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Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 06-15-2015 at 07:30 PM
I switched to use SSR Relays, works fine... probably preferable since I'm sure the fridge is
more than 10 Amps..Are you sure???? Mine isn't
Posted in thread: Shelf life of bottled beer - natural vs beer gun on 04-29-2015 at 07:35 PM
If done properly I fail to see how there would be a difference.
Posted in thread: We no need no stinking beer gun... on 04-29-2015 at 07:33 PM
You could always wax them too. I don't have experience with holding bottles that long but if
they are sealed correctly I don't see how it wouldn't hold. My buddy just asked about doing a
Posted in thread: I need a stir plate! on 04-29-2015 at 06:22 PM
I'm trying to understand the mechanics of this. I thought the magnets rotate which in turn
moves the stir bar but from what I can tell it stays in the middle. So what causes the stir bar
to rotate in ...
Posted in thread: I need a stir plate! on 04-29-2015 at 04:39 PM
this setup but boxed it in a radio shack project box. I also used rare earth magnets instead
of HD magnets.
Posted in thread: I need a stir plate! on 04-29-2015 at 04:32 PM
My DIY stir plate does okay with 2l of starter. You won't get a vortex to the bottom, at least
I dont. Though that's not needed. We use VWR plates at work and use them to mix 20l of water,
but thats g...
Posted in thread: 2015 Oberon is out - Who's harvesting yeast? on 04-29-2015 at 03:22 AM
I used Vermont Ale in NB's American Wheat kit and it worked well. The strain ate everything and
gave the beer a dry, almost phenolic bite. Adding a little extra grain might not be a bad
Posted in thread: HOWTO - Make a BrewPi Fermentation Controller For Cheap on 04-22-2015 at 12:35 AM
You can also just run the wire under the door seal. Putting it through the hinge side has
worked well for me while I figure out if I want to run wires through the drain hole.
Posted in thread: Stainless steel inline chugger pump head on 04-21-2015 at 12:25 AM
Posted in thread: BrewPi Spark DIY Shield on 04-20-2015 at 06:13 PM
I have a photon on order as well, though its for another unbrew related project. I'm still a
bit torn between this or an Elsinore setup at the moment.