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Posted in thread: Porter mash mistake on 08-24-2015 at 10:45 PM
yeah, just for next time you want to measure your pre-boil gravity and volume. if those two are
what you estimated, proceed with the boil as normal. if either of those are off, you can adjust
Posted in thread: Porter mash mistake on 08-24-2015 at 03:51 AM
you may end up slightly under your estimated FG, but I doubt it will be too much, depending how
long the sparge took. did you do fly sparge or batch sparge or no sparge? did you immediately
Posted in thread: Porter mash mistake on 08-23-2015 at 02:27 PM
Very interesting. Just don't over do. Think you'll have a deep and complex porter using this
method.I think so too. I might just age this bad boy for 6 months on oak and Bourbon now. Maybe
even a vani...
Posted in thread: Porter mash mistake on 08-23-2015 at 01:40 PM
All numbers seem fine. I should still get my OG. Won't know for sure until my boil is over, but
I think I should be okay...Just finished sparge and I got 9 gallons of wort. WTH? I was
shooting for abo...
Posted in thread: Porter mash mistake on 08-23-2015 at 12:53 PM
So, the brew day did not start out well for me. I forgot to add my strainer coil to the bottom
of my mash tun and realized it after I had added the grain to the hot water in the tun. Since
it was a bi...
Posted in thread: Losing CO2 on 08-14-2015 at 03:18 AM
So, I contacted keg connection. They were really great about it. They asked me to send it back
to them and they will work on it and try to fix it and then return ship it to me at heir
Posted in thread: Losing CO2 on 08-12-2015 at 12:47 AM
It's not the keg. What's happening is there's a bit of trash stuck in the needle valve in the
regulator, or the pressure diaphragm is punctured. You can disassemble the regulator to repair
it, or you ...
Posted in thread: Losing CO2 on 08-11-2015 at 10:22 PM
Is your tank pressure guage still reading zero?If you turn the red knob slightly towards the +
does it slowly increase or does it go straight to 50psi and piss gas out the back?The tank
gauge is still...
Posted in thread: Losing CO2 on 08-11-2015 at 10:15 PM
Looks like a setup from KegConnection. I've had nothing but excellent results and will always
buy kegging lines regulators etc from them. The two things I learned about the new set up:1)
Make sure tha...
Posted in thread: Losing CO2 on 08-11-2015 at 01:42 AM
Question: if the bottle is empty, there wouldn't be a mass rush of air out of the safety device
in the back of the regulator when I turn the bottle on, right? I should tell you also that I