed by YOU
in addition to standard clone / other peoples recipes. Another idea, ask for different
commercial beers. T...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk Growlers - Short Run Giveaway - Ends Monday! on 11-22-2014 at 12:55 AM
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