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Posted in thread: How do you measure wort pH during sparging? on 01-28-2016 at 11:55 AM
The way I always measure pH is using a metal mixing bowl inside a larger plastic bowl filled
with ice water. Put the sample in the metal bowl and swirl it while it's sitting in the bigger
bowl. Takes ...
Posted in thread: How to make AMAZING IPA on 09-26-2015 at 03:52 PM
Sounds like it could be water related or tannins. An oz of bittering shouldn't make it
Posted in thread: Methods for Removing Oxiclean Residue on 08-26-2015 at 02:41 PM
PBW leaves a slick residue on my equipment after draining it and rinsing it a couple of times.
I rinse it with Starsan after and it gets rid of it easily.
Posted in thread: What is causing this off flavor? on 08-12-2015 at 02:33 PM
I've been having the same problem with off flavors. Beer will taste great before kegging and
will eventually get the sherry, fruity flavor and turn a lot darker. I looked through various
forums for we...
Posted in thread: No power to element. on 05-08-2013 at 11:28 AM
Sounds obvious but did you hit the pushbutton to energize the contactor's coil?
Posted in thread: Wiring Sanity check on 04-12-2013 at 04:25 PM
I think you are going to need a little more detailed pics of where the wires start and end
(especially the black wires) . It's hard to tell in the big bundles exactly what wire goes
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 04-03-2013 at 04:31 PM
The video looks like when they were at the pub before Hurricane Irene took them out. The system
he is using in the video is a lot different than what he is using now. They made many different
Posted in thread: Modobrew's Electric Brewery Build on 04-02-2013 at 01:24 PM
What size HERMS coil did you get? I'm building a HERMS system right now and have the exact pot
(Concord 80qt) you do. I bought the 14" coil from stainlessbrewing and it just barely fit in
the pot. I h...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 03-23-2013 at 06:01 PM
Went to the Alchemist again today. Outta beer until Monday but got a teaser sample. Took a
picture of what looked like some sort of yeast harvesting container. The fermenting conicals
were all hooked ...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 03-20-2013 at 05:53 PM
I bought one a couple months ago. I still haven't gotten to use it yet. I found the can while I
was read Scott's site He got a 150g can according to his post but it equalled around 26 hop