Last Activity:04-19-2013 1:42 PM
Posted in thread: Competent Wort Chiller on 04-09-2013 at 01:14 AM
I believe that you regulate the effect of the plate chiller on the wort temp mostly by
increasing/decreasing the flow of the wort through the chiller. If you are doing a single pass
gravity feed and i...
Posted in thread: Competent Wort Chiller on 04-08-2013 at 03:47 PM
Thanks all for the healthy discussion. I've found that hearing many other's opinions helps me
decide the best course of action. So when using a plate chiller is it hard to regulate the
temp? I'd hate ...
Posted in thread: Competent Wort Chiller on 04-05-2013 at 03:21 AM
anyone else want to weigh in on this topic?
Posted in thread: Competent Wort Chiller on 04-04-2013 at 04:24 PM
Thanks guys! I figured water pressure would factor into the equation.
Posted in thread: Competent Wort Chiller on 04-04-2013 at 03:34 PM
So I'm getting back into home brewing (all grain this time around) and wanted to pick up a wort
chiller but almost half of all the reviews Iíve read of immersion chillers saying that the
Posted in thread: Mash Tun with stainless steel braided weave hose on 03-05-2012 at 09:42 PM
Thanks all. I just didn't want to overkill the technique. As simple as possible works for me. I
haven't decided on length but if I go with the 2' or 4' length I will have to coil it around in
Posted in thread: Mash Tun with stainless steel braided weave hose on 03-05-2012 at 04:06 PM
So I've seen many videos where a stainless steel braided weave hose (from tiolet supply line
hose) is used for filtering the grains after mashing/during the sparge. However most use a 12"
hose and I a...
Posted in thread: Transferring wort to fermenter on 01-18-2012 at 05:45 PM
Thanks all for the great feedback and advice! And thanks for the tips about sanitizing the tap
post-brew and issues with the tap possibly getting clogged. I've got a lot still to learn.
Posted in thread: Transferring wort to fermenter on 01-18-2012 at 04:25 PM
Just curious if there are any drawbacks to using a ball valve spigot to transfer the cooled
wort from your brew kettle to your primary fermenter? I see most all use the siphon method and