Last Activity:03-13-2014 11:41 PM
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Posted in thread: galvanized anything will kill you! on 03-13-2014 at 03:56 AM
Don't worry vinylrooster, I've got your back on this one. You have a good build
there.ManiacalJ. The last house I lived in was entirely plumbed with Galv pipe. It was
horrible. I hadn't used that much...
Posted in thread: galvanized anything will kill you! on 03-13-2014 at 02:42 AM
If you are worried about properties of metal, almost all brass contains lead in it. Just
saying.I'm not going to just dismiss the potential hazard of zinc in fittings, wire, and all
kinds of other bui...
Posted in thread: Efficiency too high? on 03-13-2014 at 01:20 AM
Well that sucks. I thought it would have been worth a shot. Maybe NB will have some good info
for ya. If you find anything out with regard to this let me know.The only other thing I could
think of inv...
Posted in thread: Efficiency too high? on 03-13-2014 at 12:42 AM
Just got off the phone with the keg equipment guy. He said he has to change his 303 stainless
out for 304. He said that the acidity reacts with the manganese in the steel which was creating
Posted in thread: Efficiency too high? on 03-13-2014 at 12:06 AM
Hey Loves IPA! Would you please do me a huge favor in trying to find the answer...My experiment
in mind is this. Please pour one glass of one of your kegged beers. Hopefully that will clear
the line f...
Posted in thread: SSRs and leakage on 03-12-2014 at 07:46 PM
When it comes to failure, SSRs and mechanical relays both fail in the same "closed" position...
typically.Mechanical relays fail closed because the contacts that makes the switch actually
Posted in thread: SSRs and leakage on 03-12-2014 at 07:19 PM
I have actually brought this up before on HBT. The answers were pretty much exactly what you
would read from this wikipedia page. SSRs work through the use of doped compounds that are
placed together ...
Posted in thread: Learning to drink high ABV beer the hard way on 03-12-2014 at 04:36 AM
Indeed. It was a good post. I enjoyed reading your story. When it comes to high abv beers I
usually only drink one. If its more than 10% thats about all I can handle without "feeling" it
to much. The ...
Posted in thread: Fermentation chamber question on 03-11-2014 at 05:02 AM
Nice. I read into the effect of using a freezer at a higher temperature than what it is rated
for. It looks like if the expected life expectancy of a freezer is 25 years, running it at a
Posted in thread: Fermentation chamber question on 03-11-2014 at 04:52 AM
As long as I understand you correctly then the freezer will work great for you. You do need to
use a temperature controller for it though as most freezers don't go "up" to the temperature
you would de...