Last Activity:04-19-2014 6:14 AM
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Posted in thread: Bottling Bucket with Starsan Smells like Sulphur on 04-19-2014 at 11:10 AM
Starsan is made up of dio-debenzene sulfonic acid, phosphoric acid and water. DDBSA is a sulfur
based acid and is supposed to smell that way. As for the lingering smell in the fermenter /
Posted in thread: Help me decide which keg to buy! on 03-29-2014 at 06:40 PM
The kegs that you have pictured are not readily available here (north Georgia). The only
experience that I have are with Cornelius kegs. Below are pictures describing what I was
talking about. The fir...
Posted in thread: Help me decide which keg to buy! on 03-29-2014 at 05:59 PM
The main difference is the posts to connect your tubing. They just connect differently. Some
pin lock kegs are shorter and more wide, while ball lock kegs tend to be slightly taller and
Posted in thread: Facebook fail the brewer in me had to correct on 03-29-2014 at 04:44 PM
It's actually yeast urine and farts. I would never drink poop.Yes the alcohol is yeast urine,
the CO2 is yeast farts but the yeast dookie is to my understanding some form of vitamin B (B12
I think) wh...
Posted in thread: Social acceptance - Bringing your children to a brewery on 03-20-2014 at 02:38 PM
The way our whole country treats children and alcohol is a problem, IMO. It's so taboo. Teach
your kids about alcohol and responsibility early and hope it sticks. Hiding it from them isn't
Posted in thread: Vasectomy on 03-20-2014 at 02:17 PM
I have to get snipped, my only issue is "providing" a test sample. I just imagine walking in
with my sample and the receptionist just looking at me with the "I know what you just did
smirk" I'm lookin...
Posted in thread: Social acceptance - Bringing your children to a brewery on 03-20-2014 at 01:57 PM
I see three distinct establishments discussed here. 1) Brewery/brewery tour, 2) Brew pub and 3)
Bar. 1) The brewery tours that I have attended have been kid friendly. The brewery's that have
Posted in thread: Dos and don'ts for kegging cider on 03-16-2014 at 09:50 PM
Also, as I think about it, why wouldn't the cold temp of the kegerator prevent further
fermentation? Could I get away without adding the potassium sorbate?Sent from my iPad using
Home BrewI have kegge...
Posted in thread: Carbonating water, and flavorings? on 01-16-2014 at 08:53 AM
What worked for me was to carbonate a 5 gallon keg of spring water. I had an un-committed
spigot on the kegorator so I figured that I would try it out. I bought 5 gallons of spring
water and dumped in...
Posted in thread: Event Hosting Advice on 01-08-2014 at 03:26 PM
If you go the route of using a members only club (Elks, VFW...) be clear that you want to bring
in your own alcohol. PLCB laws and PA liquor licenses are very strict when it comes to where