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Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 07-29-2013 at 01:20 AM
36,664 gal+ 5 gal Pale Ale+ 5 gal Porter+ 5 gal Pumpkin Ale+ 5 gal Pale Ale+ 5 gal Oatmeal
Stout+ 5 gal Hefeweizen+ 5 gal Rye Ale+ 5 gal Blonde Ale+ 5 gal Blonde Ale+ 5 gal Black IPA=
36,714 gallons o...
Posted in thread: missed original gravity by 25 points on 07-18-2013 at 12:37 PM
Do you ever check the "Est Pre-Boil Gravity" on the right hand side of BeerSmith? That could
help indicate your efficiency. I know that my sparging techniques are horrible. I hit my temps,
but I only ...
Posted in thread: Did I overpitch my yeast? on 07-18-2013 at 11:54 AM
Thanks for the advice.did you pitch the Wyeast and the Notty? What was the batch size? Do you
have manufacture dates on either yeast?Yes, I pitched both the Wyeast and the Notty. I followed
Posted in thread: Did I overpitch my yeast? on 07-17-2013 at 12:02 PM
Yesterday I started a batch of Irish Red Ale. About 45 minutes into my 90 minute boil I
realized that I had not pulled my Wyeast 1084 out of the fridge and start it. So, I pulled it
out and did the wh...
Posted in thread: New brewer headed to the middle east on 07-05-2013 at 08:29 PM
Good luck over there.I know what you mean about the beer selection. I deployed to Egypt for my
second deployment and we were allowed to drink. Not the best beer selection though, wished I
would have b...
Posted in thread: hello from port Clinton ohio on 07-05-2013 at 08:22 PM
Welcome to the forums. Even before I signed up for an account on here I always came here for
tons of information. Good luck with the batch that you are going to bottle.
Posted in thread: CO2 tank in Fridge: Pressure reading on 07-05-2013 at 08:13 PM
yes pressure will drop with tempurature....it`s normal...inversely if the bottle was at 100
deg.f the pressure would increase.I keep mine out of the fridge and drilled holes in the side
for the lines ...
Posted in thread: List of things that can kill a brewday on 07-01-2013 at 02:06 AM
It wasn't a brew day, but I was recently transferring an American Wheat onto some raspberries.
I dropped a pint glass and realized that somehow a few shards of glass got into the secondary.
So, I had ...
Posted in thread: Adding a thermometer to a bucket on 06-10-2013 at 09:36 PM
Thanks, I'll have to look into giving that a try. That sounds like it is a simpler solution.
Posted in thread: Adding a thermometer to a bucket on 06-10-2013 at 01:42 AM
As we are in the summer months and the basement is beginning to get a little warmer, I would
like to have a better idea of the internal temperature of the fermenter.The ambient air in the
basement is ...