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  • Posted in thread: What music do you listen to while brewing? on 03-16-2010 at 03:50 PM
    ^^^Aint that the truth! That's between us and uhhh... not 'them'! ;-)

  • Posted in thread: What music do you listen to while brewing? on 03-16-2010 at 03:25 PM
    Memnoch...Since I'm not up on my abbreviations, I gotta ask...what is SWMBO??Search around on
    the boards, it's a commonly used term :)SWMBO = "She Who Must Be Obeyed" aka the better half.

  • Posted in thread: What music do you listen to while brewing? on 03-16-2010 at 02:24 PM
    Punk. Either through pandora (generally) or if I'm not too lazy to bring my laptop out to get
    the full mix. Nothing better than jamming to some great west coast vs. east coast punk mixes...

  • Posted in thread: Measuring strike/sparge water? on 03-15-2010 at 02:35 PM
    thanks for the responses. i forget what post i read it on, but is losing 1.375 gallons to grain
    a general loss amount from both strike and sparge runnings?No, it would be only a loss on the
    strike. On...

  • Posted in thread: removing stopper from primary on 03-15-2010 at 02:28 PM
    Don't push it through, or you will never get it out.Actually....My very first brew a few years
    back, for some reason I thought that the stopper needed to be under the lip of the carboy, bad
    mistake!I ...

  • Posted in thread: Newb :) on 03-15-2010 at 02:09 PM
    are you saying it takes two of these kits to make 5 gallons? What are additional fermentables?I
    think what Nurmey was trying to say is that the kit may require additional fermentables to be
    added, for...

  • Posted in thread: Hydrometer reading mystery? on 03-15-2010 at 02:01 PM
    I don't ever take a hydrometer reading unless the wort is below 90 and preferably around 70.
    While I brew, I keep a small saucepan in the freezer so that whenever I need to take a reading,
    I can just ...

  • Posted in thread: New From Bucks PA on 03-10-2010 at 09:59 PM
    Hi and Welcome from Chicago (soon to be Milwaukee)!

  • Posted in thread: Home made MLT with steel braid issues on 03-10-2010 at 09:55 PM
    Just a quick thought, did you remove the inside tubing from the steel braid?

  • Posted in thread: A guy walks into 365 bars on 03-10-2010 at 09:36 PM
    Wow, how can I sign up for that job?! :drunk:

Curiously, she said we had roughly the same build. From the waist up, I imagine. Primary 1: Indian Brown Ale Primary 2: Empty Primary 3: Ruination-type IPA (Dry hopping in Secondary) Primary 4: Empty On Deck: Brown Ale Batch #4, Summer Wheat Kegged: Don't own kegging equipment yet, check back closer to April, the SWMBO is getting me everything cept the kegerator! Bottle Conditioning: Centennial Blonde, Oberon Clone Currently Drinking: Pacific Porter, Stone IPA Clone