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Posted in thread: StarSan Bottle Measuring Thing on 10-25-2016 at 12:05 AM
The only thing I DON'T like about the StarSan bottle is that once you get about half empty,
from there on out you gotta squeeze the HOLY-HELL out of it to fill the chamber.I never had
that problem. I ...
Posted in thread: Interesting German Brewing PDF on 10-24-2016 at 07:37 PM
So, here's a crazy idea for those that are thinking that CO2 purity may be causing their kegged
beers to stale. What if you loaded a canister with oxygen scavenging packets (the food safe
kind used fo...
Posted in thread: Oxidation Help - Process & Bottling Wand on 09-30-2016 at 08:41 PM
inkman15,You might try bottling from a keg with a bottling gun. Go ahead and keg and force carb
your IPAs. Then use a bottling gun to fill bottles. The bottling gun lets you flush the bottles
Posted in thread: Buying a brew kettle for AG on 09-23-2016 at 02:15 PM
How are the handles on the concord? They look like they could pop off, and I read on ebay that
they leak near the bottom. Maybe it's just my crappy vision.Looks pretty solid to me - this is
my 15 gall...
Posted in thread: Mash pH on 09-16-2016 at 03:26 AM
Well, given the pH ranges that he mentions in his talk, I'd say those are at mash temps. But
since he didn't say mash temps, I can't be certain. Brew the same beer at two different pH and
let us know ...
Posted in thread: Brew pot on 09-12-2016 at 02:20 AM
ToddStark,Check out the tri-clad Concord kettles. I'd guess that the heavier bottom would stay
more flat than thin metal would on a glass stove top. Plus you're likely to end up with less
Posted in thread: Does wort return method matter much? on 09-11-2016 at 04:13 AM
TexasWine,I've been looking forward to an unbiased review of the LODO process - thanks for
that. I pretty much gave up on the germanbrewing thread. I really disliked the folks saying
that if you didn'...
Posted in thread: RO water ppm rising on 09-10-2016 at 02:40 PM
Can you fill a different container with the same water - perhaps a glass jar? Let it sit in the
jar for the same amount of time and see what your meter reads in the end. Maybe do two jars -
Posted in thread: Matching mineral levels in finished beer? on 08-30-2016 at 03:07 AM
Anybody? Does grain contribute any sulfate or do I get sulfate only from water or salt
additions? What about chloride? Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Posted in thread: Selling All Grain System - local preferred on 08-26-2016 at 01:04 AM
Mike,The Blichmann Burner showed up today - box was pretty banged up, but your wrapping held up
well. And thanks for the free rolls of paper towel. They served their purpose!I assembled it
and fired i...