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Posted in thread: Danby DAR440 Door Panel is glued in place on 04-07-2013 at 01:45 AM
That's exactly all I need to do, less the bottom part (since the bucket will sit above the
compressor. Thanks. The Dremel tool looks nice but I suspect I wouldn't get much use out of it
beyond this pr...
Posted in thread: Danby DAR440 Door Panel is glued in place on 04-06-2013 at 06:46 PM
Thanks, that's very helpful. I am converting a Danby and for the clearance I need (for a
5-gallon bucket) I could probably get away with removing even less than that.
Posted in thread: Height, Depth of Danby DAR440 Compressor? on 01-12-2013 at 02:24 PM
I'm considering using this fridge for a fermentation chamber (managed with a Johnson
controller). I ferment small batches primarily in 5-gallon food-safe buckets like these:
which I have drilled for...
Posted in thread: Summer Brewing: Low-OG, and a New Fermentation Cooling Technique: on 08-13-2009 at 09:47 PM
For a 3-gallon carboy, I was thinking of buying a second homer bucket (those three-dollar Home
Depot buckets) and stacking them, with ice or gel packs between the two. The carboy will fit in
Posted in thread: Bell's Two Hearted Ale Clone (close as they come) on 08-13-2009 at 01:48 AM
I'm doing this version -- a 3 gallon partial mash, based on evaluating all available recipes
here and elsewhere and going for what my 2-gallon mini-mash tun can hold and what sounds good:
1.5 lbs 2-ro...
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head 60 Minute Clone (AG) & Extract on 04-19-2009 at 11:31 PM
Thanks, YooperBrew. I will do this in my mini-mash-tun (built from a 2-gallon cooler) which has
pretty good efficiency. Hoping to increase the number of successful 60-Minute IPA clones by
women by +1 ...
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head 60 Minute Clone (AG) & Extract on 04-19-2009 at 11:15 PM
I am planning to do this as a partial-mash. For 5 gallons, I calculated the following: 2-row: 7
lbsCaramel or crystal malt: 0.375 lbsLME: 4.5 lbsDoes that make sense? I realize the hops need
a "bump" ...
Posted in thread: Kit off by 1/2 oz Vanguard -- hmmm on 02-21-2009 at 02:33 PM
Thanks -- appreciate the advice.
Posted in thread: Kit off by 1/2 oz Vanguard -- hmmm on 02-21-2009 at 12:21 PM
n00b lesson and question.Got up early today to brew a kit for E. J. Phair's Phat Quail Ale I
bought in NorCal (which I later found available by mail order, but never mind -- it was a nice
visit to an ...
Posted in thread: How long to "Crushed" grains keep on 02-15-2009 at 07:27 PM
I have a kit I bought in California last week and I put the grains in the fridge until I can
get to it in a couple of weeks (I guess the fridge easily qualifies as a "cool, dry place").
Generally any ...