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Posted in thread: Buying erlenmeyer flask in NYC? on 06-22-2010 at 07:55 PM
I just use the $5 gallon jug at the LHBS. The center on it is flat, unlike the cider jug I
tried before that. Works well on the stir plate.
Posted in thread: $10 Tap line cleaning system. on 06-18-2010 at 08:49 PM
For the original design, you can use a barb fitting with a male connector on the other end that
almost fits the keg post. A little JB Weld and you're set without all the extra hardware. Of
course, it ...
Posted in thread: 3 All-Grain Batches and I STILL can't figure this out on 11-04-2009 at 06:16 PM
64F-68F are perfectly fine for fermentation temps. I recommend just waiting a couple more weeks
and check again.
Posted in thread: 3 All-Grain Batches and I STILL can't figure this out on 11-04-2009 at 07:39 AM
How are you cooling the wort after the boil? What temperatures are you fermenting the beer?What
yeasts for each of those beers?It may be that you have an infection in your equipment and it
Posted in thread: Removing chill haze from a chilled beer on 10-26-2009 at 02:02 AM
you can also try gelatin.
Posted in thread: fast fermentation on 10-25-2009 at 04:19 PM
You probably either over-pitched the number of yeast or fermented too warm. Make sure to keep
the fermentation temperature in control (below 70F for most ales and below 50F for most
Posted in thread: DIY Conical: SS vs HDPE on 10-25-2009 at 03:54 AM
or 2 8 gallon plastic buckets for about $40....No stand, no hassles.
Posted in thread: MIAB Brewing - Mash in a Bag on 10-25-2009 at 03:44 AM
I can see problems trying to do a barleywine with this method....or even 10 gallon batches...
Posted in thread: Can't even hit 70% on 10-25-2009 at 03:35 AM
Recommend looking at this to help you understand possible places of where you are losing
efficiency. link helps you troubleshoot efficiency problems
Posted in thread: Ideal Cooler Size on 10-17-2009 at 02:09 AM
I would recommend getting a taller rather than wider cooler.