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Posted in thread: The easy way to drain a BIAB bag on 04-20-2013 at 03:52 PM
I guess everyone wants to chime in with their different approaches to draining BIAB bags... Eh,
why not? Had a thread like this been around a few weeks ago I might not have wasted my money
buying two ...
Posted in thread: RO water adjustments: Just not getting it on 04-20-2013 at 03:34 PM
For anyone using RO water, having a TDS meter is a very valuable quality assurance check on the
water. This applies to both people with their own machines and those that purchase from a
Posted in thread: Water - Filtered Bottled vs. Boiled Tap on 04-20-2013 at 03:25 PM
I dunno about the advice that if your water tastes fine to drink it will make good beer. My
water tastes fine to drink (perhaps because of the whole-house carbon filter), but it is fairly
Posted in thread: $5 for IBU testing! on 04-19-2013 at 01:48 PM
Good points and true enough for someone who does lab work. But most of us by the sounds of it
do not work in a lab nor care if the results are within a percentage point or so. We are
brewing home brew...
Posted in thread: Avoiding bees while brewing on 04-17-2013 at 06:15 PM
A screen is a solution in search of a problem ... when bees hit the boiling wort they are
instantly killed (sad) and sanitized (good). If you are worrying about the time when you are
cooling, the wort...
Posted in thread: $5 for IBU testing! on 04-17-2013 at 02:39 PM
Who is to say the online guesses are less accurate than a lab test?We got it... you're a hater.
Please move along now.
Posted in thread: $5 for IBU testing! on 04-16-2013 at 11:33 PM
Guys, I think the main value in tests like this is in relative comparisons, not absolute
numbers. For example, how many IBUs are added from a 3oz whirlpool addition vs. a 4oz. Or
moving the 20 minute ...
Posted in thread: Step by step of my brewday: Doing a massive hop stand on 04-15-2013 at 02:33 PM
Kal. Just saw this thread on IBU testing. Would be the perfect beer to test this service...+1
on this. Take advantage of the service now before the guy realizes $5 per IBU test just isn't
worth the bo...
Posted in thread: $5 for IBU testing! on 04-15-2013 at 01:37 PM
I'll definitely be sending you a bottle of my Stone Ruination clone after it is bottled and
carbed up. For $5 plus the bottle of beer why the hell not?That said, I can't imagine how you
can do this pr...
Posted in thread: First time using a starter: pitch cold or warm? on 04-15-2013 at 12:11 PM
Thanks again for the help yesterday, everyone! The airlock was bubbling away when I got up at
6am, so either my starter worked or I have a helluva infection! :fro:All in all this was a