Last Activity:03-28-2012 1:17 AM
Posted in thread: 3/8" or 1/2" wort chiller on 03-08-2012 at 01:16 AM
I am looking at upgrading my 25' stainless wort chiller to a 50' and wondering if it is worth
the extra money to go with 1/2" tubing? I use a Keggle for my boil pot and plan on doing 10Gal
batches in ...
Posted in thread: Snow Day Clone - help with hops on 01-07-2012 at 01:50 AM
I am very interested in hearing how this turns out. I bought a 12pack of Snowday last night and
love this stuff, my first thought was how to clone this. Please report back on how it turns out
and how ...
Posted in thread: mash now,,,,, boil later??? on 12-24-2011 at 12:30 AM
Okay, so even the boil 24 hrs later even though it would kill all that bacteria there would be
a potential change to the wort? I am normally brewing IPA or APAs. I was assuming that any
nasties that f...
Posted in thread: mash now,,,,, boil later??? on 12-24-2011 at 12:13 AM
I was wondering if there is any potential issue if I were doing a 5 gallon AG batch and only
had time to mash out to my full boil volume and then postpone the boil portion of the brew day
for 24 hours...
Posted in thread: Best way to keep keezer from freezing? on 12-23-2011 at 01:57 AM
Yeah, already have the dual-stage controller going. Just don't have anything plugged into the
"heat" side.Thanks for the info!Which controller are you using for this? I am in the same
situation. I hav...
Posted in thread: Purpose of boiling 90min vs 60? on 12-21-2011 at 09:14 PM
Thanks much guys! Will research the other threads you linked.
Posted in thread: Purpose of boiling 90min vs 60? on 12-21-2011 at 07:40 PM
I am put together a grain bill to clone Lakefront IBA. I went off the data sheet from the all
grain kit sold on NB. It states in the data sheet "Lakefront recommends a 90 min boil for this
Posted in thread: Propane saftey - running burner in garage on 12-20-2011 at 12:37 AM
I was worried about carbon monoxide levels in my garage due to running my propane burner in the
garage in the winter months. Actually what I do is have the garage door all the way open and
have the bu...
Posted in thread: Brewing outside when it is below freezing on 12-20-2011 at 12:22 AM
I brew out side in the winter all the time! Tip for cooling: recirculate with pond or low flow
sump pump! You can make ice outside overnight to use for recirculation or just use snow and
never have to...
Posted in thread: Brewing outside when it is below freezing on 12-18-2011 at 11:28 PM
I use and immersion chiller. I don't have an insulated garage, no floor drain, no nothing. I
have to hook up the garden hose to the spigot on the front of the house to run the IC which I
was then drai...