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Posted in thread: DIY glycol chilled plastic conical fermenters on 09-27-2015 at 06:40 PM
I've read through a bit of this post and I saw OP mention he couldn't keep the glycol system
too much lower than his target ferm point or else when the pump shut-off there'd still be cold
glycol in th...
Posted in thread: E-Herms Build 50 amp on 09-25-2015 at 05:59 PM
augie -> need the link to flow switch you mentionedseconded
Posted in thread: E-Herms Build 50 amp on 09-24-2015 at 01:16 PM
One of my Chugger pumps has been crapping out and I haven't had a chance to figure out why. It
will be pumping along just fine and then it sounds like it's spinning with no fluids in the
head. I'll tu...
Posted in thread: Self Priming Pump issues on 08-06-2015 at 05:05 PM
It may not be adding air (assuming everything is sealed tight) but rather pulling residual CO2
out of solution. Any restriction that induces a pressure drop (such as the prefilter) is a
Posted in thread: WLP644 as primary yeast in sour on 07-22-2015 at 09:51 PM
I'm thinking of brewing a golden sour using WLP644, Trios wild yeast. I love the flavor profile
of pineapple and mango and think that it would work really well. However, since WLP644 converts
Posted in thread: "D" Hole Punch? on 05-08-2015 at 08:31 PM
Round holes work fine for those :)the flat spot is to help keep the connector indexed
absolutely, but they don't tend to rotate much once installed.
Posted in thread: Counter top formica on 05-06-2015 at 09:41 PM
I'll add to the put something in between camp. The glue holding it down will probably be your
biggest issue as it gets soft at temps much lower than what formica will deal with, leading to
Posted in thread: DIY glycol chilled plastic conical fermenters on 04-01-2015 at 01:11 AM
Yeah I figured check valves would be needed. So there would be a tendency for the fluid to flow
backwards towards the pump? I thought if anything if only one pump was on the flow might cause
Posted in thread: DIY glycol chilled plastic conical fermenters on 04-01-2015 at 12:21 AM
I am sure this has been tried or asked before, but I am going to ask anyway. WILL THIS WORK and
IF NOT, WHY?you'll want a check valve after the pump, or make the return much larger than the
Posted in thread: Has anyone ACTUALLY used a chest freezer as a glycol chiller on 03-20-2015 at 03:16 PM
If you're getting down to 34F, you're doing pretty good.