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Posted in thread: Installing a plug straight on kettle on 02-12-2017 at 10:45 PM
Take a look at "generator inlet" plugs. They are male plugs that are installed in a receptacle
box. Or a flanged inlet plug. They are available in 120V and 240V, most likely the way I'm
headed with my...
Posted in thread: Installing a plug straight on kettle on 02-12-2017 at 09:37 PM
388673This is a picture of my kettle. Not the best picture but in lower right you can see I
came off element and out of metal box with a cord and plug. My thought at the time was to make
the kettle an...
Posted in thread: Danstar BRY-97 American West Coast Yeast: A Review on 01-24-2017 at 11:50 PM
Reviving an old thread. I just made a Rye PA using this yeast for first time. It took almost 48
hours before some activity was noticeable. This thread saved me from pitching more yeast.
Posted in thread: Have you ever boiled AG batch less than 60 min? on 05-06-2013 at 04:58 PM
Just deemed a name for the brew, think I'll call it my 30-30 (Winchester) Ale! Regardless of
Posted in thread: Have you ever boiled AG batch less than 60 min? on 05-05-2013 at 10:07 AM
Yup I agree having a control batch that I can compare the 30 min boil against would be best way
to do it. The other thinking is if I do a 30 min boil and it tastes fine to me then so be it.
Posted in thread: Have you ever boiled AG batch less than 60 min? on 05-03-2013 at 02:45 PM
Well I'm glad to hear some of these responses. I'm going to stick with my plan to do 1 gallon
batches and only boil for 20-30 min tops. I have no plans to use pilsner malt and I'm not going
for hoppy ...
Posted in thread: Have you ever boiled AG batch less than 60 min? on 05-01-2013 at 04:58 PM
I know there will be people hitting this from the technical stand point but.....I'm just
curious has anyone ever boiled an all-grain batch for less than 60 minutes just to see what
happens? If so what...
Posted in thread: Gravity Issue on 04-15-2013 at 02:22 AM
Son of a gun think you figured it out for me. When I took my sample for preboil it pulled from
mash tun run off and not at end after I was finished and mixed well (guess I won't do that
Posted in thread: Gravity Issue on 04-15-2013 at 02:14 AM
I agree. My preboil was a little less than recipe stated but okay no biggie but when my OG
reading was less than preboil that threw me for a loop. No top off water all grain batch 5
gallons, managed t...
Posted in thread: Gravity Issue on 04-15-2013 at 02:03 AM
Brewed a batch of Irish Red this morning and had some gravity issues I don't understand. Recipe
was pretty simple and my beer software had a preboil gravity of 1.046... My measurement was
1.042. The p...