Last Activity:05-23-2013 9:21 AM
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Posted in thread: question on a keggle I just made on 05-23-2013 at 02:12 PM
my pickup tube is located about halfway between the bottomed out portion and the side of the
keggle, and its off the bottom like half a centimeter.. seems to be a good position to make
sure anything t...
Posted in thread: Plate Chiller - possibly stupid question. on 05-23-2013 at 02:11 PM
i wouldn't go back to immersion or counterflow after i upgraded to my plate chiller.. my hop
spider keeps what seems like 95%+ out of it and my pickup tube is off to the side so nice clean
wort is the...
Posted in thread: Plate chiller for a hop head? on 05-23-2013 at 02:08 PM
i 2nd the hop spider with the 5gallon bags.. they hold an awful lot of hops and i only get a
minimal amount that seeps through, though that usually means i just need to replace the bag..
like $5 for 2...
Posted in thread: equipment upgrade on 05-23-2013 at 02:01 PM
$500 budget would be easy enough to get one or two propane burners, some sort of wort chiller
(if you don't already have one) and maybe another pot for a HLT
Posted in thread: First Year Hop Growers on 05-23-2013 at 01:09 PM
all 3 of mine are doing well! L-R: Columbus, Goldings, Willamette
Posted in thread: cool tap handles on 05-10-2013 at 12:25 PM
here is my own version of that style.. i didn't cut the inside of the cap so it can still hold
liquid.. i fill the vial before it is force carbed so i can see the beer by its color as well
Posted in thread: HELP! Keg is undercarbed and has tons of foam on 05-09-2013 at 08:59 PM
ah, didn't even register the thicker lines.. scrap what i said :drunk:
Posted in thread: How many inches per day? on 05-09-2013 at 07:32 PM
almost seems like you could actually watch it grow at that pace!
Posted in thread: Hop spider material on 05-09-2013 at 06:47 PM
my signature has my SS sink flange that was pretty easy to make.. i also re-purposed a sanke
spear to hold it up as well
Posted in thread: Keezer Collar: General Questions on 05-09-2013 at 06:45 PM
i have a pencil dot marking where the 4th tap will someday be installed on my collar.. i
believe i used 10inch boards so i opted to use insulation.. maybe overkill but it works