Last Activity:11-25-2015 10:17 PM
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Posted in thread: Do commercial breweries condition their malt? on 11-25-2015 at 10:48 PM
I believe only Sierra Nevada and New Belgium use the Steinecker Vario-MillPerhaps the new
Breckenridge Brewery has one.If you are interested in what has to be done on a pro level, check
out this pdfSt...
Posted in thread: Nylon hop bags on 11-10-2015 at 06:14 PM
I always pre boil my hop bags the first time I use them, then sanitize w Star San & have never
seen any film.
Posted in thread: building up yeast starters..am i missing anything obvious? on 11-04-2015 at 02:06 PM
The only question I have is why do you need 4 jars? I do approximately the same thing, except
that I simply oversize my starter so that I have ~100 bl excess cells to set aside for the next
Posted in thread: New milling stand on 11-03-2015 at 03:43 PM
The HF drill has a side handle that bolts on the drill. It appears to me that the OP drilled a
hole in the table top to accept a bolt into the drills threaded insert for the handle from
beneath the ta...
Posted in thread: Successes and failures with grain mills, what mill has worked best for you? on 11-03-2015 at 02:13 PM
BTW here's a link to my mill cart build:
Posted in thread: Successes and failures with grain mills, what mill has worked best for you? on 11-03-2015 at 02:11 PM
Not sure if this would tip the balance for a few of you on the fence. From a few conversations
I had with those who know, the Crankensteins beat the Monster Mills in many regards. As a
matter of fact ...
Posted in thread: Star San use w/ alkaline, hard water on 11-02-2015 at 02:31 PM
I am not thinking of soaking for weeks at a time, but if I want to sanitize my wort chiller
prior putting it in the kettle, I rather submerge it instead of spraying it in order to be sure
Posted in thread: Burner for brew stand on 11-01-2015 at 06:37 PM
Here ya go:
Posted in thread: Stir plate not working. on 10-27-2015 at 12:54 PM
I did not build my stir plate, it's a "Stir Starter"-practically identical to the DIY ones.
That being said, I've run into the same issue with mine. I can only stir at very low speeds,
and with the cl...
Posted in thread: How do you Store Your Grains? on 10-21-2015 at 04:09 PM
Oh, and very small amounts of rarely used malts go into qt mason jars.