Last Activity:11-09-2013 8:20 AM
Posted in thread: Carboys Glass vs Plastic on 06-26-2013 at 02:31 AM
Stupid on my part, but putting hot wort in a Better Bottle will result in the top caving in.
Another reason for me to go back to the plastic bucket.
Posted in thread: Better Bottle Stopper on 06-26-2013 at 02:23 AM
When I used a better bottle, I used a cap/hood and kept it in place with a worm gear clamp.
Another reason I went back to buckets.
Posted in thread: Infrared USB camera in ferm chamber? on 06-15-2013 at 03:00 AM
Beer porn at its finest.
Posted in thread: Heady Topper clone - Maltose Express on 06-15-2013 at 02:57 AM
Read about this one today. I'm interested in the recipe as well.
Posted in thread: Can a minifridge lose its freon? on 06-11-2013 at 12:35 PM
Mine had several spots that were covered in an oily film. Looked like it had leaked from one
spot and possibly dripped to lower spots. Not thick like vasoline though.
Posted in thread: Can a minifridge lose its freon? on 06-10-2013 at 11:40 PM
Are there any oily spots? I got a wine chiller from CL that had the same problem. Compressor
got really hot, no cooling inside. Had a leak somewhere. Was a really nice looking box with not
Posted in thread: Kegged beer will not carbonate! on 06-10-2013 at 10:27 PM
Ran Starsan through it, but didn't tear it down prior to first use. Lesson learned.
Posted in thread: Kegged beer will not carbonate! on 06-08-2013 at 02:29 PM
And the solution...dirty taps! The picnic faucets worked, which narrowed it down to the taps -
either the temperature differential or something else. I took them apart, cleaned them,
Posted in thread: Theory idea on pipeline and wort storage on 06-08-2013 at 02:27 PM
I don't feel the need to do this. The question was purely academic and hypothetical. Give the
conditions of (1) your kegerator is full of beer, (2) you have a full ferm chamber (mandatory
that you use...
Posted in thread: Theory idea on pipeline and wort storage on 06-08-2013 at 01:24 PM
Not that I have any intent on trying this (usually brew once every two months to keep beer in
the pipeline). Just a theory that we came up with off the cuff. But it would be nice if I had
the time and...