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Posted in thread: Oxygenation wand in the fermenter on 12-01-2014 at 05:48 PM
Yep, stainless steel so non-magnetic. But I never tried.A magnet will stick to some stainless.
You might as well give it a shot. You have nothing to lose.
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 11-25-2014 at 08:54 PM
I brewed the recipe in the first post to the T with the Yeast Bay's Vermont Ale a few months
ago but have not posted my thoughts. The beer was good, but not even close to Heady and I'm
Posted in thread: fermentation chamber in a fridge on 11-25-2014 at 02:57 AM
A lot of people use the Lasko My Heat and like it. I'll probably go with one of them for my
BrewPi fridge which is under construction. You can also try Flex Watt heat tape if you have a
Posted in thread: Can't drill into my concord on 11-23-2014 at 11:58 PM
So the bottom of the pot must have been case hardened from the factory. And I've read about
inconsistencies with this brand, but I guess I got a really good one (which in my case was
bad).I have drill...
Posted in thread: Herms coil in hlt: pid-sensor placement on 11-22-2014 at 03:00 AM
I put my thermowell at the output of the HERMS coil. I don't care what the HLT water temp is. I
control the temp of the wort returning to the mash tun.This guy gets it!
Posted in thread: Calling all welders (TC Welding Cost) on 11-22-2014 at 02:47 AM
We charge $50 for each weld. However we have specialized tooling that speeds the whole process
up. Do they shops you're talking to have the TC flange tool? I'd be REAL nervous. I'd
definitely have the...
Posted in thread: Chronical Fermenter by SS Brewing Technologies on 11-21-2014 at 01:41 AM
If you are talking about the front thermometer they sell? If so then it's actually simple.The
chronical comes with a weldless thermo-well that you attach to it. Not sure why they went from
a welded on...
Posted in thread: Show us your element housings/pots. How did you do it? on 11-07-2014 at 04:34 AM
I am not soldering plasticYes, but most elements have plastic on them about 1/4" from where you
propose to solder which will melt.If you screw an element in to a coupling, water can leak
along the thr...
Posted in thread: Show us your element housings/pots. How did you do it? on 11-07-2014 at 02:52 AM
what plastic are you talking about? Lots of people solder their elements to their keggle, its
easy and it does work. There is a thread in the DIY section all about how to approach it to
make sure you ...
Posted in thread: Show us your element housings/pots. How did you do it? on 11-07-2014 at 01:23 AM
Of course, I would just rather have that not even be a possibility. I know quite a bit about
wiring and electronics, and have a lot of experience with electrical systems and wiring... with
that said, ...