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Posted in thread: Refractometer correction on 05-03-2012 at 12:30 AM
Most applications can accept a FG reading from a refractometer as well. It is accurate as long
as the correction formula is used.
Posted in thread: Why was my OG 1.010... on 04-22-2012 at 03:40 PM
Did ya forget to crush your grain 0.o.
Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies 40 quart pot on 04-16-2012 at 12:04 AM
+1 on drilling your own spigot. It's easy and while it may have been a fluke, my buddy got his
kettle drilled too large from Midwest and had to return it. I would get the spigot (or any
Posted in thread: Yeast storage on 04-01-2012 at 03:11 AM
I haven't used all 12 in two months. I have several still sitting in the fridge. As far as
variety is concerned, I brew what I like to drink mostly. Ill branch out one day. :). Maybe.
Posted in thread: Yeast storage on 04-01-2012 at 01:58 AM
Thanks for the replies. I actually have done this a few times now. Yes I use them for starters.
I basically feed them well. Get them big then split them into 12 bottles and cap em. I keep the
12 pack ...
Posted in thread: Yeast storage on 03-31-2012 at 11:33 PM
If you look at the link I posted you will get some idea of what I'm after. I harvest my own and
clean it up a bit. Then grow it big and split it. It was liquid to start if that matters at
Posted in thread: Yeast storage on 03-31-2012 at 08:52 PM
Did I post in the wrong place or was this just a dumb question?
Posted in thread: ghetto brew setups?... on 03-31-2012 at 08:31 PM
Pretty sure this belongs here.
Posted in thread: Yeast storage on 02-28-2012 at 02:07 AM
How long do most folks here store yeast? I like this idea: my local micro brewmaster mentioned
that his yeast doesn't last more than 2 weeks. I'm assuming this is because he stores it in
Posted in thread: Brown Ale on 02-12-2012 at 02:27 PM
Hey guys. Just thought I would share this with everyone as it turned out very well. I was
shooting for a darker than normal, slightly ruby colored brown ale with a nutty flavor and this