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Posted in thread: Dogfish Head 120 Min IPA Clone on 05-07-2011 at 03:16 PM
Ok, I am thinking of trying something to get a similar beer without all the effort. Not sure it
will work though. I am set up for 5 gal BIAB batches in an electric 44 qt pot. Batch size will
be 3.5 ga...
Posted in thread: New Electric BIAB system on 04-10-2011 at 12:02 PM
Ok, first electric brew is done. Very happy with the results but some lessons learned that
require tweeking until this system is perfect.1. Not happy with thermometer in a T from the
kettle drain. I a...
Posted in thread: New Electric BIAB system on 04-08-2011 at 12:50 AM
Here is the picture inside the kettle as well as the final control panel layout.
Posted in thread: New Electric BIAB system on 04-07-2011 at 12:56 PM
Brew52: The Element sits about two inches from the side of the pot. I think mine is a low
density vice ULD element. I just bought what was available at Home depot. I'll try to get some
pictures of the...
Posted in thread: Inexpensive 40 quart SS Pot? on 04-06-2011 at 06:27 PM
Why not find one that fits close the spray foam the difference. Or for that matter, spray foam
the outside of a pot to a couple of inches depth then fiberglass the outside. With some sanding
Posted in thread: Help with Auber 2352 PID on 04-05-2011 at 08:38 PM
Is there a way to make one of the alarms normally closed on the Auber 2352 PID. I want to be
able to set an alarm when the Strike water gets to temp but unless I go into settings for the
Process High ...
Posted in thread: New Electric BIAB system on 04-05-2011 at 04:03 PM
Thanks for the response. Sounds like the 44 qt. will do me just fine and I plan to use the 240V
/ 5500 watt element as well. My plan for the steamer basket is to take it to a local metal
Posted in thread: New Electric BIAB system on 04-04-2011 at 02:39 PM
The steamer basket rests on a lip inside the pot. You can make it out in the picture above. It
leaves about 3 inches of space under the bottom for the element, thermometer and drain. I am
looking to f...
Posted in thread: New Electric BIAB system on 04-04-2011 at 12:16 PM
Depends on the beer style you like. I think I can max out at about 12 lbs of grain, which gets
me a 1.060 beer. To go higher means a thicker mash and the resulting efficiency drop (currently
80% for 1...
Posted in thread: New Electric BIAB system on 04-03-2011 at 03:44 PM
Well everything is moving along fast. So here it is up and running. I stayed up late a couple
of nights to do the wiring once everything came in. Water went from 59 to 152 in 20 minutes. Up