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Posted in thread: Post your brew day injury on 03-11-2014 at 01:42 AM
Carrying extra stuff down to the basement after a rainy indoor brewday. Thank god I wasn't
carrying the full fermenting bucket with my new batch of black lager. I slipped and landed flat
on my a$$ on ...
Posted in thread: A homebrewer alcoholic? on 02-23-2014 at 05:36 AM
I was a full blown functional alcoholic for a time. For about 2 years, I was going through a
1.75l + a 750ml bottle of rum or vodka every other night. But I cut way down for my future
SWMBO. I now onl...
Posted in thread: Therminator froze. Do you think it's ruined? on 02-21-2014 at 10:18 PM
Personally, I would cap one side and pressurize with air or co2 while it is submerged in a
bucket of water. Molecules are smaller and you would find more leaks. By submerging it, you
will know exactly...
Posted in thread: how best to clean a dirty blow off tube on 02-11-2014 at 04:25 PM
Very cool! But please tell me you don't lift full carboys using that red neck handle?I didn't
have an actual picture of my setup. This image was one I found online that was very similar to
mine. I hav...
Posted in thread: how best to clean a dirty blow off tube on 02-05-2014 at 04:38 PM
I also like this idea. So how would you go about cleaning this? Do you just stick it
together(no glue) so that it can be broken down for cleaning purposes?Exactly. Without glue,
the fittings are snug ...
Posted in thread: how best to clean a dirty blow off tube on 02-04-2014 at 04:28 PM
I use a rigid 1" pvc for my blowoff. a 3" piece of 1" tygon attaches the PVC to the carboy. 2
90 deg elbows.it looks something like this:
Posted in thread: Zeus's rebirth. Non typical, all steam brew stand. on 01-26-2014 at 12:05 AM
You might look into commercial steam jacketed kettles. I have seen a few on Craigslist out here
in Seattle. Even heat and no external heat source. The bad thing is that even used, they can
get pricy. ...
Posted in thread: Black Magic Lager on 01-25-2014 at 11:52 PM
I drew a sample this afternoon. I think it's going to be tasty. If you have ever had Full Sail
Limited edition lager #6, "Black Bock", it is quite similar to that. The dark roast is quite
Posted in thread: What is the best bottle for storing carbonated cider? on 01-22-2014 at 03:30 PM
Any beer Bottle. I generally use standard 12 oz with a single 1L swing top for archiving.
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2014? on 01-22-2014 at 03:26 PM
1/12/14=5 gal garage Hooch5 gal Garage Hooch Pale Ale1/19/145 gal Black Magic Lager2121+15=2136