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Posted in thread: Counterflow wort chiller DIY bust! on 11-01-2015 at 12:07 AM
I think its all about the length of the system. The more time the chiller has to work the
better. I can only imagine that adding the turbulent effect will increase efficiency.
Posted in thread: Rotating Sparge Arm on 05-17-2015 at 05:05 AM
Gotcha. Well, either way it definitely looks cool while in use. I'm glad I built it. A fun
project for diy nerds like me.
Posted in thread: Rotating Sparge Arm on 05-16-2015 at 03:43 PM
Aside from it looking great, I find that my overall efficiency is better when I take the proper
time to sparge using the rotating arm. I think the slow and controlled continuous downward
trickle of sp...
Posted in thread: Rotating Sparge Arm on 05-16-2015 at 03:38 PM
Please keep in mind that the drawings are messy and not to any kind of scale. I will try to
answer questions as best as I can.
Posted in thread: Rotating Sparge Arm on 05-16-2015 at 03:37 PM
278408278409278410this is a quick and dirty explanation of the rotating sparge arm I built.
There are three tubes involved. The overall main shaft (seen in diag C) is the largest tube and
is not alter...
Posted in thread: Rotating Sparge Arm on 05-16-2015 at 05:12 AM
Sorry the pictures are broken now. I'll see if I can just draw a quick diagram to explain the
fitting I built. Maybe dig up a couple of the original photos too.
Posted in thread: Rotating Sparge Arm on 08-09-2014 at 02:20 PM
Its because I can. When I was a kid... playing in a hose wasn't fun unless the sprinkler was
attached. LOLIt just looks cool. Thats all. Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Adding ball valve and thermo to 5gal pot? on 08-08-2014 at 05:11 PM
i did the same to my BK. works great!Sent from my iPhone using Home Brew
Posted in thread: Rotating Sparge Arm on 08-08-2014 at 04:45 PM
Hello everyone,This is a quick rundown of how I put together a rotating sparge arm for my home
brewery. This is a bit difficult to explain, but I hope with the pictures added to the
Posted in thread: Worst Commercial Beer You've Ever Had? on 07-04-2014 at 02:46 PM
About 14 years ago I had a beer in France called "Americas Best". It was all star spangly red
white and blue and caught my eye because ... well ... Merica!It tasted like rotten tomato
juice. It was be...