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Posted in thread: Most Innovative Homebrewing Equipment on 02-28-2014 at 06:42 PM
I'd have to nominate Bobby_m's electric element housing for electric brewing. That is the first
purpose built piece of equipment I have been able to buy for my emerging electric brewery. It
saves a to...
Posted in thread: control panel parts on 02-26-2014 at 02:41 PM
That is what I got, I built very much the same thing but I will use it for both the HLT and BK,
switching elements by switching contactors and using the PID in manual for the BK. I used a
Posted in thread: Want to start hunting on 01-08-2014 at 03:27 PM
One thing no-one has mentioned, probably due to the deer hunting reference in the beginning.
Don't get started by going to a game farm, hunt club or shooting ranch. These places raise
birds and releas...
Posted in thread: Do You Travel For Work, If So How Do You Do It? on 01-08-2014 at 03:18 PM
I used to travel almost 100% for work. The key to me was when I was home I was really home, you
can't be distracted by work worries at home if you are not there that much. Like many of the
Posted in thread: Jaybird's Stainless False Bottoms on 12-10-2013 at 05:54 PM
Just as an FYI to Jay or TxBrew - the banner ad for Norcal false bottoms at the top of the page
links to a 404 error page.
Posted in thread: Im looking for a decent inexpensive brew pot. on 10-10-2013 at 02:18 PM
Just a note to remind you if you go to an 8+ gallon pot so you can boil full volume, you won't
likely be able to do it on your stove. You'd need a burner of some kind with higher BTUs
Posted in thread: NorcalBrewing Solutions Giveaway! on 10-09-2013 at 06:23 PM
Posted in thread: planning a homestead, suggestions? on 09-13-2013 at 07:11 PM
Some do, some don't. I may have one or two poking around somewhere, but a lot of people don't
like the magazine I referenced due to overt gun culture and other libertarian leanings so I
thought a warn...
Posted in thread: planning a homestead, suggestions? on 09-11-2013 at 01:57 PM
Get some good books and good support. Check out backwoodshome.com, they also have a magazine.
Warning: They are pretty Libertarian and have a lot of gun stuff, but the other stuff is worth