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Posted in thread: Wyeast 3711 Starter Question on 05-13-2013 at 10:53 PM
I don't know about that yeast but I'm not sure an air lock is appropriate for starters. You
kinda want air to be able to get into the flask to provide o2. That's the purpose of the stir
plate. Move co...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Jacket on 05-12-2013 at 04:24 AM
I've seen peltiers as large as 300 watt. Check this out. You could stick one on either side
with heat sinks and create something of a cooling stack. That's if you needed that much
cooling. It works ...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Jacket on 05-12-2013 at 01:05 AM
What about the water block from a cpu liquid cooling system? I think you can get entire systems
for about 60 bucks. Maybe if you could find somewhere that only sells the blocks. I don't know
if you ca...
Posted in thread: yeast temperature on 05-11-2013 at 10:56 PM
I'm a programmer and database guy by day and do electronics tinkering in my other spare time.
It just made sense when I started brewing to stick some probes in there and take data. You can
check out e...
Posted in thread: yeast temperature on 05-11-2013 at 10:16 PM
And in case your a visual person, this is what you are ideally trying to do. This is two
batches going at once, each in it's own chest freezer. The red and purple are the freezer
temps, the blue and d...
Posted in thread: yeast temperature on 05-11-2013 at 10:04 PM
It's nearly impossible to assume an ambient temperature will result in a certain wort
temperature. The difference between the two will change during the course of the fermentation.
Your best bet is to...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Jacket on 05-11-2013 at 09:58 PM
I've always pondered building almost the same exact thing, peltier, microcontroller and all. I
bought a wine cooler at a garage sale recently and yanked the peltier out of it. I stuck it in
my old son...
Posted in thread: Alabama Homebrew Legislation 2013 on 05-10-2013 at 12:45 AM
Now I can brew outside! :mug:Please brew in the middle of the road for me. I always hoped I'd
get the opportunity before I left last year.
Posted in thread: Alabama Homebrew Legislation 2013 on 05-10-2013 at 12:44 AM
Con-friggin-cratulations Alabama! I guess now I don't have to worry about telling people where
I was when I started brewing!
Posted in thread: Wife Support on 05-06-2013 at 05:10 AM
Wow, big response. Thanks everyone. I even got both Yooper and Bobby_M. I feel special.Anyway,
she's mellowed. RoughandReadyRanch made a point about being obsessed with the process and
talking about i...
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