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  • Todd Franklin
  • Current (2013) setup is a 3-keggle HERMS single-tier, 2-pump, gas-fired. My stand is a trailer-mounted pig cooker. I call it my "Brew-B-Q". I started brewing in college in the late 90's and switched to AG in 2011 with the HERMS setup. I'm adding automation starting with the HE bypass valve using a PID, RTD and proportional control solenoid valve.
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  • Posted in thread: The Great Hydra Giveaway! on 05-14-2014 at 03:27 PM

  • Posted in thread: Wort Monster Giveaway on 04-20-2014 at 11:14 PM

  • Posted in thread: Show us your sculpture or brew rig on 03-13-2014 at 05:31 AM
    The winch........Whatcha' lifting with it?Maybe to do a BIAB when in a hurry?

  • Posted in thread: Sanke Keg Washer build on 03-09-2014 at 04:18 PM
    What I'm thinking about is a three or four vessel system that is fully automated with pneumatic
    valves (I need air pressure on board anyways!) and do a water rinse, purge, clean, purge, hot
    water rins...

  • Posted in thread: Sanke Keg Washer build on 03-08-2014 at 12:55 AM
    Not very many : ( It goes like this: two on at a time, 20 min PBW wash cycle, 20 min hot water
    rinse. I use compressed air to purge the kegs before I wash, after the wash and after the
    rinse. Repeat t...

  • Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 03-01-2014 at 02:11 AM

  • Posted in thread: 2bbl Blichmann Conical Temperature control help wanted on 01-30-2014 at 08:47 PM
    They finally added it to their site. Thanks!

  • Posted in thread: To drink while brewing or not to drink.. That is the question on 01-29-2014 at 08:19 PM
    YES! If I'm trying to do a quick brew then I hold off as long as possible, usually till the
    boil starts (I'm all-grain). It always takes longer to brew while drinking and brew duration is

  • Posted in thread: 2bbl Blichmann Conical Temperature control help wanted on 01-09-2014 at 03:03 AM
    Ok I need some ideas for my next project. Below you will see the new extension for the
    Blichmann 42 gallon conical which makes it into a 96 gallon Conical. Where did you get this?! I
    need one!

  • Posted in thread: DFH 120 minute clone on 01-07-2014 at 07:03 PM
    I don't like the idea of you having to dilute the entire bacth then freeze distilling after all
    the work you've already done so far. I would save that as the last resort. I was only
    suggesting dilutin...