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  • Posted in thread: 240 Electrical Question on 04-10-2009 at 09:22 PM
    If you open up an electrical panel, you will notice that the neutral bar and the ground bar are
    either the same, or tied together.Most 240 devices have no need for a neutral. The ground is
    just for sa...

  • Posted in thread: Can I use these bottles? on 03-27-2009 at 08:52 PM
    Would the plastic champagne corks and wire cages work? Those can just be inserted with your
    hand, and don't cost much.Steve

  • Posted in thread: Cider from fresh apples equipment on 03-20-2009 at 03:15 AM
    As far as the comment about using a garbage disposal. It is possible to use one however in my
    research I found many problems with the idea. First of all, a garbage disposal is not designed
    to operate ...

  • Posted in thread: Cider from fresh apples equipment on 03-20-2009 at 02:53 AM
    Last year I build an apple grinder and press. The apple grinder I built was inspired by this
    one Building an Apple GrinderThe press I made was something along the lines of the one that

  • Posted in thread: Shed to Eco-Friendly Brewhaus Conversion on 03-11-2009 at 02:06 AM
    By looking at your pictures I think you walls are made from 2x3s or 2x6s ripped in half. These
    should be more than strong enough for your project. The only down side is you don't have as
    much room for...

  • Posted in thread: Cider... the Lazy Way... on 03-04-2009 at 03:43 AM
    I would guess that is has fermented, and it is probably quite good. I had a half gallon of
    fresh squeezed cider that got forgotten in the fridge. When I found it, the cider was nicely
    carbonated and h...

  • Posted in thread: how to know when wine is clear? on 03-03-2009 at 04:17 AM
    It is not going to ferment very fast in the fridge :). Seriously, there is no reason to
    refrigerate it until it is ready to drink, it will just slow the entire clearing and aging
    process down.

  • Posted in thread: Wine Turned Brown During Racking? on 02-11-2009 at 02:57 AM
    I think it might be a reaction to the campden tablets. I had a similar problem once when I was
    making rhubarb wine. I was juicing the rhubarb and adding it to a bucket in which I had already
    crushed t...

  • Posted in thread: Kegging Moscato? on 01-20-2009 at 05:36 AM
    You could look at Alexander's Concentrates : NORTHERN BREWER: Wine IngredientsSeems like they
    are reasonably priced, however I have never tried them.Steve

  • Posted in thread: Orchard Breezin kit/Beer bottles OK? on 01-20-2009 at 05:25 AM
    Neither, they are crown cappers. You can put crown caps on champagne bottles. As others have
    said; if you have beer bottles handy, use them.