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Posted in thread: Fatal family accident please pray for my wife's family!! on 07-06-2008 at 01:19 AM
+1 Praying for a speedy recovery
Posted in thread: What do YOU use to do AG? on 11-16-2007 at 12:16 PM
10 gallon Rubbermaid with a SS braid5 gallon Rubbermaid with a SS braidPropane Bayou Classic
Turkey Fryer9 gallon SS brew pot with valve and thermometerBarley CrusherImmersion Chiller
Posted in thread: HELP. Risk of no crimbo beer :( on 11-16-2007 at 12:12 PM
Hi, will give it another day but normally it kicks off fine. What do you mean pitch some more
yeast? sorry, I am a newbie.Take care,JJ,Don't worry about being a newbie and asking
Posted in thread: My first infection on 11-13-2007 at 10:16 PM
I'm with Munch...no infection that I can see. Keg and enjoy, I bet it will be a great beer!
Posted in thread: Brew not fermenting on 11-11-2007 at 01:13 PM
Dave...without knowing more about your process, it is impossible to know what, if anything, is
wrong. Did you cool your wort prior to pitching? Did you aerate the wort? The frothy surface
may be the k...
Posted in thread: Documentation / Beer Journal on 11-08-2007 at 06:27 PM
Beersmith here as well. The calendar function is a little messy and stubborn, so I don't use it
anymore. It's easier for me to put that into Outlook. For those manual types that still like
Posted in thread: Timing of first brew on 11-08-2007 at 06:22 PM
If you are worried about the airlock getting clogged, rig a blowoff tube before you go. Extra
insurance if you are worried, but like Yooper said, "It'll be good!" The beer in the primary
for 15 days i...
Posted in thread: My worst efficiency ever, 58% on 10-28-2007 at 11:12 PM
I realize your volume was off, but I am leaning towards a bad crush. Your temps were good
enough to get conversion in the time frame you specified. My grain mill made a world of
difference in my effic...
Posted in thread: Natural vs. Forced Carbonation in Kegs on 10-22-2007 at 07:07 PM
Has anyone noticed a taste difference in their keg beer using natural carbonation with dextrose
vs. forced carbonation? I am looking to stock pile some kegged beer that I would like to sit
aside to na...