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Posted in thread: Taking time efficiency to ridiculous extremes 79 minute brew on 02-04-2016 at 06:18 PM
To each his own, but I'm left asking...why???This is a hobby in which a great deal of the
pleasure comes from the careful crafting of a unique product, and all the different equipment,
process, and re...
Posted in thread: What is the best equipment to use as a heat source in my fermentation chamber? on 02-03-2016 at 07:04 PM
I use this. Comes with a sticky side for gluing to the inside of your fermentation space. Heats
my 8 cu ft chest freezer about 20° above ambient temps. Ordered at Williams Brewing.
Posted in thread: Beer thief vs. turkey baster for samples on 02-03-2016 at 06:47 PM
I need to get something to take samples for hydro readings. I was going to get a beer thief but
then I keep reading reviews of people bitching about them not sealing well, leaking, etc. So
then I thou...
Posted in thread: Baltic Porter Attempt on 02-03-2016 at 05:52 PM
That is the worst beer recipe I've ever not seen.
Posted in thread: Pin Lock vs Ball lock kegs on 02-03-2016 at 05:49 PM
Found some stellar deals on pin lock kegs, ball locks I noticed are a little more......whats
the benefits of the ball lock system? Should I dish out the $20 extra for one?Not much of a
difference, as ...
Posted in thread: Old Schlitz ad circa 1920 on 01-28-2016 at 04:09 PM
Apparently "green beer" causes "biliousness." Huh. don't want to suffer from excess bile
production! I'd better drink only Schlitz!
Posted in thread: I need a sanity check....Long Story About the Wife on 01-26-2016 at 08:22 PM
They talked about him liking 50 shades of grey. He commented about how people think "He's
(_insert specific race_)* from the waist down" (I think you can likely fill in that blank). She
flirted right ...
Posted in thread: Hello from the Chicago 'burbs! on 01-25-2016 at 08:08 PM
Welcome to Homebrewtalk, fellow Illinoisan! There's quite a few good brew clubs in your area.
If you want to quickly make some beer-drinking and beer-making friends, I suggest going to some
of their m...
Posted in thread: Electric Brewing Vent fan - HUGE leak - any help ? on 01-25-2016 at 06:22 PM
My 8" fan leaks a heck of a lot of condensation as well, but it's rotated 90° from your
configuration and my fan isn't directly over my brew kettle. Your setup may be fundamentally
flawed and you migh...
Posted in thread: Am I the only one that dislikes Amarillo Hops? on 01-21-2016 at 06:55 PM
Not trying to start a civil war, but does anyone else have strong negative opinions about
Amarillo like I do? I really can't pinpoint what exactly it is but I have been noticing a
commonality in a few...