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Posted in thread: My new compact - semi BIAB setup on 07-24-2013 at 11:40 PM
I never adjusted my crush from my 3 vessel setup that was I was using a false bottom on. My
first batch with this method was almost 80% efficiency, so I didn't see the need to crush any
Posted in thread: My new compact - semi BIAB setup on 07-17-2013 at 08:08 PM
I know I'm resurrecting the dead here, but I just wanted to say thanks Jimmy B for this great
set up and instructional videos. I just started brewing extract and was already thinking about
AG, but I d...
Posted in thread: My new compact - semi BIAB setup on 12-18-2012 at 09:37 PM
This is exactly what I've been looking for, Jimmy. Thank you!I've been trying to find a process
that will minimize my investment in equipment while providing me with the flexibility to do
both 5g and ...
Posted in thread: Why doesn't everyone just BIAB? on 12-03-2012 at 01:50 PM
In your set up you still have to clean 2 things, the tun, and the BK which is the same as what
I have to do in a three pot system. The benefit of the HLT is lots of hot water on demand, it
Posted in thread: Why doesn't everyone just BIAB? on 12-01-2012 at 07:38 PM
looked at your set up earlier...... you have a great set up which shows you put some good
thinking into developing it.i 'm considering moving to this set up but have some
reservations..cons: #1 i have...
Posted in thread: Dumping Entire Wort into Fermenter? on 12-01-2012 at 01:26 AM
Basic Brewing Radio did an experiment on trub in the fermenter vs clear wort in the
fermenter..It's the February 23
show.https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/basic-brewing-radio/id75092679?mt=2If I rememb...
Posted in thread: Dumping Entire Wort into Fermenter? on 12-01-2012 at 01:21 AM
I used to try and keep all debris out of my fermenter - I eventually gave up and have noticed
no negative side effects. The only downside to this is if you're limited on space in your
Posted in thread: Getting Started on 12-01-2012 at 01:19 AM
I've found the biggest contributors to improving my beer has been the following 3 books:Brewing
Classic StylesHow To BrewYeast: The Practical Guide to Beer FermentationBCS & How to brew would
Posted in thread: My new compact - semi BIAB setup on 11-30-2012 at 03:47 PM
This is exactly the set up I'm going for Jimmy. Going to get an electric kettle built and go
from there. Just set a goal of drinking my first all grain Thanksgiving weekend next fall. I'll
Posted in thread: My new compact - semi BIAB setup on 11-30-2012 at 02:49 PM
I was reading in How To Brew last night that Palmer recommended adding the grain to the mash
tun, then slowly introducing water to it so that it is not shocked (?). Is this an issue at all
using this ...