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Posted in thread: Drilling Concord Pots: No Luck So Far! on 03-30-2015 at 06:10 PM
I had a lot of trouble with holes very near the bottom sidewall of the Concord kettles. Holes
in the top 85% of the wall and the bottom of the kettle are not as difficult.It leads me to
believe there ...
Posted in thread: Shouldn't spreadsheet be automatic on 02-23-2015 at 03:18 PM
Sometimes solving a multivariable equation isn't as straight forward as you think. If there is
a solution at all. You could use the Solver tool of Excel, but it's all really an academic
Posted in thread: pH Meter Question - Is mine dead or not on 01-19-2015 at 04:18 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 03:34 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 02:26 AM
Posted in thread: New take on dimpling, silver solder bulkheads? on 01-16-2015 at 11:35 PM
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 04:43 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 06:06 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 03:25 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 02:57 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...