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Posted in thread: Another water report - Comments welcomed on 07-09-2013 at 04:30 PM
The only real water treatments I've ever done in 10 years of brewing have been to my hoppy
beers. Tasty McDole sent me an " ideal pale ale" treatment that I've always used with good
results. I treat a...
Posted in thread: Another water report - Comments welcomed on 07-09-2013 at 03:15 PM
We get our water from the same location (Crystl Spring) and get twice yearly reports. Looking
back there is minimal difference between the current report and the previous. Like I said I am
Posted in thread: Another water report - Comments welcomed on 07-09-2013 at 02:51 PM
I'd like to piggyback (and hopefully not highjack) onto this discussion. Our water supplier
(Western Virginia Water Authority) has been kind enough to create a water page for homebrewers.
My water sup...
Posted in thread: Oops... on 08-09-2011 at 09:39 PM
The hardware guy just picked out a 1-1/2" long ss bolt that had a rounded head that was
slightly larger than the hole was (1-1/2"?), a couple of stainless washers (one on the inside
and one on the out...
Posted in thread: Oops... on 08-09-2011 at 07:44 PM
Got it taken care of at the Hardware for $3.47:rockin:
Posted in thread: Oops... on 08-06-2011 at 02:42 PM
In order to punch the accidental 1-1/4" hole out, I had to drill a 1/2" pilot hole with the
step bit. The piece of metal is bent all to hell from the punch. I already punched a 13/16"
hole somewhere e...
Posted in thread: Oops... on 08-06-2011 at 02:21 PM
Except I used a greenlee punch and it has a 1/2" pilot hole drilled in it. A friend suggested a
1" or 1-1/4" threaded ss bolt and a couple of washers with a nut. I can use one of my silicone
Posted in thread: Oops... on 08-05-2011 at 01:22 AM
Hey all. I have been in the process of changing over to electric. Marcus is building my control
panel for me and I've been preparing all of the keggles. Well, today I had one more hole to
punch in my ...
Posted in thread: MoreBeer B3-1500 Brew Sculpture in VA on 07-23-2011 at 10:28 PM
Posted in thread: Control Panel Design on 07-21-2011 at 02:23 PM
I'm on it today. Will pick up the tape at my Hardware while I'm out. Also, while I was down
there re-wiring the dryer outlet, I noticed in the hot water heater panel several wires
connected in it's pa...