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Posted in thread: Prototype Previews: Hopback and Heat Stick on 11-25-2014 at 03:30 PM
Finally got my control panel finished and installed in the brewery last night. Wired up the
HotRods over the weekend. Did a water test last night and everything worked really well.
Excited to brew thi...
Posted in thread: Just ordered keg equipment...dry hop in keg or not on 11-14-2014 at 06:31 PM
I would not wait that long to flush the keg with CO2 - I'd do it immediately. Add your dry hops
(whether in a bag or just sprinkled in), seal the keg, and immediately purge with CO2. No sense
Posted in thread: Just ordered keg equipment...dry hop in keg or not on 11-14-2014 at 06:23 PM
I always dry hop in my kegs. I put the hops in a paint strainer bag, tie it off and hang it
from the keg handle with some unflavored dental floss, and then rack the beer into the keg from
Posted in thread: Who Re;uses there Yeast ?? on 11-14-2014 at 06:17 PM
I use the Brulosophy method (make starters a little bigger than you need, harvest from that for
next time). I love it.Cheers.
Posted in thread: Igloo FR464 mini-fridge on 11-14-2014 at 02:30 PM
Anyone have any tips for shaving down the sides to fit a second ball lock? I have a single keg
in there now, and some conditioning beer but eventually want to put two kegs with a dual
tower!I just use...
Posted in thread: which yeast starter calculator do you trust the most? on 11-14-2014 at 02:22 PM
I use the Kai stir plate option on YeastCalc. I have no idea if it's "right" or if the cell
counts it estimates are even remotely close to reality. I do however know that a) Using that
option gives me...
Posted in thread: New Kettle Time on 11-11-2014 at 06:36 PM
If you're even considering doing full-volume BIAB for 5 gallons of finished beer I'd go with a
15gal kettle without question. A 10 gallon kettle using that method is going to max out pretty
Posted in thread: Cheaper alternative the the Thermapen on 11-06-2014 at 01:09 PM
I agree that the price tag on the Thermapen is off-putting, but honestly it's worth it. I use
mine all the time - brewing, grilling, and in the kitchen. One way or another it gets pulled
out of the dr...
Posted in thread: Prototype Previews: Hopback and Heat Stick on 11-04-2014 at 07:59 PM
... I will start selling both the hotrods and the new all stainless heating elements by the end
of the week. I was going to allow hotrod orders a bit sooner, but it's counterproductive for
Posted in thread: Prototype Previews: Hopback and Heat Stick on 10-31-2014 at 01:45 AM
Yeah I'd like to grab a couple myself. Sounds like an amazing product Bobby. Cheers,