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Posted in thread: Guide to set internal chest freezer thermostat to >32F; Eliminate external control on 09-18-2015 at 12:45 AM
I have an Amana 5.3 cu ft that I'm trying to run off the built in thermostat.I have it turned
down to the lowest setting (1) and have turned the "coarse" screw in (clockwise) about 20 turns
, and it a...
Posted in thread: Glycol Chiller Build on 05-13-2015 at 12:13 PM
sorry to resurrect an old thread, but can you elaborate some on the difference you saw in
controlling fermenter temp only vs both fermenter and glycol bath? how does your system control
Posted in thread: Coopers carb tabs on 03-09-2015 at 02:02 AM
I suspect 1.5, +/- a reasonable tolerance will be fine....meaning RDWHAHB, and don't get all
OCD about the half ;)
Posted in thread: Keep brown, or go black on 03-09-2015 at 01:56 AM
usually takes more than black patent to make a brown ale into a stout please post the rest of
Posted in thread: How much does home brewing cost? on 03-01-2015 at 03:14 AM
If you can stick to extract kits and bottling, your wife will never complain :)
Posted in thread: Beer ideas for a pig roast on 03-01-2015 at 03:09 AM
I think most would agree that IPAs go great with bbq, but everyone likes APAs too
Posted in thread: Strange New kegging problem on 02-26-2015 at 02:23 AM
I've broken it off with girls for the exact same problem you are having with your beer.what's
that?...not bubbly enough......or too flat ? :mug:
Posted in thread: Plate Chiller Woes on 02-26-2015 at 02:01 AM
I feel part of the reason my beers are so good is due to the nice clear wort I put in the
fermenter. ...so ya, I'm on that side ;) Honestly, I think what I meant to say is, it can have
an adverse effe...
Posted in thread: Plate Chiller Woes on 02-25-2015 at 02:23 AM
I've been using a plate chiller for a few years now, and the one thing you want to avoid is
pumping hops and break material through your chiller. Mainly because it'll clog it, but the
material has an ...
Posted in thread: How long to chill 5 gallon keg? on 02-22-2015 at 04:02 AM
Depends on the btu of the freezer, doesn't it?