Last Activity:04-04-2014 2:46 PM
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Posted in thread: Where is the "main" STC-1000 thread? on 04-04-2014 at 07:32 PM
I'm wanting to do the STC-1000 thing on a mini-fridge - saw one post where someone refered to
the "main" STC-1000 post so I went searching for one that I assumed would have a buzzilion
replies but can...
Posted in thread: 2014 Hop garden photo thread on 03-06-2014 at 08:34 PM
From Michigan - I put some tomato cages around mine to harness some mulch around them last
fall. If and when I see the tops of the cages again I'll let you know....
Posted in thread: Can I build a CFC with 1/2" copper? on 02-12-2014 at 04:26 PM
Thanks for that input, Guys - I think I'll be sorry if I try to make it work. It's just that
copper is so #*##* expensive. Guess I need to find some plumber who will trade me even up!
Posted in thread: Can I build a CFC with 1/2" copper? on 02-12-2014 at 03:22 PM
A dozen years or more ago I bought a coil of 1/2" copper to build my immersion chiller. I must
have bought 50' coil because I still have over 25' of it sitting on the shelf. Now I want to
build a CFC....
Posted in thread: Would this work for a fermentation chamber? on 02-07-2014 at 07:02 PM
Terek, thanks again! For what I want to do this seems like the way to go - I don't need to beat
up a fridge or mess with a contoller or anything.
Posted in thread: Would this work for a fermentation chamber? on 02-07-2014 at 06:39 PM
The air conditioner - I never thought of that. Do you know of any posts that used that
approach? I wonder how the energy usage would compare. Thanks for that idea!!
Posted in thread: Would this work for a fermentation chamber? on 02-07-2014 at 06:20 PM
Posted in thread: Would this work for a fermentation chamber? on 02-07-2014 at 06:13 PM
I live in Michigan and ferment in my basement (well, my beer does, anyway :). Ambient temp is
never too low but in summer is sometimes too high. I have used the ice-bath approach but want
Posted in thread: grinding whole-leaf hops prior to use on 01-10-2014 at 05:44 PM
I dunno - never tried it myself. How do they keep from losing it when they make pellets?
Posted in thread: first year crop seems grassy - typical? on 01-10-2014 at 02:22 PM
I only went about 2-1 becasue I was worried about the grassiness coming through. Didn't get the
bitter I wanted but didn't get the grassiness either, so I will be more confident this weekend