Last Activity:12-04-2013 8:24 PM
Posted in thread: do you brew alone? on 06-25-2013 at 12:12 AM
I brew with 2 other guys. We split bulk grain buys & some equipment costs. We rotate
responsibilities each brew day, brewmaster picks the recipe & buys specialty grains, hops &
yeast. We brew 15 gallo...
Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies on 05-03-2013 at 08:07 PM
I had a problem 2 weeks ago with my order. I had placed my order Saturday night & still had not
received confirmation Wednesday so I emailed them & they got it to me by Friday so I was still
able to b...
Posted in thread: Bell's Two Hearted Ale Clone (close as they come) on 04-11-2013 at 03:22 AM
You're going to have to build a large starter. You could use a few or a lot. I.e, add the dregs
from 4 bottles to starter wort, ferment then decant, add more wort, ferment and decant. You
could built ...
Posted in thread: Bell's Two Hearted Ale Clone (close as they come) on 04-11-2013 at 03:17 AM
How many bottles should I need to harvest from for a 20 gallon batch?
Posted in thread: How to find Coolant Lines in a Fridge on 12-19-2012 at 01:13 AM
The fridge is at least 10 years old. I found a real nice breakdown of each compartment too, but
there were still 2 lines(1 on each side) we found with the camera that weren't on the
Posted in thread: How to find Coolant Lines in a Fridge on 12-19-2012 at 01:04 AM
Yeah i searched and found some schematics but none showed the cooling lines. I called GE but
they were not helpful at all. So my friend with the thermal camera was my best option.
Posted in thread: How to find Coolant Lines in a Fridge on 12-16-2012 at 09:47 PM
I can attest to this method. I just had a friend of mine who has a thermal imaging business
come over & shoot my fridge with it. He was able to laser point the line so I could mark it on
Posted in thread: Putting a keg on & off of gas on 12-05-2012 at 02:33 PM
Right now I only have a 1 keg set up, but I have 1 to drink & 1 I need to carb. Would it be
detrimental to put take the drinking one off of the gas when I am at work & sleeping & hooking
up the one I ...
Posted in thread: Brewing outside?? on 11-27-2012 at 04:46 PM
I should add that we use a hunting blind set up with the kettles inside while we are boiling.
Posted in thread: Brewing outside?? on 11-27-2012 at 01:57 PM
my brew buddies & I do everything outside. We had a snowball fight once while brewing & got one
in the kettle, everything was still fine.