Last Activity:10-24-2014 4:29 PM
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Posted in thread: Re-bottling an already bottle primed beer on 10-24-2014 at 01:40 PM
I heard a podcast on Basic Brewing Radio recently where the guest refermented previoiusly
bottled beer with bret and lacto. Seemed to work for them (the bret more than the lacto) and I
am trying it no...
Posted in thread: Oxygenation? Or stir start? Or both? on 10-24-2014 at 12:21 PM
I have been assuming the calculators out there provide a pitch rate for properly oxygenated
wort.My understanding is that pro brewers pitch big and oxygenate. Not just to avoid stuck
fermentation but ...
Posted in thread: How do you break down the cost of your brewing? on 10-23-2014 at 06:58 PM
I like to know the ingredient cost per batch and use this information to alternate between
lower cost and higher cost batches. Beer Alchemy does a pretty good job with ingredient costs
by weight of wh...
Posted in thread: BrewsBySmith 2 stage Fermentation Temperature Controller Giveaway! on 10-23-2014 at 06:23 PM
Posted in thread: Research Project on 10-22-2014 at 10:16 PM
I think there could be a market for 22oz bombers with screened labels. I am thinking for
wedding favors and similar "event" brews.Where do you find bottles now?- I bought a couple
cases when I started...
Posted in thread: Natural Gas Calculations with Banjo Burner? on 10-15-2014 at 09:27 PM
I am looking at clearance between the Blichmann Floor Burner wind screen and the kettle bottom.
I can't find a decent picture with a tape measure in it but looks to be at least 1" of
Posted in thread: Natural Gas Calculations with Banjo Burner? on 10-15-2014 at 05:11 PM
I did do a boil test with my burner (first). Took 5 gal from 106 to 181 in 20 minutes. Lid off,
65 degrees in garage with door open but not windy day. That test indicates I got about 9300
BTU/hr into ...
Posted in thread: Natural Gas Calculations with Banjo Burner? on 10-15-2014 at 02:59 PM
Figuring out NG on my new stand and came across your thread. Any updates?What I would like to
know is what is the maximum BTU I can get out of a 10' banjo burner using household pressure
NG?I set mine...
Posted in thread: Brew Pump Woes on 10-14-2014 at 05:16 PM
I got it working pretty well.Turns out I needed to slide the magnet outward on the shaft
slightly more to account for the thickness of the wall of the toolbox. Once I did this, it
seems to run like a ...
Posted in thread: Need gas line advice for my brew stand. on 10-13-2014 at 12:51 PM
thread was a big help to me in current build and especially appreciated pm advice from
Bhambrew. I've got 3/4 line stubbed about 8 feet from my stand. Hard plumbing was out but found
a 10' 3/4 flex ...