Last Activity:03-06-2014 4:06 PM
2 Likes on 2 Posts
Posted in thread: Oats as a main ingredient? on 02-27-2014 at 06:21 PM
You can actually buy malted oats and they have the proper enzymes to convert. You can even make
100% oat beers, although I would guess that a stuck mash would still be a problem. Quick oats
Posted in thread: 12 volt refridgerator or keg holder? on 01-20-2014 at 05:38 PM
For short term use it would be fine. I wouldn't leave it with beer in the coils for long term
though. Pre-fermentation wort has a ph of above 5, whereas post fermentation the pH is well
below 5. This ...
Posted in thread: Official Broken Hydrometer Count on 01-17-2014 at 05:16 PM
Ha! I should have looked for this thread sooner. I have broken 41043 total
Posted in thread: Acidifying my Sparge water, not necessary at my alkalinity? on 12-05-2013 at 06:26 PM
You don't want the pH to go above a certain value, but the acidity of the malt helps that not
happen. I acidify my sparge water to about pH 6, but unless you sparge way too long that the
malt loses al...
Posted in thread: What Sanitisers and Cleaners are used. on 08-21-2013 at 01:56 PM
I have inadvertently scorched my new kettle :-(. PBW is not working on a couple quarter sized
spots that I just can't seem to get clean even with a green scrubber and a lot of elbow
Posted in thread: Winnipeg Brew Bombers Present: The Half Pints Pro/Am Brew Challenge on 08-16-2013 at 09:10 PM
Sweet; I will be getting in on this.
Posted in thread: Stout Tanks 40G Conical on 08-12-2013 at 07:41 PM
Thanks. I filled one up with 30 gallons of pale ale yesterday and the glycol tubing looks to be
working well. I am hopeful for lager brewing ability.
Posted in thread: Stout Tanks 40G Conical on 08-09-2013 at 08:03 PM
I thought I would post some pics of my new fermenters. I bought 2 40 gallon conicals from Stout
Tanks. I haven't used them yet but I have one rigged up with glycol tubing and foam insulation
and will ...
Posted in thread: What Sanitisers and Cleaners are used. on 08-09-2013 at 03:58 PM
Not sure if this has been asked but I can't find it anywhere. I want to use Bar Keeper's Friend
to CIP my fermenters (cleaning and passivating) but I'm am not sure how much to use. What
Posted in thread: 240v Wiring Help? on 07-15-2013 at 05:01 PM
Maybe I am crazy but how does that pot control the relay?