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  • Posted in thread: Alternative to a trellis? on 05-09-2012 at 02:24 AM
    Why not just call them and ASK them what they'd be ok with?

  • Posted in thread: Redhook Employee Dies After Keg Explodes on 04-25-2012 at 02:54 AM
    That is tragic.Kegs are pressure vessels and as such are usually rated to withstand 5X max safe
    pressure before rupturing. Hence I doubt it was due to excess pressure. Typical air systems run
    around 1...

  • Posted in thread: Cannot Syphon Properly - Primary only? on 04-13-2012 at 07:13 AM
    If this beer is in fact high in co2 then you are experiencing something similar to cavitation
    in pumps. Gas is escaping/forced out of solution. slowing down flow should help here. Using a
    pinch valve ...

  • Posted in thread: possible emergency help please on 04-12-2012 at 05:09 AM
    Thanks for the advice. "Beer is proof GOD loves us and wants us to be happy."Ben Franklin. BTW,
    Ben Franklin didn't actually say that.

  • Posted in thread: Need Water Proof Labels! on 04-02-2012 at 08:14 PM
    I use waterproof laser printer labels from with a color laser printer. None of
    the "ink jet" labels will hold ink, despite being "waterproof". Just the label survives.
    realize this me...

  • Posted in thread: effects of adding O2 8 hrs after pitching on 03-30-2012 at 04:58 PM
    I think adding it 8 hours later is more dangerous than not doing it at all.....

  • Posted in thread: Increasing ferm temps with aquarium heater question on 03-30-2012 at 02:31 AM
    Just make sure you're setting the temp using a separate thermometer. The thermometers in
    aquarium heaters are off by as much as 7 or 8 degrees.

  • Posted in thread: Building permits for a dedicated brewing room - hints? on 03-30-2012 at 02:29 AM
    assuming home brewing of beer is completely legal and everything is up to code, I think your
    contractor is a silly old fashioned man who is afraid to just do his job..... Don't lie or try
    to cover any...

  • Posted in thread: Best Way to Clean up after Boil Over on 03-27-2012 at 03:40 PM
    Fresh, Clean razors to get off the last bits. Go slow and easy.

  • Posted in thread: private preserve for beer on 03-26-2012 at 07:09 PM
    This is for opened bottles of wine. Not properly bottled, closed bottles of beer....