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Posted in thread: Are 5 min hop additions necessary if you're dry-hopping? on 04-01-2007 at 09:12 PM
I've heard strong opinions both way (dry hopping negates 5 min and under additions or they
don't). I agree with llarian though. I do under 5 min additions and dry hop.
Posted in thread: Do I need a starter? on 02-19-2007 at 06:12 AM
After my last brew I poured the majority of the yeast/trub mixture from my primary into a
sanitized plastic container and stored it in the fridge for about a week and a half. I am
brewing again tommor...
Posted in thread: sediment at end of keg on 01-17-2007 at 05:16 AM
is this common?
Posted in thread: Too much head on 01-17-2007 at 05:15 AM
Easy solution: get 6 ft of 3/16" line and you should be fine. That is basically what all the
websites and equations on balancing will tell you anyways. I had two short of line and I would
Posted in thread: sediment at end of keg on 01-17-2007 at 05:04 AM
So I have read and seen that sediment comes out of homebrew kegs in the first couple of
glasses. In my current keg, I have started getting very sedimenty glasses and the keg is just
about done. I did ...
Posted in thread: Balancing with cobra taps on 01-02-2007 at 05:26 PM
Midrex-I am currently running tow kegs at 12-13 psi with no foam with 6 ft of 3/16 line. My
fridge is at between 38-40 dgrees. I had 4ft of line for a couple of months and had super foamy
beer. I was ...
Posted in thread: CO2 Cylinder on 12-24-2006 at 03:23 AM
I had never heard of this. Maybe that is why my first tank ran out so fast even though I could
find no leaks.
Posted in thread: Taking kegs off the tank... on 12-24-2006 at 03:11 AM
As long as the kegs do not leak they will be the same when you reconnect them.
Posted in thread: too cold on 12-04-2006 at 06:27 AM
So it is winter now and if I leave for a day or two my house gets down into the mid 40's to low
50's, too cold for my ale yeasts. My fermentation stopped completely when I was gone for the
Posted in thread: Corney keg lid seal on 11-21-2006 at 12:21 AM
So if you guys fill your corney kegs with liquid and do not pressurize them and hold them
upside down, liquid does not come out around the edges of the lid?