Last Activity:12-08-2008 4:30 AM
Posted in thread: Bung fell into wort, replacement? on 12-08-2008 at 04:31 AM
Well, my beer seems to be doing great as it has a nice 3-4 inch head of foam on it so the
fermentation is looking good. I will be able to get a bung after work tomorrow so it looks like
its going to w...
Posted in thread: Bung fell into wort, replacement? on 12-07-2008 at 04:20 AM
I just took a piece of Seran Wrap and pulled it tight over the top and put a rubber band around
the neck. I then slit a small hole with scissors and slipped my airlock in.I will let you all
know how t...
Posted in thread: Bung fell into wort, replacement? on 12-07-2008 at 01:33 AM
In that case, seran wrap it is. Thanks for the suggestions. Hopefully, this works out because I
was really looking forward to this batch.
Posted in thread: Bung fell into wort, replacement? on 12-07-2008 at 01:27 AM
LBS is closed tomorrow and I somehow dont have duct tape or atleast I cant find it. I tried
seran wrap but once I put the airlock in it, it is no longer airtight.Note to self - buy extra
Posted in thread: Bung fell into wort, replacement? on 12-07-2008 at 01:13 AM
So I just syphoned my wort into my carboy and then pitched my yeast. I put my bung into the top
and when I went to push my airlock onto the bung, it well down into the wort. Now I just
sanitized the b...
Posted in thread: Dirty Bottles on 03-12-2008 at 03:11 AM
I've always just used new bottles but for my next batch I am using a variety of old ones.So,
for those with more experience will this method work?Soaking them in a tub all day with hot
water and bleac...
Posted in thread: My Beer will never be cold again... on 02-18-2008 at 03:17 AM
I had an old sweater on a carboy to keep the light out last month and my wife came in from work
and saw it in the corner. She almost fainted she was laughing so hard, this reminded me of it
and gave u...
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Posted in thread: Is this safe to use as a brew pot on 02-16-2008 at 12:16 AM
I just bought a set at Wal-Mart that has a 16 qt, a 12 qt and a 8 qt with lids. It was only 20
bucks. I plan on getting an 8 or 10 gallon eventually with a turkey fryer but I thought that
was a good d...
Posted in thread: Lots of sediment in bottles on 02-16-2008 at 12:04 AM
I bought a carboy today that I will be using for primary so that I can avoid this problem in
the future. I appreciate the feedback.