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    ABOUT ME

  • Sometimes I make beer.
  • IPA
  • Belgian Tripel
  • Vanilla Pumpkin Porter
  • Male
  • In a Relationship
  • Allentown
  • PA

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  • Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 08-02-2016 at 01:30 PM
    I'm in!

  • Posted in thread: How long is too long in the fermenter??? on 03-20-2016 at 12:05 AM
    I leave every batch I make in the fermenter for 30 days. (Primary only)Not one problem to
    date.I had left one in the carboy for 6 weeks due to time issues. No problem.And whoever said
    hefe is done in ...

  • Posted in thread: Too much Vanilla? on 01-16-2016 at 03:26 AM
    I made a vanilla pumpkin porter. I used 3 whole beans, broken down, scraped, and soaked in
    vodka, then placed in fermenter for the last 5-7 days. Tasted great after carbing in bottles
    for 2 weeks. The...

  • Posted in thread: Pin Lock - Air Disconnect Not Locking on 11-22-2015 at 09:58 PM
    Not exactly sure what I did, but I got it on.Kind of had to push down VERY hard, and sort of
    rocked the disconnect.All I know is that it is finally on air carbing now!

  • Posted in thread: Pin Lock - Air Disconnect Not Locking on 11-22-2015 at 09:44 PM
    There are some pin lock posts that have a very slightly longer distance between the top of the
    post and bottom of the pins such that it requires a bit of extra downward force in order to get
    the disco...

  • Posted in thread: Pin Lock - Air Disconnect Not Locking on 11-22-2015 at 09:14 PM
    I put my 3rd keg into my new keezer, and am having some trouble.I have PIN LOCK kegs, and when
    i slide the air disconnect onto the keg, it goes on ok, however i cannot get the collar to
    "lock" on. So ...

  • Posted in thread: Apple Wine/Cider w/Brewers Best Cider House on 11-22-2015 at 09:07 PM
    Nice labels!!!I added some nutrient after 3 days, and the fermentation picked up a bit.I'm
    guessing this is just a slow starting yeast. Glad its low krausen! Not too much room left in my
    fermenter, on...

  • Posted in thread: Apple Wine/Cider w/Brewers Best Cider House on 11-21-2015 at 02:52 PM
    I've never done beers, but I can affirm that cider brews nice and easy usually without any big
    blowouts, and without much fuss. How long it takes depends on sugars and yeast. A champagne
    yeast can dev...

  • Posted in thread: Apple Wine/Cider w/Brewers Best Cider House on 11-20-2015 at 09:36 PM
    Question for you experts out there, this is my first wine/cider. I have done 15-20 beers or
    so.Started with fresh apple cider and added 5 lbs of sugar. Added campden tabs, waited 24 hrs,
    then added Br...

  • Posted in thread: Help! Hydrometer broke in carboy on 10-13-2015 at 02:32 AM
    I would dump it, too afraid to ingest small pieces of glass.

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