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Posted in thread: Efficiency and Gravity Questions on 10-14-2013 at 03:43 AM
One thing I noticed right off the bat is, that is a LOT of grain. In general the more grain you
have the lower you efficiency because you need more water in the mash which translates to less
water to ...
Posted in thread: Wierd Idea..? on 10-12-2013 at 05:12 AM
Be careful.. a black car with two men in it has been circling my garage as I have been trying
to malt the lintels.. First batch was a failure.. as I put too little water on them or
something. Going to...
Posted in thread: Wierd Idea..? on 10-12-2013 at 05:09 AM
What is with all these deaths on this site lately? The guy who started the "glass carboy with
hole on top" thread, is also for all intents and purposes, dead. I have no intentions of ever
Posted in thread: Why Didn't my Beer Carbonate on 10-12-2013 at 04:57 AM
The only thing I can think of is that it's too cool to carb up. You can try turning them end
over end (to resuspend any flocculated yeast) and then keeping them in a warm (70-75 degree)
Posted in thread: Aeration Help! on 10-12-2013 at 12:39 AM
Couldn't you also use the fish pump method? Just star san your tubing, and plug in the pump for
a few minutes ??...........You can get a lot more oxygen than you can with air. According to
the Yeast b...
Posted in thread: Aeration Help! on 10-12-2013 at 12:37 AM
An O2 system is a great little investment and your yeast will thank you. :)No inline filter
needed, as O2 kills microbes on contact. But be sure to sanitize the wand and stone before
putting it into t...
Posted in thread: Candi Sugar = Caramel substitute? on 10-11-2013 at 01:58 AM
Thinking of doing a St Bernadus prior 8 clone. Was planning on using this it be better to make
my own candi sugar. Would they use plain sugar, i would have thought demerara or some similar
Posted in thread: Aeration Help! on 10-11-2013 at 12:11 AM
I just ordered from them too! I also was amazed at how fast they shipped it out (within like an
hour) and at 7:00 at night eastern time. I decided to not save a couple bucks and not get the
wand. The ...
Posted in thread: Aeration Help! on 10-10-2013 at 11:58 PM
Ok thanks! Do I really need an inline filter? Its pure oxygen right? There shouldn't be
anything living in it.
Posted in thread: Aeration Help! on 10-10-2013 at 10:01 PM
So I just learned that I could get a disposable O2 tank from Lowes for $9! This potentially
changes my mind about sticking with traditional aeration techniques. However, what else do I
need to get to ...