Last Activity:03-12-2011 6:15 AM
Posted in thread: Warm weather yeasts on 03-08-2011 at 12:41 AM
For what it's worth, I wrap my fermenter (i have a bucket as well as a car boy) in a beach
towel, and every 2 or 3 days I pour cold water over it to soak the towel. According to my dig.
Posted in thread: Blow off hose? on 03-06-2011 at 01:03 PM
I think we may have slightly hijacked the thread here, although there has been some great info
posted. For the original question, has anyone rigged a blow off hose on a bucket with a drilled
lid? If s...
Posted in thread: Blow off hose? on 03-05-2011 at 04:49 PM
What liquid do you prefer in your blow of jug? I used my first blow off rig for my last IPA and
my jug was a growler with tap water. I know some people like star san or similar products, but
if yeast ...
Posted in thread: unequal carbonation with gas distributor on 02-28-2011 at 11:02 PM
thanks for the response guys. The bottle is outside the fridge, and the 3 way splitter is
inside. As far as both kegs being equal pressure, I don't have the equipment to check that.
They both def. had...
Posted in thread: unequal carbonation with gas distributor on 02-27-2011 at 11:58 PM
2 kegs run from one gas bottle via a gas splitter. One keg being deliciously enjoyed, the other
keg just sitting there gettin bubbly...sorta. Fridge was just under 40F, regulator set on
Posted in thread: perfect foam, rigged tank outside and added a keg gas line, too much foam on 02-21-2011 at 10:53 AM
Thanks guys....the keg is in fact very close to empty. That may be exactly what is happening.
The other keg is still carbing on the "set it and forget it" method. As soon as the serving keg
is done, i...
Posted in thread: perfect foam, rigged tank outside and added a keg gas line, too much foam on 02-21-2011 at 12:55 AM
Forgive me if this has already been discussed, I tried reading many posts from a search I did
before this post....My kegerator was a 1 corny keg rig with the tank inside...perfect. Nice
creamy head on...
Posted in thread: Keg carbonation fades :s on 01-14-2011 at 10:56 PM
+1 on the let it sit. I have experianced the same thing, and kept drinking anyways cause i
really liked the taste. Around week 2 1/2, it really started feeling well carbonated.
Posted in thread: Beer worth not fermenting. on 01-11-2011 at 01:03 AM
there you go man, it's doin well. I have had a beer ferment that never made a single bubble
through the airlock.
Posted in thread: Climbing Gravity ????? on 01-06-2011 at 09:33 PM
I back up IluvIPA. This has happened to me too, then I took very carefull notice of the bulb on
the hydrometer. Just tiny little bubbles can make a big diff in your reading....even just a
few. I let m...