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  • Posted in thread: 1 gallon pros/cons? on 12-03-2016 at 04:22 AM
    Absolutely. Hopefully the advice to brew more doesn't make the OP feel this way. Excellent beer
    comes in small and large quantities. Either way it's excellent beer. I'm starting to have
    people ask to ...

  • Posted in thread: Bigger batch of beer on 12-03-2016 at 04:03 AM
    a high gravity beer and dilute it down to 1.050 or something. Take in account the dilution
    for the amount of hops you use.Apparently some dilution is used in commercial breweries to
    maximise there o...

  • Posted in thread: Yet another kegging/force carbonation thread.... on 12-03-2016 at 03:25 AM
    Put it on 40psi for 24 hours straight and then turn off the gas - assuming the beer is cold at
    the beginning. Release the pressure using the pin valve - i assume you have a ball lock - and
    then turn t...

  • Posted in thread: Cold Crashing on 12-02-2016 at 09:22 PM
    To me, (just a guess) the gelatin seems to diffuse better through the warm beer and does not
    settle as fast. Once it has had a chance to diffuse, I crash it. Only a few batches have been
    done this way...

  • Posted in thread: Cold Crashing on 12-02-2016 at 08:04 PM
    at the end of the dry hop time period and roughly 24 hours before cold crash, I add the
    gelatin. mix 1/2 pack of unflavored gelatin in 1-1/2 cup of water heated to about 150°F. Allow
    to stand for 10 m...

  • Posted in thread: Cold Crashing on 12-02-2016 at 06:53 PM
    I have cold crashed for as long as 9 days and had things carb up just fine. crashed at
    38°FPretty much now will gelatin for 24 hrs then crash for three days before packaging any
    lighter colored beer I...

  • Posted in thread: Brewer's Edge Mash & Boil on 11-30-2016 at 07:20 PM
    It has handles! lol It looks like a really nice and relatively cheap system. I think it will be
    popular. I could see me recommending this to someone who wanted to get into all grain
    brewing.Love the s...

  • Posted in thread: Whats up with the three tier system? on 11-30-2016 at 07:11 PM
    Check out this is you want a pretty cheap electric system. Its neat.

  • Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 11-30-2016 at 06:54 PM
    For anyone reading this thread, debating the purchase of a Grainfather, here's an interesting
    cheap alternative Couldn't find it on the interwebs, hence the snapshot. Just saw it in the
    William's Brew...

  • Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 11-30-2016 at 06:46 PM
    I haven't gone that high yet, only to 15#. Interesting point that it was circulating through
    those side holes, how high then was that on the overflow tube? Maybe throw in some rice hulls
    in larger bat...

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