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Posted in thread: 100% Stainless Heating Element on 08-22-2014 at 09:16 PM
Any idea of the watt density?Ok lets see, if we assume the rods are .25", then the total area
would be around .25*3.14 * 11.5" * 4 bars = 36.11 in^2 . So for 5200 watts/36.11 = 144
watts/in^2It looks ...
Posted in thread: thoughts on IIPA - tricerahops clone on 08-21-2014 at 06:20 PM
Ever make this clone? Had the beer last night and liked it, thought I might try your recipe if
it turned out well.
Posted in thread: Why is my pump losing prime? on 07-31-2014 at 09:04 PM
The problem is pretty obvious...... very obvious actually. Did you notice perhaps that the
inlet on the pump was larger than the outlet port??? Why did you choke it down? Your inlet
plumbing needs to ...
Posted in thread: Why is my pump losing prime? on 07-31-2014 at 02:31 PM
Thanks for the info! Can't drop the pump unfortunately. I'm going to try just getting rid of
the street elbow first since that's easy and go from there.
Posted in thread: Why is my pump losing prime? on 07-30-2014 at 08:58 PM
As you can see in the pictures below, I have a Chugger pump that is used to recirculate and
whirlpool my boiled wort. The last few times I've used it at the end of the boil, it starts
Posted in thread: Gelatin vs Isinglass Experiment on 07-30-2014 at 06:37 PM
Interesting idea. Your beer is super-hazy though - any idea why? I'm wondering if its something
more than the protein haze + yeast haze that gelatin/isinglass normally works on.BryanI'm
pretty sure I ...
Posted in thread: Anyone try out the new Perlick 650SS Stainless Flow Control? on 07-30-2014 at 06:22 PM
It looks like there is a "650SS" actually a "690SS" with a creamer function for ~$8
morehttps://www.perlick.com/store/webcatalog2.php?catno=1§no=1&grpno=1Edit: Looks like it
might not be available...
Posted in thread: Gelatin vs Isinglass Experiment on 07-30-2014 at 06:18 PM
Made a cloudy pale ale a few weeks ago so I thought I'd use it to experiment with finings.I
tried 2 different types of gelatin, the first one is the standard unflavored knox knockoff
(kroger). This st...
Posted in thread: Free Blichmann "Brewtility" 3-in-1 Tool on 07-30-2014 at 03:05 PM
Woohoo! Got mine too. Thanks blichmann =)
Posted in thread: Beer Filtering Trouble on 07-30-2014 at 05:30 AM
I have/had very similar issues, so lets dig in. Questions for OP: Do you have really hard water
before filtration? What type of 3 stage filtration are you doing (RO?), and do you have a water