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Posted in thread: 2015 Hop Harvest Totals on 07-27-2015 at 06:56 PM
0.75 oz chinook early harvest with much more to come10.25oz.
Posted in thread: Diy rims controller on 05-21-2015 at 10:40 PM
Seems this forum is rampant with examples. How are you searching? You might start with having a
specific brand if pid that you order then do a google search with that specific brand and
you'll be able...
Posted in thread: How to on electric brewing, the basics on 05-21-2015 at 02:54 AM
Sorry, OP, my point in all that rambling is that it can be done with 2 1500W heat sticks. I
know, because I've done it. Spend a little bit on insulation and it makes a difference.
Posted in thread: How to on electric brewing, the basics on 05-21-2015 at 02:49 AM
I brew my batches with 3000W and it takes me almost exact same amount of time as when I brewed
with propane with same size batches. There may be a total of 15-20 minutes extra over the
course of a bre...
Posted in thread: How to on electric brewing, the basics on 05-20-2015 at 11:13 PM
Math is math, but with my anecdotal experience, maintaining a boil on a 5.5 gallon into
fermenter batch is too hard for only 1500W. I think it requires 3000W to maintain. I've tried
to maintain with o...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 05-20-2015 at 01:42 AM
On vacation in Florida and I saw a billboard for keystone light lime. It literally made me
laugh while driving and swmbo was looking at me like I was nuts.
Posted in thread: Prototype Previews: Hopback and Heat Stick on 05-16-2015 at 02:24 PM
If you use a type K or RTD with a compact or even bare end to it, you can pull it down into the
lower end of the drop tube and lodge it against the tube so it can read the metal temp
directly. I found...
Posted in thread: Prototype Previews: Hopback and Heat Stick on 05-15-2015 at 02:55 PM
Bobby, I was just wondering about the hot rod with integrated temp probe. Were you able to make
it happen? I don't see it on your website. If it's not feasible, what recommendations do you
have for a ...
Posted in thread: Aeration prior to ferment on 03-30-2015 at 08:12 PM
I have an aquarium pump with a small stainless stone attached. I plop that in while I finish
cleaning the kettle and other various things. Usually ends up being 5 minutes or longer. I have
Posted in thread: Wort escaping through the airlock! on 03-27-2015 at 04:34 PM
I would get 6.5 buckets for fermentation and use the 5 gain buckets for sanitizer and
miscellaneous things. Secondaries are unnecessary.