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  • Posted in thread: Electrical question on 08-18-2016 at 04:55 PM
    This is my 9th 110V brewery build. All have been built to use standard 110V outlet. ALL boil 6
    gallons just fine. The OP was a simple electrical question...Not a debate on the voltage or

  • Posted in thread: Electrical question on 08-14-2016 at 03:17 PM
    I am building another brewery. This will be a 5 gallon single vessel system. I plan to use one
    1000 watt element to control Mash temps and then use both 1000 watt elements to boil.

  • Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies- Simply Stout Extract kit on 08-14-2016 at 01:29 PM
    I think that you should brew the Stout as per the kits instructions. This will give you a good
    baseline. You will have a better idea of what additions if any that the kit will tolerate.
    Remember that ...

  • Posted in thread: Electrical question on 08-14-2016 at 12:55 PM
    will two 1000 watt heating elements work the same as one 2000 watt element?

  • Posted in thread: Inexpensive false bottom? on 07-30-2016 at 07:47 AM
    get a 12 inch stainless steel collander from

  • Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-29-2016 at 05:36 PM
    I'm in!

  • Posted in thread: Midwest's Simply Beer IPA on 07-13-2016 at 03:03 AM
    my thought was that Centennial usually has a little higher alpha acid than the Cascade would…
    so using the Centennial at 15 would raise the IBU's in addition to the flavor profile. Cascade
    is a great ...

  • Posted in thread: Fermenter Ideas on 07-07-2016 at 07:48 AM
    Life Latch buckets have a convenient screw on lid with gasket. They are Food Grade and come
    in 2.5, 3.5, 5, and 6.5 gallon sizes. I use the 6.5 gallon version and love it. I just drilled
    a 1/2 hole ...

  • Posted in thread: First Time Recipes - What Was everyone's first time? on 07-03-2016 at 07:48 AM
    40 years ago my Grandfather ask me to help brew his Pilsner. We ground the grains with a meat
    grinder. Mashed in a huge Crock. He did what I think was a protein rest by using hot water from
    the tap an...

  • Posted in thread: New Zealand hop help on 07-03-2016 at 07:32 AM
    You should Google "Kiwi Express" A very simple recipe. I really enjoyed that beer. it uses
    Nelson Sauvin, Moteuka and Azaka. (If I remember correctly) You could do a little different
    version of that.