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Posted in thread: Calling all math nerds: Calculating volume dispensed by pressure? on 09-04-2015 at 07:46 PM
For the siphon situation, all you would need to know is the starting delta between the liquid
surface and the highest point in the serving line. If that is one-foot, you need around 0.5 psi
to push th...
Posted in thread: New Danstar Belle Saison Dry Yeast? on 09-04-2015 at 07:42 PM
I thought I'd chime in with the results of my experiment. I brewed a simple Saison and did half
the batch with Wyeast 1792 and half with Belle Saison.Both are decent, the 1792 has a bit more
Posted in thread: Calling all math nerds: Calculating volume dispensed by pressure? on 09-04-2015 at 07:35 PM
Not enough/incorrect data.You're not accounting for the siphon effect. Simple answer, as long
as the relative pressure at the outflow is less than at the inlet, you will empty the bucket.we
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 09-03-2015 at 03:58 PM
In the Navy at least, it's a badge of rank. That's why scrubbing a mug is such a serious
offense.I was a Marine, but from my experience, when Navy guys get together the first thing
they compare is sea...
Posted in thread: Proof of concept test on steak toaster on 09-03-2015 at 06:24 AM
I think there's more to it than just temps.I don't care for the texture of steaks cooked sous
vide. I also prefer steaks done rare and I don't see sous vide giving me the results I like.
Posted in thread: Proof of concept test on steak toaster on 09-02-2015 at 08:36 PM
I don't see the difference between this and just using the broiler in my oven.
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 09-02-2015 at 08:12 PM
Wait...then what do you call this kind of mouse? Before laser mice... just a mouse. The others
are optical mouses, whether they use a camera or laser or infrared.
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 09-02-2015 at 07:39 PM
I'll say it again...Every manager keeps a certain number of deadbeats on the books so that when
his boss tells him he has to cut payroll he can comply without adversely affecting
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 09-02-2015 at 03:15 PM
Uhm...optical sensor in a trackball? Nope.(....spent much of my early tech years teaching
people how to scrape crud off the rollers inside a mouse...over the phone...to granny...whose
cursor had stopp...
Posted in thread: Things about your co-workers that annoy you on 09-02-2015 at 11:12 AM
I once washed the engine room chief's coffee mug. I used soap and water and rinsed it out real
good. That mug was clean as new. You'd think I kicked his dog.How long was it before you could