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Posted in thread: pH Meter Question - Is mine dead or not on 01-19-2015 at 05:18 AM
It sounds like you are calibrating before each brew session which is good. Are you doing a
2-point calibration with 4 and 7? You need both or your meter doesn't have enough information
to draw a calib...
Posted in thread: Edworts haus pale ale tastes a bit bland on 01-17-2015 at 04:34 AM
I like it so much that this is the grain bill I use for all new hop experiments. It is a simple
yet excellent base. Low clean bitterness, awesome malt middle, and perfect lingering dryness
Posted in thread: (Phx local pickup) Nearly complete keggle brewery on 01-17-2015 at 03:26 AM
Posted in thread: New take on dimpling, silver solder bulkheads? on 01-17-2015 at 12:35 AM
I've dimpled and soldered dozens of couplers in the last few years. I think it's an awesome
solution for the homebrew level.These are really cool and I'm sure I'll be trying them out next
time I need ...
Posted in thread: Thinking about buying a P.H meter on 01-16-2015 at 05:43 PM
the 5.2 Mash pH Stabilizer sometimes does this product work ?No, not as advertised.The flames
are far out of control now, so to speak. Not sure the facts about this stuff will ever be
reigned in, so m...
Posted in thread: Electric brewery location. on 01-13-2015 at 07:06 PM
It depends on your climate. Our frost line is about 8 feet deep, so that means no water to
outbuildings or outdoor faucets. That would be a major downside to brewing in the garage or
other building fo...
Posted in thread: HERMS Mounted in Kettle Lid? on 01-12-2015 at 04:25 PM
I don't see the need to have a heated mash tun if you're recirculating the wort through the HLT
to maintain temps but I'm new at this so correct me if I'm wrong?Exactly, this is the point of
Posted in thread: HERMS Mounted in Kettle Lid? on 01-12-2015 at 03:57 PM
And I thought I had some new clever idea... lol. I do this, but apparently not so unique.It
works very well for my 2-vessel system. The HLT doubles as the BK, so the coil goes back in
after the boil a...
Posted in thread: Cam Locks - simple question really... on 01-12-2015 at 03:02 AM
Whatever is on your kettle will get hot. I don't like wearing gloves, so I keep the female cams
with their swing arms on the detachable stuff like hoses. This is pretty standard, and I assume
Posted in thread: Concord Stock Pot Question on 01-09-2015 at 07:29 PM
Isnt this really a non issue since a much larger pot or kettle is always recommended anyway? If
one is going to do 10 gallon all grain batches a 15 gallon kettle is the minimum recommended