Last Activity:10-22-2016 2:20 PM
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Posted in thread: Stone to layoff employees on 10-19-2016 at 08:19 PM
As for the elephant in the room... With the exception of the stock market our economy is not
doing very well to put it mildly.There was just an article in the Journal a couple of days ago
about what t...
Posted in thread: Stone to layoff employees on 10-16-2016 at 12:49 AM
Me too, the local brewery I support is as good and it's very local and $0.35 a glass :)Please
tell me where in the Newark area beer is $0.35 per glass.35 cents!?I'll be there. Tomorrow!
Posted in thread: Make the Father in law proud kind of brew on 10-13-2016 at 07:54 PM
I had a similar issue with my FIL. Finally realized trying to get him to like something he
doesn't like was a waste of time. He'll most likely NEVER eat his words for you and no offense
but he probabl...
Posted in thread: Show us your sculpture or brew rig on 10-13-2016 at 07:18 PM
Finally got my stand built and brewed the first beer on it this past week. There are still a
few small details I need to install.
Posted in thread: Bottling on 09-29-2016 at 03:10 PM
I think the most important issue here is how much oxygen the growler caps let get pass through.
If they don't seal out oxygen then they would not be suitable for long term storage. Just
because the ca...
Posted in thread: Gardening Frustrations__ The season of the Varmint on 09-29-2016 at 02:57 PM
10 gauge or less the regs say that I just looked at...12 gauge is smaller than a 10 gauge so it
should be legal pretty much wherever shotgun hunting is legal. IIRC, this naming convention
comes from h...
Posted in thread: Can I cut my c02 dip tube to get more beer in the keg? on 09-29-2016 at 01:35 PM
I have two dozen 5 gallon pin lock kegs. I have not cut any of the gas tubes only using what
came with each keg.15 of these kegs came with a very short, approximately 1/4" long gas tube. A
couple had ...
Posted in thread: Mini deep freezer to cool a fermentation chamber? on 09-29-2016 at 01:20 AM
I made and use a fermentation chamber with which I ferment 12-13 gallons of ale or lager in,
using a similar sized freezer. I completely stripped the freezer cabinet and built a chamber
using 3/4 plyw...
Posted in thread: Back to Back Stuck Fermentations - What am I doing wrong?!? on 09-19-2016 at 07:33 PM
Techy is correct, there is a calculation to estimate abv using refractometer readings but once
alcohol is present the best accuracy is using a hydrometer. The fermentation may or may not be
Posted in thread: Keezer collars - which wood to use? on 09-06-2016 at 02:33 PM
I used 2x fir for the inner pieces and 1x poplar on the outer. Sealed and primed with Kilz then
painted the poplar dark brown. My keezer is in my basement so I wasn't looking for a finished