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Posted in thread: Starter and stir plate problems.... on 06-08-2010 at 01:31 AM
I think that could definitely be your problem... higher mash temps make for less fermentables,
however, I don't know if would make it that bad. Are you aerating/oxygenating your wort well?
What about ...
Posted in thread: Starter and stir plate problems.... on 06-08-2010 at 01:29 AM
Thanks guy's I'll adjust my starter DME/Water volume as per your suggestion. I am still
wondering at what temp you start extracting Dextrins or unfermentable sugars from the grain, I
may have a faulty...
Posted in thread: Starter and stir plate problems.... on 06-08-2010 at 12:47 AM
I may have just stumbled onto my problem. It may have nothing to do with my yeast and
everything to do with a my thermometor I am using when taking strike and sparge water temps...
I just realized it ...
Posted in thread: Starter and stir plate problems.... on 06-08-2010 at 12:23 AM
Guy's,I'm in desperate need of your expertise on starters and stir plates.
:confused::confused::confused::confused:I have been all grain brewing for almost two years, and
to date have never had a part...
Posted in thread: Cleaning a counter flow chiller on 05-23-2010 at 10:30 PM
No pump, but if need be I will invest in one... But if I don't have to, can the cleaning be
done without a pump? How in the world does a person get a sponge earplug through?
Posted in thread: Cleaning a counter flow chiller on 05-23-2010 at 07:51 PM
Hey guy's,I have been thinking about using a counter flow chiller instead of an immersion
chiller. Everything I've read says counterflow is a more efficient way of cooling the wort. My
Posted in thread: 60 Minute mashing unnecessary.... on 10-08-2009 at 08:20 PM
That would reduce my drinking time by 35 minutes, NO WAY :)
Posted in thread: Mash tun too small on 10-05-2009 at 12:51 AM
Thankis, Thinner mash it is then with a longer mash time...Longer mash time also means more
homebrew to drink ;).. I like the trade off.Cheers,Frank
Posted in thread: Mash tun too small on 10-03-2009 at 05:39 PM
Interesting idea and I may think about doing that... I'm still curious if the 1/1 ratio would
be less efficient or no changeThanks,Frank
Posted in thread: Mash tun too small on 10-01-2009 at 11:55 PM
Hi All,My mash tun is a 48qt cooler which has worked extremely well for me to date..The problem
I have is I pretty much maxed out the TUN at 27Lbs of grain @ 1.25/qts H20/Lb.I am planning on