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Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 04-16-2015 at 11:46 PM
That is BEAUTIFUL!! How does the handle come off?The inner valve can be used to take the handle
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 04-08-2015 at 11:56 AM
Hey Wawster, thanks for the update. My seals are arriving today so I should be trying them out
this weekend.As far as priming, you might want to rethink using a bottling bucket as that would
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 04-02-2015 at 06:15 PM
I'm not crazy about having to pay $10 for the gaskets either but I'm hoping they solve the
problem.A few pics of my setup:The tilt stand I made, allows me to tip the fermenter enough to
direct fill it...
Posted in thread: I finally did it.... on 12-03-2014 at 11:44 PM
Sounds like you finally had some fresh LME! Seriously, unless you can guarantee LME is fresh
then you're better off using DME or moving to all grain. I had a very similar experience before
moving to A...
Posted in thread: Great Fermentations $100 Gift Certificate giveaway! on 12-03-2014 at 11:27 PM
Hook me up!
Posted in thread: Inner panel for controller enclosure - buying a metal sheet separately? on 01-28-2014 at 01:04 AM
I had the same problem. I used a 1/4" piece of plywood and faced that with a piece of
galvanized sheet metal typically used for ductwork. Just cut the metal about 1/2" larger in
both directions and 'k...
Posted in thread: New Basement Build on 12-19-2013 at 01:03 AM
Looking real good!Tell me about the housing for your elements. Where did you get those?
Posted in thread: What a deal!! Check Out Our New DIY Malt Mill on 01-18-2013 at 01:09 AM
This guy made a great hopper for a different mill but it looks like it would be easy to adapt
for the DIY mill. I just got my mill from Austin today so tomorrow I'll be building the hopper
from that d...
Posted in thread: White juice makes red wine? on 01-22-2012 at 03:24 PM
Thanks for the really quick reply!This was juice without the skins that I was working with.The
color is pretty dark red but not as dark as my Merlot.I'm going to rack it and give it a
taste.Should I b...
Posted in thread: White juice makes red wine? on 01-22-2012 at 02:59 PM
Last fall I purchased several buckets of wine juice, one red and two whites.The two whites were
supposed to be pinot grigio and sauvignon blanc.During the initial bucket fermentation I
noticed that on...