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Posted in thread: What to brew with Irish Ale Yeast? on 08-28-2015 at 01:45 PM
I use 004 as my house yeast. If you keep it cold it can be very clean (for an ale yeast). It
also ferments fast and flocs well. Typical profile is 64°x24h ramp 72° over 5 days then cold
crash @ day 12...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-28-2015 at 11:47 AM
Posted in thread: Belgian Tripel Advice on 07-19-2015 at 11:59 AM
A tripel will certainly benefit from some extended bulk aging. You could try keg conditioning.
I've had good luck with this for british styles (so much lower carbonation). Use a calculator
Posted in thread: Cold Break Brewing Microbrew Series Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-23-2015 at 02:24 PM
Posted in thread: Primo "Fill It Yourself" bottled water from Wally World?? on 06-23-2015 at 12:07 AM
I used to use the Primo water at my Walmart all the time for light colored grists. It always
let me hit the right mash pH based on calculations.However, hast time I used it I noticed that
there was a ...
Posted in thread: NHC 2016 Location? on 06-18-2015 at 12:12 PM
I swear my googling sucks when I can't find the announcement page for next year's NHC, but such
is life. The only thing I could find was a Reddit post that linked to a Facebook post that
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 06-14-2015 at 06:03 PM
Alright folks, I've sat and thought about it for a while and just can't seem to wrap my head
around what I need to change to accomplish what I want so it is time to crowd source an answer
from folks t...
Posted in thread: Marris otter Pilsner on 06-06-2015 at 12:24 PM
Can you lager it for 6 months? I forget what the actual number is, but IBU's drop over time. I
agree with JonM though. Just have a party and say "free beer!" It'll be gone before you know it
Posted in thread: Replacing mechanical thermostat with STC1000+ on 06-06-2015 at 12:18 PM
That's not quite right. You want to think of the STC as a switch that cuts the power to one leg
of the circuit (at least that's the way I as a chemist think about it). So your diagram looks
ok for the...
Posted in thread: Stc-1000+ on 06-03-2015 at 12:16 PM
I love this project! So much so that it finally pushed me over the edge on replacing the
mechanical thermostats in my ferm chambers with STC1000+'s. Check out the build here. Special
thanks to poster ...