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Posted in thread: Can I leave beer in plastic bucket for a couple months? on 06-28-2015 at 12:40 PM
Maybe I should try a PET bottle for storing beer a couple months before a keg opens up?
Posted in thread: Can I leave beer in plastic bucket for a couple months? on 06-28-2015 at 12:25 PM
The bucket is not air tight. The lid does not have a gasket... It's partially /sometimes air
tight: I have had fermenations occur with and without bubbles in the airlock.I don't have
enough carboys (b...
Posted in thread: help using BIAB calculator for first time on 06-22-2015 at 03:45 PM
I am going to do my first BIAB today. I wanted to make sure I am understanding the calculator
correctly first. I've been using a number of the websites and have been getting different
answers.Here is ...
Posted in thread: Given wrong grains. Will it still make a good beer? on 06-19-2015 at 04:52 PM
I was recently given the wrong grains and yeast on accident at my LHBS. They gave me the
appropriate ones for free when the error was noticed; so no problem there. Said I could keep
the other grains a...
Posted in thread: 10 gallon batches / high gravity on 04-22-2015 at 02:42 AM
I like the idea of a partigyle... Hadn't heard of that before.Will definitely set up a hoist or
pulley.Any tips on increasing efficiency? Double grind grains, 90 min brews, squeeze the bag
like it owe...
Posted in thread: 10 gallon batches / high gravity on 04-21-2015 at 03:43 PM
I plan to start BIAB after I move next month. Saving money to buy a bigger pot and propane
burner.I'd like to eventually do 10 gallon batches of high gravity belgian beer (e.g. tripels,
Posted in thread: Kegging Newbie on 04-08-2015 at 01:14 AM
The one time I tried I rolled it at 30 psi for 6 minutes. Nothing. I even put it in the keezer
after I did it for another 12 hours and it didn't even absorb the co2. I still had to purge
it.Maybe my r...
Posted in thread: Kegging Newbie on 04-08-2015 at 01:01 AM
Too warm. No matter how much you roll it the co2 won't absorb. 46 is cool but probably not cool
enough. Move it to 35 or 38degrees and after it chills for 12-24 hours crank it up to 30 and
roll it for...
Posted in thread: Newbie question on kegging on 04-08-2015 at 12:55 AM
Yeh you can do this- I was in your same shoes a couple months ago and searched the forums and
found plenty of people do this. I've only done this a couple times but this is what I do:I only
have room ...
Posted in thread: Kegging Newbie on 04-08-2015 at 12:43 AM
I'm trying to force carbonate a keg for the first time. I racked to keg and cranked co2 to 30
psi and did the rolling method for about 20 minutes. I then moved the keg to my basement where
it is aroun...