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    ABOUT ME

  • Fencing,Rock Climbing,brewing and hitting the books
  • Biotech student
  • anything that has some bass
  • boondock saints
  • big bang theory
  • necroscope
  • Northumbria university
  • my dad started me off when i was 13 i brewed with him from kits for about a year. I gave up and focussed on training to get into the army but when i came out at 17 i started on kits again. at 19 i started mashing and brewing from there. now at 20 i have 2 demi johns 2 buckets, a pressure barrel and 2 grundy kegs i am in the process of setting up a 4 barrel system.
  • something truly unique watch this space.
  • Male
  • Engaged
  • Jarrow
  • Tyne and Wear

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Micro-Brewery on 11-12-2012 at 02:15 PM
    [*]I do, I use the taps in my kitchen to fill my 240 litre HLT.[*]I actually use a bit of a
    cheat, I fill some guttering with cleaning solution and do most of my washing in that, also it
    doubles as a ...

  • Posted in thread: Micro-Brewery on 11-10-2012 at 07:16 PM
    Not so much generous, more just people who dont understand the value of the kit I ask for. The
    set up has changed, its a 240 litre barrel as the HLT, boil and mash are done in 2 50 litre
    kegs and ferm...

  • Posted in thread: Element operating at lower power on 07-22-2012 at 05:07 PM
    Thanks for the replies guys, the confusion was that I thought you meant using smaller elements
    but it makes sense using the larger elements, I completely understand ohms law but like yousaid
    electrici...

  • Posted in thread: Element operating at lower power on 07-21-2012 at 06:33 PM
    I'm thinking about these replies I can see where pwm comes in but the moment the ssr goes on
    then the full 17 amps will go through which will trip my fusebox.Wiring multiple smaller
    elements in series...

  • Posted in thread: Element operating at lower power on 07-21-2012 at 05:45 PM
    Thanks for the reply guys, an ssr will be used, but ssr is simply a switch that would allow the
    full power to flow I'm not totally sure how to reduce the power, I was originally going to use
    resistors

  • Posted in thread: Element operating at lower power on 07-21-2012 at 04:58 PM
    Hey guysSo I'm trying to hook up the elements to my HLT and hop back but the perfect element I
    want (due to thread size and shape is 4kw which mauls my home electrics so I want to restrict
    the power g...

  • Posted in thread: Stripping paint off aluminium? on 06-24-2012 at 04:42 PM
    Hey I heard of using lye but I read it ruins the aluminium?

  • Posted in thread: Stripping paint off aluminium? on 06-24-2012 at 02:46 PM
    Hey guysI have loads of coors aluminium bottles but they same to have been electroplated, I was
    wondering if there are chemicals in the uk to get this stuff off.RegardsSaint

  • Posted in thread: Step up mashing on 06-13-2012 at 07:31 PM
    Hello siblings of the webI posted a short time ago about my microbrewery project and with
    regret finance has hindered me....So I donned my grinder and drill said a prayer and
    cannibalised a "difficult...

  • Posted in thread: Favorite Brewing Memories? on 04-28-2012 at 06:25 PM
    @looneybomber....your son did better then me, my first attempts ended up with caps at dodgy
    angles and alot of beer on the floor

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