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Posted in thread: FastFerment conical on 04-26-2015 at 04:23 PM
I had mine in these stands I made. I have since mounted mine on the wall in my basement. Temp
down there has been holding mid to low 50's. I have a couple reptile heat pads on a controller
that I use ...
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 02-20-2015 at 03:56 AM
I've been thinking about these ferm chambers and stands. This device presents some challenges
with the shape and needing top and bottom access along with the weight of the full vessel.My
wish list: 2 ...
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 01-05-2015 at 03:25 AM
Okay answered my own questions- they make a 1/2 inch spring bottle filler that should fit the
hose. Also, the vessel keeps out 90% of light, but if you are worried about getting Corona,
cover it with ...
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 01-05-2015 at 01:16 AM
Is anyone else having leak problems at the union fitting? On my third batch now, and even with
teflon the leak is getting worse. Guess I need to buy a new fitting...I tightened it as hard as
I could w...
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 01-04-2015 at 10:43 PM
For those of you who want wheels on your homemade stands, its hard to beat bolting on the
harbor freight wood furniture dolly for about $9. I used one of those on the bottom of my
keezer and it worked...
Posted in thread: FastFerment conical fermenter?????? on 01-04-2015 at 09:57 PM
Just OK, TIPS for use based on two batches so far..#1 TAPE, TAPE, TAPE, (then use more TAPE).
The teflon tape is key to stoping the leaks, wrap clockwise with the grain, especially the 1
inch male end...
Posted in thread: Fruit smelled rotten on 11-12-2011 at 11:20 PM
After primary ferm, my formerly frozen tropical fruit smelled like vomit. I did plunge the
fruit pieces into the liquid twice a day. I decided to continue on, but now that I am at
drinking stage I am ...
Posted in thread: Mango Pulp Wine on 07-02-2011 at 02:36 PM
Okay I got a gravity reading of 1.020 and racked this out of my mr beer and into a couple of 1
gal carboys so i could see it clear. I didn't identify anything resembling yeast at the bottom
of the pri...
Posted in thread: Mango Pulp Wine on 07-01-2011 at 12:21 AM
Mine wasn't doing jack, so I dumped three different yeasts in there over a period of about 5
days. I think there is too much acid in the pulp can. I am stalling out way too high of gravity
now. every ...
Posted in thread: Mango Pulp Wine on 06-22-2011 at 11:36 PM
Mix it with something dry. I have made some great drinks by mixing two bad ones.