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Posted in thread: Brewing Calculations on 10-03-2015 at 01:29 PM
I did this a couple years ago.
Posted in thread: Imperial Blonde Ale on 09-28-2015 at 09:29 PM
Ok--more info.this is a Brewers Best Kit, the yeast is safale-us-05. the og was 1.053 or close
to thatWhat's the gravity now?
Posted in thread: Do I really need a sparge arm? on 09-09-2015 at 09:21 PM
I was under the impression (and my admittedly rough calculations support it) that fly sparging
improves efficiency. Doesn't it also permit clearer wort into the boil kettle?The other thing I
Posted in thread: Handling Ice on 09-08-2015 at 12:06 AM
If you top off with cold water, and place the kettle in an ice bath, I don't think you would
need to add the ice directly to the wort.
Posted in thread: Can't hit post boil volume - help with trub/whirlpooling? on 08-30-2015 at 11:29 AM
I'd say you have two choices.Measure how much you have left in the kettle after racking to the
fermenter and add that into beersmith equipment profile as "loss to trub and chiller".Or don't
Posted in thread: HBU to IBU conversion clarification on 08-23-2015 at 10:51 AM
I would round up to 2 oz.What's the point in saving .1 oz of hops.I round odd ball recipe
weights all the time.
Posted in thread: Cold crashing and cold conditioning in the same chamber? on 07-26-2015 at 11:00 PM
I would just put it in the fridge, with out worrying about the controller.Ten days at fridge
temps will work fine for cold crashing and chilling the bottles.I don't think dry hopping for
ten days woul...
Posted in thread: Need something to seal the hole for airlock in bucketfermentor on 07-26-2015 at 10:54 PM
Try getting a stopper at the hardware store, instead of the homebrew store.
Posted in thread: Do I need a pump to all-grain? on 07-26-2015 at 12:57 PM
This is the method I use , no pump required.
Posted in thread: Can you put those orange carboy caps in the dishwasher? on 07-12-2015 at 10:53 PM
I've thrown them in the dishwasher, no problems for me.