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Posted in thread: Transporting Raw Cider on 01-29-2015 at 07:13 AM
The cider producer that frequents my farmer's market prefers to deal with corney kegs if he is
handling them. When he is pressing you can give him an empty keg one week and pick it up the
next week wi...
Posted in thread: Bachelor Party Ideas on 12-23-2014 at 07:51 AM
If your crowd likes to turn money into smoke and noise have you considered a trip to a range
that offers sporting clays? Might be combined into an expedition that includes an overnight
stay and other ...
Posted in thread: Smallest co2 regulator on 12-13-2014 at 08:06 AM
That looks cool, but I am looking for something small that I can attach to a 2.5 lb or 5 lb
tank. I know my original message wasn't that clear, but I want something small to fit on
Posted in thread: Smallest co2 regulator on 12-07-2014 at 09:15 AM
This is tiny but there's no way I'd pay $150 for it. If I wanted one I'd be looking through
pneumatic equipment catalogs until I found it at a more reasonable price.
Posted in thread: Is lower gravity beer first always a must when reusing yeast? on 12-06-2014 at 08:57 AM
I routinely re-pitch a particular ale yeast between 12%-14% mead batches without much thought.
You'll have enough yeast to be over-pitching. Odds are it will be fine if you practiced decent
Posted in thread: 1.75 gallon kegging system question on 12-03-2014 at 08:32 AM
I've got the 2.5 gallon size of that keg, it's made in China and the machining isn't beautiful
but it works fine. It lives in a spare fridge with a 5# CO2 tank and I dispense with a picnic
tap.If you ...
Posted in thread: 30 Smack Pack Starter With Multiple Strains - All Expired on 12-03-2014 at 07:32 AM
1388 x 7 (Belgian Strong Ale)Next time you have that much 1388 around you can probably just
make BOMM without making a starter.
Posted in thread: Don't fear the frozen foam on 12-01-2014 at 04:58 AM
If I never have to bottle in an unheated garage in 20F weather, I will be a happy man.We
brewed outdoors yesterday (brought in the kettle during the mash) so I feel you pain. We lost
power for most o...
Posted in thread: 10 vs 15 gallon ebiab kettle on 11-26-2014 at 06:48 AM
element guard??? Stainless mesh or screen rolled around the element perhaps?I like the idea of
a rolled guard if the element is easily removed for cleaning. A rolled guard would be easier to
Posted in thread: Hanna ph meter has any one used this one?? on 11-24-2014 at 09:15 AM
It has the capabilities to do DO but it looks like you would have to buy another probe.The
HI764080 - Digital DO/Temperature Electrode lists for $335.00 more and requires the ph probe to