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Posted in thread: Silicone oil in airlock on 05-25-2016 at 03:34 PM
I've heard or read some where about a anti-foam product made from canola oil. I want to say
Fermcap-s but I'm not 100% sure. Anyway, if I'm remembering correctly people have added canola
oil to help l...
Posted in thread: Thank you Bobby_M you made my day! on 05-24-2016 at 11:50 PM
That could very well be true!
Posted in thread: Help Choosing the Right SSR on 05-24-2016 at 04:36 PM
How do you plan on using the two elements and a boil coil? Boil coil in the boil kettle? Two
elements in the HLT? How many pumps? We need a little more info to help you.I'm running one
5500 watt eleme...
Posted in thread: False bottom questions on 05-24-2016 at 03:42 PM
You have quite a few choices for hop trub. False bottom is one. I don't believe many people
here use one for the boil kettle. I use a Hop Screen which is stainless steel mesh and wire. It
Posted in thread: Random welds on 05-24-2016 at 03:14 PM
I have my kettles packed in my truck. I'll be in Cali this weekend...I'll bring the beer. All
kidding aside can you post your equipment and process? I've soldered my kettles but have been
itching to t...
Posted in thread: Thank you Bobby_M you made my day! on 05-23-2016 at 05:07 PM
Bobby_M,I'm not sure who packs your boxes but they/you sure made my day! I had a small package
arrive Saturday which I didn't have time to mess with this weekend. So, I took it to work with
me to open...
Posted in thread: False bottom not working on 05-22-2016 at 01:31 PM
Forgot to ask in my first post, but what size is the dip tube. I'm sure you're running 1/2
tubing with your pump. If the dip tube is 3/8 it maybe a size issue (that's what she
Posted in thread: Homebrewdude's Control Panel on 05-22-2016 at 01:20 PM
The hole saw attempt looks dry. They cut better and longer if you use a little cutting oil. I
set my drill to a medium speed. Fast seamed to smoke the oil, slow didn't cut much, medium kept
the heat i...
Posted in thread: 2016 Hop Growing Thread on 05-21-2016 at 05:32 PM
I planted 4 this year my cascade is 8 foot and climbing. My centennial, magnum, and willimette
are little sprouts still. I'm trying not to worry because they are first year. Hopefully they
Posted in thread: Scorching, from what? on 05-21-2016 at 02:48 PM
I have to agree with Texaswine. No one like pumpkin! But if you feel the need to use it. I
would put it in the mash. Or steep it with the specialty grains if doing extract. That's the
only way I can s...