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Posted in thread: bitter orange on 08-17-2007 at 01:45 PM
I'm sorry to say that knowing what the name of the tool is just made you a little bit gayer in
my eyes. :( :p :fro: :mug:I think I'll stay out of your eyes then....Not that there's anything
Posted in thread: bitter orange on 08-11-2007 at 11:56 PM
A agree with a few others (including Mosher) who say that the orange peel you buy at the LHBS
is crap because it contains too much of the pith in addition to the rind.The pith (white part)
of the rind...
Posted in thread: New logo on 08-10-2007 at 12:20 AM
Excellent. I'll be looking for it at my local distributor soon, right?
Posted in thread: Glass Fermers or Better Bottle? on 08-10-2007 at 12:18 AM
sounds great guys, i'm going to get the better bottles and try them,If you can afford the extra
$$, get the ported bottles with all the funky little attachments (racking adapter, the one way
Posted in thread: Glass Fermers or Better Bottle? on 08-09-2007 at 07:16 PM
The BB question seems to come up a lot. Concerns about it sucking in airlock fluid can be
alleviated by using the one-way airlock valves from BB. Once I remove the blowoff tube and
install that valve,...
Posted in thread: Direct Fired MLT? on 08-09-2007 at 07:02 PM
I've been doiing loads of reading on HERMS and advantages/dis-advantages because I have some
extra copper that I was trying to find a project for. There's quite a lot of theories on temp
Posted in thread: Direct Fired MLT? on 08-09-2007 at 05:02 PM
Holy Schnykees, do you have balls!!I'm absolutely intrigued by the use of polypro balls in the
mash. I mash in a converted keg, and I only do 5 gallon batches which leaves a ton of empty
volume in the...
Posted in thread: Direct Fired MLT? on 08-09-2007 at 02:31 PM
Good info on the direct fire. I recently got a good score on someone selling their gear, and
have a spare 50' of 1/2" copper with 2 march pumps. My kegs are pretty much coupled already. I
do like the ...
Posted in thread: 5 Gallon Sankey on 08-09-2007 at 02:13 PM
If you do pre-chilling using an IC, you could cut the top off and use this to hold the ice
water and a submersible pump? Otherwise, the price of stainless is going up and you could sell
it for scrap t...
Posted in thread: Lo-rent bottle washer on 07-31-2007 at 10:12 PM
This doesn't really belong in the DIY section since I don't consider it very elegant, but...I
was sitting at my local watering hole on one of the rare occasions that I can go out lately and
I was watc...