Last Activity:10-27-2016 5:40 AM
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Posted in thread: Seeking beta testers for automation control application on 10-26-2016 at 09:04 AM
Well, you would need to handle all the wiring! If you have or are building to control with
Arduino, this may be a good fit. If you have to break an egg to make an omlette, it may not
make sense, becau...
Posted in thread: Seeking beta testers for automation control application on 10-25-2016 at 11:35 PM
Interested... how much effort required on our part? I have been toying with upgrading my system
to Arduino based but I can see the big hurdles.Currently I have a 2 vessel (HLT/BK & MLT)
Posted in thread: QUESTION For You DIYers! on 10-25-2016 at 11:27 PM
Thanks for the awesome feedback guys! Im lining it with disposable food safe bucket liners used
to marinate meat. This should allow liquid to not get into plastic crevaces and will allow for
Posted in thread: Automated Bottling system on 10-24-2016 at 08:30 PM
Interesting! But exactly how do i stop the flow then, when it reaches the vent tube? Im
building all equipment my self, so thats why I ask. I wanna replicate big breweries in small 50
gallon style. i ...
Posted in thread: Counter flow chiller upgrade on 10-16-2016 at 08:25 AM
I take it none of you are impressed. If I don't have much going on tomorrow I'll fire it up and
take another pic.where does the wort go?
Posted in thread: Meeting with county tomorrow to discuss starting a nano brewery on 10-14-2016 at 05:36 AM
If it is an initial meeting, be upfront with the fact your not 100% down with the relevant
zoning / city planning requirements and get an understanding from them of the best way forward
(and if they a...
Posted in thread: Caustic Cleaner for Equipment on 10-13-2016 at 07:40 PM
I have used 5-Star Acid Cleaner #5.Works great. Removes beer stone.Depending on your area, your
LBHS should be able to get it for you. is probably the best option for a food grade nitric /
phos acid ...
Posted in thread: Can it even be done? Measuring Specific Gravity using Arduino or Raspberry Pi on 10-13-2016 at 04:45 AM
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galileo_thermometerALready been done, but it seems that brew
balls are no longer a thing :D
Posted in thread: Caustic Cleaner for Equipment on 10-13-2016 at 04:02 AM
Ok so I did a little research and I found out from MSDS sheets that Beer Line Cleaner is 30%
Sodium Hydroxide with miscellaneous surfactants. I'm thinking I could get a big bottle of it,
dilute to 30%...
Posted in thread: Counter flow chiller upgrade on 10-12-2016 at 08:14 PM
I always wondered about building a Peltier plate that could be dripped in the cooler. no water,
no chilling, just a plate that could get to 0 degrees and hold it. (yes I understand it's not