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  • Posted in thread: Help with the LP black iron piping connections on 09-14-2014 at 03:24 PM
    Black iron union is the answer- to me its difficult to explain unless you're looking at the
    situation. Komocabo, your advice is fine, evidently it worked for you. Teflon gas tape/dope is

  • Posted in thread: Counterflow Wort Chiller Build (and use) on 06-30-2014 at 12:48 PM
    Fill the coil with water might be easier to prevent kinking

  • Posted in thread: Heady Topper/ Conan Yeast help on 09-28-2013 at 09:39 AM
    Yeast geek is selling what I presume to be that yeast.

  • Posted in thread: Bending copper tubing/immersion chiller a little bir on 03-10-2013 at 11:09 PM
    Might want to dry fit fittings on the ends. Prevents ovalling the ends.

  • Posted in thread: Vienna Lager suggestions... on 11-25-2012 at 02:26 AM
    I'm trying to look up what that means but-- in the mean time, it is now at 55 and really
    stinkin like funky sulfur.The sulfur will dissipate with time. A diacetyl rest just means
    warming it up before ...

  • Posted in thread: Vienna Lager suggestions... on 11-24-2012 at 03:59 PM
    well, we brewed last night and did a single decoction. we did scorch a little hopefully it
    doesn't come through too much. One last question since this is my first lager. I pitched at
    (about 9pm last n...

  • Posted in thread: Fix incomplete solder on 10-13-2012 at 06:41 PM
    Agreed, mine is just dry fit so I can disassemble it but the original question was how to fix
    the incomplete solder joints.

  • Posted in thread: Fix incomplete solder on 10-13-2012 at 02:33 PM
    I'd sure try to redo those before I'd take it apart. If you wipe the joints and reapply solder
    when you reheat the joint it will draw the solder into the joint. As the existing solder begins
    to melt a...

  • Posted in thread: Making an adjustment soldering copper. on 09-11-2012 at 02:01 AM
    If you are heating joints that have already been soldered you will want to apply more flux to
    the joint (without taking the joint apart) after you've heated and turned it. Then reheat and
    flow more so...

  • Posted in thread: Ebrewsupply 30a 2 element / 2 pid kit on 09-10-2012 at 05:08 PM
    Haven't done it so I'll be watching your progress. Good luck.