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Posted in thread: Time to play: Would it explode! on 01-17-2017 at 04:52 AM
Edit: ^ this ^I wouldn't actually be looking to do it for sanitation. I have this idea rattling
around in my head to run high temp tubing from the spigot in my kettle to one of these.To get
an idea of...
Posted in thread: Beer faucets... on 01-17-2017 at 03:57 AM
Whatever brand you get, get a forward seal faucet. Traditional faucets are okay for commercial
bars where they will get tons of daily use, but for most homebrewers, they present a lot of
Posted in thread: Time to play: Would it explode! on 01-17-2017 at 03:47 AM
I'm sure it wouldn't explode, but I would worry about how the plastic/rubber parts would hold
up to boiling. Why do you want to boil it? Why not just use a sanitizer?
Posted in thread: Bar Build Part 2: 8-tap Through-the-Wall Keezer on 01-17-2017 at 03:42 AM
Keep up the great work, looks amazing so far, especially with what you've gotten done while
balancing it with a full time job. Your workshop looks like a homebrewer's dream, there's
plenty of room to ...
Posted in thread: Basement Bar Build Thread! on 01-17-2017 at 03:28 AM
Hey Max,I just wanted to post letting you know that I've been poking at my Dad for years to
build a bar in his basement, but he'd always inevitably come to the conclusion that it
"wouldn't look profes...
Posted in thread: Basement Bar Build Thread! on 01-17-2017 at 03:20 AM
Hope you will let us know what you thought after going to best buy. I do not like the vizio all
in one package you posted. With all due respect and honesty, if I met you in the parking lot
and you had...
Posted in thread: New Brewer! on 01-15-2017 at 06:52 PM
Sorry it took so long to get back to you. The OG according to brewerfriend is going to be
around 1.055If you're doing a one gallon batch, about half of the smack pack would be an
appropriate pitch, as...
Posted in thread: In love with homebrewing! on 01-15-2017 at 02:52 AM
My target was 1.059 and I got 1.052. This is also the first time I actually checked OG. With 2
gallon batches I was told it's kind of a waste so I never gave it a second thought.I definitely
Posted in thread: In love with homebrewing! on 01-15-2017 at 02:01 AM
Thanks! And yes, the kit I got was All grain and pretty much stuck with it. That makes a lot of
sense because not only was i using a new kettle but a propane burner as well. It was my first
Posted in thread: Brewing in South Lake Tahoe winters on 01-15-2017 at 01:28 AM
HERMS or RIMS isn't going to help you hit your strike water temps. I love brewing in the cold,
and have brewed down into the single digits. The colder it is, the harder it is to hit your