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Posted in thread: fermenter in the dark on 07-11-2006 at 01:47 PM
I wrap mine with an old black t-shirt and hold it on with a rubber band. Works so far!
Posted in thread: Throw Me a Frickin' Bone here, would 'ya? on 07-06-2006 at 02:19 PM
My problems is ethal (sp?) alcohol. I'm confused???? Ethanol, also called Ethyl Alcohol, is
what we want in our beer. Well, at least I like to get drunk from time to time. :p
Posted in thread: What's Brewing This Weekend? (July 4th wknd) on 06-29-2006 at 03:57 PM
I'm hoping to bottle my Franziskaner clone, rack the spiced holiday ale and brew up a Caramel
Cream Ale this weekend, but that might not happen. We have been on a boil water restriction for
the past 3...
Posted in thread: Temp Correction Formula for Hydrometer on 06-29-2006 at 02:50 PM
You have the wrong formula. Here is the correct one:C = ((1.313454 - (0.132674*F) + (0.00205779
* F^2) - (0.000002627634 * F^2)))Where F = Temperature in degrees Fahrenheit.C =
CorrectionSo,CG = C + (...
Posted in thread: Type of keg I can use? on 06-28-2006 at 07:13 PM
I have had a tap system in my house much longer than I have been brewing. I decided to bottle
my first batch, so I didn't have to deal with purchasing additional equipment at first.Anyway,
I wanted to...
Posted in thread: bottle sanitizing on 06-27-2006 at 05:38 PM
If you use a bottle washer and Idophor to sanitize your bottles, do you have to wash them for 2
minutes (recommended contact time), or does rinsing them 1x and allowing them to dry suffice? I
Posted in thread: Money on 06-27-2006 at 05:34 PM
Mine normally runs about the same depending on what I brew. I'm still a n00b, but I'll be
starting my 4th batch this weekend. :ban:Anyway, my first brew was done via an ingredient kit
that was $24.95....
Posted in thread: I think I might try one tonight..... on 06-27-2006 at 02:51 PM
Sounds great.hey I just noticed you are right down the road from me. Could we get together some
time? I'd like to checkout your setup. I'm also just getting into this. Did you get your
supplies from S...
Posted in thread: I think I might try one tonight..... on 06-27-2006 at 01:44 PM
Well, I'm happy to report that it doesn't taste like vinegar. :ban: I chilled one down last
night for a couple of hours and it tasted decent. Initially the taste is of strong wheat,
followed by a slig...
Posted in thread: Getting ready... on 06-27-2006 at 01:12 PM
Since we're getting a keg of miller lite for the non-beer drinkersThat's funny! :p