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Posted in thread: 5 gallon glass carboys-OLD ones on 05-01-2008 at 11:11 PM
i dont know about antique value, but they work well as fermentors. I have an old 5 gallon glass
bottle myself the date is always printed on the bottom mine is from 1930 i think. what does
your say?Im ...
Posted in thread: 5 gallon glass carboys-OLD ones on 05-01-2008 at 08:29 PM
I just bought 3 5 gallon glass carboys at a garage sale for 6 bucks a piece. Planning on using
them for brewing. But they look old, and are blue/green glass...Could these be worth more money
Posted in thread: Yeast (too old) or (too much) on 05-01-2008 at 08:26 PM
You might want to check the gravity of your beer before transfering to secondary...Check it 3
days in a row to make sure it hasnt changed before transfering to secondary. I secondary all my
Posted in thread: need help tonight...coopers extract on 03-30-2008 at 06:43 AM
I'm getting ready to put mine in the primary also. Was wondering how much water you filled your
primary to. I think it says you can go anywhere from 5-6 gallons. Also, did you just pour in
the yeast t...
Posted in thread: buying grain? on 03-30-2008 at 04:23 AM
My LHBS lets you buy grain by the bag at a discount rate....Like 80 cents a pound for 2
row...But the great part is...You get to keep your grain with the rest of his, and he just
keeps track of how mu...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 03-30-2008 at 04:20 AM
I just made this today for my first AG.... It went pretty good after I got back from the
hospital...Stepped on a rusty nail before brewing and had to get a tetnis shot.... Used all my
new gear, new co...
Posted in thread: need help tonight...coopers extract on 03-29-2008 at 08:21 AM
Don't be surprised if you really like it too mate! I have brewed this a couple of times and
it's NOT BAD. It's better than Corona! I would have suggested a secondary, as anyone expecting
Corona would ...
Posted in thread: Star San on 03-29-2008 at 08:07 AM
If I Remember Correctlythanks...I just ordered some ph strips from ebay... 4 bucks got me 100
strips...thought it was a good deal..
Posted in thread: Star San on 03-29-2008 at 05:43 AM
Oh, as long as it stays under a ph of 3.5 IIRC. I got a batch of starsan going on 3 or 4 weeks
now. Just keep it sealed from the air and it will last a good long time. I usually keep it
until it gets ...
Posted in thread: need help tonight...coopers extract on 03-29-2008 at 03:38 AM
ok, its going in the keg in an hour or so...thanks