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Posted in thread: pitch more yeast or just be patient? on 05-13-2013 at 11:22 PM
I'm brewing a golden wheat strawberry ale. OG: 1.052fermentation took off well. Left in Primary
for 2 weeks. Took gravity reading: 1.018. I decided the ABV was too low. I added 1 pound of DME
Posted in thread: fermentation leaks? on 02-07-2013 at 02:50 AM
Yeah, insulated on all sides with that 1.5" foam lined with that aluminum foil material.Floor,
ceiling, and all sides are insulated.I wish I didn't use that expanding foam and went the
Posted in thread: fermentation leaks? on 02-07-2013 at 02:38 AM
I made this 2'x3.75' fermentation chamber with a small fridge and small heater. Fridge is
attached with silicone (I'm positive there are no leaks there. I siliconed it up really good).
The heater is i...
Posted in thread: Check ferm chamber for leaks? on 12-03-2012 at 03:21 AM
Dry ice in some water?Good idea. I'm gonna try that.
Posted in thread: Check ferm chamber for leaks? on 12-02-2012 at 04:41 PM
So I'm pretty much done with building my ferm chamber, but I have no idea how to check for
leaks. I'm thinking about putting some newspapers in a can, let it smolder. And look for smoke
from the outsi...
Posted in thread: Mother in laws!? on 10-21-2012 at 04:02 AM
MIL is gone this week. I get my life and family back for 6 maybe 8 more days.
Posted in thread: Mother in laws!? on 10-18-2012 at 04:12 PM
hug your wife and tell her you love her, even when you feel like you're going to scream. She's
got more emotional involvement in this then even you do, and I'm sure she's feeling guilty and
torn over ...
Posted in thread: Mother in laws!? on 10-18-2012 at 03:40 PM
A put-on? A sham thread? I wish. Me spineless? I like to think of myself as a nice guy. I think
spineless is too strong of a word to describe my position.I've been tolerant of my MIL, her
Posted in thread: Mother in laws!? on 10-18-2012 at 10:20 AM
Pretty normal tactic of trying to help someone "fix" their problems so that you don't have to
focus on your own.It's bizarre to me: the MILs room is absolute chaos. The MILs place 3 hours
away is chao...
Posted in thread: Mother in laws!? on 10-18-2012 at 03:27 AM
I've dealt with my issues. My wife has dealt with hers. We both continue to work on ours and
each others issues. Lord knows we all have 'em.But my MIL and stepFIL: Geezalou! I tell you
they operate fr...