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  • Posted in thread: Home made immersion coil chiller... thoughts? on 12-07-2010 at 05:57 PM
    i have a 25' 3/8" copper chiller with a pond pump. i have an industrial sink so i can fill it
    with 3 bags of ice and cold water. it will go from boiling to

  • Posted in thread: working on a Dead Guy clone / Maibock, need advice on 12-07-2010 at 05:50 PM
    if anyone has any tips for lagers id like them too. im doing my first lager ever and its a

  • Posted in thread: bottles not carbonating on 12-06-2010 at 06:40 PM
    i guess i was blessed with summer heat because up until a month or so ago they were ready to go
    in a week to 2 weeks. mystery solved

  • Posted in thread: bottles not carbonating on 12-06-2010 at 06:29 PM
    What's the temperature? Make sure you're at 70 or temp, but it might dip below that
    at night. would it matter that much as long as it above 60?

  • Posted in thread: bottles not carbonating on 12-06-2010 at 06:13 PM
    ive done about 10 batches before this started to happen but the last batch never really fully
    carbonated and this batch is still flat after a week. its spent 2 weeks in a primary and then 2
    in a secon...

  • Posted in thread: Forgot to put oxide layer on aluminum pot... on 12-06-2010 at 05:17 PM
    unless you just exposed the pot to air, or just hit it with steelwool, aluminum is pretty
    reactive with oxygen and will form a thin layer of Al2O3 pretty fast. id say you are safe ive
    never heard of a...

  • Posted in thread: Pumpkin stout... how much spice? on 12-06-2010 at 04:54 AM
    i use 1 tablespoon of cinnamon, nutmet and allspice right before the boil was over. alot of it
    settled out with the pumpkin in the primary

  • Posted in thread: Harsh Hop Bitterness/Aftertaste? on 11-29-2010 at 09:22 PM
    what hops and what yeast were you using?

  • Posted in thread: Dry Hop Question on 11-29-2010 at 09:12 PM
    i found that good siphoning into a secondary fermenter can get rid of 95% of the dry hops then
    when you siphon again it will be prettymuch hops free

  • Posted in thread: Help with an IIPA recipe - advice appreciated! on 11-29-2010 at 06:51 PM
    nugget or warrior hops would be the two that i would suggest they have a resiny smell/flavor
    with a citrus aftertaste.