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Posted in thread: lowest OG for insanely hoppy IPA? on 09-01-2015 at 02:56 PM
I have been making session beers, including ipa's, for the past year. It takes some practice to
get a low abv beer to taste like a "normal" beer. Mashing high, in the the range of 156-158 is
key, but ...
Posted in thread: Moving Into A Brewtio/Brewfficiency. Electric Advice Please? on 08-31-2015 at 05:49 PM
FYI, I had a weak boil with 3000w for 7 gallons down to 5.5-6 gallons. Above that, I don't see
3000w providing enough heat for a boil to render 10 gallons of wort.
Posted in thread: How to add permanent volume markings to a kettle (illustrated) on 08-21-2015 at 01:05 PM
Oh hey, it was your kettle that inspired me. Thanks, man!Fun project! :tank:Glad I could be an
Posted in thread: How to add permanent volume markings to a kettle (illustrated) on 08-20-2015 at 07:48 PM
This thread is just what I needed! :rockin:The Roman numerals someone else in the thread did
really struck a chord with me, don't know what happened to some of those quarter hash marks
though :/One th...
Posted in thread: Problem Boiling 4 gallons with a 2000 watt element on 08-20-2015 at 01:51 PM
A quick and easy potential fix may be to wrap the kettle in a towel or two to insulate it. When
I was using 2 1500w heat sticks, this decreased the time of heating. Might save you some heat
Posted in thread: Are hops deer resistant? on 08-18-2015 at 10:45 PM
Sometimes the young dumb ones will try them out. The problem usually works itself out. If not,
I've used capsaicin spray with success.
Posted in thread: Show us your panel on 08-17-2015 at 04:29 AM
Dlaramie08, did you have the hop grenade sticker made? If not where did ya get that, I like it.
Nice clean panel alsoThanks! A friend of mine had a friend of his make it a couple of years ago
Posted in thread: Show us your panel on 08-16-2015 at 01:15 PM
296811296812Exactly as fancy as I wanted it. No alarms, no buzzers, and no timer. Works
perfectly for for me though. Two separate circuits. The rims and pump run off of a 15 amp 120v
circuit and the h...
Posted in thread: New brew stand: Long project in the making! on 08-16-2015 at 12:04 AM
296722I'm afraid I don't have many process pictures, but here it finally is in all it's glory.
The control panel is powered by a 110v circuit and a 220v circuit. I can mash and boil at the
same time, ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 08-14-2015 at 03:54 AM