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Posted in thread: Cheapest place for light DME? on 12-10-2012 at 11:50 AM
DMEmart.com$11.40 each 3lb bag, including ship, in 4 or 6-bag amounts.johnnyc's idea is better
and this is an old thread, lol.
Posted in thread: Plastic water bottle as secondary? on 11-22-2012 at 10:30 PM
Sigh. Not the old "Oxygen permeabilty" of plastics nonsense again. That old myth has been
broken down to what it really is Propaganda from the glass carboy industry, that most people
except gullible n...
Posted in thread: Plastic water bottle as secondary? on 11-22-2012 at 08:44 PM
I used to work for a very large bottled water company. Those 5 gal carboys will work fine. You
would have to leave your beer in one for many, many, MANY months before you would see any
Posted in thread: Splitting a yeast starter? on 11-21-2012 at 12:16 AM
White Lab vials contain 75-150Billion cells. So if you average that and say 100Billion
cells.Just a note: 3 months from it's manufacture date, it's at 50% viability according to
Chris White. That's a ...
Posted in thread: Splitting a yeast starter? on 11-20-2012 at 04:51 AM
Very controversial... MANY respectable people say "cold pitching" (meaning not warming the
yeast before pitching) leads to less lag time and more complete fermentations. Denny Conn is
one of them and ...
Posted in thread: Plastic water bottle as secondary? on 11-20-2012 at 04:41 AM
Lots of people say that the containers should be marked with a triangle that has a "1" in it
for long term aging. I've had luck with the ones marked "3" for 30 days aging, however most
Posted in thread: The $7 brew on 11-20-2012 at 04:25 AM
Sure, Its real simple. The key for keeping it so cheap is getting the hops and grains in bulk,
and reusing yeast.Thanks Kev! I couldn't agree more about the yeast. Every smack pack or vial I
get I spl...
Posted in thread: The $7 brew on 11-20-2012 at 03:19 AM
I make a mild ale that costs less than $15.00 for ten gallons, including heating power and
rewashed yeast.Care to share? Thanks! :)
Posted in thread: Advice for a brewer who doesn't drink on 11-20-2012 at 03:15 AM
People who resurrect week-old threads to announce that trolls shouldn't be fed should
themselves be fed to the trolls. ;)ROFL! HA-HA-HA!!! You are SO right. I just logged in y-day
and this thread is s...
Posted in thread: Advice for a brewer who doesn't drink on 11-19-2012 at 10:32 AM
Gay guy that had a fling with a 17 year old intern named Breedlove.At least it wasn't Goatsex.
That guy's anal.