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  • Pamunkey Indian living on the Pamunkey Indian Reservation, VA with wife, Mimi, daughter, Allyson, and son, Dusty. Pamunkey Tribe Assistant Chief. VA Air Guard CMSgt (E-9) with ~ 32 years military.
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  • Still working on my setup for full boil extract. Enjoy brown ales (Legend), Irish Ales, red ales, porters, and stouts. Definite malthead.
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  • Posted in thread: Marijuana Beer - Anyone try it yet? on 10-09-2011 at 02:10 PM
    future of marijuana ingestion may be found at the bar; liquid extracts allow nearly any drink
    to be infused with cannabis, and beer and winemakers have already begun to embrace the
    possibilities of ...

  • Posted in thread: Partial-Full Boil Question on 09-18-2011 at 03:29 AM
    Plan to do a full boil brew using a half-boil recipe (NB Waldo Lake Amber). (Have done about 8
    other recipes converting 1/2 to full boil w/o problem). The first part of this first-time
    recipe has me s...

  • Posted in thread: Got a big manly pump today on 07-16-2011 at 11:08 AM
    Got a big manly pump todayThat's what she said. :mug:

  • Posted in thread: Fermentation temp control on 07-15-2011 at 12:57 AM
    Buy a temp control unit and a frig or freezer. Connect the two according to the instructions
    with the temp control unit. Voila! You just built a temp controlled fermenter.

  • Posted in thread: Dual coil immersion chiller on 07-03-2011 at 10:27 AM
    Never heard of any problem with the flux.

  • Posted in thread: Dual coil immersion chiller on 07-02-2011 at 11:40 PM
    I did the same but split the intake to run a parallel circuit in the two coils which then join
    back again for the outlet. Temperature differential between your cooling water and wort is the
    biggest fa...

  • Posted in thread: Mold in my ferm freezer on 07-02-2011 at 11:27 PM
    I have the same with my ferm chest freezer in a detached garage. Not much can be done due to
    the outdoor humidity that will find its way into the freezer. Normally that humidity would just
    turn to fro...

  • Posted in thread: Stupid Keezer build question on 06-15-2011 at 05:06 AM
    Would the same idea be needed for freezers used as ferm chambers?

  • Posted in thread: Memorial day on 05-30-2011 at 04:03 PM
    This Memorial Day weekend has been my biggest brewing weekend yet. On Saturday I bottled a
    Northern Brewer Caribou Slobber. I then worked on a new chiller. On Sunday I brewed a local HBS
    clone of Full...

  • Posted in thread: Horizontal copper coil chiller on 05-29-2011 at 10:29 PM
    I had built a great double-coil copper chiller set up as a a parallel circuit through the two
    coils. But then I went and added a ball valve, pick-up tube and DIY hop strainer to my keggle
    that left th...