Last Activity:11-25-2015 2:04 PM
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Posted in thread: BrewPi ferm chamber heating options on 11-24-2015 at 01:44 PM
I called around and the stores didnt stock them so had to order online. But it does work great!
Posted in thread: BrewPi ferm chamber heating options on 11-21-2015 at 01:45 AM
I like to keep it to something that is made for humid conditions, can be immersed and are low
wattage. I chose a Zoo Med reptile heating cable, 25w and its more than enough. this link is
Posted in thread: 8 gallon kettle, worth it? on 11-20-2015 at 07:42 PM
I'm in the camp of 8g is fine for 5g batches. I aim for 5.5g in my fermenter (esp for IPAs) and
have no problem. I start with 6.5-7 in the pot and will add a qt or 1.5qts during the boil
(15-30 min in...
Posted in thread: Can I use my tap water? (low ppm) on 11-20-2015 at 07:37 PM
You may be able to find a water report for your location (assuming municipal water) via a web
search, including here on HBT. Then you can go to Brewer's Friend water calculator and
Posted in thread: Would anyone be interested in an "ask a pro" type sub? on 11-17-2015 at 06:47 PM
Weak knee homebrew supply ! In Pottstown Pa... They rock !I just read about this place (on a
thread here no less!). With the loss (temporary we hope) of the Philly group buy, I fell upon
their site, a...
Posted in thread: Bottling Tips for the Homebrewer on 11-17-2015 at 03:53 AM
I just cut a small piece, 4" or so, off my racking cane, boiled it, pulled it out of the water
and while holding inside of a dish towel slowly bent it over a small round vase to 90'. First
time I didn...
Posted in thread: Newbee All Grain Checklist / Process Help on 11-13-2015 at 01:03 AM
That's some list!! And I also agree with Smitty, go to BF and get their list.Clean your
equipment beforehand, do not be concerned with sterilization. Rule of thumb, no need to
sterilize anything until...
Posted in thread: Too many hops..selling for $3.64lb on 11-12-2015 at 01:17 AM
Sheesh, why ask for rates when you can look 'em up on line! :) USPS folks!! I bet you can get
up to 4# in one of those boxes- I've stuffed 'em full for my college daughter (not with hops
Posted in thread: Did you do a "test run" ? on 11-11-2015 at 04:01 AM
I liked the post on the low cost for first test run. Now combine that with a highly rated (#1
recipe on HBT), quick turn and low cost brew--- well go with Biermuncher's Centennial Blonde. A
Posted in thread: Denver - love it, hate it? For a new family? on 11-11-2015 at 01:09 AM
And there's the downside.... Landlocked!! :D