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Posted in thread: ferm chamber temp controller ??? on 03-12-2011 at 12:24 AM
I'm facing the same issue. I have an apartment fridge that I plan to convert to a ferm chamber.
The freezer and fridge aren't really separated by much more than a metal box and plastic
"door". My ques...
Posted in thread: Founders Fest Today on 06-24-2010 at 02:55 AM
We got there at open and stayed until about 8. Loved their Zsrp of Doom (sp). Maple Bourbon
IIPAWhile we were there, we actually liked FBC All-Stars the best. Founders Employees doing
cover songs, but...
Posted in thread: First all grain brew day on 03-23-2010 at 02:33 AM
Is that a stainless steel flip flop? Do you consider it an essential item in your brewing
process? Does it create any off flavors?
Posted in thread: SS Braid build - trouble with washers on 03-22-2010 at 12:13 AM
The washers need to be 7/8" ID to fit over a 1/2" NPT nipple.I tried 7/8" ID washers and they
were loose over the 1/2" NPT nipple. I guess I can try 3/4" but it sounds like I may need to
dremel that s...
Posted in thread: SS Braid build - trouble with washers on 03-21-2010 at 07:56 PM
I'm building a SS braid based on the build posted on this site... 3/4" washers I bought do not
fit or thread over the 1/2" nipple. So I guess you could say I'm a little washed up on this.
Posted in thread: 2.5 gallon boil off rate on 02-25-2010 at 02:01 PM
I'm planning a 2.5 gallon small AG batch today and wanted to get some input on boil off rates.
Assuming I boil off 1 gallon per hour for a 5 gallon batch, using a standard turkey fryer
setup, what sho...
Posted in thread: BIAB volumes on 02-16-2010 at 01:14 AM
I seem to be stuck in a rut on water volumes! I plan to start doing all-grain BIAB brews, but
my preference is to sometimes do 2.5 or 3 gallon batches or 5 gallon batches. I need some help
Posted in thread: Trimming corny dipstick on 02-12-2010 at 12:50 PM
I'm the idiot? UM didn't have half there team out on suspension. At least they show up! Also I
do believe that Michigan has had the most wins in Collage football history.O sorry that's a
Posted in thread: Easy Partial Mash Brewing (with pics) on 02-07-2010 at 01:21 PM
Wrap it in some towels next time...I use towels and bungee cords sometimes.msujay, I would
venture to say that the thermometer was just hitting a hot spot. It can be a PITA sometimes. If
it's off and ...
Posted in thread: Easy Partial Mash Brewing (with pics) on 02-07-2010 at 01:20 AM
That's odd. Are you sure you had your ratio (grain/water) correct?Yeah, I had a 3.5 lb. grain
bill, used 1.5 gallons, so 1.71. Grain temp was 68 degrees. 155 was target strike temp. Result
was 168 deg...