Last Activity:10-10-2012 5:20 PM
Posted in thread: Sodastream Alternatives on 05-31-2012 at 09:55 PM
Adapters to use standard CO2 on a soda stream exist. Price is decent too if I remember. Google
around, one company might be Soda Doctor, Soda Stream Doc, or something like that.
Posted in thread: Building a kegerator- fridge ideas???? on 05-28-2012 at 08:00 AM
No mini-fridge will fit a keg. You would be hard pressed to find a mid sized one or anything
short of a full sized that would. Most homebrewers make a kreezer. Take a chest freezer &
replace the therm...
Posted in thread: How can I keep my soda carbonated but not put it in the fridge? on 05-23-2012 at 01:18 AM
Hey, I had an idea. What if I get the soda really cold for a few weeks? If it isn't a lager
yeast, do you think they would die?No, it would just go dormant & wait for better temperatures,
at least eno...
Posted in thread: Remove that Root Beer funk? on 05-08-2012 at 01:20 AM
Doesn't ever come out of plastic or rubber.
Posted in thread: Brewing inside a keg, with yeast? on 04-18-2012 at 06:46 AM
Possible, definitely. A corney keg has a pressure relief valve so you couldn't blow it up like
with glass bottles. I'd recommend investigating force carbing though, easier and far better
Posted in thread: Pure cane sugar root beer? on 03-29-2012 at 06:37 AM
I use a lot of brown sugar for the extra flavor in my rootbeer. Depends on your tastes I guess.
Posted in thread: Corny keg in place of a carbonator. on 03-27-2012 at 05:46 AM
Cornies are rated to 125 I believe, and have a pop-off valve that will blow before the keg as a
safety mechanism.Carbonators do run at 100psi to get the warm water carbonated fast.To get soda
Posted in thread: Equipment Issue on 02-17-2012 at 06:07 AM
The old Pepsi fountin I'm going to be canabalizing for my project just had a 1.5 cubic foot
tub. The fridge coils went in the tub with a small mixing motor. Fill the tub up with water &
each syrup lin...
Posted in thread: BeerGun on 02-17-2012 at 06:01 AM
Soda is carbed significantly higher than beer (8-10pst vs. 30ish), so using beer bottles for
soda is a bad idea. Find a glass Coke bottle & compare the weight to a beer bottle.
Posted in thread: Excessive foam from corney keg on 01-29-2012 at 07:02 PM
5 gal corney keg, 3 of the mixing sticks from the cure your short hose troubles thread & 4-5'
of 3/16" hose with a picnic tap on the end.I've been carbing the root beer in the fridge for a
week at 35p...