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Posted in thread: Anybody noticed negative effects from using pantyhose to dry hop? on 08-18-2010 at 02:23 AM
At the very least, dunk them in some sanitizer!
Posted in thread: Is FermCap-S Sanitary? on 08-18-2010 at 02:00 AM
I believe it includes sodium or potassium metabisulfite as a bacteria inhibitor
Posted in thread: Substituting Honey for Honey Malt on 07-16-2010 at 03:36 AM
I used 4oz of honey malt in an IPA recently and it's definitely noticeable. The beer finished
with a fairly low gravity of 1.010 but has a notable honey sweetness even though there's not
Posted in thread: Use RO waste water for beer making? on 07-15-2010 at 02:51 PM
I personally would love to use the RO water for brewing as I add salts to every brew and would
like to start with a negligible amount of ions already in the water. Given the quality of the
Posted in thread: Mash Tun - 5 or 10 gallon cooler? on 07-13-2010 at 09:21 PM
I went with a 52qt square shaped cooler for my 5gal batches. The grain depth is adequate even
on a mild or bitter. I picked it up at Target for $20 a few months back.
Posted in thread: what ale to brew with Hallertauer 4.1% on 04-24-2010 at 04:09 PM
You can certainly do almost any Belgian style with Hallertauer. You can also do an Alt (though
some say Spalt is the tradition).
Posted in thread: Soldering Stainless steel on 03-28-2010 at 03:29 PM
Has anyone found the Stay brite #8 and needed solder at a big box store?Only thing I have left
to get my electric Brutus 20 up and running is a ground point on my kettle, and I don't think
Posted in thread: Alkalinity reduction using lime on 03-18-2010 at 06:41 PM
You really go above and beyond for your fellow homebrewer! I had recently bought lime but could
not glean enough information about its use to give it a try. Once again, thank you very much
Posted in thread: magnum subbed for simcoe... on 03-06-2010 at 05:09 AM
i read on the forums over at hopsdirect...one of the hopsdirect people said magnum is a sub for
simcoe.I saw that too and I thought it unusual but I filed it in the back of my mind to try one
Posted in thread: Panworld Pumps on 03-05-2010 at 03:22 PM
The March 809 ones are around 6 gpm and work well for a 5-10 gallon batch. Scaling that up
would be around 24 gpm for 40 gallons or 90 Lpm. That does seem ridiculously high to me and I'm
sure you can ...