Last Activity:05-22-2015 8:32 PM
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Posted in thread: Pacific northwest premium two row malt by great Western malting on 05-21-2015 at 05:50 PM
I've been very happy with the Great Western malts I've used.
Posted in thread: Advice for contest beers? on 05-21-2015 at 05:42 PM
Not necessarily gung-ho, but I've had 3 beers that took 1st in category , but weren't selected
for final round judging. Of course I've read the judges comments and I'm working on
Posted in thread: Advice for contest beers? on 05-20-2015 at 03:18 PM
Thank you for your reply and comments, brewmeister! After I posted, I realized that what I was
asking was a wide open question. I do realize that the judging can be very subjective. What I'm
Posted in thread: Advice for contest beers? on 05-19-2015 at 06:02 PM
I'm ready to start brewing beers for entry into the National Organic Brewing Challenge, and I'm
looking for some advice. I've had several beers place from 1st to 3rd in their style
categories, but jus...
Posted in thread: Best time of year to order grain? on 05-14-2015 at 04:56 PM
That's an excellent question! I have wondered about that myself. Do maltsters malt grain year
round, puling raw grain from storage?
Posted in thread: 10 Gallon Kettle Giveaway on 05-07-2015 at 04:18 PM
Yep, I'm in.
Posted in thread: National Homebrew Day Giveaway! on 05-01-2015 at 05:01 PM
HBT is the greatest! I'm thankful for the forum of home brewers of all levels. My home brewing
skills have grown up" with HBT. It is like an open school of brewing info. My offers to teach
Posted in thread: Best source(s) for Tri-Clamp fittings on 04-27-2015 at 04:25 PM
Everything helps, thanks. I have no problem soldering or brazing, but have no experience with
stainless steel. I guess I'll just have to practice on SS before I start soldering fittings on
Posted in thread: Best source(s) for Tri-Clamp fittings on 04-26-2015 at 02:57 PM
My experience is with silver brazing. It is a good fairly good gap filler, and also has a
higher melting point than silver bearing solder. I don't have access now to oxy acetylene, so
I'll probably ha...
Posted in thread: Best source(s) for Tri-Clamp fittings on 04-25-2015 at 06:26 PM
It all sounds good. Thanks for all the sources, input and suggestions. I'll consider all.