Last Activity:08-19-2015 10:34 PM
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Posted in thread: brewershardware jacketed coni+glycol ?'s on 08-07-2015 at 10:35 AM
I wasn't able to get anything up and running for this brew. But I was able to drop the wort
from 32c down to 18c and its holding at 20-21c for the past three days on 40 lbs of commercial
ice and one f...
Posted in thread: Failure of Brewha BIAC on 08-07-2015 at 10:09 AM
I unfortunately agree either way(vacuum or over pressurizing the jacket) it was user error.
Even if it was a clogged jacket line I wouldn't apply a pressure (city water line) that the
system is not ra...
Posted in thread: How to wash the fermenter? on 08-07-2015 at 09:55 AM
glass carboy or bucket?
Posted in thread: Brewers Hardware 15 Gallon Jacketed Unboxing on 08-06-2015 at 01:48 PM
This is the pump we are using for the jacket. It seems to be working very well. Harbor freight
$20. The insulation I bought for the lines was $2 at lowes.
Posted in thread: Brewers Hardware 15 Gallon Jacketed Unboxing on 08-06-2015 at 01:41 PM
I ended up using an ice chest with 40lbs of ice in it. Used my wort chiller to bring it down to
90* then transferred and turned the jacket and ice water to drop the wort to 70*; oxygenated
and pitch. ...
Posted in thread: Failure of Brewha BIAC on 08-06-2015 at 01:34 PM
According to Brewer's Hardware website their 15 gal conical uses 1.5 mm thick walls.The non
jacketed ones, yes. but their jacketed one use 3mm inner and 1.5 outer. The wall that buckled
on his would h...
Posted in thread: Failure of Brewha BIAC on 07-30-2015 at 08:13 PM
... I don't know of any homebrew equipment that uses thicker material (though it may be out
there) and I am aware of many companies that use 0.8mm and 1.2mm..for record I believe that
Posted in thread: brewers hardware 15 gallon jacketed design change on 07-28-2015 at 05:40 PM
Posted in thread: Brewers Hardware 15 Gallon Jacketed Unboxing on 07-28-2015 at 05:37 PM
Just got my new conical in. It is the new version with the dimple jacket instead of the coil
jacketed. BH has also added a sample port and I believe the two additional ports on the top are
new as well...
Posted in thread: brewers hardware 15 gallon jacketed design change on 07-17-2015 at 05:30 PM
Just wanted to give a heads up to anyone looking to purchase one of these that I believe they
have changed the design slightly.Mine has been on order for around a month. But I was told I
will be getti...