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Posted in thread: Chill Wizard Inspired Pump/Chiller Station on 06-27-2013 at 02:41 PM
do you have a drawing or schematic on what you built or was this eyeballed? I'd like to do
something similar with my pump and plate chiller.I drew up my own plans from the spec'd
dimensions of the pum...
Posted in thread: What are your "can't live without" equipment items? on 05-08-2013 at 03:23 AM
Here is the Thermoworks reasonably priced alternative to the Thermapen: accurate & priced
right!I had one of those for my kitchen before I bought my thermapen. The thing really don't
like about that ...
Posted in thread: What are your "can't live without" equipment items? on 05-08-2013 at 03:00 AM
For me, weldless bulkheads/ball valves and silicone tubing. I could live without pouring a full
pot of wort through a funnel into a fermenter ever again. (Ahh, the good ole partial boil
Posted in thread: What are your "can't live without" equipment items? on 05-08-2013 at 02:56 AM
Are thermapen's that good?Thermapens are an awesome as a kitchen tool. I feel they are overkill
for brewing tho. I own one for grilling, broiling, etc. so I use it in my brewery, but I
Posted in thread: Chill Wizard Inspired Pump/Chiller Station on 05-06-2013 at 06:18 AM
Well, didn't get around to painting the stand, but got some shots in action this past brew
day.Also excited to see what difference the Hop Rocket makes on my all Centennial IPA I am
Posted in thread: Chill Wizard Inspired Pump/Chiller Station on 05-02-2013 at 03:15 PM
Nice job!Thanks a lot! I'm hoping I'll have time to strip it down and paint the PVC and wood
pieces tomorrow and have it back together before I brew Saturday.OFF TOPIC: I just got a
Blingmann Hop Rock...
Posted in thread: Chill Wizard Inspired Pump/Chiller Station on 04-30-2013 at 12:41 AM
I didn't mean to imply that your build was cheap.I was focused on your design of the stand
!BTW. your PVC and plumbing work, are perfect looking. Did you even glue the PVC, Cause it's so
perfect, it d...
Posted in thread: Cloudy Heffe Weiss on 04-29-2013 at 02:59 PM
Here she is - The "Cloudy" heffe weiss: is EXACTLY what I would and should expect to see in
the Bavarian Hefeweizen style. Nice looking brew!Cheers! :mug:
Posted in thread: All Grain equipment question on 04-28-2013 at 09:51 PM
FWIW, I brew 5 gallon all-grain batches with ONE 44qt bayou classic kettle (with a 1/2" valve
and a sight glass/digital probe thermometer combo), a 10gal beverage cooler MLT (with a
stainless false bo...
Posted in thread: Bayou Classic SQ14 - Initial Firing & Review on 04-28-2013 at 09:14 PM
I found it very difficult to determine the optimum air/fuel mixture as seeing the flames in
daylight is quite difficult. And while I avoided cranking up the burner all the way (I thought
that might wa...