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Posted in thread: Did I get a good deal on aluminum pots? on 07-10-2011 at 08:57 PM
$60 total brand new, at a store?I think that's what I paid. It was 4 or 5 years ago though. You
got me thinking I was full of it but I just found one on ebay for $80(new).
Posted in thread: Is it infected? on 07-10-2011 at 08:47 PM
Don't expect to get anything but gravity from honey if you boil it at all. I use US-05 for all
my pale ales and IPAs with good results. Thats a prime temp to ferment it at too so I would
expect many o...
Posted in thread: Sulfur smell is normal... right? on 07-10-2011 at 08:40 PM
Some yeasts are worse than others. I always get it really bad when I brew a belgian.
Posted in thread: Did I get a good deal on aluminum pots? on 07-10-2011 at 08:36 PM
I bought my 40qt stainless for $60. Not the heaviest gauge but it works.
Posted in thread: Batch sparge question on 05-28-2011 at 03:46 PM
If your taking gravity readings of your batches make sure you correct for temperature. At 160F
a 1.010 reading is actually 1.032.
Posted in thread: Mirror Pond by Deschutes on 04-20-2011 at 02:33 AM
What's your ferment schedule Yooper?
Posted in thread: Mirror Pond by Deschutes on 04-20-2011 at 02:15 AM
Btw I like the 63 ferment. Perfect. What's the ferment schedule?
Posted in thread: Mirror Pond by Deschutes on 04-20-2011 at 02:13 AM
Looks like you know what your doing. Hope to hear that it turns out. Maybe this will be my come
Posted in thread: ice wand wort chiller on 01-27-2011 at 02:04 PM
I would wait to use it until close to the end. Near boiling water will melt it really quick but
Posted in thread: separation in wort on 08-04-2010 at 12:49 PM
I am assuming what you are describing is the cold break. Its normal. Depending on the recipe it
can be really crazy at times, almost like a lava lamp. The goal is to chill the wort rapidly
and get the...