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Posted in thread: Take a look at my set up on 01-27-2017 at 02:35 PM
A couple of Things. You need some spill protection for the Pumps. I would also suggest a Trub
Filter from Brewer's Hardware before the Plate Chiller.
Posted in thread: Whirfloc vs Irish Moss on 01-02-2017 at 03:40 PM
Is there any way to cut a Whirlfloc tablet in half -- for someone who only does 2.5 gal batches
and doesnt need the whole tab?Pill Cutter
Posted in thread: Take a look at my set up on 12-03-2016 at 11:54 PM
Will be lining the inner side of the wood with aluminum. I can show a design for it. Don't have
the tools or experience to weld and wood will be cheaper. Also, have been doing research on
more fire re...
Posted in thread: Take a look at my set up on 12-02-2016 at 01:45 AM
Better have a fireextinguisher if you do!
Posted in thread: Paint or powder coat for my new Brew stand? on 12-01-2016 at 02:07 AM
Stainless steel is also marred by flames. In my mind not worth the cost. My brewery is not a
museum piece but a working work of art!
Posted in thread: Paint or powder coat for my new Brew stand? on 11-30-2016 at 12:26 AM
Rust is a form of rust protection. I use the Rustoleum Black High Heat and when I have "guests"
helping me brew, I break out the can and spruce up my rig. Looks almost as good as the day I
made it (Of...
Posted in thread: Attention new all grain brewers! on 11-30-2016 at 12:13 AM
The crush was likely the issue. A new home brew shop opened about 8 miles from me vs the 35
miles to the other. I have always had my grain crushed at the LHBS. I did not think the "crush"
was good at ...
Posted in thread: Opinion on Mash Tun Build on 11-28-2016 at 01:24 AM
Good idea. We crushed our braid with the mash paddle more than once. We no longer use our old
igloo as it has seen its days.
Posted in thread: 2 Vessel Setup Help - Need Your Opinion (Electric) on 11-28-2016 at 01:12 AM
We actually use a Chillzilla as a HERMS. We have a small 9 gal electric kettle that supplies
the water bath to circulate in the other tube and cycle the Wort in the inner tube. We use a
BCS to control...
Posted in thread: help with winsdor yeast on 11-26-2016 at 09:02 PM
LITFA! The Yeast know what they are doing. Bubbles? We don't need no stinkin bubbles.