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Posted in thread: Speidel airlock on 11-29-2015 at 02:37 AM
When active fermentation is occurring there will be a positive pressure buildup of the CO2 in
your fermenter. This will keep the wild yeasties and other infection causing materials out of
Posted in thread: DIY - Tap Ferrule on 02-03-2013 at 07:19 PM
Looks good. But Lowes and quite a few LHBS have them for sale for around $4.00
Posted in thread: Possible to drill and tap a stainless pot? on 12-29-2012 at 04:35 PM
Drilling through stainless will create a lot of friction and heat. These can be minimized by
using a oil based lubricant. In a perfect world you would use an industrial cutting oil with
Posted in thread: CO2 Filling in Raleigh, NC on 12-09-2012 at 09:47 PM
what sort of negative experiences have you had at American Brewmaster?Their customer service
and knowledge has gone down since the former general manager left to start a brewery and a
homebrew store. ...
Posted in thread: CPVC manifold on 11-23-2012 at 12:38 AM
Turning the holes or slots to the bottom of the cooler will help with the stuck sparging.
Posted in thread: My Wood Brew-traption (brew stand) on 11-18-2012 at 01:24 PM
This stand is very similar to mine. Instead of using the cement board under the burner, I used
mine as a shield between the first and second levels. It is simply screwed into the 2x4
Posted in thread: Boiling Temperature of Wort 212F or Full Flame? on 07-18-2012 at 10:51 PM
Once you reach a rolling boil, cranking the gas wide open will not serve any purpose other than
wasting gas. The temperature at which water boils is dependent upon atmospheric pressure. If
Posted in thread: Home brewing in Mississippi on 07-15-2012 at 10:58 PM
Thanks for the information. I truly appreciate it. Lawnboy, I am not on twitter. However, if I
do make the move to Jackson, I will PM you for the info.Thanks.
Posted in thread: Warning signs of homebrew addiction on 07-15-2012 at 10:25 PM
Your brewing gear is newer and worth more than your car.
Posted in thread: Home brewing in Mississippi on 07-15-2012 at 10:18 PM
Brother Grim,Is there any movement to legalize home brewing within the state?