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Posted in thread: Pump shaft and flange misalignment on 06-16-2015 at 12:38 AM
Thanks for the reply, Walter. The newest pump box actually has no separating wall -- I
suspected that was causing problems, so I wanted to avoid that this time around.No, I never
messed with the pump ...
Posted in thread: Pump shaft and flange misalignment on 06-10-2015 at 05:20 PM
I've had a couple march pumps for many years now and they've increasingly been unreliable. They
symptom they exhibit is that they will start making a low rattling sound shortly before they
turn into a...
Posted in thread: Issues with keezer + bevseal on 04-07-2015 at 01:56 AM
Thanks, I've seen a couple of those. Interesting suggestion to add 1 PSI for every 2000 ft in
elevation... here in Colorado Springs, I'm a bit over 6000 ft.I suppose I can play with the
Posted in thread: Issues with keezer + bevseal on 04-06-2015 at 03:51 PM
I recently decided to rebuild all my keezer serving equipment (beer lines, co2 lines,
regulators... pretty much everything). I decided to give BevSeal 3/16" beer line a try. I ended
up making things a...
Posted in thread: Camlock o-ring replacement (and food safety) on 05-24-2014 at 10:45 PM
I've accumulated a few different variations of camlocks over the years, and unfortunately some
are more difficult to lock than others. After some experimenting, the o-ring seems to be the
cause..So I ...
Posted in thread: When is it time to transfer my flanders red to barrel? on 04-28-2014 at 04:32 PM
I imagine you'd be fine either way... but if it's doing fine as it is, I might let it sit. That
beer is actually still in the barrel! It has some vanilla notes for sure, but doesn't seem
overly oaky. ...
Posted in thread: When is it time to transfer my flanders red to barrel? on 04-27-2014 at 06:14 PM
I've had some more experience with barrel aged sours since starting this thread. What exactly
are you interested in? I'd say in general moving to barrel should wait at least a week or two
Posted in thread: POR-15 to prevent rust on camco heating elements? on 03-30-2014 at 02:06 PM
I don't want to just let it rust... that's the whole point of this thread. Even if it were a
purely aesthetic problem, I still want to prevent it.
Posted in thread: POR-15 to prevent rust on camco heating elements? on 03-30-2014 at 03:56 AM
I'm putting together my electric brewery. I've been using my HLT extensively for sous-vide
while I finish up the enclosure and software. I've noticed a lot of rust, and since sometimes I
leave water i...
Posted in thread: ideal long term storage temp on 10-03-2013 at 07:16 PM
I've got a spare room in the basement, about 8' x 15' x 8'. I'm thinking about getting a cheap
window unit and temp controller to keep the room at a suitable temp for storing beer.
Obviously, it's a p...