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Posted in thread: BrewsBySmith 2 stage Fermentation Temperature Controller Giveaway! on 10-23-2014 at 02:40 PM
That's a nice looking build! I'm in!
Posted in thread: New house - Brewery/Garage build on 06-23-2014 at 09:48 PM
That's gotta hurt. Well, less building time is more documenting time, amirite? ;)
Posted in thread: Cream of Three Crops (Cream Ale) on 06-22-2014 at 03:04 AM
I brewed this up pretty much to the original recipe last Sunday for Father's Day. Nailed the
1.040 OG. Took my first gravity reading today and it's spot on 1.010! Sample was nice tasting.
I have ~2 ga...
Posted in thread: New house - Brewery/Garage build on 06-18-2014 at 08:08 PM
Got a thread on that control box? I have a few ammo cans and am planning to do something
Posted in thread: Corny Keg Fermentation Danger? on 07-10-2013 at 03:31 PM
...there are bubbles coming out of the blowoff hose (but no krauzen).You only have as much
pressure in the keg as the resistence of the liquid holding the bubbles in. No worries.I
ferment in cornys an...
Posted in thread: Forcing water through pump while off on 07-08-2013 at 08:01 PM
I know LG has direct drive pumps, but I would not choose one of those for brewing.Actually, not
sure what I was thinking. It's a 3-MD. So "mag drive" but there is a spindle in there that goes
Posted in thread: Forcing water through pump while off on 07-08-2013 at 04:44 PM
Little Giant pump is a little different internally. I think the impeller is actually
direct-driven. I do want to replace it eventually. I'm sort of embarassed the solution didt
come to me more quickly...
Posted in thread: Forcing water through pump while off on 07-08-2013 at 01:35 AM
Duly noted. :)I'm using hoses, so I could probably rig up a male to male quick disconnect
segment to join the two hoses together, then disconnect and put the pump inline.Have to think
Posted in thread: Forcing water through pump while off on 07-05-2013 at 07:18 PM
I'm a little cloudy, but you want to initially fill the the HLT with tap water that has been
heated by going through your chiller then you want to cool the water with ice and chill with
that?Before I ...
Posted in thread: Forcing water through pump while off on 07-05-2013 at 04:05 PM
I picked up a second pump to allow me to set my mash and kettle on the same tier (fell off a
ladder. ouch.).I'm doing some layout diagrams to figure out my new flow. I figured I could also
save some w...