Last Activity:12-06-2013 8:10 PM
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Posted in thread: Is it time to toss the old soda cornys for new SS cornys??? on 12-06-2013 at 05:17 PM
I'd say it's time to invest in better quality replacement o-rings.Go to this HBT thread and buy
the following:Dip Tube O-rings Quad Sealing (for the gas and liquid tubes)Post O-rings Silicone
Posted in thread: It's a class 3 felony to homebrew in the town I live in... on 12-05-2013 at 10:11 PM
Can you give me the mayors number, I want to call him when im drunk off my ass and give him a
piece of my mind!That's really going to change his mind about alcohol consumption!
Posted in thread: First brew complete.... really disappointed on 12-05-2013 at 10:03 PM
Most likely your beer was impacted by the following:1) Fermented at way too high of a temp, and
the temps swung considerably.18° C is a good rule of thumb for most ale yeasts. And it's
important to ke...
Posted in thread: Auber heat sink on 12-04-2013 at 05:03 PM
I'm looking for a heat sink for my 50-amp control panel. I saw this one from Auber: build has
two elements (5500W and 4500W) and I'm planning on being able to run both at the same time.
Could I tap ...
Posted in thread: Precipitation of bicarbonate on 12-04-2013 at 03:36 AM
My bicarbonates are even higher than yours (335). I typically cut my water with 50% distilled
water and for stouts and other dark beers I still have to add typically 3ml of lactic acid, but
I can make...
Posted in thread: Pot Filling Cam-Lock Adapter w/Valve on 12-03-2013 at 04:53 AM
163574By the way, you can chop that excess tubing off of your sight glass pretty easy with a
tubing cutter or a hacksaw, so your lid won't bump into it. Just a thought.
Posted in thread: Losing 4 -5 Degrees in an Hour-Long Mash on 12-03-2013 at 04:49 AM
Alum foil is thermally invisible so that's not going to do much good.I'm telling you, it works
great. I've tried it with and without, and there's a big difference.
Posted in thread: Nottingham Poll on 12-02-2013 at 05:25 PM
Can you expand on what you didnt like about those beers you didnt like. Are there things that
you attribute to the yeast as a fact and not something else? Did you make those recipes with
Posted in thread: Nottingham Poll on 12-02-2013 at 03:28 AM
I've fermented with it closer to the cold side on two occasions. Ferments really fast. Neither
beer turned out very good. I would not look forward to using it again.
Posted in thread: Losing 4 -5 Degrees in an Hour-Long Mash on 12-02-2013 at 03:22 AM
Thanks all. It looks like the tun is just too big. Either get a smaller tun or some foam. I am
leaning toward a 10 gallon Igloo cooler. More expensive than some foam, but it will allow me to