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Posted in thread: How important is it to control the temperature of a yeast starter? on 11-24-2015 at 10:25 PM
Also why not pouring all the wort on top of the cake and replacing it by adding a little of
distilled water? ThanksI like to pour it all off then add some real, chilled wort to it right
after I start ...
Posted in thread: Computer fan inside kegerator to prevent temp stratification - always on? on 11-24-2015 at 10:17 PM
Posted in thread: Dome or no Dome? That is the question. on 11-24-2015 at 06:30 PM
Of course they will say that they have had no problems and I agree with you. You might as well
go all sanitary.
Posted in thread: Dome or no Dome? That is the question. on 11-24-2015 at 05:55 PM
I think it's just the thermowell from what I recall.You are correct. That turned me off as
well. It makes no sense to go 95% of the way there and then cheap out like that.
Posted in thread: Dome or no Dome? That is the question. on 11-24-2015 at 04:12 PM
A lot of the Stout conicals have welded legs, FWIW. I have one. It's done very nicely, too.
There a large plates welded to the fermenter for each leg and the leg is welded to the plate.
The legs aren'...
Posted in thread: Any way to quieten an airlock? on 11-24-2015 at 03:54 PM
Three piece airlocks are quieter, but you might hear clicking as stated earlier as the "dome"
drops. The solution? Put a very small bead of silicone sealer on the top of the tube where it
touches the ...
Posted in thread: Dome or no Dome? That is the question. on 11-24-2015 at 03:37 PM
I think it has to do with the extra headspace.Right, that's what I'm saying. I don't think
there's any reason for more headspace other than to keep krausen from blowing off. If it blows
off, no big de...
Posted in thread: Dome or no Dome? That is the question. on 11-24-2015 at 03:26 PM
I agree in that weldless sucks and Blichmann is overpriced, especially due to the rough surface
finish and the weldless fittings. Only you will be able to decide if you need a domed lid or
not, and th...
Posted in thread: Keg to ekeggle conversion pics on 11-24-2015 at 03:28 AM
It's been a long time since I updated this thread! I've added a BrewPi controlled Beverage Air
MT12 "cooler" (it will refrigerate or freeze) and a Stout 15.5 gallon conical fermenter. I
wired SSRs int...
Posted in thread: Uggg. Cold crash sucked up my sanitizer on 11-23-2015 at 04:28 AM
this up to top of the fermentor. 11" WC is about 0.4 psi so it will keep a CO2 over the beer
without danger of overpressurization.Okay, now that is interesting. Is there a certain inlet