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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...
Posted in thread: bottle storage? on 09-26-2013 at 05:03 PM
I've got a bit of a dumb question... should I store my corked mead bottles on their side like I
would a wine bottle?
Posted in thread: Visiting Plano, TX... on 08-30-2013 at 10:40 PM
If you want to do a beer tour Saturday check out Lakewood Brewing Company or Deep Ellum Brewing
Company. You can't go wrong with one of the aforementioned food/beer joints. There's also
Posted in thread: Wine book/resources for experienced beer brewer? on 08-12-2013 at 04:57 PM
Thanks. That website is pretty old school (to use nice words...)
Posted in thread: Wine book/resources for experienced beer brewer? on 08-07-2013 at 03:57 PM
I've made some wine before and it turned out alright. I want to give it another shot with fresh
grapes this time. Of course, they are expensive, so I want to do a good job. I'm an experienced