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Posted in thread: Kegarator FS/FT in NC on 02-01-2014 at 12:11 AM
Wow, first time I've checked into the flea market here in a year, and this thing is still for
sale? How has this not sold? Tried that evil place called Craigslist yet?
Posted in thread: Homebrew Club Fayetteville, NC?? on 08-12-2013 at 11:34 AM
Keep me posted on that meeting. I might actually be back in NC to make that one, and it is
right there in my neck of the woods.
Posted in thread: Hot yeast, can it be saved? on 07-02-2013 at 08:38 PM
yeast assassins killed the power, snuck it, and next thing you know, 400 billion dead.Now this
is a distinct possibility. They could have been hired by the government to kill my yeast. I had
Posted in thread: Homebrew Club Fayetteville, NC?? on 07-02-2013 at 08:25 PM
I made it by the Sly Fox today. I had some bad yeast, and figured I'd stop by there for some
replacement. They had a decent selection of Safale, although not refrigerated. They had some
bare bones bas...
Posted in thread: Hot yeast, can it be saved? on 07-02-2013 at 08:23 PM
That is what I thought too. However, the Wyeast smack packs are alive. The Safale is not. The
Danstar isn't either. All of it was shipped to the house in May on the same shipment. The power
outage is ...
Posted in thread: Hot yeast, can it be saved? on 07-02-2013 at 05:31 PM
I had 4 kegs on tap. The power was out for almost 2 days with temps in the upper 90s. She said
it was 88 in the house when she got home from work the first day, and that was at 11pm. My
guess is the b...
Posted in thread: Hot yeast, can it be saved? on 07-02-2013 at 12:33 PM
+1 on using the swollen pack to make a starter.Did you make a starter with a pack of US-05?
That's not the best way to use that yeast since tossing dry yeast cells into starter wort kills
up to about ...
Posted in thread: Hot yeast, can it be saved? on 07-01-2013 at 05:12 PM
Since it swelled up, make a starter and use it. Why would you throw it away?Because it took
24hrs to swell up, and all the dry yeast that was stored has proved to be dead as a doorknob.
Even though so...
Posted in thread: Hot yeast, can it be saved? on 07-01-2013 at 11:38 AM
I suffered a power outage while I was out of town. It killed all my beer in the kegerator, and
I thought that was all the damage.Then last week I did a yeast starter with Safale 05 for a new
batch. I ...
Posted in thread: Two-tier all-grain Stainless RIMS Rig for sale - Greensboro, NC on 06-18-2013 at 12:17 AM
That gives me something to work with. I'll be doing some measuring when I get home.