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Posted in thread: Mold in my StarSan Container on 08-16-2014 at 07:05 PM
The sanitizer isn't touching where the mold is. I get the same thing. Sanitizer tests just fine
for pH. I've got the screw top bucket lids (gamma?) and the crevices of the lid get black mold
in them. ...
Posted in thread: Preventing Algae growth in water tanks on 07-11-2014 at 06:00 PM
In an effort to keep water usage to a minimum, I'm getting 2 55 gal barrels. I'll fill one with
water, the other empty. When it's time to chill the batch, I'll pump from one barrel, through
the plate ...
Posted in thread: Double Airlock on 07-01-2014 at 01:48 PM
Also, I found the gaskets at Midwest. They're called o-rings :drunk:.
Posted in thread: Double Airlock on 07-01-2014 at 02:44 AM
I'm using a conical, so if the pipe was not to the bottom in the first jar, when I dump the
trub it would suck all or most of the water back to the first jar and be stuck there. With the
pipe to the b...
Posted in thread: Searching for galvanized finish beer taps on 06-30-2014 at 08:32 PM
With the number of times that the end of the tap dips into my beer as I'm pouring, I wouldn't
want paint or even really scuffs (hard to clean all the scratches) in my beer.
Posted in thread: Searching for galvanized finish beer taps on 06-30-2014 at 06:33 PM
You don't want galvanized taps. There's a reason no one makes them.
Posted in thread: Double Airlock on 06-30-2014 at 06:25 PM
I used this gasket that I got when I worked at MW. Now they probably only sell them in the
kit...I did find this though
Posted in thread: Double Airlock on 06-30-2014 at 05:55 PM
All I did was drill holes in the lids of the canning jars (half gallon). The PVC is currently
just pushed together, no glue. Bulkhead gaskets I got from Midwest Supplies to seal the PVC
against the li...
Posted in thread: Double Airlock on 06-30-2014 at 05:37 PM
I've got a 27 gallon conical in a refrigerated box I built for it. When I go to crash cool it,
it sucks up whatever liquid was in the airlock. I built this to combat that. comes down the
hose, into t...
Posted in thread: march pump question on 04-29-2014 at 04:11 PM
Yes. Mine starts squealing when it runs dry.