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Posted in thread: How do you sanitize bottle caps? on 09-02-2014 at 07:19 PM
I have never sanitized a bottle cap. I keep my work area clean when bottling and the caps in a
ziplock bag when storing. I've never had an issue.Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Boil over mess on 08-26-2014 at 09:56 PM
I had the same issue with a boil over one time. My wife, God bless her, cleaned it up with a
paste made from baking soda and water. It took some effort, but it was achievable.
Posted in thread: First beer from scratch on 08-21-2014 at 06:42 PM
Just to be clear, if you are bottling, you will need to add priming sugar right before you
bottle so they will carb up.Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Miller lite clone . why the heck would you? on 06-26-2014 at 06:23 PM
There's another side to the GMO argument that I don't understand when it comes to making beer.
I don't care which side of the debate you are on, pro-GMO or anti-GMO. Personally I don't have
an issue w...
Posted in thread: Just transferred into carboy (with pictures) on 06-16-2014 at 08:39 PM
On the rare occasions that I use a secondary, I'll add a small amount of priming sugar solution
to the secondary and let the yeast generate CO2 to displace the air in the headspace.
Posted in thread: My keezer build finally on 06-15-2014 at 05:46 PM
I love your keeper build, and I am making one myself that is a similar style. (Very similar.
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.) I'm debating about putting tile on top or one of
the fancy fo...
Posted in thread: Temp control for mini fridge on 06-10-2014 at 11:28 PM
The STC-1000 is very popular. It takes some basic wiring skills, but there are plenty of posts
on this forum that will guide you. One of the things I like about it is that it has two
Posted in thread: Does anyone not use a blow off tube? on 06-01-2014 at 08:00 PM
I use a 6.5 gallon carboy for my 5.25 gallon batches. I've used a three piece airlock at times
and a blow off tube at times. But I've never had any krausen come close to needing the blow
off. In fact,...
Posted in thread: Chest Freezer Specs and Layouts on 06-01-2014 at 07:52 PM
I have the Holiday 7 cubic ft. freezer, LCM070LC, and I am unable to get 4 ball lock kegs in
it. It is really close, but definitely does not fit. I'm about 1/4 inch over the hump. The FAQ
Posted in thread: The Great Hydra Giveaway! on 05-14-2014 at 04:36 PM
Count me in please.