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Posted in thread: PicoBrew on 09-30-2013 at 04:02 PM
Haven't been hanging out here much lately. Did a search and didn't find anything on this. A
couple Microsoft guys came up with this system:LINK REMOVEDMOD EDIT: Kickstarter Projects
require a kickstar...
Posted in thread: Anyone here use a Better Bottle with racking adaptor? on 03-11-2010 at 05:48 PM
I have 4 of them. It's all I've ever used.I'm not sure what others mean by a slow transfer. It
takes me about 15 minutes to to transfer 5 gallons by gravity. 20 inches of head, 3/8 OD tube
that fits i...
Posted in thread: Why do most people use a copper dip tube? on 03-11-2010 at 05:38 PM
nostalgia,Kinda off topic, but how did you get that first picture? Did you put the camera in
the bottom of the kettle?
Posted in thread: Shipping Rhizomes on 03-11-2010 at 05:31 PM
Be sure to check that the state you are shipping to permits the rhizomes being imported. I ran
into this issue, intending to ship some rhizomes to my brother in Washington state. It is
Posted in thread: Proper agar recipe on 03-03-2010 at 05:20 PM
I have Rog Leistad's Yeast Culturing for the Homebrewer". His very simple recipe calls for one
tablespoon each of agar and DME, plus 1/16 teaspoon of yeast nutrient, per 1 cup of water. I
ratio down a...
Posted in thread: Better Bottle Thermowell on 02-26-2010 at 07:31 PM
AFAIK, the dry tap only fits the BB stopper. I suppose you could drill a blank rubber bung for
it, but why when a conventional airlock works there? I use a 1/2" OD vinyl hose straight into
the BB cap ...
Posted in thread: K-Meta in Beer on 02-26-2010 at 07:11 PM
Here's a recommendation for adding 20-30 ppm to the mash as an anti-oxidant:
Posted in thread: shirron chiller hot break on 02-26-2010 at 07:01 PM
I use a large area homemade hop stopper attached to the ball valve on my brew kettle. I gravity
feed to the Shirron. No issues with clogging the Shirron, however as has been noted previously,
the hop ...
Posted in thread: Better Bottle Thermowell on 02-26-2010 at 06:31 PM
My Better Bottle temp probe solution is shown here: #9. No contamination potential and
excellent temp control.
Posted in thread: Where to buy 10 gallon Rubbermaid coolers? on 02-24-2010 at 04:52 PM
They are a seasonal item. Your local HD may or may not have them in the winter, depending on
what was left over from last summer. ACE hardware has them on line for $50, with free delivery
to a local s...