Last Activity:05-10-2015 11:44 AM
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Posted in thread: Glass front coke style fridge in Allentown Pa on 05-10-2015 at 01:22 PM
had one guy suggest a smoker build
Posted in thread: Glass front coke style fridge in Allentown Pa on 05-09-2015 at 05:29 PM
I found this fridge at the local scrap yard and was thinking I could fix it and make a ferm
fridge for a conical, BUT when the repair guy came to look at it he said the wiring had been
cut out and it ...
Posted in thread: brewershardware jacketed coni+glycol ?'s on 04-23-2015 at 11:14 AM
Unless you are doing 5 gallon batches, this method won't keep up with the cooling requirements.
A container of glycol sitting in the freezer will indeed get down to the temps you project, but
Posted in thread: brewershardware jacketed coni+glycol ?'s on 04-22-2015 at 08:48 PM
I'm looking to order soon as well... My plan is to have a 5 gallon bucket of coolant in a deep
freeze (~-10*) figured circulating sub zero coolant cant hurt anything. And we can still use
the freezer ...
Posted in thread: video of the "finished" brewery a "brewmagic clone" on 09-11-2014 at 06:34 PM
Well filled up the HLT with 10 gallons of water to test the plumbing... opened the exit of the
HLT and exit of the MLT. The water should have flowed via gravity into the MLT to back fill it.
No such l...
Posted in thread: yeast starter pulled in water on 09-11-2014 at 12:33 AM
2000ml flask 200 grams of DME. Stir plate. I didn't think Krausen used to be a problem... But
the last two have been. Maby it's the DME I bought?
Posted in thread: yeast starter pulled in water on 09-10-2014 at 03:09 PM
I use open cell foam stoppers, got mine at Williams.
www.williamsbrewing.com/7-8-FOAM-STOPPER-P434.aspx They sanitize from the steam created when
heating the starter. In some 20 yrs, never have had a ...
Posted in thread: yeast starter pulled in water on 09-10-2014 at 01:16 PM
I kept it capped with aluminum untill the Krausen started forming then capped because i had
some yeasty messes from starters. Fern cap might be a good idea for the future. So probably
consider this ba...
Posted in thread: yeast starter pulled in water on 09-10-2014 at 11:52 AM
Forgot about the contraction thing when cold crashing a yeast starter and it sucked in some tap
water through not the cleanest blowoff tube ever made. Is it risky to still use the yeast
stater?I had a...
Posted in thread: Brewers hardware vs glacier tanks jacketed conicals on 09-09-2014 at 02:42 PM
Has anyone put in footwork to compare these two 15 gallon conicals? The glacier tanks one runs
400 bux more. From what I can tell the glacier tank pros are pressure tested and bigger man