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Posted in thread: Show us your DIY stir plate! on 12-08-2013 at 08:17 PM
those rc car controls are most times a PWM control circuit. That would work no problem.
Posted in thread: mash tun design on 11-28-2013 at 01:06 AM
I have a bottling spigot that fits a 1/2" copper threaded male connector. A 90 degree street
elbow to a T allows the pickup to be at the bottom of the bucket. From the T, I have a SS braid
that makes ...
Posted in thread: mash tun manifold on 11-28-2013 at 01:04 AM
That's a pretty rudimentary way, but effective I guess.Per wikipedia:PEX- or XLPE-insulated
cables have a rated maximum conductor temperature of 90 °C and an emergency rating up to 140
°C, depending o...
Posted in thread: Tried to save a cooked mash - or did I waste more grain? on 11-28-2013 at 12:28 AM
From the sign of bubbling after pitching, I'd say you got some conversion. What was your
hydrometer reading before you pitched? If anything, you may have gotten a decent OG and can
make a pseudo barle...
Posted in thread: 1980's polar water distiller on 11-19-2013 at 01:37 PM
Well, you could use distilled water, but you'd need to add salts to every batch
Posted in thread: I can't make a clear beer to save my life on 11-19-2013 at 12:34 AM
I mash/ferment in a plastic bucket, boil in a 20q stovetop stockpot, and everything is homemade
(no false bottom professional jobber, RIMS, whatever...). I add 1 tsp. of Irish moss at 15 min.
Posted in thread: Garbage Pail (Pale) Ales on 11-18-2013 at 06:28 PM
How many AAU's could you really expect from reusing the dry hops?
Posted in thread: You Tell Me on 11-18-2013 at 04:24 PM
So, I'm looking to just use up some ingredients I have laying around. I wasn't sure what
'style' to shoot for, so I just kinda put it all together. What do you think?160989160990
Posted in thread: The Cult of the IPA on 11-12-2013 at 02:20 AM
Hello everyone, long time drinker, first time brewer here. ;)As a beginning brewer, I've put
quite a bit of time into learning the intricacies of beer. Admittedly, in my more youthful
days, I was rath...