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Posted in thread: Is my beer going to be ruined? on 07-04-2015 at 05:53 AM
While we're at it, I've had a fermenter pop a lid and not catch it for 48 hours, and it's been
fine. So don't think there's an issue until there's an issue.
Posted in thread: open air fermentation question on 07-04-2015 at 05:49 AM
Just toss in a few pounds of whatever crazy "performance" enhancing drug these spammers are
hocking, and you'll be fine.
Posted in thread: Is my beer going to be ruined? on 07-04-2015 at 05:37 AM
Unfortunately microbial colonies can and do form on the internal aspects of tubing if given the
chance. Gravity is of zero relevance to the formation and development of these biofilms. Is
your beer ru...
Posted in thread: How many people make yeast starters? on 07-04-2015 at 04:41 AM
When you're working with liquid yeast, unless you're either brewing a very low gravity session
beer, or a small volume, and doing so with fresh yeast, then starters are a good idea. Some
Posted in thread: Is my beer going to be ruined? on 07-04-2015 at 04:25 AM
Back on topic, yeast and bacteria don't climb. However, macroorganisms that carry them CAN
climb (like fruit flies). It sounds like you caught it quickly and are more than likely just
fine, but I woul...
Posted in thread: Do sugar drops work as good as batch sugar? on 07-04-2015 at 03:52 AM
I've used the "carb drops" for 1 gallon batches before (short mead, cider, etc). They work, but
effectively make it impossible to carb to style (which I'm very big on), so I don't use them
Posted in thread: Should I bottle this? on 07-04-2015 at 03:42 AM
Yep, you should be fine. As mentioned, refractometers are no good after yeast has been pitched
unless you apply a correction. Now, I personally don't trust the calculators and just use a
Posted in thread: Yea, I think being a window cleaner on chinese skyscrapers is the worst job on 07-04-2015 at 03:27 AM
Now, if you're up there doing your job, it's one thing. I don't understand why anyone would do
that kind of thing for fun:[ame] not even afraid of heights. I'm just no longer into testing
the limits ...
Posted in thread: We're back and on the Cloud on 07-04-2015 at 03:22 AM
Oops, looks like it's not letting me upload pictures as I know others have reported too,
getting a "upload of file failed" error on the attachment window (via desktop site). I don't
know if I've tried...
Posted in thread: Yea, I think being a window cleaner on chinese skyscrapers is the worst job on 07-04-2015 at 02:57 AM