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Posted in thread: New Product from Nor Cal Brewing. Cam Lock A to Garden hose attachment. on 04-28-2016 at 06:58 PM
Why is it 3x the price of 1/2" FNPT?I'm guessing there is some type of machine work being done
to the threads to make it garden hose friendly. Could be wrong thou.
Posted in thread: New Product from Nor Cal Brewing. Cam Lock A to Garden hose attachment. on 04-28-2016 at 04:35 PM
And just when I thought my brewery was complete. Now, I get to add a better connection to my
counter-flow chiller. I always hate dragging over the hose and trying to get it hooked up with
Posted in thread: Anvil Boil Kettle Screen on 04-28-2016 at 04:25 PM
I under stand it takes money to R&D and then have these things built. But, come on 45 bucks
(plus shipping) for a glorified bazooka screen. No thanks...I'll stick with my $3.50 dollar DIY
Posted in thread: Tri Clover Integrated Heating Element on 04-27-2016 at 06:17 PM
I know and just a few months after I completed my build. :(
Posted in thread: Thanks all on 04-26-2016 at 05:59 PM
Thank you! All four of mine are kicking A$$.
Posted in thread: Cut Panel Hole Too Big on 04-25-2016 at 03:39 PM
If you have a thin piece of sheet metal laying around cut it to cover the hole. JB weld it in
place, recut to the correct size, tape off, spray paint to match. You would be the only to
notice the mist...
Posted in thread: Element Orientation on 04-22-2016 at 03:24 PM
Right. And I forgot about issues with extract sticking to the element and scorching. Not an
issue with all-grain (I never stir the boil pot).I haven't done extract in 20 years. I was
always worried ab...
Posted in thread: Element Orientation on 04-22-2016 at 03:14 PM
Why do you stir the boil? Once it's boiling, it seems to be doing a pretty good job keeping
itself stirred. For the benefit of hops?I mostly stir before it comes to a boil. It carried
over from my pro...
Posted in thread: Element Orientation on 04-22-2016 at 02:01 PM
Vertical in the HLT or Boil kettle? I can see doing the HLT with no problem because it's
recirculating with the pump. Now boil kettle is another story. I would not place the element
vertical because I...
Posted in thread: PH Meter questions on 04-21-2016 at 07:09 PM
If I understand correctly the $100 meters need the probe changed every year? The cost of thus
seems to be almost half the cost of the meter again. Thus in 5 years it will cost $250 for the