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Posted in thread: Need Urgent Help regarding Ball Lock & Sanke Connectors on 03-15-2014 at 01:50 AM
As far as easiest way...You could take 6 new worm clamps with you, cut their fittings off, and
reinstall them at the end of the night...I'm guessing they might frown on that, though.Then
again, they m...
Posted in thread: Need Urgent Help regarding Ball Lock & Sanke Connectors on 03-15-2014 at 01:48 AM
My Google-Fu is failing tonight, but...I bought an adapter from Adventures in Homebrewing that
is a snake coupling nut male/male. If you look at their cleaning kit: you can see the adapter
at the en...
Posted in thread: Worst. Brewday. Ever. on 03-14-2014 at 11:13 PM
Ouch! At 115 F you also didn't isomerize any of those hops, so you have pretty much zero
IBUs... :(My worst brew day in recent memory was an Oatmeal Stout I did last year. I had the
first stuck mash I...
Posted in thread: Kegging in a Sanke keg on 03-14-2014 at 02:17 PM
You can fill without removing the spear by pulling the check valves out of a coupler. You can
fill through the gas inlet with the keg inverted, or fill through the outlet tube with the keg
in normal p...
Posted in thread: Experiment - Ethanol humulone extraction on 03-13-2014 at 03:11 PM
No, because you're not pulverizing a leaf, you're pulverizing (not necessarily grinding into
dust, but at least breaking up) a pellet made of chopped and compressed leaf. The lupulin isn't
just on the...
Posted in thread: Are Pubkegs on Their Way Out? on 03-13-2014 at 02:59 PM
I got a response a few weeks ago, saying introductory pricing would be $79 for the keg and
replacement liners being $3.95. A special they're gonna run until end of June when the Home
Posted in thread: Experiment - Ethanol humulone extraction on 03-13-2014 at 02:54 PM
Yup. Attitude is everything. People buy the package as much as they buy what's inside it. Even
when a conversation gets frustrating, a good salesman (and everyone is a salesman of something)
Posted in thread: Are Pubkegs on Their Way Out? on 03-13-2014 at 02:14 PM
Seems they werent really cut out for commercial use either. I'm hoping this proves to be a
better setup, still waiting to be able to place an order... I'll be looking in to a SS keg
setup and a way t...
Posted in thread: Experiment - Ethanol humulone extraction on 03-13-2014 at 02:10 PM
Wow, guy's a piece of work.The point is that no matter WHAT kind of extraction you're doing,
you don't want to intentionally work on an unevenly compacted material. That's obvious on its
face, and if ...
Posted in thread: Are Pubkegs on Their Way Out? on 03-13-2014 at 01:58 PM
In PubKeg's defense, the company never intended them to be used the way we're trying to, and
actually has comments in their FAQ discouraging home brewer use...I do think, though, that
they'll work jus...