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Posted in thread: DIY Beer Engine on Wheels on 02-03-2014 at 02:49 PM
So it works well with a properly conditioned beer.You even get a bit of the cascading effect
you'll see on nitro taps.
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Engine on Wheels on 01-24-2014 at 09:52 PM
i've been looking into that as well (the bilge pump). Another thing i've heard of as well ('cuz
i've heard these take a bunch of pumps, but no one ever said how much) people hooking up 2 of
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Engine on Wheels on 01-24-2014 at 09:41 PM
Have you thought about the 2.5 gallon kegs?Yeah, I have. If I do go the Co2 route I think
that's what I'll end up doing. It's not out the question in the future, but I wanted to go
low-tech and improv...
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Engine on Wheels on 01-17-2014 at 10:13 PM
Conditioning in the cubetainers might work well...however, carbing and conditioning in a keg at
low levels might get a REALLY creamy head going for stouts and such (thinking guiness clone
sans nitro s...
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Engine on Wheels on 01-17-2014 at 07:47 PM
How many pumps does it take to fill, lets say a 12oz glass?This is one of the issues or
sacrifices you have to make. It takes about 8 pulls to get 16oz.I'm thinking about building a
second one with a ...
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Engine on Wheels on 01-17-2014 at 07:40 PM
Thats pretty damn cool, Are those just the collapsible water jugs filled from already
carbonated kegs? What is it that you are using for the aerator piece where it pours into the
glass?Ideally I'll co...
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Engine on Wheels on 01-17-2014 at 07:04 PM
Not the first person to do a build on one of these, but it came out pretty good. Can hold two
of the full cubitainers comfortably and probably three if I was creative. Overall a really
simply DIY for ...
Posted in thread: DIY mini beer engine on 12-10-2013 at 03:58 PM
Not sure if the original poster has ever been back, but thanks! I built a variation on one of
these using the same pump a few weeks ago and I love the damn thing. Perfect solution for
someone who does...
Posted in thread: 15 gallon cider fermentation on 12-09-2013 at 08:48 PM
How much yeast did you pitch? Did you use nutrient?
Posted in thread: Does Red 40 prevent fermentation? on 12-06-2013 at 04:00 PM
This thread on Northern Brewer from 2009 has some info on fermenting juices containing Red 40
(even Kool-Aid!). Seems like they ferment fine but the dye might drop out of solution.