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Posted in thread: False bottom question - mechanics of - on 02-04-2016 at 04:53 PM
Like Jaybird said you need to have the outlet below the lowest point of the pickup tube. You
also need to make sure everything is liquid tight, if air can leak in before the water level
gets to the op...
Posted in thread: What did i cook this weekend..... on 02-01-2016 at 04:57 PM
Smoked a bunch of cured venison into pastrami. I left the forequarters bone in and cured up the
backstrap too so I can slice that for sandwiches. Talk about incredible. About 3 hours of light
Posted in thread: What did i cook this weekend..... on 12-15-2015 at 08:33 PM
I had to burn some vacation before the end of the year so yesterday was spent grinding,
stuffing, and smoking 20lb of Kabanosy sausage. Some will be given away as Christmas gifts. The
rest will be hoa...
Posted in thread: Help me choose sausage making equipment on 12-07-2015 at 09:12 PM
Just like brewing, whatever you buy to start you will always decide you want to upgrade to
something bigger/cooler/neater/shinier/fancier soon :-D I had a #8 grinder/stuffer that I got
as a present a ...
Posted in thread: Turkey Deep Fry - store oil in keg? on 12-07-2015 at 09:01 PM
Only issue I could see is if it's so hot that you have issues with the molded rubber foot on
the bottom. Otherwise the stainless would be an ideal container. As Drunkle mentioned, it won't
be as easy ...
Posted in thread: Being a homebrewer and living with BMC drinkers on 11-24-2015 at 06:51 PM
I'm coming up on my annual time to shine. Every year for the UM-OSU game I have a huge party
and supply everything, beer included. In the beginning I bought kegs. But people have accepted
the fact tha...
Posted in thread: Word pronunciation question on 11-24-2015 at 05:40 PM
I used to always say it as 3 sih-LAH-bles. Then that darn Guinness commercial came along and I
find myself being annoying and imitating them every time I say it :-p
Posted in thread: How effective is cold crashing? on 11-23-2015 at 08:34 PM
If you're using an S-type airlock you're fine as it will simply bubble the other direction. If
it's a 3 piece airlock then you'll suck back.
Posted in thread: Dry yeast fermentation problem--HELP on 11-20-2015 at 09:47 PM
As long as you realize where the mistake occurred. I just didn't want you to get done and be
disappointed and give up on it as a waste of time. :-)Plus like he said, if you simply added
water and didn...
Posted in thread: How important is it to control the temperature of a yeast starter? on 11-20-2015 at 09:42 PM
From what I have read you are more concerned about making healthy yeast during the starter
reproduction phase. You do not need to be as concerned about the temperatures that produce