Last Activity:10-17-2016 5:23 PM
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Posted in thread: PLEASE let the Northern Brewer buy-out be a hoax! on 10-17-2016 at 11:26 AM
Yep. That was the joke. They're huge with tentacles in many areas.Hail Hydra
Posted in thread: PLEASE let the Northern Brewer buy-out be a hoax! on 10-15-2016 at 11:38 AM
NB is dead to me. I'll use my LHBS, Adventure in Homebrewing, and Morebeer
Posted in thread: Caustic Cleaner for Equipment on 10-13-2016 at 05:24 PM
30% Caustic is way to much! typical CIP strenth for brewery/dairy is in the 2% range.
INteresting for those after a Nitric/Phos blend SikaGard Heavy Duty Concrete Cleaner & Etch is
a possibility (do m...
Posted in thread: Caustic Cleaner for Equipment on 10-13-2016 at 02:03 AM
Ok so I did a little research and I found out from MSDS sheets that Beer Line Cleaner is 30%
Sodium Hydroxide with miscellaneous surfactants. I'm thinking I could get a big bottle of it,
dilute to 30%...
Posted in thread: Caustic Cleaner for Equipment on 10-12-2016 at 02:26 AM
Powdered Brewery Wash (aka PBW).It's the thing for that...Cheers!I had read that PBW and
Oxyclean are essentially the same thing. I use hot oxyclean cycles for 20 minutes + on the
brewery and it isn't...
Posted in thread: Caustic Cleaner for Equipment on 10-11-2016 at 01:01 AM
My Brutus 10 system has developed some brown staining on the inside of my stainless components
and silicone tubing. While the tubing is easy enough to replace, I have to figure there is come
sort of c...
Posted in thread: Chinese TIG - Translate control board notes on 10-01-2016 at 01:31 PM
What grounds do you base your facts on?I happen to know of a very large company that uses the
simple maxstar units in the field to install breweries as well as dairy plants. Dairy would be
Posted in thread: Chinese TIG - Translate control board notes on 09-30-2016 at 03:35 AM
So what's the goal of your research here? Not to be negative nancy but you're going to have a
hard time doing quality sanitary welding with a HF special. You need high duty cycle to do a
Posted in thread: Help finding or making an Ss brewtech 7 gallon Chronical neoprene jacket on 09-30-2016 at 03:26 AM
Hold up, all this over a piece of neoprene. Gentlemen this is an easy fix. For $31 I can buy a
large neoprene 3mm thick sheet. You then just need to measure the circumference at the top
middle and bot...
Posted in thread: RIMs Tube: Estimated Brewhouse Efficiency on 09-27-2016 at 12:46 AM
70% shall be the number of thoust efficency, 71% though shalt not use, neither shalt though use
69% unless thoust doth proceed to 70%, 72% is right out. Using 70% thou shalt have a great ale
who in si...