Last Activity:09-01-2011 2:59 PM
Posted in thread: Fly larvae issue on 09-01-2011 at 08:58 PM
Hi, thanks for the advice everyone! What I should have mentioned is that my kegerator is a work
in progress, I don't actually have a tower/taps yet. I've been using the black hand held
faucets. I'll t...
Posted in thread: Fly larvae issue on 09-01-2011 at 04:57 AM
Hi, I've held off asking for help on this for as long as I can, frankly because it is
disgusting. But I'm losing at least 50% of my beer to this, and can't take it any more. I get
fly larvae in my bee...
Posted in thread: Frigidaire Model FRC445GB Mini-Fridge Kegerator Conversion on 08-22-2011 at 06:22 PM
I've been running using the newer Lowe's model of this fridge for my kegs, for a little over a
year. No tower or faucets yet, but I did have to cut out most of the ridges in the door just so
Posted in thread: Carbonation for Ordinary Bitter on 12-04-2010 at 05:42 AM
Hi, I keg and carbonate with CO2, set it to serving pressure for a week etc. I brewed my first
ordinary bitter, and when looking up what pressure to use on the CO2, to my surprise the answer
was 0. Ac...
Posted in thread: Better bottle question.... on 11-24-2010 at 06:41 AM
There are different accessories you can get for the BB, racking adapters etc, but basically you
just need a different bung as mentioned before.
Posted in thread: Erdinger Hefeweizen clone... on 11-19-2010 at 03:48 AM
Interesting discussion, and it explains something I've always wondered about - the bottled
Erdinger Hefe-Weizen is significantly different from the "same" beer drunk from a keg in
Bavaria. Bottle yeas...
Posted in thread: Anything You Wish You had Known on 11-17-2010 at 05:21 AM
So much has been covered. Probably obvious but - keep old towels around when transferring,
racking etc, underneath wherever you are moving the beer to. Makes it easier to clean up! Also,
+1 on the adv...
Posted in thread: Expensive Rogue Beer on 11-05-2010 at 05:52 AM
Odd, I can get a large pitcher of Dead Guy for $8 at my local bar. What irritates me is $14 for
a 4 pack of dogfish head 90 minute IPA. I love their beer but dang. Anyway, my 2c is that
pricing is an ...
Posted in thread: Low starting gravity on 11-01-2010 at 06:27 PM
I did a 6.5 gallon boil, which left me with just about 5 by the time I was done - no topping
off. This is why I was puzzled. It is a new hydrometer, perhaps it is off. Thanks for the
Posted in thread: Low starting gravity on 11-01-2010 at 05:44 AM
Hello, I've just brewed an english pub ale (extract) from the recipe section. The recipe showed
it should have about 1.035 - 1.040 OG, mine came out as 1.028. I did a full boil, but I did