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Posted in thread: Converting scaffold to brewstand on 12-05-2013 at 12:19 AM
Lately I have been thinking about a brewery up grade and making a stand probably with some
automation. I have access to welders however I think my brew stand may have some trial and
error. I feel more...
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Posted in thread: First lager: pitching rate seems insane?! on 12-24-2011 at 03:19 AM
IMO, drew does have a point. If time and money are scarce, but it is up to the brewer. I like
to use Mr.Malty as a guideline. Making a starter and getting half way to where one should be is
Posted in thread: Connecticut brewers on 12-24-2011 at 01:58 AM
Saw this forum pop up again on my subscribed and would like to propose a suggestion.There is a
park in Stratford, Booth Memorial. Perhaps arrange a date to meet in the spring? Grab a picnic
table or t...
Posted in thread: Ferment in Carboy? on 10-23-2011 at 03:03 PM
Fermenting five gallons in a five gallon carboy can be done. Just requires a blow off tube
until fermentation slows. I used to do it before I got more buckets and a sanke.
Posted in thread: Party Tap won't stop flowing! HELP! on 09-18-2011 at 12:27 AM
Did you purge the keg after dropping pressure?
Posted in thread: Party Tap won't stop flowing! HELP! on 09-18-2011 at 12:18 AM
I would guess that the party tap is not holding the pressure. Force carb with it disconnected.
Reconnect after you drop to dispensing pressure.
Posted in thread: Brewing in Basement on 08-27-2011 at 03:14 PM
I have brewed in my basement multiple times with a co detector and have found higher co levels
in my kitchen when using the stove. Only got up to I think 60 ppm. I still open the door
Posted in thread: Warning: Noob mistake to avoid at all costs on 08-07-2011 at 04:28 PM
I went right back to pellets for that reason. Using whole leaf just seemed to clog everything
and add more steps without any benefits.
Posted in thread: Erlenmeyer starter starter process tips? on 08-06-2011 at 03:39 PM
I also use the paper funnel method, ussually a magazine or piece of news paper. To mix the dme
I've been putting it on the stir plate before boil then move it to the heat when it looks
mixed.I just st...