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Posted in thread: RIMS for Dummies on 08-13-2014 at 01:41 AM
I run my sparge water through the RIMS tube and pump the MLT output directly into the boil
kettle. That way the RIMS tube has only water in it when finished, and is partially cleaned
out.Make a ULWD e...
Posted in thread: How to add permanent volume markings to a kettle (illustrated) on 08-12-2014 at 09:06 AM
After I was finished with the tick marks, it was time to try a logo. I picked up some sticker
paper from Staples and used it to print out and cut out a quick text logo to try. cut it out
with a utili...
Posted in thread: How to add permanent volume markings to a kettle (illustrated) on 08-12-2014 at 08:54 AM
Great thread and thanks to the OP. I did a "test run" on a small, 4 gallon Walmart pot that I
had. I figured it was best to try it out on it first before trying on a bigger kettle. Like
others here, I...
Posted in thread: RIMS for Dummies on 08-10-2014 at 01:25 PM
I've been reading the 131 pages of this thread over the last 6 months on and off with great
enthusiasm. Having said that, its quite possible my questions have been answered already and I
just missed t...
Posted in thread: Raspberry addition and resulting increase in Alcohol on 10-12-2013 at 07:27 PM
Thanks, that's kind of the answer I expected. While I COULD do the math, for my purposes, it's
probably just as good to call it +6%.
Posted in thread: Raspberry addition and resulting increase in Alcohol on 10-12-2013 at 06:51 PM
I brewed up a lighter, slightly sweeter beer with a balanced hop profile that had an OG of 1.05
and finished at 1.004 (6% ABV). By itself it was actually really tasty, but today I added 1kg
(2.2 lbs) ...
Posted in thread: HERMS Resources on 10-07-2013 at 01:36 AM
I've been all-grain brewing for a year now and doing pretty well with it, turning out some
decent brews that have been happily drank by family and friends (except my father-in-law, he's
a Coor's Light...
Posted in thread: Keg Storage on 10-04-2013 at 06:01 PM
A lot of people place a coin in the outlet to block beer flow. No specialized coupler
required!Now that, well, that's genius! Ordering a set of parts momentarily. Thanks.
Posted in thread: Keg Storage on 10-04-2013 at 03:06 AM
Further follow on question, with Sanke keg couplers, is there any way to easily block out the
beer outflow so the CO2 can force carb the keg without pushing beer out and up a line that then
Posted in thread: Keg Storage on 10-04-2013 at 02:39 AM
Excellent, that's pretty much what I was looking to do but wasn't sure it would work that well.
Do you leave the kegs on the line in the 'charging station' until use, or just carb and