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Posted in thread: hefe fermenting question on 09-16-2014 at 12:53 PM
Id bet it was underpitched.
Posted in thread: hefe fermenting question on 09-12-2014 at 12:48 PM
With a proper pitch size and Temps hefe yeast will usually finish fermentation in around a
week. You usually need a blow off tube unless your primary fermentation vessel is much larger
than typical fo...
Posted in thread: hefe fermenting question on 09-12-2014 at 12:12 AM
Definitely wait for a few more days. Two weeks, in fact, is a typically good time-frame to wait
for primary fermentation to finish up. If you don't like waiting any extra time, you can get a
Posted in thread: Need help with motorized mill... on 08-05-2011 at 07:46 PM
The MM3-2.0 (my mill in the link above) has a 1/2" shaft with no keyway. It does have 3 flat
spots milled on the shaft that the setscrew on the lovejoy coupler holds just fine. Since its a
3 roller mi...
Posted in thread: My new mill station on 07-27-2011 at 04:32 PM
you'll also need a coupler to connect the output shaft from the gearbox to the shaft of you
milld. The one's I got are made by lovejoy. They're on page 1163 of the mcmaster carr catalog.
Posted in thread: My new mill station on 07-24-2011 at 09:43 PM
Its going to a member of my club that's just starting all-grain brewing
Posted in thread: My new mill station on 07-24-2011 at 08:49 PM
Got the motor off ebay. Its a 1/3hp 1750rpm GE motor. The gearbox is from Groschopp. Model RA40
10:1 reduction. The reducer bolts directly to the motor as they're both NEMA 56C. WHen I called
Posted in thread: My new mill station on 07-24-2011 at 01:44 AM
Got tired of using a 3/8 drill with my old Barley crusher. I now have a new Monster Mill
MM3-2.0 with a 1/3 HP motor and 10:1 right-angle speed reducer. It runs at 175rpm with 109
in-lbs of torque. I ...
Posted in thread: Help wiring a RIMS control panel on 02-10-2011 at 04:07 PM
Posted in thread: Help wiring a RIMS control panel on 02-10-2011 at 01:22 AM
I'm upgrading to a RIMS tube set up for my MLT. I'll still use propane for the HLT and BK. I
only have 120v outside where I brew. I'm planning on using a PID/SSR to control a 1500w element
in my RIMS ...