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Posted in thread: Holding mash temps. on 11-28-2015 at 04:33 AM
Fuel mixes that contain isobutane fare better verses pure propaneThat seems counterintuitive.
For a given temp, isoC4 has a lower vapor pressure than propane. I assume the reasons cold
temps cause a p...
Posted in thread: What is the best crush size for biab? on 11-28-2015 at 04:25 AM
Yeah you want to "dough in" by pouring the grain slowly and moving the water back and forth
using the mash paddle in your other hand. It's rare to see a dough ball doing it this way.I
just put the who...
Posted in thread: Features to look for in a TDS meter on 11-27-2015 at 09:42 PM
What's 342 soln. ?It's a calibration solution.
Posted in thread: Features to look for in a TDS meter on 11-27-2015 at 09:10 PM
Inspired by your questions, I bought the TDS meter linked above by KPBrews and it came in
today. 5 minutes ago I calibrated it in some 342 solution then tested my water, Houston's
finest tap. 150 ppm....
Posted in thread: Tips for huge beer using biab on 11-25-2015 at 07:29 PM
I think the mash is so thick the thermapen hits pockets of air. This mash is shoveled instead
of being stirred. Going to be interesting. Let's see what I get for gravity readings after an
hour of mash...
Posted in thread: Questions About 120V Electric Breweries and Which to Choose on 11-25-2015 at 02:36 PM
Take this as anecdotal, but...I am in metal manufacturing. Every piece of equipment I own,
breaks, shears, saws, formers etc, are all 240 or 480, made of heavy steel, being used hands on
every day all...
Posted in thread: Brau Supply on 11-25-2015 at 04:01 AM
I hope this is not the case....having just ordered one...LOL. The 9 gallon pot is an upgrade to
the mini system that is suppose to help brew higher Abv beers. If a single element doesn't
bring it to a...
Posted in thread: Brau Supply on 11-22-2015 at 08:35 PM
I'm curious, could you recommend this system if I wanted to just boil my wort in this and mash
using a regular cooler setup? While the BIAB and mash circulation seems nice, I think I would
prefer to j...
Posted in thread: Dry Hop Infuser, stainless for CHEAP.. on 11-20-2015 at 01:20 PM
Simple and cheap! Awesome.I will throw it out there that 2-3 ounces of hops in that thing is
going to be pushing it. I've got one of those corny keg dry hoppers from arbor fab (2.75" x
11.5") and 3 ou...
Posted in thread: Questions About 120V Electric Breweries and Which to Choose on 11-20-2015 at 12:07 AM
So if I went brausupply...do you think there is a big difference in the quality of beer coming
out of the tabletop system and the pro system? Basically what I'm getting at is that I want the