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Posted in thread: Unnecessary brewing practices on 03-10-2014 at 03:16 PM
:confused:The document you linked to started at page 268 and went to page 284. There was no
page 217.P 274 sorry!
Posted in thread: Bad Seal on Fermentor Lid for 3 days, should I worry? on 03-10-2014 at 03:15 PM
IMO you should replace it with something that WILL seal, for more than one reason.However, it
won't harm your current beer. I prefer an air tight seal so I can watch the airlock activity.
It can reall...
Posted in thread: Unnecessary brewing practices on 03-10-2014 at 02:30 PM
How much olive oil do you add, how do you mix it in, and at which stage(s) (starter, primary,
both)?I'm definitely interested in trying this out.Based on the research I add about 3mg per
100 billion c...
Posted in thread: Unnecessary brewing practices on 03-09-2014 at 07:40 PM
Do tell about dat olive oil. . . 217, first paragraph.Not to speak poorly of homebrewtalk or
the sharing of anecdotal information, but I am a believer in legitimate research and have been
Posted in thread: Unnecessary brewing practices on 03-09-2014 at 04:38 PM
Longer than necessary fermentations. Yeast health, proper stir plate starters, pitching the
right amount, I am typically grain to glass in 8-10 days unless I'm aging something or
secondary fermenting ...
Posted in thread: wilserbrewer BIAB bags on 03-08-2014 at 12:17 PM
Ordered mine on a Saturday, was at my door Monday. Great bag
Posted in thread: New to brewing in Florida on 03-06-2014 at 04:05 AM
Ahhhh southern brewing.Enjoy your 80 degree tap water.Invest in temp controllers and chest
freezers. It won't hurt to use a pre-chiller for your wort chiller to get really cold water
Posted in thread: Valve Leaks on Kettle on 03-05-2014 at 06:54 PM
I managed to get it to not leak, 5 layers of plumbers tape later.The O-rings are on the inside.
what a pain that was.
Posted in thread: Valve Leaks on Kettle on 03-05-2014 at 05:03 PM
Alright so I filled my pot up today to do a fake run with my new setup and my valve has a slow
drip. I tried extra plumbers tape, I tried a silicone O-ring that the manufacturer provided and
it just s...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on Secondary Fermenting on 03-03-2014 at 12:38 AM
Thanks for the info all. What positives come from letting the batch ferment 14 days as opposed
to a shorter period of time like 10 days. What exactly is cold crashing? Sent from my iPhone
using Home B...