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Posted in thread: Is 75% efficiency the norm? on 04-08-2015 at 01:16 PM
I am impressed with the efficiency of BIAB. I have been a typical AGB, and with a new baby,
looking to simplify my brew day routine.My first attempt at BIAB I got a lot higher
efficiency.I have always...
Posted in thread: Clog in dip tube or liquid tubing on 06-12-2014 at 01:41 AM
That is what I'm thinking but would need to have a good seal or beer would spill...Oh, I could
use my portable CO2 cartridge thingy. You know, the kind that looks like a bike tire
inflator.That with a...
Posted in thread: Clog in dip tube or liquid tubing on 06-12-2014 at 12:23 AM
Hi All,My yeast was very flocculant(sounds funny)!Anyway, my newly kegged beer is very slow to
poor and kind of chugs along in spurts. I believe I have a yeast or protein blob stuck in the
Posted in thread: Oxiclean on Stainless I DARE you to prove me wrong on 01-21-2014 at 03:54 PM
Love oxy.I fill to the top(and press poppet valve to get it in the diptube. Then flush, rinse
with water and flush, then starsan shake and flush.I have a keg that has been filled with Oxy
for over a m...
Posted in thread: Fermenting with Fruit Question on 09-23-2013 at 02:19 PM
Hi All,I'm making a variation of Ed Worts Apfelwein.2.5 gal apple juice1 15oz can of Oregon
blackberriesMontrachet yeastI have never used fruit in the fermenter and I'm not sure what the
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 09-18-2013 at 03:09 PM
Hello all,I've made this many times but I have never used fruit until recently.I simply went
with 2.5gal apple juice with 1 can of Oregon Fruit blackberries.MontrachetOG - 1046My
Question:Can I leave ...
Posted in thread: Freezing CO2 tanks prior to filling. on 09-27-2012 at 06:26 PM
My welding supply store weighs my empty tank, then weighs the filled tank. if the difference is
greater than 5lbs they open the valve until it loses weight.In that situation, cold or warm,
5lbs is 5lb...
Posted in thread: Regulator acting wacky on 03-14-2012 at 05:49 PM
Hi All,I have an issue that I'm hoping someone is familiar with.I have a dual regulator setup
that simply outputs to the typical picnic taps. It has been working fine for years.All of a
sudden, one re...
Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies on 01-26-2012 at 02:14 PM
I feel your pain.I have called Midwest on these situations in the past. They have offered to
send my order express since they didn't ship in a reasonable time-frame.Give that a shot. Then
order from N...
Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies on 01-25-2012 at 11:20 PM
I have a preference for Midwest because I have had great experience with their support. Also
their prices always seem the be lower than Northern Brewer.However......If I need something to
arrive in le...