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Posted in thread: Stout Tanks and Kettles brew rig (photos) on 04-04-2015 at 10:53 AM
Any reason why you picked a MT with side instead of bottom outlet? I'm trying to decide between
the two.The bottom out wasnt an option back when i got this. I only have about a half gallon
dead space ...
Posted in thread: Stout Tanks and Kettles brew rig (photos) on 04-04-2015 at 10:50 AM
Nice Rig ! I Am Building The Same Exact Thing However Eventually I Want To Usea BCS System With
My 20 Gallon Stout Tank Herms System. How Did Your Turn Out ?I love my system. I've brewed
about 40 batc...
Posted in thread: Did I ruin my batch? on 02-09-2014 at 08:03 PM
There are a lot of things that can cause a fermentation to stall. Racking into a secondary
before primary fermentation was complete is a likely culprit or at least part of the problem.
You should wait...
Posted in thread: Are my yeast cells dead? on 02-09-2014 at 02:21 PM
It's going to take at least 2 days for this starter to finish because of the low pitch rate. If
you have quick access to a fresh smack pack I would go ahead and pitch it into the current
starter. No n...
Posted in thread: Why is it called a 1L starter? on 02-09-2014 at 02:19 PM
You will have enough to finish the beer but you won't have the "ideal" amount or what the
recommended amount is. Mr. Malty calculator recommends 192 billion cells which would be about
1.75 Liter start...
Posted in thread: Why is it called a 1L starter? on 02-09-2014 at 01:23 PM
1 liter is the amount of wort used to make the starter. Need more information to answer your
question though:1. What is your expected OG of your batch?2. How much yeast did you pitch in
Posted in thread: Concern or over concern on contamination of yeast starter on 02-09-2014 at 01:18 PM
you are likely fine. Starters taste and smell a bit different then a hopped beer so I wouldn't
put too much faith in a smell test unless it smells like complete ass or something like that.
Posted in thread: Are my yeast cells dead? on 02-09-2014 at 01:14 PM
Are the yeast packs from July (It wasn't clear if the yeast was fresh or if you bought them
with the kits. If the yeast was purchased last July it would not be at all unusual for the
starter to be slo...
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Just bought one! thanks
Posted in thread: Normal fermentation? on 03-07-2013 at 02:55 AM
Awesome! Being my first batch, I wanted to see what the process looked like real quick and
wanted to make sure everything looked normal with the pros! Thanks for the help!I hear
ya...it's almost hard ...