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Posted in thread: Beer kit advice. on 07-28-2013 at 11:52 PM
If you are trying to save some money I would go with a starter kit with a plastic ferm. I have
used a glass carboy and buckets. My personal preference is glass since I can see what is going
on and I d...
Posted in thread: DIY Stir Plate question/issue on 07-07-2013 at 12:33 AM
One thing to check is to make sure your magnet is centered on your fan. If your magnet is not
centered it could cause your stir bar to be thrown in the flask. A HDD magnet is plenty strong
for what yo...
Posted in thread: Is this 70 QT-cooler okay for 5 and 10 gallon mashing on 05-06-2013 at 07:34 PM
I just converted the same cooler and I do 5 gal batches. It works great. I picked my up at
WalMart for $35.
Posted in thread: Yet another question on 03-24-2013 at 02:23 PM
It sounds like you are using an extract kit with speciality grains for seeping. I would
recommend you follow the instructions with your kit. Typically you would heat your water to 155
then seep your g...
Posted in thread: Why does my beer taste like cat pee? on 03-18-2013 at 06:01 PM
If you bottled it on march 13th, that is not enough timed for the CO2 build. Typically when I
bottle I let it sit @ room temp (68 deg) for 21 to 30 days. I can't vouch for why it taste like
cat urine ...
Posted in thread: Beginning First Beer Home Brew Tonight - Tips? on 03-18-2013 at 11:30 AM
If you are getting into kegging do your research on prices. I bought some of my equipment from
BeerElements My biggest item was balancing the cost at my LHBS vs paying shipping from an
Posted in thread: Equipment cleaning on 03-16-2013 at 06:19 PM
If everything is new just rinse with warm water and sanitize when you are ready to use it.
Posted in thread: Wort Chiller Question on 03-02-2013 at 01:40 AM
With a 5 gal brew pot you really only need about 25' of copper tubing. I would cut down the
tubing to where you need it and you should be fine.
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 03-01-2013 at 12:12 PM
Giving this recipe a go tomorrow for a brew day. Can't wait to sample it.
Posted in thread: looking for people in medina county area on 03-01-2013 at 12:09 PM
I am going to brave the cold tomorrow and do a brew day in my garage. Going to brew the Cent
Blonde everyone keeps raving about in the recipe forums. Doing a BIAB AG 5 gallon batch.