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Posted in thread: Keezer collar build - is insulation necessary? on 05-22-2013 at 02:10 PM
No insulation on my keezer. I also have mine inside with computer fan. I think that if you had
your keezer in a location where the temperatures fluctuate a lot, insulate. If not, you'll be
fine. I hav...
Posted in thread: Backsweeten after kegging and carbing?? on 05-21-2013 at 06:45 PM
Easy enough, thanks!
Posted in thread: Backsweeten after kegging and carbing?? on 05-21-2013 at 05:32 PM
I kegged up my first cider last week and took a taste yesterday. I'd like to get a bit more
sweetness in it and was considering backsweetening with concentrate. Is this something I can do
after it has...
Posted in thread: 2 batches of beer ruined out of the last 4 on 05-16-2013 at 01:59 PM
I second the STC route. I've now made two controllers that can run both heat and cool. They
work great, they are cheap, and you get good control over temps.
Posted in thread: Keezer Collar: General Questions on 05-10-2013 at 01:46 PM
I drilled four holes off the bat and only installed 3 taps. I just used a chrome plug found in
the hardware store (hardware section) to seal it up until in had another tap. This way all my
Posted in thread: Hoppo's E-Brewery Build on 05-08-2013 at 07:29 PM
I can tell you that I have an in-line fan (designed for hydroponics) that is 4" 165cfm. It
pulls from about 8 feet away and exits (after fan) about 4 feet through dryer vent and creates
Posted in thread: Stuck Sparge on 05-06-2013 at 02:16 PM
I brewed up a Belgian White this last weekend and had real trouble with a stuck sparge. I knew
things were not going as planned when during the mash I could not get good flow through my
HERMS coil. I ...
Posted in thread: Belgian beers essential ingrediants on 05-03-2013 at 01:36 PM
I've always used candi sugar on Tripels or Belgian Strong Ales. Pilsner malt as the base. I
like hallertauer mittelfruh, Saaz for hops. Styrian Goldings will work too. I've used Munich,
Biscuit, and C...
Posted in thread: why go electric? on 04-12-2013 at 06:12 PM
For me it was all about being able to brew indoors. February Michigan winters were no kinda fun
for me to brew in.
Posted in thread: how quickly does your herms step up? on 04-12-2013 at 03:00 PM
Mine is about the same as yours 10-15.