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Posted in thread: Are all potentiometers equal? on 03-22-2012 at 07:38 PM
This is the kit from Bakatronics: don't see any markings on the pot, nor the instructions. I
bought a linear resistance pot from Radio Shack, I don't have it with me right now so I don't
know what t...
Posted in thread: WORST Home Brew Store experience ever! on 12-30-2010 at 11:05 PM
This is such a wonderful site for homebrew newcomers. The following quotes from the first few
and the last few pages of this thread are a clear demonstration of how this forum promotes
Posted in thread: WORST Home Brew Store experience ever! on 12-30-2010 at 06:21 PM
Regardless of the name, there exists a retail, walk-up, brick and mortar store, for customers
to go to. Why have this if you are not really willing to properly operate it? Just have the
Posted in thread: WORST Home Brew Store experience ever! on 12-30-2010 at 05:24 PM
I think he was calling the owner an asshole because he was rude, not because he won't change
his buisness model...and when you have a website that claims your employees are all brewers who
love to hel...
Posted in thread: WORST Home Brew Store experience ever! on 12-30-2010 at 05:07 PM
I jsut read, well skimmed most of it actually, this entire thread. I don't know why. I have one
question, why would you expect a homebrew store that has .com in the name and has a website
that is clea...
Posted in thread: looking for tips and opinions for full AG BIAB batches on 12-29-2010 at 07:39 PM
I use a 5 gallon cooler as an MLT. I use a 20qt pot, filled to the handle rivets, to heat my
strike water. I then do a double batch sparge using the 20qt pot to heat the sparge water. I
thin this tech...
Posted in thread: 2nd AG. BIAB, much better efficiency this time on 12-16-2010 at 12:04 PM
Don't sqeeze too much, you'll go blind.
Posted in thread: Washington, DC Brewers Beware!!! on 12-09-2010 at 02:57 PM
Im sorry to here that you have had bad experiences here. I do believe many of us have not. In
my experience, he has been wrong about many things. One being that White Labs is not as good as
Posted in thread: Washington, DC Brewers Beware!!! on 12-08-2010 at 12:19 PM
It is a decent place, pretty reasonable prices. I just don't "get" why people need to dis a
store. It's a store man, they sell things. So you didn't get a kiss when you arrived and a kiss
when you lef...
Posted in thread: Washington, DC Brewers Beware!!! on 12-07-2010 at 07:10 PM
I've been to myLHBS several times and have never had issue with Dereck. He has always been
helpful, never rude, and has always answered my questions. His store is very near me, and I
usually visit dur...