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Posted in thread: High Quality Smaller (5-6G) Brew Kettles? on 10-29-2012 at 02:56 PM
usfmikeb thanks for the link. The five gallon one is perfect for what I need. I just just add a
weldless thermometer and I will be all set.
Posted in thread: High Quality Smaller (5-6G) Brew Kettles? on 10-28-2012 at 07:05 PM
I have an old bayou classic now, but it is not safe to add in a thermometer and ball value to
aluminum since it bends to easily.
Posted in thread: Corona Mill vs Barley Crusher for BIAB on 10-28-2012 at 05:54 PM
If you can afford the Barley Crusher get it. It is worth the price premium. I went from 70%
efficiency with standard LHBS milling to almost 80% with customized crush with the Barley
Crusher. It turns ...
Posted in thread: Quick Star San Question on 10-28-2012 at 05:50 PM
I use Star San all of the time, and once it is properly dilluted it is fine to touch. The
unique bottle makes it easier to measure and pour without having to touch at full strength. I
got some on my h...
Posted in thread: High Quality Smaller (5-6G) Brew Kettles? on 10-28-2012 at 04:15 PM
ajwillys,I am only only brewing 3 Gallons so the weight is not a concern. I can bring ~4
gallons of water to boil in under twenty minutes with my stove. Currently I am using a old 5
gallon aluminum ba...
Posted in thread: High Quality Smaller (5-6G) Brew Kettles? on 10-28-2012 at 03:32 PM
I am stovetop, Brew In a Bag home brewer who makes 3 Gallon batches. I am looking for a high
quality brew kettle that is smaller than 8 gallons. I really want a tri-clad bottom since I
have an electri...
Posted in thread: Newbie Question - Is there an issue with using 5 gallon Keg for 2 gallon batch on 10-01-2012 at 04:42 PM
I just upgraded to kegs from bottles which has been great. I am trying out a weird new recipe
and only want to make 2-3 gallons of it in case it is not great. is there a problem with having
a few gall...
Posted in thread: CT Brewers Check-In on 02-23-2012 at 03:58 AM
Hello from Salem, CT. Looking for other Southeast CT folks.
Posted in thread: Tap A Draft Question on Carbonation Level on 09-05-2011 at 02:25 AM
I am thinking of getting a Tap A Draft since I do not have space for something bigger in my NYC
apartment. I have question on whether or not the Tap A Draft will affect the intended
carbonation level ...
Posted in thread: What is wrong with my beer: Over Carbonation and Metal Off-Taste on 05-16-2010 at 12:48 AM
Thanks for the thoughts. My OG reading was about 0.002 high and the FG reading about 0.003
higher than the recipe estimated. I have awful well water so I double Brita filer it and add
back components ...