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Posted in thread: Any feedback on the Captain Crush Grain Mill? on 01-20-2014 at 07:40 PM
That's a rather silly fear. Slight dust clinging to an item from a slight static attraction.
Not "charged" like rubbing your feet on carpet. If you get that much dust in the air you
probably have othe...
Posted in thread: Any feedback on the Captain Crush Grain Mill? on 01-20-2014 at 05:17 PM
I have one of these mills. I won it at a raffle at our club's Christmas party. I have been
using a barley crusher for many years. Its powered on a cart from a direct drive low speed high
torque gear m...
Posted in thread: How fast to recirc during mash on 12-29-2010 at 02:12 PM
Thanks, Do you stir up the bed at all after you start recirculating? Can you tell how tight the
bed is? ooh that sounds dirty. :D
Posted in thread: How fast to recirc during mash on 12-28-2010 at 10:48 PM
I recently built a Brutus 10 type system and recirc during the mash. I"ve done about 6 brews on
it. I've noticed the faster I recirculate (the more open the pump valve) the better I'm able to
Posted in thread: Auto-Sparge Tube Float material on 06-10-2010 at 02:40 PM
Yeah I'm not sure about that either. But that doesn't mean you can't use it. I was looking at
some MSDS sheets for some pipe insulation like he mentioned. It seems very benign. All the
hazards were li...
Posted in thread: Auto-Sparge Tube Float material on 06-10-2010 at 05:13 AM
I ended up just e-mailing Blichmann - I'm a little surprised by the reponse but I've never been
disappointed with John's products.FYI -I just use a closed cell pipe insulation foam. You can
Posted in thread: Auto-Sparge Tube Float material on 06-08-2010 at 07:46 PM
Posted in thread: Auto-Sparge Tube Float material on 06-04-2010 at 03:57 PM
Foam is a little vague. is it pipe insulation? Rubber foam. Poly-something foam? I'm hoping
someone who has one could tell.
Posted in thread: Auto-Sparge Tube Float material on 06-03-2010 at 09:48 PM
For those of you who have the new Auto-Sparge. What is the black float made out of that is on
the end of the silicone tubing that makes it float?I want to apply something like that on my
Posted in thread: Help me wire this motor on 01-05-2010 at 11:06 PM
Its a single phase induction motor and needs a capacitor to start. The spade terminals on the
ends should plug right onto a motor start cap.