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Posted in thread: 40 gallon Stout conical on 01-22-2017 at 01:56 AM
It is sold!
Posted in thread: HERMS mill gap on 01-17-2017 at 10:39 PM
I am at 0.045 as well with a monster mill. Good flow.
Posted in thread: HERMS system cloudy wort on 01-14-2017 at 05:18 PM
I use a combination manifold/stainless braid in the bottom of my mash tun and I get clear wort
in less than 15 min. I open my pump valve to give low flow for the first 5-10 min to set the
grain bed an...
Posted in thread: Voltage, Current, or Power? on 01-10-2017 at 09:09 PM
Other than the "cool" factor, how do you guys use this information? I have been brewing with
electric for 10 years and I have never pondered how many amps I was using.
Posted in thread: 55 gallon electric boil kettle on 01-10-2017 at 03:24 PM
The element couplings are 1" NPS.
Posted in thread: 30A eHerms recirculate boiling wort via herms coil to heat strike water for back2back on 01-09-2017 at 05:40 PM
I recirculate thru my plate chiller for 5 minutes to sanitize the chiller. I have not had
problems with pump cavitation. YMMV. As rocketbrewer points out, only one way to find out!
Posted in thread: Non Stainless Steel Volume Measuring Stick? on 01-08-2017 at 07:16 PM
I use a white plastic spoon from northern brewer. I used a sharpie marker for the volume marks.
Posted in thread: Altbier yeast question on 01-06-2017 at 03:03 AM
34/70 will make a great altbier.
Posted in thread: Cleaning a Plate Chiller on 01-05-2017 at 07:08 PM
I must be a lucky SOB because I have never had problems with mine. I never use pellet hops and
I also use a large stainless hose braid to filter out the whole hops which in turn filter trub.
Posted in thread: Temp Controlling a Conical Fermenter on 01-05-2017 at 07:03 PM
I use a 40 gallon stout conical in an upright freezer with Johnson controller. I brew primarily
lagers and it works great.