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Posted in thread: Water: Filter or RO? on 04-03-2013 at 02:21 PM
Thanks everyone for your input. I decided to get some RO water from the grocery store and try
using it with some salt additions. If it goes well I might look into a RO system. Right now I
have only be...
Posted in thread: Water: Filter or RO? on 04-02-2013 at 04:06 PM
Hi all,Since moving into a new house, I had some off flavors with my beers. I narrowed down the
problem to my water. My tap water has a faint sulfur odor, is hard, highly alkaline and from
what I gath...
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevade Lost Guy Rye Ale on 12-21-2012 at 11:24 PM
I was at a restaurant yesterday and had a Sierra Nevada Lost Guy Rye Ale. I did a search for it
when I got home and apparently it is one of their Beer Camp brews. Has anyone else had this and
Posted in thread: My final wish... on 12-20-2012 at 05:51 PM
I use two 1500w heatsticks for my 5 gallon batches and it works great. I get a steady rolling
boil in my kettle and don't need to use a stove. Just be sure to plug them into separate
circuits on separ...
Posted in thread: Trying to decide next upgrade (plate chiller or mill) on 12-12-2012 at 07:15 PM
Mill, especially if your current chiller works well for you.
Posted in thread: What is your Brewing Pet-Peeve? on 05-28-2012 at 12:35 AM
The Alabama state legislature.
Posted in thread: Bleech vs sanitizer. on 10-21-2011 at 12:44 PM
I started out using bleach, but I hate how it smells, how it makes the carboys slippery and how
I had to rinse it. Once I started kegging, I switched to star san. Each time I brew, I mix a
fresh 5 gal...
Posted in thread: Need some help getting equipment to an APO on 10-07-2011 at 01:48 PM
When I was stationed in Germany, I had to call some places and let them know what the deal was.
They will need to ship via US Postal Service. This may increase shipping some.I never had a
Posted in thread: Electric Brew System Questions on 10-06-2011 at 02:09 PM
Thanks all for the replies. I will look into building a control box. Will I need two PIDs, one
for the HLT and one for the BK?
Posted in thread: People that won't drink your beer... on 10-06-2011 at 12:49 PM
Try making a single malt and single hop blonde ale. If you don't keg and are worried about
people being turned off by sediment, pour the beer into a glass for them. They probably won't
even know its h...