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Posted in thread: I think I may have way over carbonated my beer, bottle not yet sealed. on 02-10-2013 at 12:59 AM
Hey folks,I went to bottle my red ale today, my third five gallon homebrew batch. I measured
out 2/3 cup of sugar, or so I though, and boiled it in two cups of water, as per John Palmer's
"How to Brew...
Posted in thread: Important to remove labels? on 02-10-2013 at 12:42 AM
If you have trouble getting labels off, I've found that an overnight soak in PBW will often get
the labels to fall off on their own.
Posted in thread: Trying to select a relay for my fermentation temperature contrroller. on 12-29-2012 at 10:19 PM
Howdy, folks,My objective is to add a heating function to my Mother of Fermentation chiller.
The chiller was great in the summer, but now I need heat! As suggested by another board member,
I am going ...
Posted in thread: Son of Fermentation Heater on 12-08-2012 at 09:59 PM
Well, I got pretty distracted by school, and have yet to put a heater element in my box. The
term just ended, and I'm hoping to brew some beer real soon, so it's time to put the heat in. I
Posted in thread: Son of Fermentation Heater on 09-26-2012 at 07:02 AM
I love that idea. How do you have it mounted in yours? Were you able to wire it through the
thermostat? I was about about to buy a belt heater at my local homebrew shop, when I realized
that the belt ...
Posted in thread: Son of Fermentation Heater on 09-24-2012 at 10:20 PM
Hey folks,I recently built a son of fermentation chiller, the weather has been hot and it seems
to work great. However, fall has hit hard, and when I checked on my fermentor this morning it
was a coup...
Posted in thread: Thermostat for Son of Fermentation Chiller on 09-24-2012 at 10:12 PM
Thanks for the suggestions. I ended up with the RiteTemp, which I found on Amazon.
Posted in thread: Thermostat for Son of Fermentation Chiller on 09-19-2012 at 07:46 PM
Hey folks,I'm working on a Son of Fermentation Chiller project, and I'm looking for an
appropriate thermostat. I'm looking for something that the thermistor could be removed from the
unit, so I can mo...
Posted in thread: Long Term Brewery Build on 08-08-2012 at 06:07 AM
I'd brew in a bag, so 1 5 gallon nylon mesh bag for kettle makes my mash tun. It never hurts to
have another 5 gallon pot around and they can be pretty cheap ($10 aluminum at pottery barn for
Posted in thread: Long Term Brewery Build on 08-07-2012 at 04:17 AM
Hey folks! I've been lurking from time to time for the last six months or so, but I think it
has finally come time to post. I've got an idea for a long term project, which might need a bit
of a realit...