Last Activity:06-02-2008 3:29 PM
Posted in thread: Single tier metal frame without welding? on 06-02-2008 at 03:26 PM
Well I spent yesterday working on single tier designs. I have 2 major concerns.1. Welding. I
wasn't going to weld one. But, after thinking about it, I'm probably going to learn how to
weld. I've alway...
Posted in thread: Single tier metal frame without welding? on 06-01-2008 at 11:42 PM
Anyone have pics of a brewstand frame they've made without welding? I've seen angle iron frames
and iron pipe frames before but can't seem to find pics of any of them.Or is it worth it to
have a local...
Posted in thread: Making my first Keggle today........... on 06-01-2008 at 08:35 PM
Well, done.I did 2 kegs. About as easy as everyone says it is. If I had to do it again, I'd use
a 7/8" hole-cutter. The hardest part of the whole thing was sitting there with a chainsaw file
Posted in thread: Making my first Keggle today........... on 06-01-2008 at 06:57 PM
In terms of what height to drill the bulkhead hole...........I've seen everything from 3.5
inches to 5 inches from the bottom.Any tips?
Posted in thread: Making my first Keggle today........... on 06-01-2008 at 06:54 PM
The first top went to well, I did the second keg too. No problems. Now on to the drilling.The
flap disk cleaned up the burrs well. I'll probably not even sand it down. It's nice and dull.
Posted in thread: Making my first Keggle today........... on 06-01-2008 at 04:41 PM
So I got the angle grinder out and cut out my lid. It actually when very very well. I was
worried about the noise pissing off the neighbors more than anything. All and all, its a nice
cut. Any tips on...
Posted in thread: Choosing a Sanitizer on 05-30-2008 at 02:31 AM
PBW and StarSan for me. A bit on the more expensive side...........but not really.
Posted in thread: Sparging on 05-30-2008 at 02:12 AM
Batch Sparger here:1. Easier to make2. Cheaper to make3. Efficiency acceptable at 80%4. Easier
Posted in thread: Czech Pils. but no Saaz on 04-22-2008 at 12:15 AM
Spalt would be great, it's one of my favorite hops, but the beer is going to taste more like a
German than a Czech pils without the Saaz. You might consider using Magnum and/or Perle as part
of the bi...
Posted in thread: Help me stock my liquor cabinet on 04-21-2008 at 05:01 AM
I've seen it mentioned a couple times but thought I'd restate:Appleton's Estate V/X. Easily my