Last Activity:11-30-2013 10:11 PM
Posted in thread: HERMS Tubing 1/2 vs 3/8 on 11-30-2013 at 10:15 PM
Did it work though that's my question? I have the 25 ft of 3/8 and I would like to use it at
frost at last to keep the cost down. Need to keep swmbo happy. I understand the 1/2 is the
Posted in thread: Blue Hawk 5 gallon paint strainer - Plastic? on 10-15-2013 at 02:57 AM
I just picked up some paint strainers from lowes, the brand is blue hawk. I notice now that
nowhere on the package does it say it is "nylon", and on the lowes website, it says the
material is "plastic...
Posted in thread: Helena Homebrewers on 09-17-2013 at 08:03 PM
It appears there is still some activity on that forum link posted earlier.
Posted in thread: $4.87 keg tool on 07-19-2013 at 03:15 PM
Take a hammer and lightly tap the rim of the dimpled out part . It should close it enough to
make it stay. I had to do something similar when I installed my 2" tri-clover ferrule for my
Posted in thread: Source for Male NPT Full Port Ball Valve??? on 07-18-2013 at 07:25 PM
We sell them for the above stated reason. I haven't found anyone else online offering them. I
like your sight glass protection tubes too... what are the chances you'd sell just the sight
Posted in thread: Source for Male NPT Full Port Ball Valve??? on 07-18-2013 at 05:44 PM
Well, I am using a nipple... I'm just trying to see if there is something a little better, and
IMHO, having one less fitting in there would make it a bit better. I'll stick with female
Posted in thread: HERMS recirc rate, mash out, and grain bed compaction on 07-18-2013 at 04:48 PM
I haven't really been able to find a clear answer on this by searching, so I'm starting a new
thread.Step mashing seems to be a debate amoung many on whether or not you are really "step"
mashing, and ...
Posted in thread: Double Batch to One Fermentation Vessel on 07-18-2013 at 04:33 PM
It would make sense to me to oxygenate and pitch on the first batch. I don't think you're going
to hurt anything. I think you're running higher risk by waiting to pitch and expose your brew
Posted in thread: Source for Male NPT Full Port Ball Valve??? on 07-18-2013 at 03:26 PM
This is exactly what I'm looking for: I don't want 1,000 of them. I can't seem to find a ball
valve like this with the male NPT on the input side from a easy order retail source. It seems
this would ...
Posted in thread: Dimpling with the butt weld reducer - couplings are smaller?? on 07-13-2013 at 04:39 PM
Great ideas... thanks, I think I'll go get to drilling.