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Posted in thread: Homebrew Supply Websites on 03-26-2013 at 05:09 PM
Thanks Bill! I greatly appreciate your support!Chris
Posted in thread: Underpitched yeast on 02-10-2013 at 12:01 AM
I think that's a reasonable course of action...after giving the beer 2 to 3 weeks in the
primary. You can ferment the secondary warmer than the primary (the beer's character is pretty
well set after t...
Posted in thread: Bucket v.s. Carboy on 02-08-2013 at 11:06 PM
I also carry that bucket that's sort of clear...from Brewcraft. Would be happy to ship them all
to you guys...check out the 10% off ad on this forum!
Posted in thread: Third attempt and still no good! on 02-08-2013 at 10:15 PM
I'm a fan of OneStep though instead of StarSan. Mix 1 Tbsp with 1 gallon of water. As long as
the liquid contacts, it'll sanitize in 30 seconds (although they recommend 2 minutes). I
usually keep a sp...
Posted in thread: Fermentation on 02-08-2013 at 03:26 AM
If I don't rack to secondary will I lose any volume. Also, my home brew store owner said when I
rack to secondary, fill to five gallons with water. Any thoughts on this?Absolutely not! This
is not goo...
Posted in thread: Bucket v.s. Carboy on 02-07-2013 at 09:12 PM
In regards to buckets, just picked up a new one today after losing a previous one during
moving... and it was $16 with a lid. Come on LHBS, what a rip off... probably should have paid
27 for the BB in...
Posted in thread: Bucket v.s. Carboy on 02-07-2013 at 09:08 PM
So...if that's the case, Captncully would argue (correctly...) that your bucket is now likely
harboring bacteria, as well as odor. That odor indicates that chemical compounds have attached
Posted in thread: Bucket v.s. Carboy on 02-07-2013 at 08:36 PM
Posted in thread: Birthday present ideas? on 02-07-2013 at 06:29 PM
There are a few nice items on sale at our LHBS. Perhaps a huge flask for yeast starters, a stir
plate, or a HopRocket...check us out!And have a great birthday!
Posted in thread: Underpitched yeast on 02-07-2013 at 03:18 AM
I agree with gcdowd...often times the water and wort don't mix well when doing partial boils
like this. Now that we know you're true gravity is more likely around 1.051, you may well be
ok. So sit tig...