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Posted in thread: Undercounter Fridge with 3 five gallon kegs on 02-27-2012 at 01:34 AM
If you have Cornelius Spartan Kegs and you can find a good deal on a U-Line undercounter
fridge, you can fit 3 five gallon kegs in it. The Spartan kegs have a single handle that is
easy to remove. Wit...
Posted in thread: Schrader (Tire) Valve on Keg on 01-11-2012 at 06:41 PM
I have a black liquid QD with a pressure gauge attached to it that I put on the "out" side of a
corny when I am pressure testing kegs. That way I can use a gray gas QD attached to my air
Posted in thread: MT temp variations on 05-13-2011 at 02:21 PM
Thanks. Sounds great. I'll give that a try next time.
Posted in thread: MT temp variations on 05-13-2011 at 02:05 PM
Great questions, I should have thought to give this info too. The probe that controls the temp
is located where the wort exits the HEX coil. It is mounted in a "T" fitting. Then a hose
attaches to tha...
Posted in thread: MT temp variations on 05-13-2011 at 01:49 PM
Thinking about it more, I have a new question. Do people who use HERMS setups stir their mash
periodically during the Mash? I didn't think it was necessary, but maybe that is the only way
to avoid tem...
Posted in thread: MT temp variations on 05-12-2011 at 09:14 PM
Recently had the maiden voyage with our new system. Electric HLT with HERMS. Propane fired BK.
My question is this. We did a protein rest at 122 that went beautifully after getting the
strike water te...
Posted in thread: VTB vs. FTB for PID on 05-09-2011 at 01:34 PM
Yeah, after checking into it a little more, I realized that it is specific to the Watlow PID
that I am using. With the FTB, it turns the output on and off every three seconds, but with the
VTB it turn...
Posted in thread: VTB vs. FTB for PID on 05-06-2011 at 01:24 PM
Has anyone compared the advantages of setting your PID to use VTB(variable time based) vs.
FTB(fixed time based) control? Thanks.
Posted in thread: Need Temp controller for Lagering? on 02-01-2010 at 03:07 PM
Right now my Kolsch is Lagering at 40F in the fridge with the JC temp controller hooked up to
it. It still has 3 weeks to go. What I would like to do is unhook the temp controller this
weekend and let...
Posted in thread: Grind Flaked Oats? on 10-07-2009 at 03:20 AM
Thanks.... that's exactly what I wanted to hear!