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Posted in thread: Question about septic systems on 10-01-2015 at 02:17 PM
I have a family of 4 and have mine pumped every 3 years. We have a garbage disposer but try not
to put too much food down it. One thing I heard was a definite no-no, and haven't seen here is
Posted in thread: Grain mill question on 08-07-2015 at 03:03 PM
I got a grain mill for Christmas and my efficiency has greatly improved compared to LHBS and/or
grains pre crushed from somewhere like Morebeer or MWS. Efficiency is a steady 75 to 80%. I
dialed it in...
Posted in thread: Where did you get your HERMS coil? on 08-04-2015 at 01:33 PM
If your HLT needed to be at a high enough temperature to yield target MLT temperature, that the
HLT was denaturing enzymes, then you would likely care. :)If it had to be that high, I'd have
Posted in thread: Where did you get your HERMS coil? on 08-01-2015 at 02:56 AM
Setting your HLT temp isn't the best way to go, in my opinion. You won't know exactly what the
mash temp is because you're assuming it's going to be close to the water in your HLT. Rather,
have the co...
Posted in thread: Where did you get your HERMS coil? on 07-31-2015 at 12:16 PM
Maybe I am missing something. Please allow me to make up some numbers for purpsoes of
illustration.Let's say your mash is 140 deg. Your HLT is sitting at 150 deg and you have a 50'
HERMS coil. You pum...
Posted in thread: Where did you get your HERMS coil? on 07-29-2015 at 11:17 AM
RufusBrewer, as far as efficiency goes, if you heat your strike water correctly, all your coil
is doing is maintaining your mash temp, and for me the HLT runs 2 degrees above my mash set
point with my...
Posted in thread: Where did you get your HERMS coil? on 07-28-2015 at 09:51 PM
What size batches are you doing? Any problems/delay mashing out? I've been contemplating 25' vs
50' myself.292877jrstaples1, I've done 2 batches so far with the electric system I'm putting
Posted in thread: Where did you get your HERMS coil? on 07-28-2015 at 12:04 PM
I've got 1/2 inch, 25' from stainlessbrewing.com. Was contemplating 50', but after some
research here decided 25' would do fine, and it does.
Posted in thread: Stainless Brewing LLC good vendor? on 07-28-2015 at 12:00 PM
I ordered 2 HERMS coils and some compression fittings. The stainless was out of stock so I had
to wait a bit, I knew that before I ordered and was in no hurry anyway. When they shipped, they
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-28-2015 at 11:14 AM
I'm in, thanks!