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Posted in thread: Remember when... on 08-02-2013 at 11:29 AM
Square rooms? You're telling me! The wife wants the radiators moved underneath the windows in
all the rooms, the only problem is that the floor and the windows aren't parallel. Makes it
REAL fun tryin...
Posted in thread: Remember when... on 08-02-2013 at 06:53 AM
The biggest issue I have with old lath and plaster is that as the house moves through the
decades, the lath comes away from the plaster. You then get springy bits in the wall. Hopefully
this wasn't wh...
Posted in thread: Remember when... on 07-29-2013 at 01:25 PM
Remember when they used to use real plaster & lath for interior walls?Regards, GF.I still have
lath and plaster (and horse hair) in my flat. Original from 1850's. It's a complete nightmare
to be hones...
Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 07-26-2013 at 04:20 PM
Tried my hand at soldering stainless to copper the yesterday. Complete failure to start with.
Just using generic silver solder and flux from the local hardware shop.Had a read on the forum
and saw a r...
Posted in thread: Kaptain Koomber's Counter Pressure Auto Bottler on 07-26-2013 at 04:05 PM
Finally built it. It wasn't a massive success. The 1mm steel wire was a bit on the thin side
and had a habit of jamming open. I think with a bit of modification I can get it to work, but
for now I've ...
Posted in thread: Kaptain Koomber's Counter Pressure Auto Bottler on 06-13-2013 at 07:13 PM
I've been working on a design for a counter pressure auto bottler (ie counter pressure bottle
filler that starts filling a bottle once the bottle is on, but stops when the bottle is
Posted in thread: Prague and Munich - Advice/Recommendations on 06-09-2013 at 06:15 PM
If you're going to Prague, I HIGHLY recommend going to Jama. Great selection of beers and the
food is top notch.Had a great time there for a friends stag weekend.
Posted in thread: Reduced Boil Time for Bittering Additions on 06-09-2013 at 05:15 PM
I've heard that by reducing the length of boil, but increasing the amount of hops used, then
you can get a much smoother bittering from the hops. It sounds reasonable to me so I was plying
with an ide...
Posted in thread: We no need no stinking beer gun... on 04-25-2013 at 12:18 PM
Cheers Kombot.I'll level with you, I may have picked too low a temperature there lol. More used
to working in Celsius (and when I do work in Fahrenheit it's in the region of 120F)
Posted in thread: We no need no stinking beer gun... on 04-25-2013 at 02:30 AM
Cheers for the help Mike.What I'm wondering is, if I was using the beer gun and I wanted to
have my beer have, say 2.5 volumes of CO2 at serving temp of 40F. What pressure would I need to
get my beer ...