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Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-21-2013 at 03:21 PM
Dec 22 is my birthday it is destiny I win
Posted in thread: NorcalBrewing Solutions Giveaway! on 10-09-2013 at 12:32 PM
entered to win
Posted in thread: Beer with most easily removed labels on 08-08-2013 at 08:01 PM
In Chicago area, Two Brother's Brewing labels must be applied with epoxy!! Soaking them
overnight in hot oxyclean didn't loosen them a bit. Straight to the recycle bin with them
Posted in thread: Brand new autosiphon doesn't work!!!! ARGGGHHHHHH! on 07-07-2013 at 06:47 PM
Well, to buck the trend, I will say that I love my auto siphon! I've been using mine for about
three or four years! I just lost the cap that goes on the bottom of the siphon that "filters"
yeast and t...
Posted in thread: Flask or Beaker on 05-01-2013 at 08:23 PM
if you use a stirplate, a vessel with a flat bottom for the stirbar works best. Beaker or flask
in my mind is personal preference.
Posted in thread: Anyone try BRY-97 yet on 03-05-2013 at 08:15 PM
I pitched 2 packets of rehydrated BRY-97 into a 10 gal Ranger IPA clone (2 Better Bottles) at
1.065, Sunday at 2:45pm. It is cool in the basement and both fermenters were at 62F. Nothing
doing, no kra...
Posted in thread: Megapot Dead Space Under False Bottom on 02-26-2013 at 01:02 PM
I have a question about the 10 gallon Megapot and it's false bottom as used for mashing a 5.5
gallon brew. Sorry if this is a ridiculously obvious question. Just hoping to settle all
doubts. Any and a...
Posted in thread: Chiller: Immersion vs Counterflow on 02-25-2013 at 03:27 PM
I sanitize my CFC by running boiling wort through it for a few minutes. Ain't nothin' gonna
survive boiling hot wort. I've not had an infection in the 2 years of brewing with it. After
use, I backflus...
Posted in thread: Chiller: Immersion vs Counterflow on 02-24-2013 at 01:53 PM
My issues with CFC's or plate chillers is sanitation. They need to be sanitized before use one
way or another before use. I own and have used both a CFC and a IC. My CFC has been sitting
unused in the...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Chamber, will this work?? on 02-18-2013 at 09:21 PM
Yes it would work. See this post from a couple of years back