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Posted in thread: Thoughts on the small batch beer kits? on 07-15-2016 at 12:37 AM
With respect, I'll disagree. With the 1 gallon, I can go from start to finish rather quickly,
on my stove-top, without hauling 5 gallons worth of grain around etc.Having said that, for me,
it's not ab...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on the small batch beer kits? on 07-15-2016 at 12:34 AM
I have been toying with the idea of doing some small batch experiments. Or maybe a 5 gallon
mash hopped 5 different ways. I wonder if I could keep things straight and boil 4 at a time. (4
Posted in thread: Thoughts on the small batch beer kits? on 07-15-2016 at 12:17 AM
I was thinking about brewing again and just came across small batch brewing kits that make one
gallon batches. Any thoughts on these? Brewers Best and HopBox seem like good choices and looks
Posted in thread: Full (or bigger) boils in extract brewing on 07-14-2016 at 10:49 PM
I have 11 extract and 2 all grain beers under my belt (all done 4-5 years ago) and wanted to
pick it up again. My all grain batches weren't very good so I want to go back to basics. The
extract beers ...
Posted in thread: Left PBW solution in my keg for 5 days on 07-30-2011 at 11:04 AM
With a good rinse it's OK right? I read somewhere not to soak for more than 48 hours (I
Posted in thread: Any tricks to getting a poppet off of a corny keg? on 07-08-2011 at 02:04 AM
I got some advice to hook the gas up to the liquid out and turn to 15 psi. Anyone try this?
Obviously the point is to blow whatever is blocking the tube out. Since the connections won't
hook up to the...
Posted in thread: Any tricks to getting a poppet off of a corny keg? on 07-07-2011 at 02:09 AM
Its the post that is stuck, just to clarify. Have you tried tapping on it with a wrench, give
it some pretty good whacks but don't bang it up too bad. You could try running some hot water
over it. I'v...
Posted in thread: Any tricks to getting a poppet off of a corny keg? on 07-07-2011 at 02:04 AM
i sometimes get hops clogging the out. mine screws right outMine used to screw right out. I
must've tightened it too much this time
Posted in thread: Any tricks to getting a poppet off of a corny keg? on 07-07-2011 at 01:54 AM
Here's the situation. First off thanks so much for your help on the 4th (I had a keg that I
couldn't dispense from and couldn't pour for my cookout). Anyhow, I figured I have something
clogging the ou...
Posted in thread: Help me troubleshoot why I can't dispense from my keg on 07-05-2011 at 03:34 PM
It's not normal to have any leak, no matter how small. It may seem really insignificant looking
at it, but it will empty your CO2 tank before you know it. You've probably already lost way
more than yo...