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Posted in thread: Adding extra yeast to secondary on 07-09-2014 at 12:10 AM
+1. Attenuation is what it is. Adding more of the same yeast isn't going to do anything.What
was your recipe's intended OG? Your main concern here should be figuring out what went wrong on
that end an...
Posted in thread: Adding extra yeast to secondary on 07-08-2014 at 11:37 AM
I brewed an ale a few weeks ago and during the mash process got an extremely low efficiency.
Now after 3 weeks fermenting, the ale is looking to be only 3%. The OG was 1.036 and the FG is
1.012. My qu...
Posted in thread: The Great Bottle Opener Giveaway on 06-30-2014 at 11:53 PM
Count me in. I like the pictures on their Facebook page.
Posted in thread: really low gravity on 06-30-2014 at 11:47 PM
I'm interested in what everyone has to say. I had the same thing happen (almost) last week. I
converted a partial mash Summer Ale to all grain and for some reason only got about 44%
efficiency. Going ...
Posted in thread: Copper Hardware on 06-20-2014 at 07:58 PM
Thanks for the input. I had some copper fittings but I'll have to get some brass replacements.
Posted in thread: Copper Hardware on 06-20-2014 at 11:37 AM
Can I use standard copper fittings on my CO2 lines?? The chrome fittings that came with my
system leak like a sieve.
Posted in thread: National Homebrewer's Conference - HomeBrewTalk Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-13-2014 at 11:53 PM
I live just north of Grand Rapids and returned home from a business trip on Thursday. The GR
airport had a big banner hanging in the terminal welcoming home brewers to the conference. I
wish I would h...
Posted in thread: The Brew Stand Incredible Giveaway on 06-11-2014 at 02:16 AM
Count me in.
Posted in thread: Splitting the Boil on 05-23-2014 at 11:31 PM
Interesting video. Still not sure if I'm just going to collect enough wort for the 4.5 gallon
boil and then top off with cold water or collect extra wort and top off.Monday is the big day.
Posted in thread: Splitting the Boil on 05-23-2014 at 08:36 PM
I pulled a boner move this afternoon. I got to my LHBS to pick up supplies for a new recipe and
noticed that I forgot to scale it down from 6 gallons to 5. I went ahead and bought all the