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Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 09-23-2015 at 11:20 PM
+ 5 gallons BrewUnited Common+ 5 gallons BrewUnited AIPA= 19936105 gallons so far in 2015 15
gallons Pale ale 15 Oatmeal stout60 Gallons Blonde 15 gallon Kolsch =20,041
Posted in thread: Trub/Hop Filter from BrewersHardware on 09-22-2015 at 06:08 PM
Used mine for the first time and it was a nightmare too. I have a 1" dip tube and 1" butterfly
valve so I was hoping there would be enough flow to have it in front of the pump (hooked
directly to the ...
Posted in thread: More beer false bottom and bad eff. on 09-22-2015 at 04:32 PM
Your mash efficiency target might be a bit too idealistic for your system. If you end up not
being able to improve it, you can just lower the expected mash efficiency of your system to
whatever you ca...
Posted in thread: More beer false bottom and bad eff. on 09-22-2015 at 04:26 PM
If you are using nothing but straight RO, you are likely severely lacking in Ca. Calcium is
quite important to the enzymatic activity in the mash.Somthing I know is lacking, yet I am
moving in a month...
Posted in thread: More beer false bottom and bad eff. on 09-22-2015 at 04:08 PM
The false bottom should have no effect on conversion. I would look at the crush and pH.mash ph
is 5.6 on last batch (higher because of the 2qts/lb) and I crush at the Morebeercom warehouse.
If you don...
Posted in thread: More beer false bottom and bad eff. on 09-21-2015 at 10:19 PM
My efficiency is horrible, takes 2 hours to reach target mash gravity! I think its due to mash
compaction in my 25 gallon megapot. Currently I have to run 2qts per lb, but I would like to
use less. I ...
Posted in thread: 20 gallon batch chilling on 09-21-2015 at 10:09 PM
Looking to see what everyone is doing for chilling 20 gallon batches... Does anyone have a
setup with a single pass through a counterflow or plate chiller?I use a convoulted counterflow,
and in now wa...
Posted in thread: Supercharging a natural gas BG14 burner on 08-04-2015 at 08:27 PM
I cant wait to see this, I have the banjo burners and I cant seem to get enough air to them for
Posted in thread: Yeast cake almost killed my dog! on 07-15-2015 at 07:51 PM
Wow - glad your buddy is okay.Yeah me too. I couldnt imagine losing my dog after almost loosing
my dad last week. Thank god I am going on a vacation tomorrow, I cant handle any more emotional