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  • Posted in thread: Anyone build an overhead bridge crane in their brew area? on 09-28-2015 at 01:55 AM
    I've used engine hoists. An overhead crane will be more work to create and install. But will be
    a thousand times easier to use than an engine hoist. I guess despite the fact I post in the DIY
    people d...

  • Posted in thread: Molar concentration of Iodine on 09-22-2015 at 05:24 AM
    I don't know what the molar concentration is, but this is what the back of my bottle says. Two
    percent by weight, I assume. I'm too lazy to figure out the molar concentration. I hope this

  • Posted in thread: Caribou slobber stalled? on 09-22-2015 at 12:12 AM
    Charlie,Are you using a refractometer to check the specific gravity of your beer? If so, the
    gravity will read high as a result of the alcohol. Try using a hydrometer after fermentation.
    If you're alr...

  • Posted in thread: Old Perlick 425S vs 425SS on 09-17-2015 at 05:39 PM
    RM,Sorry - I was wrong. The chart I was thinking of can be found on the product spec sheet for
    their faucets and the one I was looking at only covers the 6XX faucets.You might try giving
    them a call?G...

  • Posted in thread: Old Perlick 425S vs 425SS on 09-17-2015 at 05:24 PM
    ReverseMonk,I think I saw a table on the Perlick website that outlined the availability of
    replacement parts for their different faucets. You might be able to tell from such a chart.I'll
    dig around to...

  • Posted in thread: Chronical Fermenter by SS Brewing Technologies on 09-17-2015 at 05:00 PM
    Has anyone thrown casters onto their 7 gal Chronical? They little black feet that came with are
    completely shredded.Nicolas,Yes, I added wheels (and leg extensions) to my 7 gallon Chronical.
    I reworke...

  • Posted in thread: Is my beer line too long? on 09-07-2015 at 05:08 AM
    Microphobik,Are you running your flow control faucets wide open? If so, you might try
    shortening you lines slightly until you start having to crank up your faucet control to
    compensate. I'll be facing...

  • Posted in thread: Canning Jar Trub/Yeast Harvester for Conical on 07-12-2015 at 06:17 PM
    Awesome Thread! did you find any 2.5" to 1.5" trip clover cap reducers? or have you come up
    with a work around?Any new genius ideas to this setup?No new ideas from me. I got what I was
    looking for wit...

  • Posted in thread: Bottles vs Growler on 05-31-2015 at 10:46 PM
    I've been carbonating beer in growlers for years. Don't know why so many people say its unsafe.
    Growlers are designed to hold carbonated beer. Whether its carbonated already (eg. filled at a
    brewery) ...

  • Posted in thread: Pliny the Elder Clone on 05-31-2015 at 08:15 PM
    Thanks for everyone who has contributed to this forum. It takes a while to digest all the
    information. I'm planning to try a clone at this and tried to suck in all the information I
    could about this r...


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