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Posted in thread: Don't crush where you brew? on 05-25-2016 at 01:41 PM
I'm not disbelieving anything you said, but I want to get something out there. I live in
Wisconsin; I've wondered how much of the problems various brewers have are related to where
they live. If it's ...
Posted in thread: Don't crush where you brew? on 05-23-2016 at 04:26 PM
What people are missing here may not be obvious to the home brewer who makes a batch, drinks a
batch, and rebrews.I have multiple vessels going at several times up to 6 carboys and 1
conical. If mill,...
Posted in thread: Don't crush where you brew? on 05-23-2016 at 03:50 PM
people get WAY too crazy with sanitizing everything. You will have no problem milling withing
inches of your brew equipment. I brew, and do everything in a 10 foot by 8 foot brew room with
Posted in thread: How many batches at one time on 05-18-2016 at 05:34 PM
i typically brew (2) 5 gallon batches on the same day. With the right set up, i can do both all
grain with just an extra 1.5 hours added to the brew day. When those are ready to keg, i start
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 05-18-2016 at 04:05 PM
i have missed a couple in the last few months. I did (4) 5 gallon IPA's, 5 gallons of wookie
jack clone, 5 gallons porter, (3) 5 gallon batches oat stout, and 5 gallons brown.thats 50
gallons. 8507.5 ...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 05-18-2016 at 04:02 PM
I'm making a Heff, 5.5 gallons and 2 gallons of experimental cider 8496.5 + 7.5 = 8504there is
a how many gallons of cider thread as well ;)
Posted in thread: 2nd year rhizome growth on 05-17-2016 at 10:25 PM
Thanks for infoRight now it is in sandy soil, but that is my soil.I have raspberries/grapes
growing in the same soil.I try to mix in some compost.Maybe I will pull the out buy some decent
soil & ferti...
Posted in thread: 2nd year rhizome growth on 05-17-2016 at 01:33 PM
odd. im in idaho, so different soil, but you should see A LOT more than that. My hops sprouted
over a month ago, when it was still dipping down to the low 30s at night. They both look like
Posted in thread: How many batches at one time on 05-17-2016 at 12:15 PM
I usually have at least one going, sometimes two and three. For me, a lot of it depends on what
I have in the fermentor. Some brews I leave in the fermentor for a month or more, so I have one
or two p...
Posted in thread: C02 regulator problems on 05-16-2016 at 11:23 AM
Assuming the cylinder isn't going through some dramatic temperature change, the upward drift
suggests a breach in the diaphragm or the seal of same against the regulator body (not the
bonnet - that ca...