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    ABOUT ME

  • I work in the machining field and service CNC equipment
  • pool darts and
    homebrewing of course
  • Service Tech
  • Richard
  • I got involved in home brewing because I had to take a 20 % pay cut and didn't want to sacrifice my beer pallete. so I read a few books and found a great local brew shop to help get me started now I drink great beer at cheap beer prices
    summer wheat $20.50 for 5 gal
  • lemon wheat 4.5% nice summer day drink
  • Male
  • Married
  • Brighton
  • MI

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  • Posted in thread: Steve's Conical Fermenter thread on 01-16-2015 at 01:51 AM
    Hi SteveI was just reading through threads and saw your fermenter. how did the square shape
    workout? Are you able to get most your yeast? or does it build up on the flat?I just bought one
    and did not ...

  • Posted in thread: How to convert your tap-a-draft and Miller/Coors on 03-20-2013 at 10:59 AM
    If you are still getting leaks after applying 3 to 4 wraps of Teflon tape. you may also be over
    tightening it I like to tighten it by hand then put it under water and tighten till the bubbles
    stop. la...

  • Posted in thread: How to convert your tap-a-draft and Miller/Coors on 12-26-2012 at 08:56 AM
    There are 3 basic parts the 3/4 reducer the 5/16 metal washer and the flat style hose washers.
    I prefer the red or black ones. you should not have to cut the thin plastic on the miller/coors
    bottle th...

  • Posted in thread: How to convert your tap-a-draft and Miller/Coors on 11-19-2012 at 01:37 AM
    If you have a small leak from the small hole on the back of the tap use a bit of silicone to
    plug it.

  • Posted in thread: How to convert your tap-a-draft and Miller/Coors on 10-17-2012 at 10:45 AM
    here is a link on how to assemble the parts if you are using the original tap-a-draft you do
    not need to remove the rubber piece from the tap nor do you use the metal 5/16 washer[ame]

  • Posted in thread: How to convert your tap-a-draft and Miller/Coors on 09-15-2012 at 02:18 AM
    Here is a link to the adapter I use this fitting threads into both the Miller/Coors taps and
    the Tap-a-draft even though the threads are different. the Tap-a-draft uses the standard 14
    pitch thread an...

  • Posted in thread: How to convert your tap-a-draft and Miller/Coors on 07-26-2012 at 06:27 AM
    To convert from a 16 gram CO2 cartridge to a paint ball tank. you need a few simple parts and
    toolsGet a 3/4 MIP reducer with the thread size you plan to use for your hose fittings. Tractor
    Supply is ...

  • Posted in thread: Will the bubbling ever stop? on 06-09-2012 at 05:13 PM
    that is what I thinking but I thought I would run it buy someone else who may of been through
    this before. thanks for the advice. leave it alone and watch the gravity since that is the best
    indicator....

  • Posted in thread: Will the bubbling ever stop? on 06-09-2012 at 12:29 PM
    Well in my 3 years of brewing I haven't ran across this. I am making a lime wheat for summer
    and used California V white labs yeast for the first time.I did not make a starter OG was
    1.056. I had bubb...

  • Posted in thread: tap a draft cartridge on 03-04-2012 at 02:27 AM
    Here is a picture of my system

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