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Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-24-2013 at 04:25 AM
I run 180 - 200 degree oxy clean through mine entire system.Do you do that before AND after
brew day? Do you water tinge after the oxyclean?
Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-22-2013 at 06:39 PM
If you are only rinsing a counterflow chiller with water, it is gross in there. By using heat
to sanitize, it's possible you're killing most everything, but water alone will not clean it so
Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-21-2013 at 06:32 PM
Ditto what wyzazz is saying. You mentioned StarSan before, but nothing else. StarSan isn't a
cleaner - it is only a surface disinfectant for already clean surfaces. You need to do PBW
and/or the burne...
Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-21-2013 at 06:25 PM
If you put a gallon of water in there and put it on your burner, heat it up until steam shoots
out like a volcano for 10 minutes or so, then do an oxiclean/PBW soak you won't have any
krausen ring lef...
Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-21-2013 at 10:37 AM
It's hard to know how clean you are getting a Sanke keg.I started using a inspection mirror on
a telescoping wand with and a light to inspect them internally.I was surprised how much of ring
I was lea...
Posted in thread: Keg/Carboy Washer on 08-21-2013 at 10:35 AM
Would a mag drive pond pump work or does it need to be shaft driven? Maybe something like this?
Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-20-2013 at 05:49 PM
How do you clean them after fermentation? A carboy brush should fit through the opening so
maybe a good PBW or oxyclean soak and a good scrubbing might help. A sanitation technique that
has been sugge...
Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-18-2013 at 06:38 AM
I run boiling wort through my CFC for 15 minutes, and flush it with water after use. I slosh 2
gallons of Star San in the Sanke fermenter. I'm guessing that a small amount of schmutts built
up over ti...
Posted in thread: Sanke fermenter issue on 08-15-2013 at 07:20 AM
I've been fermenting in snake kegs for a while now, but I think I may have an infected beer. I
didn't try to taste it since I was heading into work. It had lots of white stuff on top. Not
what my othe...
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 07-28-2013 at 06:43 AM