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Posted in thread: Thinking of opening an online homebrew supply store, need help finding wholesalers on 08-22-2016 at 01:43 PM
I know this is an old post but wondering how this worked out for you Jbrooke?
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Manifold - Weighing It Down? on 01-13-2015 at 08:56 PM
Awesome. Thanks guys. I have a moderate grain bill I will try this on. I want to have it 'down'
before I do my Pliny batch. Prefer not to mess that up :)
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Manifold - Weighing It Down? on 01-13-2015 at 08:10 PM
All you have to do is fill it with water. Open your valve - the air will drain out, it will
fill up with water, and you'll be good.Huh? I fill it with what water? The water for mashing?
Then drain som...
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Manifold - Weighing It Down? on 01-12-2015 at 02:55 PM
How do you know it floated? Can you see it under 8 lbs of grain?Yep, actually saw it floating
up. And like tjpfeister said, the batch efficiency was retarded low. I may just weigh it down
to be on the...
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Manifold - Weighing It Down? on 01-08-2015 at 04:27 AM
That's good to hear then. I did a light batch with less than 8 and it floated a bit. Not
typical I have a grain bill less than 10. Thanks guys
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Manifold - Weighing It Down? on 01-06-2015 at 04:02 PM
Hello -I'm in the process of doing a DYI CPVC manifold for my mash tun. Problem I am currently
having is the manifold floats up in the back. I need some way to weigh it down. Wondering if
any one has ...
Posted in thread: When Do You Typically Start Diacetyl Rests? on 12-20-2014 at 05:05 PM
If the brewing process is fine enough as not to produce diacetyl, why add another step to the
process in order to fix something that doesn't exist? If you have to do an diacetyl rest on
every lager pr...
Posted in thread: When Do You Typically Start Diacetyl Rests? on 12-19-2014 at 09:14 PM
For lagers, I will start the diacetyl rest when the beer is 75% done, generally around
1.020-1.022 or so. That's usually 5-7 days, but not always.For ales, I rarely do a diacetyl
rest unless using a y...
Posted in thread: When Do You Typically Start Diacetyl Rests? on 12-19-2014 at 07:53 PM
I've read a lot of different posts/forums/articles and whatever on this subject.I can't say
I've had a problem with Diacetyl but nonetheless I'm still trying to practice it.I'm curious to
when you typ...
Posted in thread: Looking For Kegging Setup on 12-04-2014 at 04:31 PM
These look good man. Thanks for sharing this