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Posted in thread: Bleach and Vinegar? on 01-04-2013 at 11:57 AM
Somewhat new to brewing, but I am a chemist for a major water utility. Adding 1Tbsp of bleach
to 5 gallons gives a chlorine concentration of roughly 50ppm. Adding the vinegar does 2 things:
1. lowers ...
Posted in thread: Capper broke....fml... on 12-29-2012 at 09:22 PM
So its bottling day, and my capper broke on the first bottle. OH $hi@....So I quick drove to my
LHBS which is fairly close and bought a new one, but, the beer I had just put into bottles was
Posted in thread: fermenting temp on 12-13-2012 at 07:32 PM
Thanks so much guys! Feel much better about this now. I'm in no hurry to bottle so I think I
will wait an extra week than planned to make sure things finish up. Cheers!
Posted in thread: fermenting temp on 12-13-2012 at 06:41 PM
I used Safale-05. Thanks for the quick replies!
Posted in thread: fermenting temp on 12-13-2012 at 06:12 PM
Ok...I'm a brewing rookie! (Now that's out the way....)I'm brewing a 5-gallon IPA kit from my
local shop. It's already in the primary, but I didn't realize my basement, where its sitting,
Posted in thread: fermenting temp on 12-13-2012 at 06:11 PM
Sorry, my app tweeked out and put this post here....now it won't let me delete!
Posted in thread: What do you use to filter your tap water? on 12-10-2012 at 11:53 PM
What are you trying to filter?Although I am new to brewing, I am a water chemist for a large
municipal utility. I'd be happy to help!