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Posted in thread: Paint or powder coat for my new Brew stand? on 09-16-2016 at 03:03 PM
Powder coat might not work around the burners. I added 2 layers of "heat wrap" and it's
helping, but I think it's short term. The place I had it done said they would blast it back to
bare and put cera...
Posted in thread: Methods to mark sight glass Stout Kettle on 09-10-2016 at 01:24 AM
My Wife has a Silhouette (cuts vinyl basically). "Printed" out gallon numbers with half gallon
"-". I put these on the metal part of the sight glass. Looks great.Todd
Posted in thread: BG14 - Orange flame on 06-29-2016 at 10:17 PM
So, I finally got around to troubleshooting more. Took the burner apart, and all is good there.
I removed the shutter completely and put some tape on the openings around the orifice. With
Posted in thread: BG14 - Orange flame on 06-06-2016 at 12:00 PM
It is the burner furthest away. Would orange indicate not enough oxygen though, or too much
fuel? Or just improper mixture? It's maybe 3' of total length further.Todd
Posted in thread: BG14 - Orange flame on 06-06-2016 at 12:57 AM
I've only used the stand once and it's been like this from the get go. I was hoping it was due
to the pot being too close to the flame. But, it's the same issue with no pot. Maybe I'll take
Posted in thread: BG14 - Orange flame on 06-05-2016 at 11:00 PM
My stand has 2 bg14 burners few by VR8200 valves. One burner works great. The other burner I
can't get rid of the orange flame. I've checked all the normal stuff and it's fine. I replaced
Posted in thread: Stout kettle sparge arm - gimmicky? on 03-17-2016 at 11:26 PM
Does anyone successfully use this? Seems like the flow necessary to get this to work is way to
fast for sparging. I recirc with just a silicon tube laying on top of grain bed and would
probably be bet...
Posted in thread: First run on new HERMS - questions on 03-12-2016 at 12:12 PM
March 809. One item that's a waste is the Stout sparge arm. Need to run the pump too high to
make it work. The herms process already gets a nice level of liquid over the bed. Think I'll
skip it next t...
Posted in thread: First run on new HERMS - questions on 03-12-2016 at 02:54 AM
Things were a little rocky, as expected. Learned a few things though.Not sure about the sparge
process. Should it still take a long time, like 30-45 minutes? I went through all my sparge
water in abou...
Posted in thread: Show us your sculpture or brew rig on 02-19-2016 at 03:36 AM
Is that morebeers sampling port?Todd