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  • Posted in thread: Mold in Carboy on 10-05-2009 at 04:08 PM
    Sanitized cane, slid thru the film to near the bottom of the carboy, drew out all but the top
    few inches.My understanding is the bacteria is thu out the beer, the film is just the

  • Posted in thread: Mold in Carboy on 10-05-2009 at 03:52 PM
    Yeah, I have looked thru the threads, but didnt find my answer....I had a nasty looking film
    with spores on top of my Wee Heavy in the secondary. I assume it back packed on something not
    cleaned prope...

  • Posted in thread: Ever try this repair? on 04-15-2009 at 03:15 PM
    That's what I was thinking. I tinkered with it on BeerSmith and settled on a .5 gallon
    addition, as it was a small batch anyway.I guess it doesn't matter too much when I add it?Its 3
    days in the prima...

  • Posted in thread: Not Related to Homebrewing- 2009 Easter Bunny Open on 04-14-2009 at 10:23 PM
    Nice sack! I prefer catching spots in 80 degree weather, though. Maybe it's just me!Heads are
    on the bed in Bama, so brewing is done on Monday nights. Saturdya is for Bass!

  • Posted in thread: Ever try this repair? on 04-14-2009 at 09:45 PM
    Tried a Modelo Negra batch last night. (AG).When I was finished, the gravity was way higher
    than expected (1.061 compared to the correct 1.047).As I looked thru my stuff, I reallized I
    had twice the M...

  • Posted in thread: Corn Collision on 04-10-2009 at 07:02 PM
    10-4. I use a grain bag, even in my MLT so I am hoping we won't have any gooey clog problems.

  • Posted in thread: Corn Collision on 04-08-2009 at 08:54 PM
    I'm about to tackle a Modelo Negra clone that has flaked corn. I have heard many negatives
    about using corn. Here is what I have, any ideas?Also, I have been told that this yeast works
    similarly to al...

  • Posted in thread: Cracked MLT! on 04-07-2009 at 12:33 AM
    1/2 to 3/4" away from hole.

  • Posted in thread: Cracked MLT! on 04-06-2009 at 10:22 PM
    I am guessing I have made 6 mashes in this "new" rubbermaid 5 gallon MLT and today, when I put
    in my strike water, it started leaking. I dumped the water and took everything apart only to
    find hair cr...

  • Posted in thread: Bottling Lager ? on 03-31-2009 at 07:05 PM
    It was lagered in the carboy for 6 weeks, then bottled.

It will be fine!