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Posted in thread: First disaster brew day on 10-23-2015 at 05:13 AM
Wow! The leg on that burner folded like a taco. I have similar burners on my wood 3 tier brew
stand. Maybe it's time to retire the wood and weld up something more industrial for safety.
Having six gal...
Posted in thread: IPA's are bad. on 10-17-2015 at 07:43 PM
Love IPAs. Just brewed one yesterday.
Posted in thread: Men: Getting snipped. Yay or nay? on 10-17-2015 at 05:27 AM
Yay for sure. Before the procedure the female doctor asked me what I had been using for
contraception. After an awkward pause and slowly mumbling "I pull out", The doctor laughed and
said "well now yo...
Posted in thread: Shattered on 10-16-2015 at 01:42 PM
Scary! Glad to hear you did not seriously get hurt. I am thinking of this more now that I am
lowering 6.5 gallon fermenters into the chest freezer.
Posted in thread: Recipe HELP on 10-10-2015 at 11:49 AM
Check out the English brown ale section in recipes. There are a bunch on there. I have made a
few of Yoopers recipes and they have been great.
Posted in thread: Upgrading my equipment help on 10-08-2015 at 03:44 AM
If you have room and a small budget, build a wood 3-tier Gravity brew stand. Use a cooler for a
mash tun and two 10 gallon pots with weldless fittings for valves/thermometer/sight glass. It
may be ugl...
Posted in thread: Retiring Mother of fermentation chamber on 10-08-2015 at 01:34 AM
B-boy, I did put it in warm (70F). Thank you, I will follow your advise. Aside from that minor
hiccup, it is awesome. I came home today and it was 65 degrees. no worrying about ice, just the
sound of ...
Posted in thread: Retiring Mother of fermentation chamber on 10-07-2015 at 05:37 PM
I will use vodka in the air lock, but it would take a lot for the blow off bucket. I will try
the loop in the hose idea. Thanks!
Posted in thread: Retiring Mother of fermentation chamber on 10-07-2015 at 01:53 PM
It was fun to put together and served its purpose, but if I would have known how easy a chest
freezer and controller keep temps in check, I would have gone this route to start with. Only
thing I notic...
Posted in thread: Bottle Bomb this morning on 10-07-2015 at 01:09 PM
I had this problem with two batches in a row. After I got my new mill I was brewing like crazy
and bottled too early. I just dumped mine, but I am curious how yours will turn out.