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Posted in thread: My score cards just arrived in the mail from my first competition! on 09-21-2010 at 01:28 AM
Awesome job man - keep up the great work!
Posted in thread: What to buy next? on 12-28-2009 at 11:11 PM
So somehow, I've been lucky enough to have friends and family that love to support my hobby and
received a few gift certificates to my local home brew shop (Brew & Grow in Chicago) and to
Posted in thread: Rubber Carboy Cap for a blow-off tube? on 12-02-2009 at 03:47 AM
I basically ripped the previous stopper in half when removing the airlock... now the new one is
too big and I can't get it to fit..
Posted in thread: Rubber Carboy Cap for a blow-off tube? on 12-02-2009 at 03:36 AM
A quick story and a question for everyone - when trying to remove my airlock from the lid of a
plastic fermentor I accidently ripped out the rubber stopper in the hole meaning I can't get an
Posted in thread: Brewing in a HOT apartment on 08-17-2009 at 09:41 PM
I love coming onto this forum and seeing the exact question I was going to ask already answered
with several great options. I think I'm off to check on the drip pan right after this...
Posted in thread: Cleaning Bottles? on 08-15-2009 at 04:09 AM
Hey all,If I've already scrubbed the bottles down with hot water to make sure there's no mold
or anything in them - do I need to use a bottle brush to scrub them down again with StarSan
just before bo...
Posted in thread: Question on Boiling on 07-23-2009 at 06:51 PM
Can you boil smaller quantities of water in other pots, get them to a boil then combine in your
brew pot and hopefully maintain the boil?Well - the main problem is getting the wort to boil
Posted in thread: Question on Boiling on 07-23-2009 at 05:17 PM
Yeah - I'm quickly learning that I could be dropping some major cash on this new hobby. So far
it's been limited to the basics but every time I go online or to the shop I see new toys that
would look ...
Posted in thread: Question on Boiling on 07-23-2009 at 04:48 PM
I've read a lot about people worrying about boil over when brewing.. but I have a problem of a
different sort.I can't tell if my stove just kinda sucks, but it takes damn near forever for my
wort to g...
Posted in thread: Rubber stopper problem on 05-31-2009 at 09:21 PM
So I'm in the process of brewing my second batch of beer... and racked it to a secondary
fermeter for the first time. Everything is going smoothly until now... My rubber stopper keeps
sliding up out o...