Last Activity:11-16-2015 8:51 PM
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Posted in thread: Question about temperature difference - cooler dry yeast vs. warmer wort on 11-16-2015 at 08:48 PM
I'm sure there are a thousand posts about this, could somebody point me to a good one? I made a
counter-flow chiller (very proud of myself :) and used it for the first time. It only got the
wort down ...
Posted in thread: drilled stopper won't stay down in the neck of my carboy on 10-02-2015 at 12:06 AM
Thanks, guys, That helps. I just happened to see that somebody else had the same problem in the
"general" forum with similar replies. I think I will get one of those orange caps.
Posted in thread: drilled stopper won't stay down in the neck of my carboy on 10-01-2015 at 11:31 PM
So I have (2) three gallon carboys that I think were both made by the same outfit in Italy, but
I bought them one year apart. I bought them from my local HBS. I find that in one I can't get
Posted in thread: I'm grinding them up now, will it help? on 08-31-2015 at 02:26 PM
Thanks again. I hadn't thought about grinding them just prior to use. That is a good idea I may
try after I determine that the others are unusable :(
Posted in thread: I'm grinding them up now, will it help? on 08-31-2015 at 01:29 PM
Thanks all for your replies. Since I already went and done it I will be sure to post my
observations when I attempt to use them. But even if I wrecked 'em it was fun to experiment.
That's what I like ...
Posted in thread: 2015 Hop Harvest Totals on 08-28-2015 at 06:47 PM
Michigan Cascade 25 oz.
Posted in thread: I'm grinding them up now, will it help? on 08-28-2015 at 06:43 PM
So I have had my four Cascade plants in for four years now. They have thrived - the first
couple of years I didn't expect much in terms of quality based on what I have read here, but
last year (they w...
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 09:34 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 05:26 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!