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Posted in thread: Zeroing out alkalinity on 10-18-2016 at 05:24 PM
Thanks for the replies. What I'm getting at though is, in the process of removing the
alkalinity from the brewing liquor using phosphoric acid, how can I be sure I won't end up with
a mash pH that's t...
Posted in thread: Zeroing out alkalinity on 10-17-2016 at 08:05 PM
OK, so I'm brewing a cream ale & can easily drop the alkalinity to zero with a small amount of
phosphoric acid. (Starting CaCO3=86) My question: what pH should the actual mash water reach?
Posted in thread: PLEASE let the Northern Brewer buy-out be a hoax! on 10-15-2016 at 01:01 AM
Wow! We've always joked here at Farmhouse that NB was the "Evil Empire" but would have never
fathomed this ever happening.Let it be know, Farmhouse Brewing Supply was literally started on
this site in...
Posted in thread: Counterflow chiller design question on 09-16-2016 at 01:40 AM
That seems mighty small to be chilling anything. If you're set on using it, I would replace
both barbed fittings with 3/4" NPT x garden hose
Posted in thread: IPA's lacking? on 07-15-2016 at 01:01 AM
You just need more hops. Skip the 60 min addition and do something like....2oz @ 15min2oz @
10min2oz @ flameout4oz dry hopPeople are getting carried away with this O2 thing IMO. Im not
saying fixing a...
Posted in thread: Do you oxygenate your starters? on 07-04-2016 at 01:56 AM
Used to just oxygenate the wort, but a beer club Q & A with the head of the lab @ Fat Heads got
me doing both starter & wort.
Posted in thread: Different immersion chiller idea, thoughts ? on 05-26-2016 at 05:12 PM
I built a dual coil that beats my old plate chiller in both time to cool, plus ease of
Posted in thread: 3D Printed Stir Plate Build on 05-25-2016 at 11:21 PM
Genius! You ought to sell them!
Posted in thread: cleaning immersion chiller with muriatic acid on 05-24-2016 at 11:14 PM
Posted in thread: Williams Brewing Aeration System on 01-25-2016 at 02:15 AM
I have that same set up from Williams. I've had zero issues with any component in the rig. The
regulator is really just a needle valve (or similar) that you use to control flow. I crack it
open, just ...