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Posted in thread: Yeast from Nov. 2011 on 05-15-2012 at 08:25 PM
Brewed 5-12 and the 1332 took off nicely. It's been three days since I pitched and my basement
smells wonderful. I can say that it smelled and looked like beer in my flask.
Posted in thread: worst beer you ever made on 05-15-2012 at 02:29 AM
A Irish stout clone using stressed yeast tasted like burnt rubber and bacon.....
Posted in thread: Yeast from Nov. 2011 on 05-07-2012 at 12:42 PM
Bought some Northwest ale yeast that has a date of 11-2011 on the package. Brewing this week
and can't decide if I should use it. I made a starters his past weekend and it is now chilling
in the fridg...
Posted in thread: stirplate question on 01-26-2012 at 05:35 AM
You need to understand circuits to answer that question. A potentiometer of any kind will work
in theory, as they just increase resistance on the circuit, but the wrong kind can either not
fully shut ...
Posted in thread: Magnet help? on 01-21-2012 at 04:57 AM
I have ten (10) rare earth magnets bought from a jeweler. They don't grab both poles of the
stir bar. WTF? Did I make a bad choice in magnets? I thought all magnets had a N/S pole and
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 12-30-2011 at 04:18 AM
Here are my stir plates. If you need one...I'm just saying.41906
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 12-20-2011 at 05:57 AM
I've searched, I've read and read (this is a long thread, and the similar thread are long). My
simple stir plate is in a small cigar box, 12v fan and a 12v wall wart charger. My fan (5 inch,
Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Apfelwein have been made? on 12-11-2011 at 02:30 PM
First 5 in the jug. 21618.5. It was so easy I have five more waiting. Not in the fermenter
Posted in thread: Pacman harvest on 12-11-2011 at 02:28 PM
Well the day after my last post the top almost blew off. Quick goat thinking, I rigged a
blowoff tube in time. It rocked for just under 36 hours. Such a small starter did all that. It
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 12-10-2011 at 04:29 AM
Here's he fan/rare earth stirrers I have built. Check em out if you need one, I got four.