Last Activity:08-28-2015 12:07 PM
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Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 08-24-2015 at 12:16 PM
After a few weeks ignoring the brewery, there was a lot to do yesterday. Kegged a small stout.
Cleaned a conical, two carboys and a corny. Refilled the sparkling water keg I keep on tap for
the boys. ...
Posted in thread: mold in my spigot... what to do? on 08-18-2015 at 12:00 PM
But back to the OP's issue, I also think you should take a hard look at the humidity in your
fermentation area. My basement brew cave is dominated by an airplane engine sized dehumidifier
Posted in thread: Anyone else annoyed with newer breweries using cans? on 08-18-2015 at 11:54 AM
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale in cans is "can conditioned" - there's yeast in there, and also in their
bottles. AFAIK they don't carbonate before canning, but I suppose it's possible.That's amazing.
So are y...
Posted in thread: Anyone else annoyed with newer breweries using cans? on 08-17-2015 at 04:11 PM
Something that would hinder use of cans for homebrewers (even if there was a homebrew scale
canning setup that were affordable and you could buy cans in smaller qtys): I believe most who
bottle are st...
Posted in thread: DIY 7-Tap 3" Black Pipe Draft Tower on 08-17-2015 at 03:46 PM
Care to post dimensions so we can replicate? Awesome setup!Sure. I'll look for the folder with
those drawings and post. Warning - the drawings were all hand-drawn by me, so not professional,
Posted in thread: DIY 7-Tap 3" Black Pipe Draft Tower on 08-17-2015 at 03:44 PM
Would your machinist be willing to make the bolts for others doing similar projects? I'm in RI.
ThanksI'm sure he would but just keep in mind, he's a real pro with a full machine shop and
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 08-07-2015 at 08:54 PM
So far for 2015, I've got 5 gallons of irish stout, 5 gallons of english brown, 5.5 gallons of
blonde ale, and 5.5 gallons of passion fruit wheat.15688 + 21 = 15701+10 gallons BCS American
Posted in thread: DIY 7-Tap 3" Black Pipe Draft Tower on 08-04-2015 at 12:45 PM
I got the faucets and shanks at my LHBS, Maltose Express in Monroe, CT. Hope that helps.
Posted in thread: What is happening here? on 07-23-2015 at 10:22 AM
That's a cool friend to have. What will the cans look like? Are they just plain, or did you
manage some artwork?
Posted in thread: Could Someone Please Explain the Benefits of a Stir Plate? on 07-23-2015 at 10:14 AM
So, I'm a stir plate guy and I've gotten to the point where I get predictably good results.
I'll add two thoughts here:1. The stir plate introduces greater repeatability into the process
of building a...