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  • Posted in thread: Slight sour/rancid flavor in cider on 12-26-2012 at 09:37 PM
    Is the flavor sulfur-like at all?

  • Posted in thread: Long term storage of star san... on 12-12-2012 at 05:04 AM
    Do you mean storing a solution of water and star san in a plastic jug, or do you mean 5 gallons
    of "raw" star san (ie, unmixed with water)?

  • Posted in thread: Blichmann Fermenator o-rings on 12-11-2012 at 11:46 PM
    Did you ever find the answer to this?

  • Posted in thread: Floaters completely suspended in cider - what to do? on 12-09-2012 at 04:59 AM
    Just some background on this cider and the steps I've done:- Ingredients consist of just 5gal
    of local unpasteurized cider and wyeast 1098. OG read 1.060 on a hydrometer.- Fermented for
    about a month ...

  • Posted in thread: Sight glass on keggle on 11-26-2012 at 04:06 PM
    No, but I couldn't locate a decent one that didn't use plastic for the tube. So, I made my own
    with borosilicate glass for the tube.I pulled the dial thermometers from my mash tun keggle and
    didn't in...

  • Posted in thread: How do you organize your gear? on 11-26-2012 at 12:29 AM
    Here is what you may end up with if you become obsessed like me. Luckily I had a 16x24 garage
    to start with. Nothing fancy but it has everything I need. Hope the panoramic shots work
    out...It's a bit ...

  • Posted in thread: How do you organize your gear? on 11-24-2012 at 03:07 AM
    My gear is all stored in a couple of buckets and loose around my house. My goal tomorrow is to
    come up with a way to put it all in one spot that makes sense. So how did you all do it? Feel
    free to sha...

  • Posted in thread: Formula for steeping grains? Boil volume? on 11-18-2012 at 02:24 AM
    Thanks for the input everyone. Seems that with all things homebrew, there isn't an exact
    "right" answer. I'll just give it a shot and see how it turns out. Thanks again!

  • Posted in thread: Formula for steeping grains? Boil volume? on 11-15-2012 at 02:46 AM
    I'm working on my own recipe for a chocolate stout (building from what I've read in the recipe
    forum) and I just realized that I have no idea how long to steep the grains. In the kits I've
    done in the...

  • Posted in thread: Felt good about my plan when I started but could use a peer review on 11-13-2012 at 01:58 PM
    What do you mean by adjusting the gravity for the alcohol thearkPint?I thought when I took a
    hydrometer reading of my cider it was pretty accurate!Hydrometer yes, refractometer no. Alcohol
    refracts li...