Last Activity:12-13-2010 2:21 AM
Posted in thread: Left Hand Milk Stout Clone on 11-30-2010 at 03:01 AM
Thanks for sharing, I brewed this up a couple weeks ago, just kegged and it tastes pretty damn
good. I upped the grain bill equal % to get the SG to 1.071, left the lactose at 1 lb., used
US-05. I als...
Posted in thread: Large Giveaway - Fermenter, Mash Paddles, Thermapen on 11-20-2010 at 08:43 PM
username: pintodave5 semi-intelligent and thoughtful posts...referrals on the way...
Posted in thread: Banjo Burner differences? on 06-12-2010 at 02:51 AM
don't know the specs on the banjo but I have one and it gets hotter than $hit. think I payed
$70 or $80 from brewmasters warehouse.I bought one burner from NB to do all of my fabrication
(and to make ...
Posted in thread: Banjo Burner differences? on 06-12-2010 at 01:54 AM
Just looking at agrisupply's BG-14, 10" cast iron high pressure burner, they rate it at 100k
BTU's, while Northern Brewer rates it at 200k... Both sure look like "banjo burners" to
me...What gives? Di...
Posted in thread: What is that blue adjustable/bendable hose for recirculation? on 06-12-2010 at 01:51 AM
I'm just going to use it for my recirc tube in the MT, easier than copper, if I have diff size
batches it will be super easy to adjust the line to the correct level. Great timing on this
thread as I a...
Posted in thread: Direct Fired RIMS on 06-11-2010 at 05:29 AM
I'm not sure I understand the problem. Is your burner that hot that it would still cause
scorching when recirculating? I have a cheap cast iron burner that doesn't put out a very large
flame.I do brew...
Posted in thread: What is that blue adjustable/bendable hose for recirculation? on 06-11-2010 at 12:00 AM
dude. I am a tool & die maker/machinist by trade... I stare at that stuff all day long. Never
thought of using it for that...
Posted in thread: Direct Fired RIMS on 06-10-2010 at 04:33 PM
I don't have any direct experience with the banjo burners, but I've observed a few in
operation. They put out a lot of heat even at the lowest setting. I like your idea of moving
the burner to a lower...
Posted in thread: Help:MLT Keg build, Direct Fire,No Recirc for now. SS braid or SS false bottom/tube? on 06-10-2010 at 02:25 AM
I'd only be speaking from what I've researched and not from practical experience, but I thought
I would mention since you are going weldless you might want to check out the classifieds,
pickles had so...
Posted in thread: Direct Fired RIMS on 06-10-2010 at 01:46 AM
Well now this thread has me reconsidering using a large KAB under the MT. I like them bc it's a
nice wide heat but I don't know how far it can be throttled back and still 'function' - 'low'
heat for t...