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  • Posted in thread: Stout tanks sight glass on 11-16-2014 at 02:34 AM
    I have a certain font I use for my logo so had a buddy cut them out of vinyl for me. 236234Did
    the same for my electric panel236235Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew

  • Posted in thread: Preserving and storing hops on 11-16-2014 at 02:31 AM
    That would work- but it is overkill. I just vacuum seal in the regular vacuum sealer bags and
    they last for years in the freezer like that.This is what I do as well. Sent from my iPhone
    using Home Bre...

  • Posted in thread: Bandaid aroma and flavor on 11-01-2014 at 02:39 AM
    Did you use any specific cleaners/sanitizer with this batch? Palmer typically attributes it to
    phenols during early fermentation (which would not be the case here) or chlorine cleaners.
    from my iPho...

  • Posted in thread: Will I smell/taste cola in my beer from keg? on 10-07-2014 at 11:03 PM
    Probably won't be noticeable. I'd give the others a good oxyclean and replace the rings if you
    didn't already. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew

  • Posted in thread: 55 Gallon steel fermenter on 10-01-2014 at 11:35 AM
    I guess I'd try going the route of 55 gallon food grade plastic barrels instead. Just to be
    safe. Once the coating is compromised the beer will start eating at the steel. Have you
    considered the large...

  • Posted in thread: Removable HERMS coil on 09-26-2014 at 12:56 PM
    The stout setup is designed in such a way that it rests on the bottom of the kettle, even with
    the TriClamp fittings. I'd recommend doing something similar by soldering on a support bracket
    that rests...

  • Posted in thread: Is it possible to sterilize bottles after bottling? on 09-24-2014 at 01:53 AM
    You can add sulfites to the beer to help stifle yeast/nasty reproduction. It's not as
    guaranteed as good 'ol pasteurization but works. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew

  • Posted in thread: Review: SSBrewTech Chronical 7Gal Fermenter on 09-13-2014 at 07:16 PM
    I understand you need to be very cautious with these conicals because it kills your yeast and
    you need the check it frequently.I'm confused. Why would a conical "kill" yeast?Sent from my
    iPhone using ...

  • Posted in thread: Is this silicone or vinyl tubing? Did I get ripped off? on 09-13-2014 at 07:15 PM
    Looks like reinforced vinyl hose to me. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew

  • Posted in thread: I'm in trouble.. on 09-11-2014 at 07:41 PM
    I would recommend "How To Brew" by John Palmer; more current information IMO and a great
    book.This. I've read both as well. Charlie has updated the book more recently but I like
    Palmer's book a little...


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