Last Activity:03-06-2012 12:29 PM
Posted in thread: Need kegging info... on 03-04-2012 at 09:10 PM
I'm new to home brewing and have found I love it! My buddy started a few months ago and I'm on
my second batch. So far so good except I've decided bottling is a P.I.T.A. for everyday
drinking. I'm pre...
Posted in thread: I'm trying to RDWHAHB! on 03-04-2012 at 12:07 AM
My first batch that is just about to get bottled took a little over 48 hours to start bubbling
and once it started it went like an S.O.B. for several days!
Posted in thread: 5 Gallon Food Grade Buckets on 03-03-2012 at 02:02 PM
A buddy of mine works for the city and has pretty much unlimited access to 7 gal buckets that
use to have granular chlorine in them (for water treatment facility I assume) that are free of
Posted in thread: Too much head??? on 02-29-2012 at 03:30 AM
My buddy and I were trying out his latest batch as mine is still fermenting. We realized that 3
of the 5 batches he's done in his Mr. Beer kit have had TONS of head, like 50-70% of the glass.
Now I sp...
Posted in thread: does this look normal to you??? on 02-26-2012 at 02:49 AM
So with that question answered... How long would you let it sit before I bottle it? It's coming
up on 2 weeks (Monday I think) and I'm in the middle of moving the family to a new home that we
will be ...
Posted in thread: does this look normal to you??? on 02-26-2012 at 01:18 AM
Looks perfectly normal! You've made beer! Congrats!:ban::rockin::tank::mug:
Posted in thread: does this look normal to you??? on 02-26-2012 at 12:45 AM
I did my first brew( Brewer's Best Wiesenbier) on Feb. 15 and have been trying real hard to not
"peek". Took a couple days to get going but once it did the air lock was bubbling away for 3-4
Posted in thread: First brew today... 1 mistake and OG is high? on 02-16-2012 at 10:47 PM
Did my first brew today (Brewer's Best Weisenbier) and my OG was supposed to be 1.045 and it
was 1.050. I know details are good here so here is my order of things...1.) Sanitize2.) Brought
Posted in thread: Brew Pot on 02-15-2012 at 08:04 PM
I found out the hard way that apparently all turkey fryer types have auto shut off. The one I
picked up has a 12 min timer that if u don't reset by the end of 12 min it shuts off.
Solution... Bypass t...
Posted in thread: Will infrared light hurt fermentation? on 02-14-2012 at 03:15 PM
To answer your question, I believe it's the UV spectrum light that skunks the beer. Infrared is
of course on the opposite side of the spectrum so you should have nothing to worry about.
(Except the te...