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Posted in thread: Labeling your Kegs - keg porn anyone? on 07-31-2014 at 05:21 PM
Painter's tape and a sharpie looped through the rubber handle and stuck to itself kinda like a
little flag. I just write the style, date kegged, and alc% on it. Easy to read, takes no time
to make and...
Posted in thread: Opinion needed on flow rates for Vorlauf and Fly sparge using a pump. on 07-29-2014 at 06:57 PM
20 mins too fast, 25 mins could be just about right depending on Pre-boil volume at that
amount. My system boils off 1.5 gallons per hour and I usually have about 5.5 - 5.75 gallons in
my kettle at th...
Posted in thread: Opinion needed on flow rates for Vorlauf and Fly sparge using a pump. on 07-28-2014 at 09:27 PM
I use this type of setup with the only difference being I recirc the entire mash time through a
HERMS coil in the HLT. This recirc (same as vorlauf at the end) is done at a pretty slow flow
Posted in thread: Should I secondary ferment? on 07-28-2014 at 02:09 PM
Oh and I meant like add more sugar I don't think I will with double batch tho, it's going to be
gross I think :/You need to add sugar at bottling time, otherwise the beer will not carbonate
in the bot...
Posted in thread: Boiling Yeast Nutrient on 07-28-2014 at 02:05 PM
I put it in both my starters and my BK. I use 1/2 tsp in each and use it in the last 10-15
mins, whenever I toss in the Whirfloc. I know I use a little too much in my starters but I am
lazy and just u...
Posted in thread: Stirplate and large flask on 07-25-2014 at 04:21 AM
Yup should be fine, I have 2 of them and use both 2L and 5L flasks with no problems at all.
Posted in thread: Beer Camp Across America on 07-25-2014 at 04:17 AM
We bought some when I was at the Whole Foods in NYC last Wed the 16th, first case right off the
pallet in the back. I had 4 or 5 before continuing our vacation and left the rest with my
buddy. I think...
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Posted in thread: 5gal brew, 6gal carboy, no blowoff? on 07-10-2014 at 04:50 PM
I just use a blow off on all my beers and then I don't have to worry about it. It takes
essentially the same amount of time, effort, space etc so why not just use the blow off and
save yourself any po...
Posted in thread: An hour to fly sparge? on 07-03-2014 at 12:57 AM
You have a flow meter set up on your mash tun?Dang.No, unfortunately not. I just use a nalgene
bottle and a stop watch when I start lautering, it just takes a minute or two to get it dialed
in and the...