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Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 07-15-2016 at 03:18 AM
I brew downstairs in the laundry area right in front of the washing machine and laundry tub.
close the washer lid and I have a handy work surface for tools and sparge kettle.Clean as you
go and CFC ho...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 07-13-2016 at 03:51 AM
Hmm, count me as odd man out!For a 5.5g, 60/60 mash/boil my time with a thorough clean up and
storage is 5+ hrs still. This is everything. Fill up boiler w/cold water, during time to strike
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 07-11-2016 at 02:54 AM
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 07-07-2016 at 02:35 AM
This has probably been covered, but I'm going to ask anyway while I am in the process of going
through all 189 pages of this tread...Anyone have any tips for higher grain bills? I thought I
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 07-06-2016 at 03:09 AM
Hey guys! So I finally got a GF. The first one came damaged (tons of scratches and dents on the
inside), so NB sent me a new one. The new one still had some scratches on the inside, but not
nearly as ...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-17-2016 at 02:21 AM
Arms, legs, oh my! Those 'THINGEES" that stick out from the disk!...I know, let's call them
FEET!...LOL :DFeet is what got you in trouble in the first place! How 'bout beer horns?
Antlers?! Mash plate...
Posted in thread: Confession Time on 06-16-2016 at 12:05 PM
...I know that when I first started I had a hard time admitting to any other brewer that this
hobby I had spent so much time and money on was giving me less than "great beer" results in the
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-16-2016 at 03:24 AM
Am I the only one that has the hardest time getting the silicone gasket to stay on while I
insert the bottom plate. That takes me at least 15 minutes. Ughhhh!!!My brother just picked up
a GF and while...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-15-2016 at 12:37 AM
I picked up a Grainfather to simplify my brewday a few weeks ago and have brewed 4 batches on
it so far. Overall, I'm pretty happy with it, but have a few gripes that I was hoping those who
have had i...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-12-2016 at 05:18 PM
How are you guys cleaning yours? The last two times I got mine out to brew I guess I didn't dry
the chiller off good enough and ended up with some moldy spots on it. After brewing, I just
rinse out wi...