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Posted in thread: poppet valves on 10-21-2011 at 02:50 PM
Well, after refitting several of my kegs with the new poppets, and stopping every leak, I am
having flow problems with one, as Z24B describes... I first thought it was a frozen line, and
swapped it. T...
Posted in thread: poppet valves on 10-10-2011 at 08:58 PM
Haven't had to replace those yet.
Posted in thread: poppet valves on 09-13-2011 at 07:55 PM
I had bought 8 a few months ago, and just got 6 more. With the first hint of hiss, or leaking,
I replace one. They're great, seal really well, and are easy to deal with.
Posted in thread: Spent Grain and Black Bean Burgers on 09-01-2011 at 02:14 PM
I opted out of the egg as I have a friend w/ an egg allergy. I pan fry them and they hold up
very well - might not so much on the grill. I even try minimize the amount of breadcrumbs and
only just use...
Posted in thread: Spent Grain and Black Bean Burgers on 09-01-2011 at 01:07 PM
Here is my recipe for Black Bean, Bulgur and Spent Grain BurgersPrepare 1 cup dry black beans,
soaked, cooked for 30mins, resulting in approx 2 cups beans 1/2 –1 cup bulgur, soaked
until soft (c...
Posted in thread: My 2 cents for newbies... on 05-28-2007 at 03:05 AM
I have a 5 gal capacity (if filled to the top) Playmate cooler. Will this be too large to do PM
batches? I was planning to mash about 4lbs total grains, but could step it up some as well for
Posted in thread: Is this normal? (foamy 2ndary) on 05-28-2007 at 02:19 AM
The attached picture is from my recent Copper Ale. Its been in 2ndary for 3 weeks; and dry
hopped for the last 2 weeks. The foamy layer has persisted the entire time, and there are still
quite a few f...
Posted in thread: My yeast washing was successful; Pacman! on 04-11-2007 at 01:54 PM
I used my first packet of Pacman about two weeks ago (also dated Dec)- no starter, but smacked
about a day prior to pitching. Very good activity in about 15-20 hrs. I then reused the Pacman
Posted in thread: Siphoning without a autosiphon on 03-06-2007 at 02:13 PM
After years of various siphon methods, finally got the auto-siphon. Should have gotten it years
Posted in thread: Sputtering Regulator.. broken? on 02-27-2007 at 12:12 PM
got the check valve the next day.