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Posted in thread: Help. Second Brew...in over my head? on 01-19-2006 at 03:48 PM
Not really directly related to the subject but, just a few handy tips, I work at Home Depot,
and I came across some useful items that you may go through often enough to save you a few
bucks here and t...
Posted in thread: Bubbling in the Primary on 08-09-2005 at 03:02 AM
sure it does ..... rrrrrrrrrrightWell I didn't say it got thrown out after serving its purpose
Posted in thread: Bubbling in the Primary on 08-08-2005 at 01:41 PM
I also keep a bottle of 100 proof cheap Vodka down in my Brew room, goes in my airlock, gets
used on little cotton pads for last minute sterile wipe downs like when i've already sanitized
Posted in thread: Wort Oxygenation on 08-03-2005 at 06:17 AM
for what its worth, the owner of the local homebrew store told me, wort oxygenation is only
needed if you are using liquid yeast, dry yeast is pre oxygenated and won't benefit from adding
more to the ...
Posted in thread: Ice, I know I know, But read on 08-03-2005 at 03:01 AM
I've had my eye on this freezable paddle thing called a Rapi-kool which I saw in a local
restaurant supply store (great for getting homebrew gear) its a clear blue plastic paddle
shaped bottle that yo...
Posted in thread: iodophor on 08-01-2005 at 10:02 PM
I'm going to bottle either tonight or tommorow, I will wash and rinse my bottles out with PLC
first and then soak in BTF Iodophor do the bottles need rinsed after soaking in the iodophor
solution? or ...
Posted in thread: Time to panic? on 07-29-2005 at 04:41 AM
Man, I love this forum... every time I've gotten worried, the advice is don't panic - it will
turn out. It always has too! - dougI think thats because a good number of us has read Charlie
Posted in thread: Initiated on 07-27-2005 at 05:32 AM
I had considered myself lucky on my first batch, cooked up nice didnt lose a drop, got it in
the primary, had a good fermentation, clean on over to the secondary, sittin at about 1.013 for
a couple da...
Posted in thread: Success... on 07-24-2005 at 02:47 AM
on average how many 12 ounce bottles are you guys getting out of a 5 gallon batch? I know this
will vary depending on draw offs and blow offs etc. but just a ball park figure so I know about
how many ...
Posted in thread: First Batch on 07-23-2005 at 04:52 AM
I'll be glad to try it, enjoying some Fat Tire tonight, tried an IPA for the first time, from
widmere Brothers, but don't care for it, too bitter and Hoppy.