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Posted in thread: Bottom Drain Keggle - Whirpool and Hop Debris on 03-07-2014 at 04:13 PM
any problems with the paint strainer touching the heating element?Strangely, no problems. You
would think that the element would burn a hole in the stainer, but it hasn't happened...yet.
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-10-2014 at 03:35 AM
for the win I'm in
Posted in thread: Bottom Drain Keggle - Whirpool and Hop Debris on 12-18-2013 at 12:24 AM
My process using bottom drain BK.1. Last 15 minutes of boil, put IC inside a 5 gallon paint
stainer.2. Drop the whole thing into BK.3. Turn on march pump, recirculating wort through
center of IC.4. Tu...
Posted in thread: Water Filter for Sink? on 11-28-2013 at 03:27 AM
Wow, I thought I was doing a good job by getting the Pentek ChlorPlus10. From doing some
research it seemed like it was pretty good at getting most everything out. You guys are taking
it to the extrem...
Posted in thread: Got some copper pipe dirt cheap at HD. Is 60' of 1/2" overkill? on 11-10-2013 at 03:30 AM
If you want your 60 ft immersion chiller to work faster, cut it in half. Make two separate 30
ft chillers of different diameter so one nests inside the other, and toss them both in the pot.
Posted in thread: Water Filter for Sink? on 11-09-2013 at 01:42 PM
To treat chloramines, I use the following three filter stages before my water gets to the
reverse osmosis membrane. 1. 5 micron sediment filter2. Catalytic Carbon filter3. Pentek
ChlorPlus 10 filterMu...
Posted in thread: 50' wort chiller? How to make it more efficient. on 10-25-2013 at 05:30 AM
With water temp at 60*, your best bet might be to make a second IC with a 10" diameter, and
throw them both in the pot. Since the smaller IC would fit inside the larger, you could lash
them together w...
Posted in thread: NorcalBrewing Solutions Giveaway! on 10-24-2013 at 03:34 PM
Posted in thread: PEX Piping - Washing before use? on 09-24-2013 at 05:11 AM
I clean new tubing by pushing exactly one pint of beer through it. Then i stare at the pint. If
my beer mooching neighbor isn't around, I can't help myself. I drink it.
Posted in thread: Immersion Chiller - best practices? on 09-24-2013 at 04:28 AM
My process.1. Last 15 minutes of boil, put IC inside a 5 gallon paint stainer.2. Drop the whole
thing into BK.3. Turn on march pump, recirculating wort through center of IC.4. Turn on IC
water supply ...