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Posted in thread: Nitro question on 02-14-2016 at 04:44 AM
I just got my nitro tap about 3 months ago so I am by no means an expert but I have done it
both ways. Simply hook it up to the beer gas at like 35PSI and wait a few weeks or carb it
first with CO2 to...
Posted in thread: Will wort chiller work below freezing? on 02-09-2016 at 09:03 PM
Alright - that's what I thought. I'll just have to remember to put the harden hose inside my
house the night before - thanks guys :)Yeah definitely remember to do that. Its not fun thawing
your hose o...
Posted in thread: Gelatin vs cold crash on 02-09-2016 at 08:46 PM
I rarely use gelatin just because I'm lazy but I used to use it all the time. It will certainly
speed up how long it takes for the beer to become clear but it will get just as clear by just
Posted in thread: Help me clone Victory Hop Ranch on 02-05-2016 at 06:50 AM
Anyone looking to make this HopsDirect has 1lb 2015 Azacca pellets and whole for like $12/lb
right now. That's like 1/2 what I paid for a lb last year. I picked up a pound of each. I would
have done m...
Posted in thread: 5500w element taking a long time to heat on 02-05-2016 at 06:37 AM
I personally think the COFI is too expensive although they aren't really marked up much from
the actual costs. I had the company that manufacturers the COFI for the Brew-Boss make me my
own SS basket ...
Posted in thread: 5500w element taking a long time to heat on 02-05-2016 at 06:28 AM
I leave it for almost every part of the process. You need to be there when its starts to reach
its boil to prevent a boil over but other than that its fairly hands off. When I'm doing a 5G
batch in th...
Posted in thread: 5500w element taking a long time to heat on 02-05-2016 at 06:20 AM
during the boil I tried to lower the temp but was unable to do it fast enough. I almost had a
boil over but lucky I had the kill switch. Turn off the element and everything was ok. With the
brew boss ...
Posted in thread: Basic electric burner on 02-04-2016 at 06:25 PM
As a fellow cheapskate and believer in the KISS principle, I believe you've reached the right
conclusion.I've been doing BIAB with a 1500W 120V element and a Hot Rod heat stick in an
insulated 6 gallo...
Posted in thread: Brew Boss Systems on 02-03-2016 at 04:19 AM
I used to really stress about getting clear wort into the fermentor but I stopped caring about
a year ago and I've not noticed any difference in the taste or quality of my beer. I have a hop
Posted in thread: [Initial Release] RaspberryPints - Digital Taplist Solution on 01-26-2016 at 09:21 PM
Since I run my rpints on a tablet and I don't use the flow meters I wanted a cheap and dirty
way to track pours. I think I may have mentioned in this thread before that I was working on
some touch con...