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Posted in thread: Solution to herms grain bed compaction on 08-11-2015 at 01:26 PM
I had grainbed compaction issues with my HERMS as well. I tried everything- a new false bottom,
bottom draining the MLT, priming the pump before hand, slowing the flow to a trickle, etc, but
Posted in thread: Solution to herms grain bed compaction on 08-11-2015 at 12:53 PM
I'm in the same situation.But, conditioning the grains should actually not be necessary if you
mill the grains at correct RPMs. faster RPMs means more flour/less intact husks. Slower means
Posted in thread: Need opinion on high temp fermentation accident on 08-06-2015 at 07:30 PM
Taste it, that give you a way better answer than asking on a forum ;)
Posted in thread: Unsettling on 08-06-2015 at 12:56 AM
It just looked like you used a bunch of protafloc. If you didn't use too much finings then Im
kind of curious why your yeast is so clumpy.
Posted in thread: Unsettling on 08-06-2015 at 12:51 AM
It looks like you used to much kettle finings.
Posted in thread: Adding Salts POST Fermentation on 08-04-2015 at 10:32 PM
Has anyone else tried to add salts post fermentation?The reason I'm asking is that I'm in a bit
of a hurry (not good) to serve a keg of IPA. It was supposed to be very bitter, but tasting it
one day p...
Posted in thread: Covering up bitterness after fermentation? on 08-04-2015 at 07:38 PM
My 2cAdding Calcium and Chloride ions to the mash is a good idea if1: You are mashing2: You
know the Ca and Cl content of the water you are mashing with3: The levels are
insufficientOtherwise I would ...
Posted in thread: Covering up bitterness after fermentation? on 08-04-2015 at 07:03 PM
How about adding some calcium chloride?
Posted in thread: Need something to seal the hole for airlock in bucketfermentor on 07-27-2015 at 09:23 AM
Are you purging a keg and hooking up gas to the airlock each time you take samples from the
spigot? If not what fills the void left by the existing beer?Also, I'm not sure a bucket would
Posted in thread: Need something to seal the hole for airlock in bucketfermentor on 07-26-2015 at 04:48 PM
You can just use a piece of sanitized foil and lay it on top when you cold crash. Tape it down
to keep it from coming off. guess you just read a few posts and went straight to the