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07-17-2012

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12-07-2016 12:22 PM

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    ABOUT ME

  • Brewing Beer,Computers,Playing Piano
  • Slitter operator at global packaging
  • Gil Plocher
  • DiscWorld Series, Gunslinger Series, Game of Thrones Series, Sword of Truth Series
  • Started homebrewing in January 2012. SWMBO got me a mr.beer kit for Christmas and been heavily addicted since. Went from extract to Extract/specialty grains, to partial mash, tried BIAB and currently doing all grain 5gallon batches. rnRecently started kegging(2 batches) and already upto 3 5gallon cornies. Only 1 tap in kegerator so far. But there is always another piece of equipment needing upgrading :)
  • Heavy stout
  • 5 gallon Dark American Lagerrnrn1 Gallon Small Beer
  • 5 gallon Spiced Holiday Ale
  • a few 12oz vanilla cream ale. A 12 pack of Dark Munich Lager
  • Hard Rootbeer, Chocolate Cherry Bock, Hefeweizen
  • Male
  • Married
  • Eagleville
  • Pennsylvania

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Turkey Day Giveaway from Inkbird on 11-24-2016 at 01:19 AM
    Thanks for yet another great giveaway. I'm thankful for @my wonderful wife who got me started
    in this addiction Erm I mean hobby.

  • Posted in thread: Will this cheap 3500 watt induction burner work? on 11-05-2016 at 01:47 AM
    Nope. Pretty much how I did mine.

  • Posted in thread: Chronical & Kettle Giveaway + Current Deals on 10-28-2016 at 04:25 AM
    Shhhh. You'll decrease our odds

  • Posted in thread: Pot too small? 1st post on 10-23-2016 at 03:32 AM
    Without sparging I'd say most likely. Even if you do sparge it would be close anyway. At
    1.5qts/lb you're already looking at 6.5gallons water roughly. A little more manageable at
    1.25qts/lb (5.5gallon...

  • Posted in thread: Chronical & Kettle Giveaway + Current Deals on 10-23-2016 at 03:22 AM
    Thanks for the opportunity. I'll take a shot at it.

  • Posted in thread: 12 Beers Of Christmas 2016! on 10-22-2016 at 03:55 PM
    Address sent

  • Posted in thread: Making CNC handles for custom labels here on 10-21-2016 at 11:47 PM
    here's along the lines of what I had in mind. definitely open to artist interpretation

  • Posted in thread: Is this possible? on 10-21-2016 at 06:00 PM
    It would be close. I did 5 gallon brewing in a 7.5gallon pot up until recently when I got a
    15gallon pot. Fermcap s is your best friend. 14.75lbs of grain at 1.25quarts water per pound is
    just over 4....

  • Posted in thread: Will this cheap 3500 watt induction burner work? on 10-21-2016 at 01:49 PM
    I didn't have any issues weight wise doing a 5 gallon batch on it plus I believe others have
    said they've done 10gallon batches with no problems.

  • Posted in thread: White Labs Yeast Vault on 10-20-2016 at 05:59 AM
    I agree. Or better yet the white labs yeast vault webpage needs more traction. Been sitting at
    160 and some odd number for the one strain I want for months.

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