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Posted in thread: Questions on bottle: from primary to bottling bucket with priming sugar. on 05-19-2015 at 11:30 PM
Your LHBS is correct. Continue to reward them with your brewing $$$. :rockin:It's odd your
bottling bucket is only 5. Almost all beer kits I've seen/held had the same two 6.5G buckets.
One with a hole...
Posted in thread: Non Water based Wort Chillers? on 05-18-2015 at 02:34 PM
All of ours are huge 3' x6' and a couple even larger. Probably tens of thousands of CFM. I'm
just the maintenance guy who checks on their health and reports any issues to the Facility Mgr.
who calls i...
Posted in thread: Thermocouple & Thermowell Fitting on 05-17-2015 at 03:15 AM
I wouldn't know the exact size of your threads.The ones I have installed have been 1/4-28You
may find a watertight T/C for cheaper than the 'well and bulkhead you'd need.Something like
this with an O-...
Posted in thread: Thermocouple & Thermowell Fitting on 05-17-2015 at 01:33 AM
Your T/C is designed to be 'bottomed' out in a 3/8-1/2" deep hole.Because of the braiding, it
is not sealed.You need a very short thermowell, such as: one may even be too long.'da Kid
Posted in thread: Patience sucks on 05-15-2015 at 02:29 AM
So here I am, by week six I have received a $500 credit card bill, and untold riches emptying
beer bottles, and already have plans to go to the HB store for 1 or more fermentation buckets
and maybe an...
Posted in thread: Anyone here use mini-kegs? on 05-13-2015 at 09:12 PM
I can recommend these folks Greg: for two to me was $15I also purchased a 4-pack of 3-gallon
cornies. A few fit perfectly on the bottom shelf of the beer fridge. I also have a couple
gallons left ove...
Posted in thread: Non Water based Wort Chillers? on 05-12-2015 at 09:21 PM
We use these in room conditioning ductwork: is just one brand)Some of ours have chilled water
while another right after it will have hot water circulating through it.I will add that you
should try to...
Posted in thread: Easy weldless/solderless bulkhead for Coleman 48 qt rectangular cooler? on 05-09-2015 at 10:51 PM
I'd use a threaded brass nipple of appropriate length. threaded coupling outside the cooler.
threaded SharkBite connector on the inside for the manifold. release tool Kid
Posted in thread: Anyone here use mini-kegs? on 05-08-2015 at 08:30 PM
Greg, Pick one up full of beer for $6 more.Almost all the imports are the right type of
keg.Heineken is not. 'da Kid
Posted in thread: Wild Basement Funk on 05-07-2015 at 03:53 PM
Cool experiment, especially for those of us with funky basements. :DWhy wouldn't you use this
batch for a starter as opposed to taking another chance fermentation?'da Kid