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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
    more imp...

  • 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
    problem with...

  • 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...