Last Activity:12-24-2013 9:44 AM
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Posted in thread: Blichmann beer gun use on 12-10-2013 at 12:00 PM
I will try that too. Any ides on where all my carbonation went? Did it Come out of solution and
pressurize the head space?I would guess that your beer was never that carbed to begin with, or
you left ...
Posted in thread: Calling all Blichmann 20gal pot owners on 12-09-2013 at 05:20 PM
I have a HERMS with a 15 gal Blichmann, and used to just place the hose through the top of the
kettle and holding it in place with the weight of the lid. It worked, but was inconvenient if I
Posted in thread: Blichmann beer gun use on 12-09-2013 at 04:18 PM
I have tried using less pressure and have had mixed results. The best results I get is when the
keg is at normal dispensing pressure. Make sure you chill the gun and hose down first though,
to reduce ...
Posted in thread: Another Web Based Temperature Controller on 06-05-2013 at 07:45 PM
Very interesting. Have you tried it, or know anyone who has? Looks like a potentially worthy
competitor to other controllers.
Posted in thread: Single Tier, 3 Pump, BCS-462, Automated Rig on 05-31-2013 at 04:52 PM
Jon, I've been reviewing also using HSIs on the burners. If the burner goes out, does it
Posted in thread: Increasing Efficiency on 05-02-2013 at 12:16 AM
My understanding is that if your overall efficiency is too high (80% +) you suffer from a
tannin taste in your beer. That being said, my mash efficiency is usually between 70-75%.
Posted in thread: Increasing Efficiency on 05-01-2013 at 09:12 PM
Measured Efficiency - Brewhouse efficiency based on volume, and gravity measured into the
fermenter.My measured efficiency is running in the high 60s (percentage), and I'd like to
increase it to the l...
Posted in thread: Blichmann Top Tier burner arm mount clone. on 03-06-2013 at 02:42 AM
How wide/far apart are the mounting arms at where they mount to your rig? I'm trying something
similar, but mounting to 2'' square stock. What ga. metal did you use?
Posted in thread: Price for welding on 02-28-2013 at 04:09 PM
I bought myself a welder from Northern just to do a Brutus style build. With all the
accessories and whatnot, probably set me back about $400. Another $175 for 50ft of plain 2x2
14ga. metal from a loc...
Posted in thread: Varying Fermentation Temperatures on 11-08-2012 at 05:31 PM
What are the implications of my ale fermentation temperatures varying up and down in a yo-yo
pattern? My house is poorly insulated, and when the heat comes on the thermometers on my
carboys varies bet...