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Posted in thread: Just Bought A New Kettle: Questions on 08-21-2013 at 01:41 AM
Hey Congrats on the new pot - 94 bucks for a ten gallon, thick walled pot doesn't seem too bad.
Kettles new without a bulkhead are usually a bit more than that. It shouldn't be too thick for
Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 08-21-2013 at 01:12 AM
Thanks for this thread! This will hopefully save me time and money in the future! I harvested
three pints of 3724 that I look forward to trading with friends and using for my future
saisons.Next up is...
Posted in thread: Wheat beer dropped clear in bottle after 1 week? on 08-16-2013 at 11:41 PM
All of the wheat beers that I've brewed have been really quite clear. I only primary, and
usually for 3-5 weeks. I've never found a taste problem with them - SWMBO keeps asking me to
Posted in thread: Lemon Wheat on 05-05-2013 at 06:51 PM
I would skip the secondary and just let it sit 1 more week in the primary. The yeast will clean
up the beer a bit more. I think you just need to use your hydrometer over a few days and see if
Posted in thread: Stir Plate Build on 02-21-2013 at 02:20 AM
Nicely done! Very efficient design at a low cost it seems.
Posted in thread: Stir Plate Build on 02-16-2013 at 06:58 PM
I wound up using a 10/32 screw with nuts to adjust the spacing. As far as centering it was
really trial and error until it didn't throw the stir bar as often. The washer is great as it
gives metal for...
Posted in thread: Stir Plate Build on 02-16-2013 at 03:57 PM
Yeah - the top is actually acrylic, but the idea for seeing the innards is exactly what i was
going for - Thanks for the feedback!
Posted in thread: Stir Plate Build on 02-16-2013 at 02:31 AM
Well, I haven't been able to brew in a while as we will be moving into a house soon, but that
has freed me up to do a stir plate build!:) [ame=" YouTube Version[/ame] shows it in action.
Let me know ...
Posted in thread: OG WAY too low on extract batch on 02-03-2013 at 06:53 PM
I guess one other thing that hasn't been mentioned is to check what temperature the wort was at
when you took your reading. It could be off due to a higher temp reading.
Posted in thread: Bottle Questions on 02-02-2013 at 06:58 PM
owell ill stick to one scoop for my 12 gallon cooler now, and what is a "dobie" uniondr?A
brillo pad or green scrubbie - just something abrasive that will take the glue off. I
personally use my finger...