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Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-20-2017 at 09:28 PM
Brewing my second batch (a mild ale) and noticed when the boil started, wort started backing up
into the grain bed for a few inches before stabilizing and eventually draining back down after
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-14-2017 at 04:49 PM
When the wifi drops and reconnects, the fluid arm somewhat goes spastic as it tries to assess
where everything is. This usually results in wort on the step filter lid. The first time i saw
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-14-2017 at 12:53 AM
Picked my Zymatic up from UPS yesterday and gave the Pico Pale a whirl his morning. I'll hold
off complete judgement until I have a few batches under my belt, but I see a very short life
for my eHERMs...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-08-2017 at 12:45 AM
I ordered mine on the 29th and it shipped on the 30th. Unfortunately, with the holiday slowing
things down, it isn't slated to arrive until the 9th when I'll be out of town for a few days. I
can only ...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 01-01-2017 at 06:12 PM
Theres a side door if you log in on the picobrew.com website and then navigate to
https://picobrew.com/Forum/ in the same browser session.Honestly, you're not missing anything.
Joining the picobrewers...
Posted in thread: PicoBrew Zymatic on 12-31-2016 at 01:25 AM
Pulled the trigger and ordered one yesterday. My interest has slowly been waning the last
couple years due to two small children and how rushed a brew day felt when I could squeeze one
in. This is exa...
Posted in thread: Heating Elements with Aluminum Pots on 10-24-2013 at 08:01 PM
I've done about 20 batches with an aluminum pot and 5500W element. No problems whatsoever.
Hardest part is threading the nut on the element as aluminum pots are thicker than SS, so can
sometimes take ...
Posted in thread: An IPA Experiment. Thoughts? on 10-23-2013 at 05:22 PM
Here's the setup. I have an IPA going into the Keg on Friday on Nottingham as well as a
Belgian-ish Strong Ale on T-58. I have a ton of hops in the freezer I've been trying to work my
way through, so ...
Posted in thread: Edworts Haus Oops on 02-06-2013 at 09:01 PM
Was brewing the Haus pale last night and hit all my numbers perfectly. Then threw the container
with an ounce of Amarillo and half ounce of simcoe in the kettle when the boil started, Whoops,
Posted in thread: Houston...we almost had a big problem on 11-18-2012 at 07:37 PM
I did use the strip gauge. It's char.