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  • Chelmsford, MA
  • Brewing,thinking about brewing,buying brewing equipment,building brewing equipment,beer.
  • Engineer
  • Started ca. 1999, when I got a Mr. Beer kit for my birthday. Never used it, but it led me to my LHBS where I promptly bought all new equipment. Shortly thereafter, I got a job at the LHBS. It was all down hill from there.
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  • Posted in thread: can't figure out why mash PH is so low... on 10-08-2015 at 07:58 PM
    I just bough a ph-meter and used it for the first time on an IPA I brewed yesterday.So far I'd
    been using EZ water and trusted it without being able to check.Recipe is 15L batch; I BIAB with
    sparge an...

  • Posted in thread: Priming with Wort on 09-22-2015 at 06:22 PM
    Yup, lots of breweries use this technique for bottle conditioning. That's how they carbonate

  • Posted in thread: Cheap solution or waste of money? on 09-22-2015 at 06:19 PM
    There is[ a third option: a beer gun. I just ordered one last week, and it should be here this
    week. I'll try it out the first weekend of October at a local brew festival.
    :)Hmm...interesting. I'm no...

  • Posted in thread: Reusing caps... for a reason on 09-22-2015 at 03:04 PM
    So I've scanned through previous posts and no one really had a good reason for why they wanted
    to reuse caps, especially when the counter arguement is " They are just too cheap to buy
    new"Here is my d...

  • Posted in thread: Cheap solution or waste of money? on 09-22-2015 at 03:00 PM
    After going full circle from picnic taps, to full 6 faucet keezer/collar and back to picnic
    taps, I prefer the picnic taps. I find faucets to be a pain to deal with comparatively. Picnic
    taps don't ne...

  • Posted in thread: List of beers with swing-top bottles on 09-22-2015 at 02:47 PM
    I struck out looking for some last night. I may just end up buying a dozen EZ Cap, but to add
    to the thread. Flensburger bottles in 330mL swing tops. Their Dunkel isn't bad. It's been a
    while but they...

  • Posted in thread: New England June 2015 Grain Buy on 08-29-2015 at 12:44 AM
    Better him than me then!

  • Posted in thread: New England June 2015 Grain Buy on 08-29-2015 at 12:24 AM
    Well, I was hoping I could meet up with some of the guys in the buy tomorrow morning, but I'm
    out of town until Monday. Maybe next time around. I'm sending my buddy Erik to pick up the
    grain, be nice ...

  • Posted in thread: Automated volume sensing idea/help on 08-26-2015 at 01:34 PM
    I've been up to my eyes for the last few years but i'm back on this project now and am going to
    give a proper go.It's been a while since you posted JKoravos. did you have any sucess?I've got
    the code ...

  • Posted in thread: Is it P-lynn-y or P-line-y??? Pliny the Elder Pronounced! on 08-20-2015 at 03:44 AM
    I'm actually the one that does care. I hate ignorance.That's a good quality. Better to focus on
    important things on that front, though, and there's *plenty* to focus on. The pronunciation of
    beer name...


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