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Posted in thread: Propane Burner for new AG setup on 10-09-2016 at 01:13 AM
THe KAB6 is incrementally better than the KAB4, primarily in the stand/pot rest thickness and
overall width.At that price you'd be nutty to not go with the 6...Cheers!Completely agree. Go
for the 6 at...
Posted in thread: Propane Burner for new AG setup on 09-21-2016 at 04:15 PM
I've used the KAB4 for years when making 5 gal batches and have zero issues with temp control.
If desired, it heats VERY quickly (which I love) and can maintain a nice, easy rolling boil
using very li...
Posted in thread: Re-pitch lager yeast on 09-09-2016 at 11:03 AM
I've just done a few lagers, but my process is ferment (using STC1000+ and Brulospher's fast
lager technique,) rise to D-rest for about 3 days, then crash to 34°F (fining with gelatin a/a
50°F.) I'll ...
Posted in thread: Wyeast 1318 (london ale III) ester flavors on 09-09-2016 at 11:00 AM
I'm on my 5th gen or so using this yeast to make NE IPAs. I pitch at 62 degrees and keep it at
that temp for 5 days. Then I allow it to finish at room temp for a 14 day fermentation. No
esters to spea...
Posted in thread: "Northeast" style IPA on 08-11-2016 at 11:02 AM
Sampling the 140 sulfate heavy batch. One day on gas. Gotta say, I really like this a lot. I
hesitate to say it is drastically different because I am not tasting it blind vs. another
version. But, I d...
Posted in thread: "Northeast" style IPA on 04-20-2016 at 11:39 AM
I brewed up an AG batch of this over the weekend:9 lb 2 row1 lb wheat0.5 lb flaked oats0.5 lb
flaked barley0.5 lb flaked wheat60 min: 0.25 oz Northern Brewer (10%; had this lying around)0
min: 1 oz ea...
Posted in thread: Help me choose a burner on 03-02-2016 at 02:42 AM
My modded KAB4 is still going strong and I wouldn't hesitate to buy another and pay 20 bucks to
improve its design slightly.
Posted in thread: Homebrew Supply Keg System Giveaway on 03-02-2016 at 12:13 AM
Blazing Saison for me
Posted in thread: Co2 filled in MA on 05-08-2015 at 01:35 AM
Anyone know of a place near Franklin?Airgas in North Attleboro and Maine Oxy in Milford.
Posted in thread: Co2 filled in MA on 05-04-2015 at 02:49 PM
Maine Oxy in Milford.Great guys. Only does swaps (no refills).Will also do upgrades. I gave
them 2 empty 5# tanks, including one that was out of date, and they gave me a full 20# tank.I