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Posted in thread: Has Sam Adams Changed bottles on 11-25-2009 at 05:12 PM
i think there's just a lot of variation in glass production quality... i remember while
bottling a batch I'd go from barely being able to see the liquid level to nearly being able to
read a paper thro...
Posted in thread: Using a Corny Keg for Dryhopping and Oaking on 11-17-2009 at 02:12 PM
i think he means he already has 5-gal corny kegs and is weighing buying a 5-Gal carboy vs a
6.5-Gal carboy to minimize headspace.If you at least have the hookups for CO2 it wouldn't be a
problem to dr...
Posted in thread: Crash Cooling outside on 10-13-2009 at 04:15 PM
i don't think you can correlate the time it takes to cool down in a kegerator compared to
outside (where a 65 degree keg won't increase the ambient temperature like it would in a
Posted in thread: what are those white lumps? on 10-08-2009 at 04:46 PM
double facepalm action!!
Posted in thread: "Boondock" Irish Stout on 09-30-2009 at 07:38 PM
i would try to get an english ale yeast (I used WLP 002) and i used a recipe similar to the
ones with some changes. I subbed Fuggles for the Target hops.5lbs Dark Dry Malt Extract1lb
Posted in thread: taking apart co2 regulator on 09-18-2009 at 02:24 PM
well you probably shouldn't/don't need to take the entire thing apart... is there a problem
with yours that you're specifically looking to fix?
Posted in thread: Don't partially fill a bottle... on 09-18-2009 at 03:52 AM
pressure drops because of the larger compressible head space, the volume of the produced CO2
increases to maintain equilibrium with amout of substance, gas constant, and temperature.yeah
Posted in thread: taking apart co2 regulator on 09-17-2009 at 07:17 PM
a quick google search and this came up
Posted in thread: Ball Lock Corny Keg-Gas vs. Beer Post on 09-16-2009 at 07:58 PM
i believe the beer out post will be about 1mm(or less) larger then the gas-in post. (if you've
ever accidentally put the gas-in on the wrong post it's a bit difficult to remove)
Posted in thread: What exactly is off gassing? on 09-16-2009 at 06:30 PM
if the area where you are fermenting has warmed up since a few days then that is probably why
your beer started offgasing CO2.