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  • Posted in thread: Heat Source for Fermentation Chamber on 04-22-2014 at 03:17 PM
    I use a ceramic heat bulb. Its a reptile heater that fits in a light socket. Keeps my chamber
    at temp even when the garage is around 20F. It costs like $15 at petsmart

  • Posted in thread: Flat bottomed alternatives to Erlenmeyer Flasks? on 01-23-2014 at 11:40 PM
    I use an old orange juice jugSent from my DROID RAZR using Home Brew mobile app

  • Posted in thread: Anyone use a reptile heating pad (Zoo Med ReptiTherm) to heat a fermentation chamber? on 01-19-2014 at 06:48 PM
    I use a small reptile heating lamp. With the ceramic heat bulb (no light). And that works great
    for me. My garage gets to about 20F

  • Posted in thread: ran out of propane on 01-15-2014 at 08:36 PM
    Happened to me once. Beer ended up decent. But I immediately bought another tank for reserve
    for my future brewsSent from my DROID RAZR using Home Brew mobile app

  • Posted in thread: Post your "Untappd" user name! on 01-15-2014 at 08:29 PM
    I don't post here often but I just downloaded the app. User name is american_manatee Sent from
    my DROID RAZR using Home Brew mobile app

  • Posted in thread: "sparklets" water carboys? on 06-11-2013 at 05:58 AM
    I have used the 5gal and 3gal plastic water bottles just fine. Mine weren't sparklettes but
    same concept just a different water company. Must make sure the recycle code is a 1 or 2 and
    you should be f...

  • Posted in thread: Spent grains. on 06-04-2013 at 07:15 PM
    I usually just spread them across my yard. But after reading this, I'm definitely going to see
    if I can get some eggs. Don't fail me now craigslist!

  • Posted in thread: 5 gallon zepherhills bottle for ferment? on 06-01-2013 at 03:45 AM
    I have used them for most of my batches and have not noticed a difference from buckets. But as
    mentioned above, just check the number on the plastic

  • Posted in thread: Is a step up starter considered a new yeast generation? on 05-29-2013 at 02:45 PM
    I'm glad this question was asked. I've wondered the same thing myself. The more I sit around at
    work, the more I learn from HBT. Hahah

  • Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 05-21-2013 at 06:22 PM
    Red rye ale American barleywineStrawberry mead