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Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 09-30-2016 at 01:47 PM
I'm planning on doing a big beer (Denny Conn's Vanilla Porter), 1.08ish OG. I really only want
3 or 4 gallons, is there any difficulty doing smaller batches of a high OG beer? Or do you
still need the...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-23-2016 at 01:39 PM
I wouldn't suggest boiling with the lid on, unless you like a mess.
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 05-19-2016 at 12:29 AM
Mine sometimes shows "2". I called Grainfather customer support, they requested me to contact
the retailer. The retailer told me to wait. No response since then, and it was three months
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 05-18-2016 at 12:55 PM
Last night she finally arrived! I got her hooked up and cleaned. I have been extract brewing
for years and finally made the jump to GF for the ease and space saved. Sparging will be
something new. Can...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 04-03-2016 at 06:38 PM
Need some help guys. I was changing celcius to farenheit using these instructions and
obviously did something wrong because I think I've bricked the controller. Now when I turn it
on, it flashes a f...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 03-06-2016 at 08:28 PM
No, but please enlighten me. .. what's underletting?You pump the water in under the grain which
you've already put in the mashtun. I used to do it with my propane system, results in little to
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 02-08-2016 at 05:19 PM
I was VERY hesitant for that very reason (see some of my initial posts in this thread). Now
that I have one I'm very glad I made the purchase. Providing the unit holds up, this is one of
the best purc...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 02-08-2016 at 03:05 PM
I really want this too but I'm hesitant because it only uses 1600 watts to boil. I know this
has been debated over and over and most are satisfied, are many of you using a heat stick with
this or is i...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 02-04-2016 at 01:16 PM
Brew #3 went well. Hit all my volumes using a combination of Beersmith and Grainfather website
for mash/sparge volumes.Effeciency is low, about 68-70, could be crush - Graincrusher on
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 01-31-2016 at 03:53 PM
Ok, brew # 2 much smoother.Effeciency was 72% which I'm fine with, it's what I used to get on
my propane system. I had an ounce of leaf hops which I used at flameout, along with another
ounce of pelle...