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Posted in thread: northern brewer barley wine - any tips ? on 09-21-2012 at 04:30 PM
Consider the use of a blow off tube.
Posted in thread: mash today boil tomorrow on 09-21-2012 at 03:59 PM
I'm doing this tonight, but I will be boiling in the morning. During my research I found that
others have done what you are asking successfully. Go for it and report back your results. If
you can, con...
Posted in thread: 20' immersion chiller? on 07-05-2012 at 05:12 PM
I use a 20' chiller and can get a 5 gallon batch cooled in 15-20 minutes.
Posted in thread: First BIAB Attempt on 06-18-2012 at 02:10 AM
Congrats on your first AG brew!The Wine and Hop shop has a dial thermometer that's about 8
inches that I use with BIAB.Once you get your BIAB process down, it should take about 4 hours
or less, unless...
Posted in thread: force carbonating the new tap-a-draft on 06-16-2012 at 12:14 AM
I needed to make some modifications. Rick, a fellow homebrewer, sold me an adapter on ebay that
I was able to hook up to my regulator and paintball tank. The same adapter can be used on the
taps that ...
Posted in thread: Bottling sucks! on 06-15-2012 at 11:57 PM
I feel your pain, I used to hate bottling. That was before purchasing a vinator, spigot, and
referencing this post: Now I find it enjoyable.
Posted in thread: Saving or Spending More Monday? on 06-13-2012 at 02:49 PM
I see it as a way to divert expenditures from one area to another. For example, instead of
paying more for extract, I use that money to buy equipment for all grain brewing. Another
example, instead of...
Posted in thread: force carbonating the new tap-a-draft on 06-13-2012 at 02:16 PM
I use taps from the Miller/Coors system and do not have a problem with it venting.When I first
received the TAD Adapter, I had trouble with leaking (my own fault). Once I solved it, all was
Posted in thread: force carbonating the new tap-a-draft on 06-13-2012 at 01:59 AM
I find that connecting the TAD to a paintball tank and regulator makes it easier for me to
force carbonate. Here is a good calculator:
Posted in thread: BIAB Kettle Size on 06-08-2012 at 08:13 PM
I've read recommendations for BIAB that one should double the size of the pot based on your
final volume (e.g. 20 gallon pot for 10 gallons of beer). I never thought I would do 10 gallon
batches, so I...