Last Activity:08-25-2015 5:03 AM
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Posted in thread: Question regarding grain weevils on 08-25-2015 at 05:03 AM
I wouldn't consider it normal. If there are weevils in a newly bought bag I would return it.
Grain should be stored in a plastic or metal bin where the adult weevils can't get to it. The
eggs are laid...
Posted in thread: What do you use? on 08-13-2015 at 01:57 AM
An STC-1000 in a waterproof case. Should work at a thermometer, I would check it against a
known correct thermometer to make sure the readings are accurate.
Posted in thread: Chinook on 07-26-2015 at 10:46 PM
Definitely an IPA. But I would bitter with something smoother like Magnum and save the Chinook
for the last ten minutes for a big, resiny, piney taste. And dry hop with Cascades.
Posted in thread: Any ideas on my sterling? on 07-19-2015 at 08:31 PM
My Sterlings look the same way. They must be more susceptible to leaf diseases than other
varieties. If it were insects or leaf miners I would think the rest would have the same
problems. My Cascade, ...
Posted in thread: What beer should I grab from Wisconsin? on 07-14-2015 at 05:48 PM
I really like the Wisconsinite from Lakefront, their Fixed Gear is pretty good too. Any of the
thumbprint series from New Glarus is good, and I like their fruit beers. Not as sour as a true
Posted in thread: What is this pest? on 07-09-2015 at 03:52 PM
Not sure what species, but I think it is the yellow spiny hop eating caterpillar. I knocked it
to the ground and squashed it.
Posted in thread: Confession Time on 06-11-2015 at 04:00 PM
I probably should have posted this when I first started reading this thread but I'm a
Posted in thread: Fermenting in Larger Bottles on 06-07-2015 at 02:13 AM
When I use my 1 liter flip tops I prime normally. I will fill a few of them and the rest goes
into 12 oz. bottles. Never had a problem.
Posted in thread: Beer in the morning on 06-01-2015 at 01:52 AM
When you work third shift a morning beer is a necessity.
Posted in thread: variable solid state relay on 05-25-2015 at 07:46 PM
There are usually three tabs on a pot. Are you sure you are connected to the correct two?