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Posted in thread: A fresh start in life on 08-23-2012 at 11:42 AM
Go for it while you are still young and nothing is tying you down. Sure you might fail but that
is a risk you take in everyday life. If you are feeling like you need to do this, then you NEED
to do th...
Posted in thread: A fresh start in life on 08-22-2012 at 11:28 AM
I want to thank everyone here for some GREAT advice and words of encourgement.Never prepay for
rent. You don't know the financial shape of the homeowner and he may in the process of
Posted in thread: A fresh start in life on 08-19-2012 at 12:34 PM
I've always played it safe. Out of the 7 or so friends withing my age range, only 1 has
successfully made a complete lifestyle change work, and that's because he secured a future job
before going thro...
Posted in thread: A fresh start in life on 08-18-2012 at 01:55 AM
Good day everyone. Quick background on me; 30 years old, lived in the same area (and attended
college) for the past 25 years, single, selling my house. I travel all over the country for
work which awa...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping on 05-31-2012 at 10:46 AM
Posted in thread: Dry hopping on 05-31-2012 at 01:22 AM
Good day everyone. I recently racked my IPA on top of some Centennial hop pellets into my
secondary, but I've noticed that all the hops now float on top of the beer.Is that a problem?
Posted in thread: Missed my OG again! on 05-16-2012 at 01:57 AM
Buy a Barley Crusher grain mill !!;)Any recommendations on one? Double up. :)I feel bad telling
guy he needs to crush his grains better. He's only been open for about six months now and I
think he use...
Posted in thread: Missed my OG again! on 05-15-2012 at 10:31 PM
+1 on the crush and also verify the calibration of your thermometer and hydrometer to be sure
everything is spot onDigital thermometer I verified when I purchased it using boiling water AND
Posted in thread: Missed my OG again! on 05-15-2012 at 06:36 PM
Batch sparge. 10 gallon cooler from Home depot wrapped in an r-30 bat insulation blanket.I even
missed my pre-boil OG by about 10 points or so.
Posted in thread: Missed my OG again! on 05-15-2012 at 06:18 PM
Good day everyone. I brewed an IPA on Saturday with an estimated OG of 1.065 at the end of the
boil per beersmith. However, after all was said and done, I only managed 1.050 ish. This is the