Last Activity:04-27-2015 10:46 PM
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Posted in thread: STC-1000 vs Johnson Temp Control on 04-28-2015 at 02:05 PM
I have built two STC-1000 controllers with no problems at all. I am good at soldering but have
yet to solder one of them. The hardest part is prepping the box.
Posted in thread: Filtering Before Bottling on 04-28-2015 at 01:57 PM
I understand the concern for the kezzer in the garage. I have mine in a unheated garage, I
added the heating element and treated it like my ferm chamber. In two year, I have yet to have
a freeze up. I...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 04-24-2015 at 03:03 PM
I see you got the hop feeder, let us know how that works out. Good Job.
Posted in thread: Accidental 4 month keg dry hop on 04-24-2015 at 01:39 AM
So happy about your recovery, you have been through a lot. Thanks for the info about dry
Posted in thread: Running Two Climbing Ropes from One Crown on 04-24-2015 at 01:32 AM
I was just looking at my four year old, well established hops plants. They are doing very well
and produce a good crop. I have my five varieties spaced about three feet apart and work to
keep the crow...
Posted in thread: All-in-ones - the future of homebrewing? on 04-20-2015 at 02:53 AM
This is the beauty of this hobby. I started out a decade or so ago with an old kettle on top of
my stove with dusty cans of liquid malt, some hops and washed bar bottles. The beer was good.
moving on ...
Posted in thread: It finally happened, An Explosion on 04-20-2015 at 02:04 AM
Thanks all, I learned my lesson. This afternoon the major blow has slowed and replace tube with
air lock. Colder is better, bigger is better.
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 04-20-2015 at 02:00 AM
The picture is on post 102 Here it is again. My goal was to get the kettle as low as possible.
The top is 36 inches off the ground. I plan to add an arm with a winch to lift the COFI
Posted in thread: It finally happened, An Explosion on 04-19-2015 at 02:10 PM
Friday I brewed an Russian Imperial Stout, (recipe in HBT) My second brew session with my
Brew-Boss. Almost 22 lbs of grain, two packs of hydrate S-04 yeast, pitched at 68 degrees. OG
1.089. This carb...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 04-19-2015 at 02:39 AM
Rock Toy, wow it looks like mine. Good luck and I want to hear how it goes. I used my new bench
yesterday for the first time. Was nice to have the pump lower, picked up liquid quickly. Brewed
a big Br...