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Posted in thread: Should I buy this cooler setup? on 08-15-2016 at 11:23 AM
One additional suggestion, that's already been at least hinted at above: if you plan to make
BIG beers, consider going with an even larger, rectangular cooler. I recently just about maxed
out by 10 ga...
Posted in thread: Should I buy this cooler setup? on 08-11-2016 at 07:43 PM
I guess that is a little off... Depending.... A bulkhead adapter, attachment to false bottom or
screen, tubing etc. that's pretty fair. :mug: I'd still lean towards Bargain Fittings or
Posted in thread: Should I buy this cooler setup? on 08-11-2016 at 06:42 PM
My recommendation also.I have a 10 gallon tun and have nearly maxed it out a couple of times
for a 9-10% alcohol brew. If you want high ABV brews the 5 gallon one will leave you
wanting.added: If you ...
Posted in thread: Carbonating. on 08-08-2016 at 04:51 PM
That depends on your idea of what's best... Quickest? Easiest / least need to tweak? Least use
of bottled CO2?What I typically do these days is keg the beer, then put it on 20-25 PSI for 2-3
Posted in thread: ...building a keezer but this dang shelf is takin up ALL the room on 08-05-2016 at 01:30 PM
Also, take a look around the forum for keezer collars. It's a fairly simple project to remove
the door, install a couple 2x6's or 2x8's to "extend the rim" of the freezer itself, then
reinstall the do...
Posted in thread: Beer Line Cleaning Question on 07-28-2016 at 03:27 PM
I've been using a couple ideas found here on HBT for a while now to use my brewing pump to
recirculate my lines... Essentially, I have a 2 or 3 gallon beverage cooler (used for mashing 1
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-26-2016 at 07:32 PM
Count me in, thank you very much.
Posted in thread: Hastings Brew Works Giveaway on 07-06-2016 at 04:01 PM
Sign me up!
Posted in thread: inr brewing - basement brewery build on 06-27-2016 at 09:58 PM
Maybe a stainless float ball to ensure you're adding water to the top of the MLT fluid surface,
instead of a tube that can just sink into the grain bed?Also, not sure why that sanitary siphon
Posted in thread: inr brewing - basement brewery build on 06-27-2016 at 07:58 PM
Are you batch or fly sparging? The sparging picture, if you're fly sparging, might explain some
of your efficiency problems. That looks like a setup tailor made for channeling - the sparse
water is go...