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Posted in thread: Trub/Hop Filter from BrewersHardware on 07-18-2014 at 02:19 AM
Why did you ditch the basket? With a 400 micron mesh basket, the basket would clog with
proteins, dance in the wort and splash wort overboard. Messy and dangerous. I tried 300 micron
in the form of a ...
Posted in thread: Trub/Hop Filter from BrewersHardware on 07-17-2014 at 04:30 AM
I use a basket now, whirlpool and the inline filter on the way outFunny...my baskets got the
boot several batches ago. I guess there is no perfect, universal solution.I normally use whole
hops. I just...
Posted in thread: Trub/Hop Filter from BrewersHardware on 07-12-2014 at 03:40 PM
How does this filter perform with high protein wort (significant percentage wheat, rye, etc. in
the grain bill) and with recirculation into the kettle during chilling (i.e., does it clog from
Posted in thread: Beersmith - Purpose of "Version" on 07-04-2014 at 02:07 PM
Beersmith does not require unique recipe names, so you can reuse the same name in multiple
recipes if you wish to distinguish each one by using the Version attribute.
Posted in thread: Beersmith - Purpose of "Version" on 07-04-2014 at 12:16 PM
I assumed the same initially, but it's just an attribute that you can apply to recipes that you
have manually copied. You can add this attribute as a column when viewing your recipe list. For
Posted in thread: Any issues with weldless fittings? on 06-24-2014 at 11:38 PM
I've had no problems at all with weldless fittings on my coolers or kettle. Well, that's not
entirely true. I stripped the large, thin o-ring on my Blichmann kettle once, but was able to
buy a multi-l...
Posted in thread: Ashtray Smell/Taste on 06-23-2014 at 11:15 AM
Is it possible it was burnt? Like maybe he scorched his wort?I'd put my money on this. I had to
dump a batch once, because of an ashtray smell. It came from scorched wort. In my case the
Posted in thread: best place for used ball lock corny purchase on 06-20-2014 at 11:24 AM
Hey KC beersnob: I agree I am happy paying $20 more for a new keg, but I heard some of these
'cheap' new ones are a POS, and likely leak at some of the welds, can you comment on the
quality of those?T...
Posted in thread: best place for used ball lock corny purchase on 06-17-2014 at 09:50 PM
I would vote for Kegconnection.com , but I am highly biased:)We do have used ball locks in
stock and also have a sale at the moment on new ball locks. Due to the extreme difficulty in
finding ball loc...
Posted in thread: best place for used ball lock corny purchase on 06-17-2014 at 11:27 AM
Given the prices for used BL kegs, I'd go with one of these at this point:
https://bvrgelements.com/product/NEW-5-Gallon-Keg-Ball-Lock/I bought a bunch of used BL kegs
from them back when they were re...