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Posted in thread: Andes Mint Chocolate Stout on 01-19-2016 at 10:52 PM
Made some adjustments and this is one of the quickest kegs I've gone through. Here's what I
did:Brew day: 9/15/15. OG: 1.051Kegged from primary on 10/15/15. FG: 1.015. Mint was VERY
faint. This was ba...
Posted in thread: hosehead electronic brewery controller on 12-22-2015 at 09:20 PM
I've got a picture of my setup below.[*]Router flashed with DD-WRT mounted underneath the
brewcart tabletop. The hosehead connects to this, and the router is wirelessly bridged to my
home network, so ...
Posted in thread: Strange Brew - without programming?? on 08-22-2015 at 03:43 PM
Once you figure out how much your parts list will cost (plus your time) - compare it to the
prebuilt Hosehead controller (brewtronix.com). For ~$400, you get a turnkey device with SBE
Posted in thread: Kickstarter for SS Mash Tun, Kettle and Fermenter on 08-16-2015 at 05:44 PM
By my calculations I paid $159 for the Thermobarrel, and I think I need to spend about another
$65 with Bobby at Brewer's Hardware to make it work how I'd like it to, which would put my
total at $224,...
Posted in thread: Kickstarter for SS Mash Tun, Kettle and Fermenter on 08-11-2015 at 10:59 PM
I didn't measure how much water was left behind, but I filled it tonight and didn't have any
issues getting the dip tube to drain. When I got it in better light, I did notice a scratch
under the latch...
Posted in thread: Kickstarter for SS Mash Tun, Kettle and Fermenter on 08-11-2015 at 08:24 PM
I'll try and put water in mine tonight and see how mine works. Before you added the o-ring, was
the dip-tube noticeably loose? Or did it appear tight but it's just not water tight? (Trying to
Posted in thread: Kickstarter for SS Mash Tun, Kettle and Fermenter on 08-11-2015 at 07:58 PM
It seems a little unconventional, but the flared diptube is held tight against the fitting with
a nut. In the picture below, there's a nut just out of the picture on the right that will slide
Posted in thread: Kickstarter for SS Mash Tun, Kettle and Fermenter on 08-11-2015 at 02:18 PM
Received my 20g thermobarrel this morning. It's awesome. Can't wait to brew with it. The
instructions it came with are simple but well done (cleaning, assembly, etc) They even included
plumbers tape! ...
Posted in thread: Lawson's Finest Sip of Sunshine Clone on 08-01-2015 at 03:12 PM
think the brew comes out VERY close to SoS draft. The canned version, for whatever reason, is
noticeably better IMO.I haven't had the draft version. I'm looking to clone the can version.
Would I be b...
Posted in thread: New Homebrew shop in Hartford? on 08-01-2015 at 01:45 AM
SWMBO told me that someone at work mentioned a new homebrew shop opened up a few months ago on
the Hartford/West Hartford line. That was all she got, no name or more specific area.A search
on the Goog...