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Posted in thread: Dogs on 08-04-2015 at 05:22 PM
My Doberman, Heidi, has thunder phobia. We adopted her from the Humane Society so we have no
info on her history. Funny thing though, if I take her for a walk inside the local Home Depot
(I take her t...
Posted in thread: Dogs on 07-29-2015 at 03:30 PM
about one of these? I used a similar product on a puppy a few years ago. He would still have
to lay next to me, but I wouldn't have to lay on him.thundershirts work well for many dogs.If
you wake up...
Posted in thread: Gravity feed enough for an immersion chiller? on 07-12-2015 at 12:04 PM
The normal answer to the cooling problem is probably to get a second chiller and pre-chill the
cooling water, and I've got some choices in mind for the task. But I was thinking about getting
one of th...
Posted in thread: Would this work for a kegerator? on 07-12-2015 at 11:59 AM
I found this kegerator on a Craigslist-eque app, and it's cheap enough cost-wise that I could
risk buying it and if I screw up my first kegerator build, losing the fridge isn't a huge
problem. The mea...
Posted in thread: Dogs on 07-06-2015 at 05:48 PM
I had to dope up Blue, my second Aussie dog, because of the fireworks on Saturday night.Then he
Posted in thread: Cleaning Carboy on 07-01-2015 at 05:27 PM
One measure on oxy-clean, one carboy full of warm water, one day. Drain, rinse, sanitize.MC
Posted in thread: 100% Kölsch Malt on 07-01-2015 at 02:52 PM
Kolsch is MUCH maltier than the Kolsch style requires. I've used a couple times and couldn't
get the ratio right. I'd forego Kolsch malt and use pilsner and a touch of wheat.I ended up
using the remai...
Posted in thread: How do you step mash? on 06-22-2015 at 02:32 AM
It's not rocket science, but either way, it's adding more water. You add more water and then
your volumes can get off. Your volume gets off, your ABV gets off. If you try to correct your
volume with e...
Posted in thread: How do you step mash? on 06-19-2015 at 01:20 PM
It's really easy to overshoot or undershoot your mash temp. If you undershoot, you can always
pull a decoction to raise the temp further without adding more water. If you overshoot, you're
kind of scr...
Posted in thread: Dogs on 06-02-2015 at 02:17 PM
He is full Aussie. The only one from his litter with the all silver grey coloring.I can't say
I've ever seen an all-grey like that."Somebody turned off the white!" :)MC