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Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 05-23-2016 at 06:34 PM
I'd also like to add that I don't want a controller that does everything for me, what's the fun
in a set it and forget brew day? I know we all want to make quality beer, but making it is the
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 05-22-2016 at 10:47 PM
I'd be surprised if they offer it under $300. They are pretty much out of stock on anything
that you actually need for the unit, such as the hop spider (been out of stock for months), so
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 05-19-2016 at 08:12 PM
Regarding the controller, they are working on a new upgrade which they told me they will not
commit to a release date, but said it would be an option for current models to upgrade to.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-26-2016 at 01:22 PM
Brewer my first batch last weekend and OG was estimated at 1.070 and ended up at 1.074! So far,
I'm happy with the purchase
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-24-2016 at 04:15 PM
Currently brewing in the process of my first brew with the GF. Brewing up a big IPA of 15 lbs
grain bill. I think I needed to add some water as the mash was super thick and was getting
dough balls. Gu...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-15-2016 at 05:17 PM
The question is, what will you brew for your first? I just got mine last week, only tested out
with water and so far quite impressed.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-14-2016 at 12:00 PM
The Ss is pretty awesome, it's not cheap with the ftss add on, but still cheaper than most
conical fermenters out there.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-13-2016 at 11:55 PM
I use the Ss Brewtech Cronical with the ftss and it works great to maintain temps within a
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-13-2016 at 08:19 PM
I'm getting excited for the release of the new PID controller for the GF! I emailed tech
support, they won't commit to a date it will be made available though.
Posted in thread: Grainfather Mash Question on 04-10-2016 at 11:37 PM
I am not sure what to do yet, I have sweet to think about it! I don't want to undershoot but
also don't want to have too much water. I guess using less Sparge water would help, what would
be even bett...