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Posted in thread: Recent bottling problems on 06-06-2012 at 08:56 PM
I bottle my homebrew, which has worked fine until the last 2-3 batches, which I've felt were
undercarbonated. There are a couple potential causes:1) I normally get prepackaged priming
sugar (4.5 oz) f...
Posted in thread: Shelf life of various beer styles on 09-14-2011 at 11:51 PM
I've learned from experience that hop-heavy beers tend to lose their hop profile and
bitterness. I have an APA from last year that no longer tastes like an APA. It's still
drinkable, but it just taste...
Posted in thread: 1 Gallon was just not enough... on 09-14-2011 at 11:44 PM
temperature control during fermentation.This is something that is often overlooked when people
(myself included) first start homebrewing. I think a lot of the kits and recipes fail to stress
Posted in thread: Keeping beer lines cold on 08-17-2011 at 03:00 PM
I recently bought a Frigidaire 4.4 cf mini fridge that I will be using as the basis for a
2-keg/2-faucet keezer. It will sit inside a wooden cabinet with what I believe is referred to
as a coffin top....
Posted in thread: Frigidaire Model FRC445GB Mini-Fridge Kegerator Conversion on 08-11-2011 at 03:36 AM
For anyone interested, Best Buy currently has this fridge on sale for $159 (normally $199). I
picked one up and plan on doing the 2-faucet tower conversion in the next couple of weeks.
Posted in thread: Cheap and Easy Bottle Cap Labels on 04-30-2011 at 12:41 AM
I tried to buy some of these labels today and couldn't find them at Staples or Office Max. They
had several colored varieties, but none of the plain white labels. Maybe I'll just order from
Posted in thread: Which mini-fridge for 2-keg conversion? on 04-28-2011 at 06:55 PM
This is the fridge many of us here on HBT have converted into a kegerator: I've read about
this fridge indicates that it has a freezer component. Is it fairly easy to remove the freezer
Posted in thread: Haier HNSE05 Kegerator on 04-28-2011 at 06:51 PM
Nevermind, I found this thread where it's discussed: like 2 corny kegs will fit, but not with
a CO2 tank inside the fridge.
Posted in thread: Haier HNSE05 Kegerator on 04-28-2011 at 06:41 PM
Has anyone followed through on one of these conversions? I have a chance to buy the Haier
HNSE05SS myself, but I want to know how it will work out.Will it hold 2 corny kegs and a 5lb
CO2 tank inside w...
Posted in thread: Which mini-fridge for 2-keg conversion? on 04-12-2011 at 07:37 PM
Thanks! That's exactly the type of keezer I'd like to build.