Last Activity:12-01-2015 5:57 PM
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Posted in thread: Water: pH and such on 12-01-2015 at 11:56 PM
If your water tastes OK and your first few batches taste OK, there are, IMO, more important
things to focus on at this point. Get your process down, pitch enough yeast, and control your
Posted in thread: HobGoblin.com on 02-05-2015 at 02:17 AM
I also ordered the 14" x 6" drip tray along with a 5/16" hose barb for one of my regulators. My
order took about a week to ship, but the price on the drip tray was the best I found. Received
Posted in thread: Chest Feezer Fermenter Dumb Question on 02-05-2015 at 12:47 AM
Your freezer will insulate its contents somewhat from colder outside temperatures, but it will
not supply any actual heat. If you need to raise temperatures about ambient you will need a
Posted in thread: I have a beer problem... on 12-01-2014 at 08:56 PM
Do you have growlers? Fill them up and give them to people you hold in esteem. You will be a
hero and you'll have room in your kegs.
Posted in thread: Pump or carry large batch to fermenter? on 11-21-2014 at 03:10 AM
Silicone tubing is your friend. I hate paying for it (vs vinyl) but I love using it.
Posted in thread: Mini All-Grain Trial Runs - Mash Tun on 08-17-2014 at 09:19 PM
I can't say how well the braided hoses work with large batches and big brain bills, but for
small batches, they work just fine.
Posted in thread: Please critique this workflow on 04-27-2014 at 10:02 PM
I also dry hop in primary. The only other thing I would add is to consider using gelatin when
you keg. If your process is good otherwise, gelatin with give you clearer beer quicker.
Posted in thread: Is there a trick to cleaning out tubing? on 04-17-2014 at 02:26 AM
What kind of tubing are you using? I always found vinyl tubing to be a PITA to clean. Silicone
is much better in every regard.
Posted in thread: Keg shortage? on 04-02-2014 at 01:46 AM
I don't think there's a shortage. I think there's more demand, so suppliers are charging more
accordingly. I guarantee you can order as many kegs as you want, you just may not like the
Posted in thread: Social acceptance - Bringing your children to a brewery on 03-20-2014 at 01:29 AM
I have no problems with well behaved kids. The problem is that every a-hole thinks his or her
curtain climber is well behaved.