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Posted in thread: Building a dedicated brew room? on 01-12-2017 at 09:32 PM
For the last 4 year i have brewed in a repurposed barn. it works but its not ideal. Its laid
poorly because of the beams, the main sink drain is run on the floor, plugs are not where they
are needed, ...
Posted in thread: Cleaning a Plate Chiller on 01-03-2017 at 06:37 PM
Pressure cooking in a water bath for a couple hours, released the beast from mine in a similar
Posted in thread: Brewing on a Weeknight on 12-13-2016 at 05:01 PM
Me and a buddy are running a 1bbl batch of biremunchers blonde today after work. We started
filling the HWT 2 days ago, cleaned set up and ground the grains last night, been running the
wood stove non...
Posted in thread: At what point do you stop upgrading your gear? on 12-12-2016 at 07:53 PM
I went 1bbl at home about 3 years ago. I've definitely reached the end of the rabbit hole for
myself as far as size. We brew 6-12 times a year and between my brew partner and myself we
would need to q...
Posted in thread: I'm seriously considering opening a brewery on 12-12-2016 at 07:22 PM
I took a hobby of love and turned it into a business about 12 years ago. I made lots of money,
lost lots of money, had a few laughs and had a few cries. At the end of it all what upsets me
to this day...
Posted in thread: Why is my blonde ale amber? on 12-12-2016 at 04:48 PM
it was a little under double. Usally loose just under 2 gallons lost about 3.5 this last time.
What % do you dial your boil element back to?
Posted in thread: Why is my blonde ale amber? on 12-12-2016 at 04:07 PM
Back when my mash tun was direct fired I would often get a dark colour (and weird twang that
would get exponentially worse with time) from my blonde recipe. After I switched to a heat
exchanger it wen...
Posted in thread: Inkbird ITC100VH low voltage output on 10-21-2016 at 04:22 PM
I have a ITC 100VH that won't put out more the .5 VDC, my relay requires 3VDC minimum can
anyone tell me what setting to change to increase the voltage output to run my ssr?
Posted in thread: Large grain vac on 08-02-2016 at 02:45 PM
I have a 55 galon mash tun the is a PIA to scoop empty. I tried a shop vac last time and it
worked great, but i had to empty it four times. I was thinking of using an old 55 gallon
plastic drum and pu...
Posted in thread: Aged Hops in the Dirty North? on 06-21-2016 at 08:37 PM
Hops direct won't ship north of the border. I'm not sure about Yakima kinda lost interest at
$16/ lb. Homercidal yes old hops have lost alpha acid. Any variety will work. We'll aged hops
do not inhibi...