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Posted in thread: 35k vs 100k burner problem? on 05-16-2013 at 12:02 AM
I bought one of these cheap from someone bailing out of brewing. I had a much taller 35K
burner.I have a new problem. I put it on my deck and fired it up under 7 gallons to see how
fast it boils. abo...
Posted in thread: Adding onto Wort Chiller on 01-21-2012 at 05:36 AM
Rather than adding to the length of the one you have, consider adding another length and a tee
to have them both flow independently.
Posted in thread: Recirc. Immersion Chiller on 01-21-2012 at 05:24 AM
oh, I dont measure temps either, when it feels cool I recirculate. I only measured it when
testing the different methods. Good call on collecting the hot water for mixing with oxy. I
didnt think of th...
Posted in thread: Recirc. Immersion Chiller on 01-21-2012 at 03:02 AM
If I run tap first it takes more than 3x the water volume to bring the temp coming out of the
IC down to temp coming out of the tap than it does to run ice water though it till it gets well
Posted in thread: Recirc. Immersion Chiller on 01-19-2012 at 08:38 PM
I fill a 48 qt cooler with 40lbs of ice at one of those bulk ice kiosk places. Just before I
shut off the heat I fill it with water from the tap. I pump that icewater through my IC and let
the water d...
Posted in thread: DIY Wort Chiller on 12-01-2011 at 10:41 PM
Mine is a 3/8 tube chiller and I run the simple clear plastic tubing on both in and out with NO
issues from the temp. Its not that hot and not for long either. Plain old garden hose is all
you need ru...
Posted in thread: DIY Filter with videos on 11-23-2011 at 02:01 PM
FWIW, MoreBeer also has these with the clear housing and 3/8 ID tubing connected. If you're
already ordering, you could toss this in.There is also one company that makes it with the ball
Posted in thread: DIY Filter with videos on 11-23-2011 at 02:52 AM
but will it do wine/mead?Dunno...I dont make either :) I cannot imagine why it wouldnt though.
Posted in thread: DIY Filter with videos on 11-23-2011 at 02:50 AM
It's a standard home water filter. Home Depot or Lowes should have one very similar if not
exactly like it.The only one either had on their websites or locally here in Austin were 3/4
inch or larger a...
Posted in thread: DIY Filter with videos on 11-22-2011 at 10:51 PM
its just a plain old water filter housing. Got the idea from another thread . Lots of sources
via ebay and the like....that other thread has a good one or two. Watch out for the port