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Posted in thread: Piping Questions on 11-25-2015 at 12:25 PM
It's really easy to install. Mine isn't even all the way tightened on the outside of the
keg..the washer spins slightly. It still holds a perfect seal. The hardest parts was drilling
the hole in the k...
Posted in thread: Time to bottle? on 11-24-2015 at 02:24 PM
Most of what I've read is that the reason that people used to insist on using a secondary is
because brewer's yeast used to be a lot more fragile and was prone to dying (autolysis:
basically eating it...
Posted in thread: Time to bottle? on 11-24-2015 at 02:21 PM
Thanks, everyone. So, mrgrimm101, if there is no need to secondary why would you let it sit for
another week since it hit the final gravity. Not trying to be argumentative, just trying to
Posted in thread: Piping Questions on 11-24-2015 at 12:50 PM
Yes. I just recently bought a keg and did the same thing..I ported it and added a valve. I
bought this weldless bulkhead kit from Bargainfittings.com and got a 3 piece stainless valve.
You could get j...
Posted in thread: Time to bottle? on 11-24-2015 at 12:44 PM
Airlock activity is a poor indication of when fermentation is complete. You did it right by
measuring for the FG. Did you measure it just once, or do it a couple times a couple days
apart? This is the...
Posted in thread: First Time Using My Keggle - Stained Inside Bottom on 11-23-2015 at 02:47 PM
It's the whiteish/blueish areas on the bottom. It wasn't there before I boiled with it.
However, based on all your responses, it sounds like it's nothing to worry about.Thanks
Posted in thread: First All Grain Brew - any advice? on 11-23-2015 at 01:36 PM
Either one is an option, and it depends on your pre boil wort gravity and what you want your OG
to be. If your volume is where it should be pre-boil, and your wort gravity is at your pre-boil
Posted in thread: First All Grain Brew - any advice? on 11-23-2015 at 01:16 PM
So if it happens again that I hit my pre-boil volume BEFORE all the wort is drained from the
cooler MLT, do I either:a.) Leave wort behind in the coolerorb.) Transfer it all and then do a
longer boil ...
Posted in thread: First All Grain Brew - any advice? on 11-23-2015 at 01:14 PM
That's what the first time brewing with a new set up is all about. A sight glass from
brewhardware.com will resolve most of the issues that you had (except dropping a lid into the
wort!)Haha, yea that...
Posted in thread: First Time Using My Keggle - Stained Inside Bottom on 11-23-2015 at 12:48 PM
Hello,Pardon the noobish inquiry, but I used my keggle for the first time last weekend. It was
spotless before, and now it has a sort of discolored stain on the bottom of the inside. Is this