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Posted in thread: Cut the compressor hump or build a collar? on 02-24-2014 at 05:07 PM
I'm looking for opinions on if I should cut the compressor hump or build a collar for my
mini-fridge (essentially which will be easier given the story I'm about to write).I'd like to
expand the fridge...
Posted in thread: Motorized Grain Mills: Time to show them off! on 01-20-2014 at 08:02 PM
Couple of posts in this thread really helped me with inspiration, so I figured I'd return the
favor. That's a lovejoy (spider) coupling into a 90° drill adapter which puts the center of
mass close eno...
Posted in thread: HELP: Down tube through Corny Keg Gas Post on 01-16-2014 at 07:27 PM
Vent completely (just leave the pull tab in the up position if you have a vent). Work fast.
Work in a bathtub (or put the keg in a sink or rubbermaid container). If it was beer I'd say
keep a bottle o...
Posted in thread: What happened to my pot? on 12-15-2013 at 12:59 PM
If that is happening after a wort boil, it looks like beer stone (hydroxylapatite) which is a
precipitate from calcium and phosphate. Could also be lime scale (hard water deposits, blame
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter Calculations: Zainesheff Vs. Troester on 09-13-2013 at 02:52 PM
I was following some of the stuff on the Woodland Brewing blog that dealt with lots of yeast
growth and handling issues. He was doing scope counts and everything. I was impressed with his
Posted in thread: What makes a good brewer? on 09-12-2013 at 05:19 PM
Sanitation.Cleanliness IS godliness when you are playing yeast-god.
Posted in thread: Alternative to Avery Mailing Labels on 08-30-2013 at 03:55 PM
I use the 2x4 avery labels but before sticking them on a bottle I slap them on a damp wash
cloth that has a generous helping of dish soap in it. There's still enough stick to keep the
label on through...
Posted in thread: Female 1/4" MFL to male 1/4" NPT on 07-12-2013 at 11:14 PM
Ok, so something like this has to exist but apparently I can't google well enough to find it. I
want a way to connect my threaded pin lock gas side QD (which I think is 1/4" male flare
thread) to a br...
Posted in thread: Add an acid to Palmer's water spreadsheet on 02-13-2013 at 07:28 PM
Haha, probably right, but I can't figure out how to get that website to estimate additions for
me, like Palmer's spreadsheet does. I've also tweeked a bunch of the "manual" fields in Palmers
Posted in thread: Add an acid to Palmer's water spreadsheet on 02-13-2013 at 06:44 PM
I did some googling and came up empty, but is there a way to add an acid to Palmer's water
spreadsheet? Specifically I want to add 2N H2SO4 as an option (~10% wt/wt).Thanks!