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Posted in thread: What does your LHBS do to keep you coming back? on 10-16-2011 at 02:44 PM
Not much. I try not to go there. The guy behind the counter always looks at me funny when I ask
for things, and they are a "Self Serve" HBS.
Posted in thread: Miller / Coors Home Draft to regular or paintball CO2 on 10-09-2011 at 10:25 AM
Do not pressurize a growler. It will explode.
Posted in thread: To heatsink or not heatsink... That is the question! on 10-09-2011 at 10:24 AM
It depends on the specifications of the SSR. Some are made to run cooler. Most of the cheaper
ones are not. The datasheet is the easiest way to figure it out. If you have enough surface
area on your p...
Posted in thread: Starter Safety Warning on 10-09-2011 at 10:18 AM
I throw mine in right as I flameout. I use no-foam too, so it helps to prevent sputtering. You
can still boil it over if you're careless though. Don't add any powders during the boil. I
threw some yea...
Posted in thread: Got my order from MidWest...and missing 3# extract... on 10-08-2011 at 10:22 AM
They uprgraded my yeast to WP001 for free once because they where out of activator, without
even asking me. Good group in my eyes.
Posted in thread: Ferm-cap/ No Foam and Hop Isomerization on 10-06-2011 at 06:53 PM
Thanks for the input. Guess I'm reading into it too much. :)
Posted in thread: Ferm-cap/ No Foam and Hop Isomerization on 10-06-2011 at 05:46 PM
I've read in various places that no-foam helps with hop isomerization. Has there ever been any
hard numbers or formulas for this? I'm mainly curious because I do partial boil extract, and
I'm curious ...
Posted in thread: Allen Bradley SLC 500 on 10-01-2011 at 06:11 PM
I would sell the slc and get a click from automationdirect. Their software is free and better
organized. The biggest advantage is they are compact and the terminals are tighter.
Posted in thread: Critical error? on 09-24-2011 at 05:01 PM
I have one of those ignitors. It will arc all over the back of itself. Even through electrical
tape. You have to coat and cover all the connections with silicone rtv.