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Posted in thread: Gravity way off....... on 05-14-2015 at 07:19 PM
I'd suspect it's the extract. It's notoriously hard to get a decent reading until everything
mixes together, especially if you have to add top-off water. Usually the readings are low,
though, so I cou...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 04-10-2015 at 02:05 PM
and it makes the walls all drippy with colors you can hear and/or taste.So, is that a dragon in
the kitchen, or are you just happy to see music?
Posted in thread: Last week I opened my very own LHBS and I wanted to share some pics on 04-05-2015 at 11:46 PM
Looks cool, but if you want to grow you need to replace that nifty grain dispenser with
something much more substantial. I rarely buy less than 10# of anything, and that would drive
me nuts.For counte...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 03-28-2015 at 01:49 PM
"What kind of beer do you have other than BMC?"His reply was "Oh, we got everything"" We got
both kinds of beer, pilsner AND lager!"
Posted in thread: Official Broken Hydrometer Count on 03-15-2015 at 05:37 PM
2026Mine was cracked and giving me false readings. I had three brews that wound up with low
gravities, after several months of hitting my numbers consistently. Finally noticed moisture in
it and disco...
Posted in thread: I accidentally froze my beer on 03-15-2015 at 05:15 PM
I did this a couple of weeks ago with an ESB, cracked open one last night and didn't notice any
issues. I think you'll be fine.
Posted in thread: wilserbrewer BIAB bags on 03-12-2015 at 02:41 PM
Thanks for the reply Wilser and Inkleg.Crush is from a Barley Crusher mill set to the thickness
of a credit card, single pass throughI have this same mill and I only do single-pass milling
and I have ...
Posted in thread: How do you insulate your kettle? on 03-04-2015 at 12:57 AM
Just guessing here, but I don't think your problem is insulation. If I were to take a stab at,
I'd say you're just seeing temperature gradients.Did you stir before you got your reading of
148F? Were y...
Posted in thread: How do you insulate your kettle? on 03-03-2015 at 01:45 AM
Did my second BIAB brew yesterday and wound up missing my OG by several points. I'm pretty sure
it's due to the crazy temperature swings I had during the mash. I heated my water up to 160,
then added ...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 02-22-2015 at 09:23 PM
The going blind thing comes from disreputable bootleggers diluting their product with
antifreeze. It's illegal because of taxes and FUD.Actually, it's because careless moonshiners
with poor quality co...