Last Activity:06-23-2013 1:58 PM
Posted in thread: Outdoor burners? on 06-23-2013 at 01:55 PM
+1 for the Blichman Burner. Although the burner is more expensive than others, it has a couple
of things going for it.1) It's Stainless Steel. This thing will last for ever.2) The gap
between the burn...
Posted in thread: Is this worth the money? on 06-05-2013 at 01:43 PM
Retail Pricing:Keggles - $600SS Ball Valves/Camlocks/Tubing - $100Chugger Pump - $150Burners -
$30Gas Tank (full) - $50Regulator - $20Total RETAIL Cost minus the frame: ~$900 + ShippingWith
Posted in thread: Is this worth the money? on 06-03-2013 at 08:23 PM
The lister is probably asking what they spent. You could build it with all new equipment for
what they are asking.
Posted in thread: Is whirlpooling worth it? on 06-03-2013 at 03:24 PM
How are you chilling? If you use an immersion chiller you can just add a whirlpool to it
without the need for a new bulkhead.
Posted in thread: Is whirlpooling worth it? on 06-02-2013 at 02:47 PM
I cool using an immersion chiller and whirlpool while cooling. This makes cooling time super
quick. If your kettle dip tube pulls from the edge (or you don't have a dip tube) the trub cone
will stay i...
Posted in thread: Is whirlpooling worth it? on 06-01-2013 at 11:52 PM
The whirlpool gets you 2 things:1) Faster cool times2) Helps clear trub from wort. You will
find that after the whirlpool all the trub is in the center of your pot. Thus you don't need a
Posted in thread: welded versus weldless, where do you stand? on 05-27-2013 at 01:36 PM
I went welded but that's because I just bought a new 15 gal SS pot.
Posted in thread: Dirty Ball Valve CIP Experiment on 01-29-2013 at 04:38 PM
Nice first post. I just posted this in another post but it is very appropriate. Spend the extra
$5 and get a 3-piece ball valve. This way you can take the thing apart and give it a nice deep
Posted in thread: Advantage of Ball Valve on Brew Pot on 01-29-2013 at 04:31 PM
For 10 gallon batches I went with a 15 gallon SS pot with dip tube that picks up on the outer
edge. This keeps most of the trub out of my pump. I spent the extra $ and got a 3 piece ball
valve. Spend ...
Posted in thread: Questions about March Pumps answered by the Factory! on 01-11-2013 at 01:42 AM
That answered my question perfectly. Is the pressure at which the pump is rated to (give or
take) also the point at which the magnetic drive disengages?