Last Activity:08-24-2011 3:48 PM
Posted in thread: What could be wrong with my C02 System on 08-07-2011 at 08:16 PM
It's a brand new regulator and the gasket between the tank and reg is new. I'm not sure what
other gastkets and o-rings you are refering to. What do you mean by using lube? Sorry but I'm
Posted in thread: What could be wrong with my C02 System on 08-07-2011 at 07:56 PM
I've gone through 2 full Co2 tanks on about 4 gallons of beer. After the first tank I switched
to a new regulator and thought that would solve the problem. this is not the first time my C02
tank runs ...
Posted in thread: Where should my Water PH Be on 04-25-2008 at 07:42 PM
My water report has the Alkalinity at 40. Reason I ask is because last batch had a mash PH at
6.0. I was making a Pilsen.
Posted in thread: Where should my Water PH Be on 04-25-2008 at 07:21 PM
My water has a PH of around 8.8. I have some Phosphoric acid that I want to add and would like
to know what I should bring the water down to.The local brew shop told me to bring it down to
Posted in thread: Spaten Oktoberfest on 03-05-2008 at 03:04 AM
Looking for an all grain Spaten or Spaten Oktoberfest recipe. Anyone have a good one?thank
Posted in thread: Warsteiner All grain recipe on 02-29-2008 at 03:46 AM
Does anyone have an all grain recipe for Warsteiner?Thank youJim Z
Posted in thread: Fly sparging Temperature regulation question on 01-27-2008 at 07:17 PM
What I haven't been doing is mashing out so I'll try that next time before I start sparging.
Thanks to all for the advice
Posted in thread: Fly sparging Temperature regulation question on 01-27-2008 at 06:33 PM
Books I've read state that the sparge temp should be no more than 170 degrees. I know I'm going
to lose some degrees after the water goes through the plastic tube and the sparge arm. I'm
looking for s...
Posted in thread: Is my water any good? on 05-02-2007 at 05:09 AM
Below is info from my water report. I'd like some input as to what if anything I might have to
add to my water for all grain brewing.thanksJimCalcium 17Magnesium 13Sulfate 35Sodium
Posted in thread: What kind of water do you guys use on 04-30-2007 at 10:28 PM
Beersmith has a section to enter info using your local water report. My report gives me total
Alkalinity and total hardness but does not give me the bicarbonate level in HCO3. All the other