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Posted in thread: Basement Brewing with Dehumidifier on 07-24-2014 at 09:28 PM
I split a dehumidifier to use in a glycol chiller system for my fermentors. it was a 45pint/day
unit and with it split an in water I was able to calculate it's cooling capacity @
~4500btu/hrto put thi...
Posted in thread: Glycol Chiller AC options on 07-21-2014 at 06:04 PM
the freestanding units may not be readily convertible into a glycol system because of how they
are laid out. The typical window unit glycol chille requires the unit to be essentially split
in half so ...
Posted in thread: PBW is amazing! on 07-21-2014 at 05:57 PM
cleans coffee and tea stains effortlessly
Posted in thread: Yeast Cell Density Meter on 07-08-2014 at 09:45 PM
Battery power is nice if the batteries are replaceable or common.Otherwise USB is handy because
the cords and chargers are so ubiquitous nowadays that finding one is easy...they sell piles at
Posted in thread: Yeast Cell Density Meter on 06-26-2014 at 01:37 PM
How much does it cost?We will likely be able to produce this product for about $100 per
unit.Wow, thatís a lot of money is there another option?Considering I've thought about buying a
microscope and h...
Posted in thread: Yeast Cell Density Meter on 06-24-2014 at 08:18 PM
Hmmm sounds interesting. As for percent viable cells if possible it would be handy for
repitching or for counts when stepping up....if the measurement is after a fresh starter though
the viability num...
Posted in thread: weird question about grain sanitation on 06-23-2014 at 05:49 PM
A boil will kill most all biological contaminants....but it won't clean any chemical
contaminates out...so be careful what you get into your grain
Posted in thread: 170F wort in my corny keg? on 06-12-2014 at 04:34 PM
The stainless portion of the corny will be fine. Biggest issue you might run into is there glue
that holds the rubber boots in place may get soft and loose... But 170 should be safe as the
used hot wa...
Posted in thread: Propane powered Recirculating mash. on 06-03-2014 at 05:09 PM
I'm assuming your temp sensor is in the side of the tank in the grain itself. For control with
recirculation you should really have the sensor on the outlet to get a faster response
Posted in thread: DIY glycol chilled plastic conical fermenters on 04-16-2014 at 01:04 AM
I'm not sure how you'd heat a plastic conical honestly. I was just confirming that the
fermtroller would indeed heat and cool. I believe the BCS can do that as well. I've recently
seen someone have a ...