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Posted in thread: The 2014 NHC First Round - Results/Speculation Thread on 04-07-2014 at 01:39 PM
Looks like they're still not done judging in Nashville. From the hosting club's FB page:FINAL
NHC JUDGING SESSION!!!! I need any and all available judges (or newbies who want to judge or
learn to judg...
Posted in thread: The 2014 NHC First Round - Results/Speculation Thread on 04-04-2014 at 02:10 PM
The hosting club in Nashville posted on their FB page that they were still trying to rally
judges to finish up the last couple categories on Wednesday night.
Posted in thread: The 2014 NHC First Round - Results/Speculation Thread on 04-03-2014 at 01:12 PM
...but as with last year I'm sure we'll see some site's leaking results as scoresheets are
mailed out prior to the mass release.It's not a "leak" when it was plainly stated on the AHA
web site that re...
Posted in thread: NHC 2014 - Limit of 6 Entries on 12-29-2013 at 06:47 PM
I'm not a shotgunner, but I hear people stating they're fine with a limit of six beers because
they should be able to pick their best six to send in. I don't doubt that you or I or any other
Posted in thread: NHC 2014 - Limit of 6 Entries on 12-28-2013 at 11:14 PM
I agree that it adds significant overhead, but currently the AHA membership and interest in
participation in its premier event has grown far larger than the governing body and employees
can handle. Th...
Posted in thread: NHC 2014 - Limit of 6 Entries on 12-28-2013 at 10:24 PM
I agree with Cadilla Candy - The NHC shouldn't be a competition for anyone and everyone. It's
become the de-facto national championship of homebrewing. Winning there should mean something.
Like all ma...
Posted in thread: LP Propane Orifice for Blichmann Burner? on 08-13-2013 at 06:13 PM
I contacted Brewers Hardware again to ask what size the orifice they sell for low pressure LPG
is. Darrin replied that it's .083" - which is bigger than the too-big 5/64 hole I drilled.
Based on this,...
Posted in thread: Drill bit orifice size on 08-13-2013 at 02:17 PM
If you want to automate your process using a furnace valve, (E.g., a Honeywell VR8200), you
must step your propane pressure down to 11" Water Column (roughly 0.5psi) for the valve to
Posted in thread: Drill bit orifice size on 08-13-2013 at 01:41 PM
Nightbrew, what size did you end up going with to run your Blichmann burner on low pressure
LPG? I tried the NG orifice from Blichmann, but it's much too big. I filled it with solder and
tried .063 (1...
Posted in thread: LP Propane Orifice for Blichmann Burner? on 08-13-2013 at 12:40 PM
I filled the NG orifice with solder and drilled it out to test a couple different sizes. I
found that 1/16" (0.0625") gives a clean blue flame, but too small. Damper only needed to be
open 1/3 of the ...