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Posted in thread: Blichmann patent on RIMS on 08-26-2016 at 11:12 PM
Very fair point Quad. I had forgotten the original thread here started with a stainless braided
latuer. False bottom was added further down the discussion.
Posted in thread: Blichmann patent on RIMS on 08-26-2016 at 06:46 PM
You seem to have three vessels, do not have the boil kettle and mash tun stacked and use a
different filtering system. Plus other things I'm sure.No, Brutus 20 *is* a two vessel system
by definition, ...
Posted in thread: Blichmann patent on RIMS on 08-26-2016 at 01:31 PM
Hey HBT. I'd like to get a read and your opinions on a patent recently awarded to John
Blichmann for a two vessel RIMS system:Link to patent number 8,993,273 on uspto.govNow
obviously this is related ...
Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 08-22-2016 at 08:26 PM
Hey HBT. Long time, no visit.I just happened to notice Blichmann got a patent on RIMS,
specifically, a two-vessel RIMS system. Dunno where I'd find the time, but I'm sorely tempted
to invalidate it.
Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 03-04-2015 at 12:40 PM
Wow.So many awesome CB20 builds, so many clever innovations! You guys are awesome.I still brew
fairly regularly on mine, but life is taking me in a new direction as I work towards opening a
Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 11-22-2013 at 12:30 PM
Excellent. What new pot did you end up going with? I'm having a hard time finding good SS
28-32qt pots, seems like most are 36.32s are all over the place. Even Walmart sells 'em (Bayou
Classic). Best ...
Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 11-21-2013 at 05:38 PM
Just checking in...Cool to see this thread is still kicking and people are building CB20s. I
still brew on mine and love it. If anyone wants to see a full CB20 brewday (edited down to 20
Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 06-26-2013 at 06:53 PM
30 quart is just about perfect, and the geometry of turkey fryer pots is ideal for electric
brewing - less heat loss.
Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 12-20-2012 at 12:59 PM
2KW will get 5-6 gal to a good rolling boil, especially if the pot is insulated.
Posted in thread: Countertop Brutus 20 on 11-29-2012 at 09:01 PM
Glad it's working for ya Bonwit!