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Posted in thread: Any concerns with an oversized conical? on 10-24-2014 at 08:24 PM
You'll be fine, if you really have any concerns about O2 then you can purge the conical with
CO2 prior to filling it but the fermenting process will take care of that for you.
Posted in thread: Stainless conical fermenters on 10-24-2014 at 08:22 PM
7 Gallon (this is the one I currently own): Gallon for your 10 gallon batches: has the 7
gallon and the half barrel (might be to big for what you need) in stock:
Posted in thread: SS BrewTech Brew Bucket Conical Fermenter on 10-24-2014 at 08:18 PM
I have their 7 conical (chronical as they call it) along with their chiller, I love it so far.
I christened it with a Pumpkin ale and having the bottom dump valve was awesome, I was able to
dump the s...
Posted in thread: How do you control fermentation temperature with a conical fermenter? on 10-24-2014 at 07:50 PM
Look here regarding the SSBrewtech conicals and their chiller. Also, look at post 17 what I am
using in conjunction with it, a an aquarium water chiller, works awesome!! Doesn't take that
much space u...
Posted in thread: Hot wort float stopper on 10-24-2014 at 03:09 PM
Thanks. I had seen this one, but am looking for something that needs less horizontal space.
Right now I might just do an electronic valve and rig up a level indicator circuit to shut it
offIf you are ...
Posted in thread: Hot wort float stopper on 10-24-2014 at 12:09 PM
Rate of flow? or volume of flow?I would think a valve used to restrict flow rate and the
autosparge to stop the flow at the level wanted.I have seen a few setups in the past week that
are using float ...
Posted in thread: Hot wort float stopper on 10-24-2014 at 11:11 AM
You might be able to use the blichman autosparge. It's a float valve that's used in a mash/tun
to control the rate of flow for water.
Posted in thread: Recirculating liquor to heat up more quickly? on 10-23-2014 at 07:22 PM
It would heat the water evenly and not have "cold spots". I have it recirculating in my setup
until it reaches strike, then I move the hose up to MT.
Posted in thread: Igloo vs. rubbermaid false bottom compatibility on 10-23-2014 at 06:18 PM
I bought this one some time ago: fits perfectly in my Home Depot orange 10 gallon round
cooler. The one I bought doesn't come with all the stuff the one you linked too but if you
already have a bulk...
Posted in thread: SSBrewtech ferment temp control on 10-23-2014 at 03:25 PM
Come to think about it, if you're in an areas where you can't get your wort down to pitching
temperatures after brewing, you can transfer it to the fermenter after cooling it as low as you
can with ta...