Last Activity:10-23-2014 5:15 PM
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Posted in thread: Third All-Grain Brew on 10-07-2014 at 08:07 PM
I am pretty sure that my water is the same inside and out-drinking through the regular garden
hose changes the taste somewhat, but I love the filter and RV hose idea.
Posted in thread: Third All-Grain Brew on 10-07-2014 at 06:53 PM
I use to carry buckets of water, but the distance was only about 12 feet or so. Still, it was a
pain to run back and forth mulitple times. I got a $20 water filter system at HD, a NPT to
garden hose a...
Posted in thread: Third All-Grain Brew on 10-07-2014 at 06:51 PM
Yeah, it looks great! How are you heating the water in the HLT?I use the kettle, then pour it
in the HLT, then lift the cooler to the higher shelf.
Posted in thread: Third All-Grain Brew on 10-07-2014 at 02:44 PM
Here it is-it took 3 or 4 hours to build and seems to work just fine for me.
Posted in thread: Third All-Grain Brew on 10-07-2014 at 12:16 PM
Hi all. This is a great place for information and encouragement. A few weeks ago I brewed my
first all-grain batch, and it went great. This weekend I did my third, and I think I have
settled into a ro...
Posted in thread: Alright...need some assistance. About to try kegging and using despenser on 10-07-2014 at 11:30 AM
I can't help with the rest of the questions, but there is an Airgas on Rt 1 near Potomac Yard
(kind of between Arlington and Alexandria). I have been getting Co2 and Nitro from them for
Posted in thread: Free Kolsch Extract Kit on 10-07-2014 at 12:02 AM
Found a new home!Thanks!
Posted in thread: Free Kolsch Extract Kit on 10-04-2014 at 12:27 PM
I recently switched over to all-grain, and I have a Kolsch extract kit I would be willing to
give away. It's from Northern Brewer, and it includes LME and DME, hops, and a Wyeast
smackpack. This is fr...
Posted in thread: My first all-grain brew. on 09-23-2014 at 01:17 PM
I did try to pre-warm my mash tun, but I did not really do a good job of it. I have to
remember, it's a 10 gallon cooler (even if I am only doing 5 gallon batches for now), so there
is a lot of space ...
Posted in thread: My first all-grain brew. on 09-22-2014 at 02:00 AM
Well, I am sure there are many setups that would work, but I have been very satisfied over the
years with Northern Brewer. So I bought their Essential All-Grain 10 gallon kit. Easy to
assemble, and wo...