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Posted in thread: Connected my plate chiller to the shower on 05-05-2016 at 05:25 AM
Due to my lack of space i used my shower to conect a hose to my plate chiller and chill my
wort. I cleaned the bathroom thoroughly before starting. Afterwards it got me thinking if this
was a good ide...
Posted in thread: CO2 quality difference? on 05-03-2016 at 10:25 PM
awesome, thanks for the info. that makes my life a tadd bit easier.What do the people you work
with say? I would think someone would know. I had finally got sick of getting mixed info (and
Posted in thread: Is there a way to test a pH probe? on 05-02-2016 at 05:15 AM
This is kind of long because of the level of detail...I use Brun water and in the beginning
always tested the mash pH. After many batches I decided that Brun water was pretty darn close
and the pH tes...
Posted in thread: CO2 quality difference? on 05-02-2016 at 04:17 AM
Are there different "grades" of CO2? I work in an industrial setting where we have our own fire
protection systems. We have the capability to refill the portable CO2 fire extinguisher
bottles. The lab...
Posted in thread: Oxygen Setup on 05-01-2016 at 03:08 PM
This is really terrible advice. All of it.Actually it's not that crazy of a statement. Oxygen
is important for primary fermentation, but it is probably one of the most overrated homebrew
Posted in thread: First time using BeerSmith and I want to make sure my numbers are lining up. on 05-01-2016 at 01:40 PM
I like Beersmith a lot but I don't use it for water calculations for BIAB. I don't like the way
it doesn't allow for a sparge, among other things. I highly recommend priceless brewing's
calculator if ...
Posted in thread: Full-boil benefits with BIAB? on 04-30-2016 at 07:10 PM
Posted in thread: Full-boil benefits with BIAB? on 04-30-2016 at 01:08 AM
This thread took a detour down bullshat boulevard.That's half the fun of these forums. The take
away is that stainless is more expensive because it's prettier and it takes it longer to cool
down and h...
Posted in thread: Degassing kegs - losing hop nose? on 04-29-2016 at 04:05 PM
I really like those siphons. I want to get one. But I would only use it when going from the
carboy to the keg. Right now I'm doing primary in a bucket, so I couldn't use it for that. I
use a 5 gallon ...
Posted in thread: Degassing kegs - losing hop nose? on 04-29-2016 at 02:46 PM
Yeah, I definitely never have any worry about it getting in the gas line. I never fill up past
the gas dip tube anyway. In fact, the previous beer I racked over, I was using a terrible
siphon and was ...