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Posted in thread: Sterilizing on 11-24-2004 at 09:33 PM
I'm not familiar with Sodium Metabisulphate. I use household bleach (store brand). Put 3/4 cup
in your bucket, fill with cool water, and stick everything else in it (airlock, lid, funnel,
etc.). Let i...
Posted in thread: Help a beginner! on 11-24-2004 at 09:29 PM
1. Buy "The New Complete Joy of Home Brewing" by Charlie Papazian2. Read the first 40 pages3.
Posted in thread: Hydrometer Test on 11-03-2004 at 02:58 AM
It's safe, but barely. A better method would be to use a sanitized dipper to scoop some brew
out and test it.If it's still bubbling, though, it's still fermenting. I'd give it a few more
days before t...
Posted in thread: Good online supply place? on 10-30-2004 at 04:42 AM
Add www.heartshomebrew.com to the list. They have 33 lb. containers of malt extract which are
dirt cheap if you have a place to store them. I've used them a few times and have been
Posted in thread: the smell of fermentation on 10-26-2004 at 03:37 AM
Hi, i'm totally new to home brewing and I can't wait to try it out. I just have one question,
how strong a smell does fermenting beer have? I don't want people on the other side of my wall