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Posted in thread: Continuous Growing Sludgepile in Pumpkin Ale 2ary on 11-02-2009 at 11:36 AM
I used around 4-5 pounds of pumpkin in the mash, let it sit in the primary for a little over 4
weeks and like jeremyx, I kept the tip of the want above the cake, and had crystal clear beer
going into ...
Posted in thread: How Much Do You Boil Off? on 11-02-2009 at 11:26 AM
I guess I should have mentioned that I have a 48 qt pot, so the surface area is pretty big. The
tap water is fine to drink, and goes through a brita filter. I know it doesn't remove the
clorine, but y...
Posted in thread: How Much Do You Boil Off? on 10-29-2009 at 09:34 PM
I just finished up my 5th AG batch and was pretty shocked at how much I boiled off during this
boil. I typically boil off 1.5 gallons during a 60 min boil, but today, I boiled off 2 gallons.
I go into...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin ale: pumpkin necessary? on 10-11-2009 at 02:37 PM
Did any of you who tried using real pumpkin in the mash have any issues hitting your temps due
to the mass of the pumpkin? I'm using ~90oz of canned pumpkin with another 12# or so of grain
in a 6 gall...
Posted in thread: I'm going to have a fun weekend! on 10-06-2009 at 02:39 PM
Are you fermenting at 56 deg or is that the outdoor temp?That was the humidity level in the
house. It was fermented between 64-70 degrees
Posted in thread: HELP! Newb kegging Emergency!! on 10-04-2009 at 03:12 PM
See that part in bold? That's a problem, and will cause you to lose gas over time. You need to
hit your welding/gas supply joint and tell them you need a CO2 washer or three.Is your CO2
bottle in the ...
Posted in thread: Show us your Kegerator on 10-04-2009 at 03:05 PM
I took off the single tap and put on a 2 tap tower w/ perlicks I have two 5 gal. cornies and a
5 lb tank. I might look into seeing if I can squeeze in a 10 lb tank. yes, it is sitting right
next to ...
Posted in thread: Standard vs Premium regulators at Keg Connection on 10-04-2009 at 02:57 PM
I've got the taprite regulator and couldn't be happier with them. My tank is inside the
kegerator and having the knobs to make small adjustments is a lot easier then trying to get a
screw driver in th...
Posted in thread: First time kegging, I need help!!! on 10-02-2009 at 11:33 PM
pay very close attention next time. i just finished kegging my second batch and i still won't
put any disconnects on until i'm certain its the right one.
Posted in thread: This kegging thing couldn't be easier! on 10-01-2009 at 09:22 PM
Today was a great day. The UPS man delivered my dual tower w/ perlicks from kegconnection
today, so I got straight to kegging. This was the first batch I've ever kegged, and in fact was
the first AG b...