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  • Posted in thread: System is ready, I need help! on 02-02-2016 at 10:55 PM
    I guess I just don't understand if I fly sparge during the HERMS run or not.I'm not totally
    sure what you mean by 'fly sparge during the HERMS run'.You want to recirculate the wort during
    the mashing ...

  • Posted in thread: Mango Habanero Ale ? on 11-12-2015 at 09:56 PM
    Founder's released a beer called Mango Magnifico that was exactly this. I liked the beer a lot.
    best experience with fruit has been to puree fresh fruit and pasteurize it, put the puree in a

  • Posted in thread: HERMS/Copper on 09-24-2015 at 09:10 PM
    I used an old immersion chiller as a HERMS coil for a couple of years. I didn't put it through
    the kettle walls at all and it worked great! Here is how it looked in my

  • Posted in thread: HERMS, Mash, and Sparge Water on 01-16-2015 at 08:32 PM
    Here's what I've learned with my HERMS system (no direct fire MT)1) Heat up strike water in
    Boil Kettle and at the same time heat up the water in my HLT to about 5 - 10 degrees above my
    desired mash t...

  • Posted in thread: How to add permanent volume markings to a kettle (illustrated) on 03-13-2014 at 01:36 PM
    Has anyone done a Keggle yet that cares to share some pictures?

  • Posted in thread: Show us your sculpture or brew rig on 03-12-2014 at 01:04 AM
    My simple wooden stands for my SQ14 burners and bottom drain mash

  • Posted in thread: Stupid question about stir plate on 03-03-2014 at 05:25 PM
    With a stir plate you need a stir bar (a pill shaped magnet you place inside the starter). The
    rare earth magnet is what grabs this stir bar and spins it which ultimately spins the wort and
    keeps the ...

  • Posted in thread: No Mash Out - FLY SPARGE on 02-25-2014 at 10:41 PM
    Really? So where does the term "first runnings" come from? I always thought that I would drain
    first, then rinse grains by fly sparging once I have an inch or so of water above grain."First
    Runnings" ...

  • Posted in thread: Need Advice on Keg Mash Tun Setup on 01-21-2014 at 08:04 PM
    I just turned a 3rd keg into a bottom drain mash tun this past weekend. I went with the Sanke
    Keg Bottom drain kit from ( Read on that link the advantages of bottom
    draining. I also ...

  • Posted in thread: Mario Keezer on 08-16-2013 at 04:27 PM
    Where are the princesses?Sorry, but the princess is in another keezer.Awesome design!