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Posted in thread: 4 faucet jockey box build on 01-19-2014 at 01:30 AM
Yeah, that's what I was talking about exactly. Okay, well I think I'm going to go ahead and use
a coldplate to build my box.Another question.... do chill plates have copper tubing in cast
Posted in thread: 4 faucet jockey box build on 01-19-2014 at 01:17 AM
Good to know! Did you use jumpers on your cold plate, or just run it straight through?By
jumpers are meaning run it through one line then directly into a second before going out to the
faucet? If it i...
Posted in thread: 4 faucet jockey box build on 01-19-2014 at 12:55 AM
I can say that this thing has been working great for us! We have used it at a few camping trips
(CHA fest at Lake Casitas) where day time temps are getting up to mid-high 80's and the kegs
Posted in thread: What Am I doing wrong? on 07-03-2013 at 08:26 PM
You are taking 2 samples, one before fermenting (Original Gravity), then after (Final Gravity)
to determine alcohol? These readings are using the 1.000 - 1.090 scale, not the Potential
Alcohol which i...
Posted in thread: Hefe Update/Questions on 07-02-2013 at 10:44 PM
Congrats BTW on your first batch!!
Posted in thread: Hefe Update/Questions on 07-02-2013 at 10:41 PM
Hard to see it clearly, but looks close to 1.012 or .010. In a rush to bottle/keg? If not, let
it hang out for another week.
Posted in thread: Homebrewing cost effectiveness on 07-02-2013 at 08:23 PM
Brewing to save money reminds me of the guys who ask... how do I brew budweiser??? Who in the
world wants to brew bud... just go buy a sixer.... Unfortunately for me all my local buddies
are the budli...
Posted in thread: Homebrewing cost effectiveness on 07-02-2013 at 08:05 PM
Compare your $3.25/6 pack to what it costs a brewery to make the same recipeminus their labor
charges and you'll see how expensive your IPA becomes.A brewery wraps significant labor costs
into their p...
Posted in thread: Homebrewing cost effectiveness on 07-02-2013 at 07:25 PM
Doing all grain, 5 gal batches, buying hops by the pound online, I can brew an IPA or even a
IIPA for $26 per batch, which is about $3.25 per six pack. This is of course after the purchase
of all my b...
Posted in thread: Blow off tube for the duration of fermentation on 06-24-2013 at 04:18 AM
I usually use a blow off tube for the first week or so or when I actually remember to throw an
airlock on it. My blow off tubes are relatively small as I use a 3/8" tube with a cutoff ball
point pen h...