VIEW MY

OldManVA

Gift Premium Subscription To OldManVA

Join Date:

03-10-2011

Last Activity:

10-22-2012 6:51 AM

    ABOUT ME

  • Single
  • MECHANICSVILLE
  • VA

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: My 1st AG Batch on 10-09-2012 at 01:37 AM
    So I just bottled my first all-grain batch and I'm also reading John Palmer's "How to Brew"
    (great read so far).My attempt was/is a Dogfish Head 90 Minute clone (one of my fav. brews) via
    BeerSmith2. ...

  • Posted in thread: Rookie Mistake - Mash Fail! on 09-23-2012 at 06:18 PM
    So today was my first AG batch. Been doing extracts in one form or the other for a couple years
    now. Anyway, didn't get my mash temp high enough I think. Volumes seemed good by my OG was down
    around 1...

  • Posted in thread: Counter-Flow Wort Chiller - Lube Not Needed (sorta) on 04-01-2011 at 02:05 AM
    Absolutely BC! Cheers!

  • Posted in thread: Help me design a wort chiller with 50' 3/8" on 04-01-2011 at 01:31 AM
    Yea wasn't too bad cleaning so far BUT...if you let too much sludge get in while siphoning it
    will most definitely clog on you. Good luck w/ the project. It will work good I'm sure. A lot
    better than ...

  • Posted in thread: Help me design a wort chiller with 50' 3/8" on 04-01-2011 at 12:36 AM
    Hey beertastic,Well I'm new to brewing myself but after seeing a couple videos using drop-in
    style chillers and counter-flow chillers, I decided to go for it and make a counter-flow. It
    took my 200 de...

  • Posted in thread: Counter-Flow Wort Chiller - Lube Not Needed (sorta) on 04-01-2011 at 12:31 AM
    So before I made mine I read a bunch of a posts about how to get the copper tubing through the
    hose.You might think that pushing a 3/8" OD tube inside of a 5/8" ID hose would be easy but as
    everyone s...

  • Posted in thread: Newbe from Mechanicsville (Richmond) VA on 04-01-2011 at 12:20 AM
    What's up Lorton VA! Woodbridge!!! Yea...so I've tried a number of bottles from my first brew
    and have found some differences between them. A buddy suggested to me that next time I bottle
    that I shoul...

  • Posted in thread: Newbe from Mechanicsville (Richmond) VA on 03-31-2011 at 09:55 AM
    Thanks Monkey! Seems like a cool place to hang out while sippin' on a home-made beer!

  • Posted in thread: Newbe from Mechanicsville (Richmond) VA on 03-30-2011 at 09:45 PM
    Yea! I like beer. I like making beer (so far). Gonna go drink my new beer now. Take a look @ my
    blog (on this site) if you're interested in how I made this huge beast I call...well...haven't
    named it ...

  • Posted in thread: Very strong alcohol taste to beer on 03-11-2011 at 03:09 AM
    Just followed the instructions to a tee. That is...w/ the exception of jacking up my kit w/ a
    boat load of additional fermentables.OG at about 1.0725. After 4 days the bubbling slowed to
    about every 1...

0 COMMENTS
POST A COMMENT