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Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 11-14-2014 at 08:27 PM
doug293cz, the STC1000+ probe was in a thermowell in the center of a carboy filled with water.
I believe your theory is correct and seems to be collaborated by Greg's observations that
putting a singl...
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 11-14-2014 at 04:57 PM
Spellman, thank you for your thoughtful reply, but my post was not to ask for assistance in
diagnosing an issue as much as to report the positive effect of the second probe and release
1.06. You'll no...
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 11-14-2014 at 03:31 PM
I upgraded my Ranco two-stage controller for one of wilconrad’s early black boxes in order to
add profiling capability to my fermentation. While the profiling was a desired improvement, I
Posted in thread: Confused on how big of starter (mrmalty vs beersmith2.0 conflicting) on 07-23-2014 at 08:00 PM
I would not disagree with the recommendations above, but I would make the pitch (no pun
intended) for Brewers Friend yeast pitching calculator. It is more flexible and offers
Braukaiser's model for st...
Posted in thread: Pilsner hopping on 07-21-2014 at 11:08 PM
It was not bitter enough. Next time I'll increase hops(IBUs) by 1/3 and start diacetyl rest
sooner. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Conan Yeast Experiences on 04-30-2014 at 12:07 AM
I used the Gigayeast Vermont strain to make a HT clone that tasted very close to the real thing
in a side by side comparison. I fermented at 63 raising to 68. Jim
Posted in thread: Attenuation graph on 04-08-2014 at 01:26 AM
It was pointed out earlier that that adding simple sugars inhibit yeast from completely
metabolizing maltose in wort. A while back I came across this academic paper describing this
Posted in thread: Pilsner hopping on 04-04-2014 at 04:19 PM
So the problem I have is that I'm brewing tomorrow and I have already purchased and mixed the
grains and have a starter running with WLP800. I've listened to the interview and Matt states
as pointed o...
Posted in thread: Pilsner hopping on 04-04-2014 at 03:55 PM
Thanks guys for the awesome feedback! jim
Posted in thread: Pilsner hopping on 04-04-2014 at 03:34 AM
Being a Hophead, I’ve only recently come to truly appreciate a good pilsner. The beer that
turned my head is Firestone Walkers Pivo Pils. Consequently, I decided to try a clone recipe I
found for Pivo...