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Posted in thread: Can I fix the smokey/ashtray off flavor in my stout? on 05-05-2015 at 02:02 AM
I accidentally used black patent malt instead or roasted barley. The RIS came out ashtray
roasty. I poured an 8oz glass and added drops of vanilla extract until the ashtray went away.
Then I added dro...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Temperature Graph on 04-30-2015 at 02:15 AM
I think that I have a xls w the temp of the beer bucket and the temp of a bucket of water in
the same fermentation table. The data shows the temp of the water getting colder as the beer
temp is held c...
Posted in thread: Any Advice on tinctures? on 11-10-2014 at 11:48 PM
If you over spice your beer, pull a four ounce sample and add drops of vanilla extract to see
if you can mute the spice flavor. Vanilla extract is a cooks trick. In small amounts you don't
get the van...
Posted in thread: Keezer temp cycles on 08-18-2014 at 08:33 PM
With a four degree delta on your temp controller cycling that fast has to mean you are
measuring air temp more than the liquid temp in your keg. I have a similar set up to what you
mentioned except th...
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 07-03-2014 at 02:42 AM
I ordered from Lerway via Amazon on Monday (6/30/2014) and received a Version 1.0. It's just
one data point, but I did get the desired STC.
Posted in thread: Un-chilling a sour? on 05-04-2014 at 12:40 PM
Not too big of a deal. Let it warm up in the coolest place in your house.
Posted in thread: Exhaust hood idea: blue tarp & pvc. Thoughts? on 04-23-2014 at 12:43 AM
I did something similar. I built a rectangle out of the blue half inch high density styrofoam
insulation from Lowes. I taped the joints with duct tape. Light weight and easy to move, but it
is not col...
Posted in thread: Pump Box - Dual 12V pumps with PWMs on 04-21-2014 at 07:09 PM
Thanks! I want to create the PWM with my Arduino and a SSR similar to what I do for heating
elements. Of course, there is no real reason to do this, except for fun. Really great build and
Posted in thread: Pump Box - Dual 12V pumps with PWMs on 04-20-2014 at 10:30 PM
Does anyone know the frequency that PWM is running?
Posted in thread: Cheap compact wort pump on 04-14-2014 at 08:24 PM
Question for those that are using the tan pump: How hot does your pump get during use? Mine
arrived about a week ago. I have it connected to 12V 2amp power supply from an old external
hard drive. I le...