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Posted in thread: Same gravity after 8 days on 01-24-2011 at 11:51 PM
all im saying is ive used the recomendations of the yeast companies and i dont have problems
with stuck fermentations, high f.g's, or low attenuation. i dont see a need to use different
pitch rates th...
Posted in thread: Same gravity after 8 days on 01-24-2011 at 03:26 PM
Call me a sucker, but I have NEVER had an issue no matter WHAT yeast I've used.
Posted in thread: Same gravity after 8 days on 01-24-2011 at 02:50 PM
Wyeast says 1.060 and White Labs says 1.070. They must be idiots then! Not sure how they made
sucessful companies out of selling themselves short. Guess they should should hire new
marketing staff, ca...
Posted in thread: Is this an infection? on 01-20-2011 at 04:46 AM
looks like yeast to me
Posted in thread: Gunk at bottom of bottles on 01-20-2011 at 04:25 AM
by gunk, i assume u are refering to yeast sediment? not really any way to get rid of it if you
are naturally carbing. you might be able to reduce it by waiting a little longer b4 u bottle,
but then it...
Posted in thread: Bubbles in my keg lines on 01-20-2011 at 04:11 AM
i have that same issue when i keg cider, but i carb my cider like champagne. lucky with cider
it doesnt have the proteins in it for the head to last. maybe ur beer got higher carb than u
wanted? just ...
Posted in thread: Same gravity after 8 days on 01-18-2011 at 05:34 AM
from wyeast websiteActivator™The Activator™ has a minimum of 100 billion cells of
pure, ready-to-pitch yeast, plus an internal nutrient packet. The Activator™ is designed
Posted in thread: Wanted - Bottles in Madison, WI on 01-18-2011 at 05:09 AM
when i lived in madison, i got all my bottles from woodmans. i got cases of returnable bottles
from point brewery at woodys for like $3/case. just had to ask! initial clean out on some of a
tsp of ble...
Posted in thread: Same gravity after 8 days on 01-18-2011 at 04:58 AM
you got krausen, you arent stuck. give it some time. i dont even bother checking grav after
initial og til the krausen falls. instructions are "guidelines", not "definites" if you will.
Posted in thread: Same gravity after 8 days on 01-18-2011 at 04:37 AM
at an og of 1.031-1.048 you didnt under-pitch even if u only used 1 wyeast smack pack or 1
white labs vile!