Last Activity:10-26-2012 6:20 AM
Posted in thread: My HopStopper & Blichmann HopBlocker Upgrade on 01-30-2012 at 01:43 PM
Interesting results after first use. First surprise: as the boil increased, the basket had a
tendency to float up and bob and sink back . I will be adding some clips on the top of the keg
rim to ancho...
Posted in thread: My HopStopper & Blichmann HopBlocker Upgrade on 01-27-2012 at 12:48 PM
Thanks for all the great ideas posted. Here is my version using a flour sifter for the base, a
cake / pie ring for the top and the McMaster 37% screen. The one twist is I installed the flour
Posted in thread: Carboy/Corny/Keggle Cleaning Made Easy (long & photo intense) on 01-06-2012 at 04:59 PM
Great post / thread! I work for Electrolux and can get my hands on a D/W in many states of
repair. Most tubs for a D/W are poly plastic- easy to cut and modify. Did anyone actually
consider cutting th...
Posted in thread: drip tray 3" cut out no drain on 06-21-2011 at 04:43 PM
Has anyone found a source for these in plastic? Stainless is terrific but I can't shell out
another major expense for my kegerator- the wife will shoot me dead.
Posted in thread: CPC Disconnect O-Ring on 06-07-2011 at 03:29 PM
I have also been struggling with this problem. I finally got in touch with an engineer at
Colder who makes the parts that are sold through CPC. After she asked me some tech questions,
it appears I hav...
Posted in thread: Plastic quick connects from CPC on 06-02-2011 at 07:27 PM
Has anyone used the quick connects from CPC [Colder Products Company] . The problem I have been
having has been deformed leaking O rings but after contacting the manufacture it seems I have
the wrong ...
Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 05-26-2011 at 11:39 AM
I just started fermenting in uncut sankey kegs... I would love to get one of these.
Posted in thread: 15.5 gal keg for fermenter on 03-04-2011 at 08:00 PM
I just picked up a ½ keg from an auction and will turn it into my primary fermentor. I have
been reading a ton of good stuff posted on transfers etc. Has anyone installed a ball valve on
the bottom of...
Posted in thread: Leftover meringue in the boil kettle? on 02-14-2011 at 02:59 PM
Yes this was the first time using a whirlpool / pump set up. I used to just gravity drain
through a reverse chiller straight into the fermenter. I must say this stuff was really stiff
like Cool Whip- ...
Posted in thread: Leftover meringue in the boil kettle? on 02-14-2011 at 12:31 PM
Okay this was my first all grain on the new Brutus I built. Also the ingredients / cracked
grain from a new supplier. At the end of the whirlpool / chill down after I had pumped the brew
into the ferm...