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Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 12-02-2016 at 03:56 PM
When the first thing you do when you get a new, perfectly good stainless steel pot is to drill
holes in it.Gah! Don't remind me... that was the most nerve racking part of my build... putting
holes in ...
Posted in thread: Brew Bucket by SS Brewing Technologies on 11-29-2016 at 07:33 PM
Regarding differential -- set it as low as possible that doesn't over-cycle the compressor.
With a thermowell, I run 0.5F differential and it works fine for me.FWIW, he's running the
SSbrewTech FTSS s...
Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 11-25-2016 at 05:01 PM
Your wife says "I think you're going overboard on brewing equipment." for a one kettle BIAB
system + pump and you say, "That's nothing, you should see the people with 3 vessels and a
dedicated brew ro...
Posted in thread: Pliny the Younger Clone on 11-23-2016 at 08:22 PM
Is the PTY 2.0 recipe a 10 gal or 5 gal batch? ThanksMost definitely a ~5 gallon batch. It
would be impossible to get a 1.089 beer out of the ~19 pounds of grain in the recipe.(You'll
still need to ad...
Posted in thread: Pilot Brewery Startup - San Francisco East Bay on 11-18-2016 at 01:02 AM
You're looking for a partner to start up a brewery in the San Francisco East Bay. That has
nothing to do with the fact that the system is electric. It could be gas, steam, or bicycle
powered. ;)The El...
Posted in thread: Pilot Brewery Startup - San Francisco East Bay on 11-17-2016 at 10:58 PM
Not really sure what it has to do with electric brewing either? You may get more responses if
you post in the correct sub-forum. Good luck!Kal
Posted in thread: I'm F'in done with SSR's on 11-17-2016 at 08:39 PM
Always good advice, that's for sure!! Especially when it's something so crucial in the process
and the difference in a REALLY good one and a SO SO one in like $5....Exactly.We've sold 100's
Posted in thread: The Brown Barn Brewery Build on 11-16-2016 at 02:45 PM
Love the commercial sliding doors! Were they original in the barn or did you add them after?
You don't usually see something like that in a barn!Kal
Posted in thread: RIS: Stuck or Done? on 11-16-2016 at 02:16 PM
+1 to waiting it out.I made a 1.100 RIS a couple of months or so ago with US-05 and it went
something like this:Sep 28, 2016 (5PM): Wort created. 1.100 (original gravity) Sep 28, 2016
(10PM): Wort chi...
Posted in thread: I'm F'in done with SSR's on 11-14-2016 at 08:42 PM
Never be afraid to buy a more expensive/quality product. Buying the cheapest SSR you can find
on eBay greatly increases the changes that you'll be replacing it more than once which doesn't