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Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 03-05-2014 at 07:03 PM
The 1/2" will work with the standard SS braid. You end up taking the pastic out of the braid
and you can enlarge it to fit over the 1/2" barb fitting. It fits onto the barb with a SS worm
clamp so no ...
Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 03-05-2014 at 03:50 AM
You can buy Kewler Kit conversions that supply you with a pre-build bulkhead and faucet for
converting a 10 gallon Rubbermaid beverage cooler into a mash & lauter tun. But off-the-shelf
Posted in thread: SS washer hose VS. CPVC/Copper mash tun on 02-25-2014 at 08:08 PM
Thank you guys for your help and opinions. About the manifold I have to be honest, I'm lazy and
the batch sparge way seems simple enough for me however I might change my mind later and go
with the man...
Posted in thread: SS washer hose VS. CPVC/Copper mash tun on 02-24-2014 at 07:06 PM
No, a 3/4" SS braid is pretty stout, I have had up to 21 lbs of grain in my 52qt mash tun,
without any run-off problems. If you are using a 1/2" braid I would assume that the spring
would help. Also, ...
Posted in thread: 52 Qt Coleman Xtreme Mash Tun Build on 02-24-2014 at 06:58 PM
Sorry to revive this old thread but some guy suggested in other thread to use a 3/4 ss braided
hose from a water heater. I've seen one at Lowes and looks really thick; I don't have any
Posted in thread: To Secondary or Not? John Palmer and Jamil Zainasheff Weigh In on 12-08-2011 at 03:16 PM
Has anyone here has ferment a batch for 4 weeks or so and then re-use the same yeast for
another batch. Re-use meaning as just pour the next brew on top of what is left in the carboy
or should I wash ...
Posted in thread: To Secondary or Not? John Palmer and Jamil Zainasheff Weigh In on 11-11-2011 at 03:28 AM
4 weeks will work with dry as well as liquid. Oh, i'm sorry, you were asking Revvy.
NevermindThank you. I have an English bitter fermenting for 9 days w/dry yeast. Its going to be
bottled the 22nd the...
Posted in thread: To Secondary or Not? John Palmer and Jamil Zainasheff Weigh In on 11-11-2011 at 02:17 AM
Regardless of whether or not there's a sticky folks are still going to start threads on it...Hi
Revvy, I have a question. Will the 4 weeks primary fermentation work with dry yeast as well? or
Posted in thread: Water Filter Setup on 09-07-2011 at 09:55 PM
What about lead from tap water? Is it good to use a filter capable of removing lead as well as
Chlorine/Chloramine or it depends in the amounts of lead from the water report?. I live in
Posted in thread: Quaffable Irish Red (Extract) on 12-20-2010 at 03:23 AM
J1.) Use all the LME for the 60min boil. This is standard for most beers unless you are making
light beer and the light gold color is what you are after. Doing a 50/50 addition at 60 and say
the last ...