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Posted in thread: Nottingham dry yeast on 01-28-2015 at 10:52 PM
I have used it for both beer and cider. It will finish all available sugars and still carbonate
in bottles. I recently made my wife a batch of Drunken Emu cider that finished at 12.7% abv.
Might have ...
Posted in thread: Brown sugar thoughts on 01-19-2015 at 04:41 AM
I use it in both my "Grandpa's Garage Hooch" beers. They are based on a 60 year old home brew
recipie posted here a few years ago. Dark brown in the original garage hooch and light in the
Posted in thread: Bottles & OxiClean on 08-21-2014 at 06:28 AM
Hot water / bleach soak and a 180 grit sanding sponge. Just enough pressure to remove the
residue without scratching the glass.
Posted in thread: Armoire Keezer Build on 07-22-2014 at 05:28 AM
Will be watching this one. Look like an awesome concept. Notes shall be taken.....
Posted in thread: Post your brew day injury on 03-11-2014 at 02:42 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 06:36 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 11:18 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 05:25 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 05:38 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 05:28 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: