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Posted in thread: My Favorite Porter Recipe on 11-13-2013 at 02:00 PM
I usually only keep it in the primary for a week (or until initial fermentation slows) then I
transfer to the secondary where it stays for at least 2 weeks or so (fermentation has finished,
Posted in thread: Can i sparge with all the remaining water that will go into the boiling pot? on 03-28-2013 at 02:49 PM
Just a quick note to mention that the powers brewery calculator above was forced to move from
its comcast service space to GoDaddy. The new location for it is: have been a lot of
Posted in thread: My Favorite Porter Recipe on 03-11-2013 at 03:16 AM
I think it turned out great. its been 8 years since i posted this recipe though. LOLThe recipe
is actually still a favorite of guests when I do brew it, although i brew a lot more IPA's
these days. Ev...
Posted in thread: Hops Growing on 12-28-2004 at 03:08 PM
This was my first year growing hops but I actually got a bit of a yield from two of the four
varieties I was growing. I think this year is going to be a good one. I am growing Goldings,
Posted in thread: Simple float switch design with electrical diagram on 12-19-2004 at 04:56 PM
Droopy, Nice looking clean diagrams. Keep up the good work.
Posted in thread: Simple float switch design with electrical diagram on 12-18-2004 at 05:20 PM
I just noticed that Mouser doesn't seem to have this part anymore. Allied Electronics has it
though and they are a very reliable company as well. They can be found at 841 of their catalog
has the spec...
Posted in thread: Simple float switch design with electrical diagram on 12-18-2004 at 04:44 PM
I had a friend who had the More Beer float switch. I took his apart and bought all the parts
separately and made my own. Much, much cheaper. I also incorporated a relay which is an Omron
G2R-1A-T 120 ...
Posted in thread: Simple float switch design with electrical diagram on 12-17-2004 at 03:19 PM
Definitely a much cheaper way to go on the float switch. However, I am more interested in the
rest of your system's design. Nice incorporation of a coil in the mash tun. I assume from your
Posted in thread: Homebrew making me sneeze and throat itch on 12-16-2004 at 03:14 PM
Rahbek, Funny I never remember having an allergic reaction to beer before - then tonite I 'm
drinking Penn Pilsner (a local company) and I keep sneezing as I'm drinking it. Still wonder if
this is all...
Posted in thread: Porter Questions on 12-15-2004 at 01:43 AM
Here is an update on my inactive Porter. 1.5 weeks after bottling - couldn't resist and had to
taste Extremely Good Flavor - could use a tad more carbonation only gets a small head with a
quick poor b...