Last Activity:02-15-2014 8:59 PM
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Posted in thread: Infected? on 02-02-2014 at 11:04 PM
Thanks guys! He only opened it because it's been four weeks and he wanted to bottle it. He told
me it looked like it had mold on it, so I asked for a pic. I told him it was definitely not
mold, but I'...
Posted in thread: Infected? on 02-02-2014 at 10:25 PM
Hey guys, was wondering if you could help me out? A friend of mine on an unrelated forum
started into home brewing. He just sent me this pic of his first batch. I know everyone always
thinks their bat...
Posted in thread: Erlenmeyer Flask shattered in cold water...what went wrong??? on 01-14-2014 at 05:47 AM
Even borosilicate glass will break after repeated heat/cool cycles. Just be happy it didn't
happen to you while it was boiling away on the stove! Ask me how I know! I only use my flasks
now to ferment...
Posted in thread: CO2 fill? on 01-08-2014 at 02:04 AM
Do a search in your area for fire extinguisher supply businesses. They will typically be able
to fill your tanks, unlike most welding supply stores that usually do tank swaps.
Posted in thread: How much steeping grains in each cloth sack? on 01-05-2014 at 01:54 AM
My general rule of thumb is about 1.5-2 lbs per bag. Having said that, on many occasions I have
found myself with only one bag and forced to stuff everything in it. Haven't ever really
noticed any dif...
Posted in thread: What's your occupation: Engineer or Non-Engineer on 01-05-2014 at 01:37 AM
It's been my experience, on various interweb forums, that everyone is an engineer, lol!
Posted in thread: What type of fermenter do you use? on 01-05-2014 at 01:28 AM
A good friend of mine severed his femoral artery when he dropped a glass carboy he just
finished washing. So, while there can be a valid debate on whether glass or plastic is better,
there is no debat...
Posted in thread: purging secondary with CO2 on 07-22-2013 at 02:35 PM
Stumbled upon this thread. Have you ever used this BB system? Looks pretty cool!Yes, I have 6
Better Bottles. Three 6 gal primaries and three 5 gal secondaries, with all of the fittings. I
use this tr...
Posted in thread: CO2 tank in Fridge: Pressure reading on 07-06-2013 at 04:17 AM
I know this is an old thread. But I recently started kegging and I wasn't sure whether to leave
my CO2 tank and regulator inside the refrigerator as well. I have seen other threads saying
that people ...
Posted in thread: better bottles on 03-15-2013 at 03:31 AM
question to better bottlers.if you hold your nose to your clean and sanitized 6 gallon BB that
you have used for batch after batch, what do you smell?i am moving away from my bucket because
it does no...