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Posted in thread: My Oxygenation Rig on 12-30-2016 at 02:07 AM
Looks good! I like how you use the angled aluminum to hold the velcro in place. It's a simple
Posted in thread: DIY Orbital Shaker? on 11-10-2016 at 04:03 AM
Brad, Id be curious to see your contraption. That said, six years later, I have adopted the use
of a makeshift Blichmann carbonator, and love it. Only moving object is the beer.
Posted in thread: My Oxygenation Rig on 10-01-2016 at 02:20 AM
At .15LPM (for 1 minute) a cylinder would last 200 (5 gallon) batches. At .5LPM it would last
for 60.I have some experiments to complete before I make process decisions, but quick answer is
that I wil...
Posted in thread: My Oxygenation Rig on 09-28-2016 at 11:26 PM
No, to separate purchases. Tank valve came from Bobby at brewhardware.com
Posted in thread: My Oxygenation Rig on 09-21-2016 at 03:52 AM
I have no problems with the quality of the flowmeter, considering the price. The physical
quality is sturdy, its accuracy I dont have reason to suspect. However, the only way to be sure
will be to put...
Posted in thread: My Oxygenation Rig on 09-15-2016 at 02:20 AM
The crate was made out of 3.5" x 3/4" pine (wish i had used hardwood).The bracket holding the
regulator is 1/16" x 3/4" L-shaped aluminum.The velcro strap is an 18"erThe hose is standard
Posted in thread: My Oxygenation Rig on 09-15-2016 at 02:13 AM
The flow meter (with valve) that I used can be had here: cost me $11 to have it shipped over
on the slow-boat.Incidentally, if you trust china-gauges, the brass valve on the cylinder
Posted in thread: My Oxygenation Rig on 09-15-2016 at 02:03 AM
If you're like me you hate dangling hoses and things that fall over- damaging equipment. Not
too long ago I started using an oxygen cylinder to add O2 to my wort prior to fermentation- two
Posted in thread: Oast project: Heat or no heat? on 08-27-2016 at 01:35 AM
I used 36 2'x2' screens last year, powered by three fans, one per stack of 12. This works great
until you approach the 20% moisture mark and humidity becomes a major factor.So rather than
heat- I prop...
Posted in thread: Harvest or not to harvest? on 08-24-2016 at 02:26 AM
+1 to the "less romantic way"