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Posted in thread: yet ANOTHER friggin hydrometer on 03-05-2014 at 01:53 AM
Lost count of how many I have knocked the bottom out of, now and then I forget and drop it in
the sample cylinder, or in the storage tube.3 packs is an excellent idea
Posted in thread: Airlock explosion! on 01-15-2014 at 07:21 PM
I think just about everyone in here has had an air lock Launch like that, although yours seems
to have been pretty spectacular.A carboy in the 6.5 range for a 5 gal brew is a good place to
be. Some be...
Posted in thread: Feedback on an all grain setup on 01-01-2014 at 08:19 PM
Seems to me you can make a 10 gallon rig for quite a bit less than that.All new parts, no
shipping, all from Home Depot
Posted in thread: Frankenbrew - Noobrewer on 12-24-2013 at 01:04 PM
Jeesus man. Seems you have all the toys but no real tools, seems you have researched how to use
them, but ignore the results.Take a deep breath, follow a recipe exactly and pay attention to
what it do...
Posted in thread: Usable as a brew kettle? on 12-23-2013 at 02:47 PM
Aluminum is fine for a boil pot, if it was used to fry a turkey just clean it to get all the
oil out and it will be fine.
Posted in thread: Growler Longevity on 12-04-2013 at 03:04 PM
I had a jug of Ace Pear Cider in a growler in the fridge for 3 months and it was nice and
Posted in thread: Forgotten beer! :( on 09-02-2013 at 04:51 PM
I did same thing, repitched yeast and bottled it, good to go
Posted in thread: Transferred Fermenters During Active Fermentation due to Blowout on 09-02-2013 at 04:50 PM
I wouldn't have transferred it, but I doubt you screwed it up, might have gotten some more
oxygen than it needed but should not be a death nell.If you open up some of the holes in the 3
piece it will ...
Posted in thread: fermentation lock / sanitizer on 09-02-2013 at 02:32 PM
Rinse it and fill with water. Where did the original sanitizer go? Did the krausin push it out
the top? If so, ok, no problem. Or, way your mash a little warm and as it cooled it sucked the
Posted in thread: Is airlock necessary or is blow off tube enough? on 09-02-2013 at 02:10 PM
Frequently a Blow Off Tube is used in the beginning of a Vigorous ferment because the krausin
will stop up an air lock and it will launch off the carboy.A couple ways around this, more or
less. I don'...