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Posted in thread: Really Low AA - What's the effect on flavor/aroma on 05-28-2016 at 03:01 PM
Cool - that's kind of what I figured I would do but good to get confirmation!
Posted in thread: Really Low AA - What's the effect on flavor/aroma on 05-28-2016 at 01:43 PM
So I'm brewing a tripel on Monday and using Styrian hops at around 15 mins for some flavor and
around a 7-8 IBU contribution. However, the hops I got ended up being a miniscule 1.8%AA... I
Posted in thread: Nitro Parts/Set Up on 05-28-2016 at 01:18 PM
Anytime! The beers were great!
Posted in thread: New Equipment Quality Questions on 05-20-2016 at 01:12 AM
I have a 14gal Chronical too and the inside is as smooth as silk... Nothing like that at all.
Posted in thread: Oxidation problems for new brewer on 05-17-2016 at 09:17 PM
Nah, you should be okay as long as you've got a good seal on those pails. I have a 14 gallon
conical these days and regularly do 5 and 10 gallon batches in it so have loads of headspace
for those smal...
Posted in thread: BeerSmith - Steep/Whirlpool. How Accurate? on 05-14-2016 at 11:36 PM
Apparently the new version of BS coming in the summer will have formulae included for whirlpool
utilization. Brad Smith had indicated that the research wasn't available when 2.0 came out, but
Posted in thread: Intertap beer faucets on 05-13-2016 at 06:10 PM
This is the box from the one I bought at William's Brewing before they stopped selling them.
I'm still kicking myself for not ordering two. Like you said, the box is likely the easiest
part of a clone...
Posted in thread: Grain by the ounce / Fractional Amount on 05-07-2016 at 06:19 PM
Rebel Brewing in TN does this for specialty grains too.
Posted in thread: Don't Do That. on 05-07-2016 at 06:14 PM
Calibrate your new hops and salts scale with a 200g weight when it asks for 100. Wonder later
why your pH is off, your 1oz hops bags are weighing in at 2oz!Thankfully, the beer shouldn't
suffer much a...
Posted in thread: Shelf life of calcium chloride and lactic acid 88% on 05-07-2016 at 01:13 PM
The nice thing about making a solution of CaCl2 is that you won't have to worry about it for a
while. I made up a 15% solution a year ago and it has the same SG today (well, yesterday when I