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Posted in thread: counterflow chiller shape on 03-25-2015 at 12:02 AM
I might loose a bit of wort if the pipe goes up at all. There's a surprising volume inside the
Posted in thread: counterflow chiller shape on 03-24-2015 at 10:45 PM
it's mainly gravity fed, with a pump just to speed up the flow. The bottom of the chiller needs
to be high enough to go over the fermenter and the kettle needs to be above the chiller. It's a
Posted in thread: counterflow chiller shape on 03-24-2015 at 10:18 PM
I've got a counterflow chiller, not an immersion chiller.
Posted in thread: counterflow chiller shape on 03-24-2015 at 09:14 PM
Hi all.I'm useing a pretty standard looking helix shaped counterflow chiller and it works
great. The problem with it is that it takes up a lot of vertical space, meaning that my kettle
is very high an...
Posted in thread: beer going flat on 01-17-2015 at 10:49 AM
Hi all,I have a couple of bottled beers (helles and an aletobrefest) that have been in the
bottles for nearly a year and most of them have started going flat. They had a nice carbonation
level after a...
Posted in thread: Here's my water report, now what do I do? on 06-01-2014 at 08:05 PM
I did a bit more research. Sounds like my best bet would be to invest in a reverse osmosis
system to bring down the alkalinity and then add some gypsum and epson salts to bring up the
calcium and magn...
Posted in thread: Here's my water report, now what do I do? on 05-27-2014 at 08:03 PM
Posted in thread: Here's my water report, now what do I do? on 05-24-2014 at 10:34 AM
Just got my water report:calcium:72magnesium: not measured (said water hardness is mainly from
calcium)carbonate:180 (bicarbonate ~220, correct me if i'm wrong)sulphate:
Posted in thread: Should I give away my beer? on 05-18-2014 at 06:37 PM
Just curious about others experiences with handing out your homebrew to acquaintances, work
colleagues etc. I have always kept bottles for close friends, guests or gifts if I'm invited to
a party. Som...
Posted in thread: wheat. when is it appropriate to use? on 03-15-2014 at 10:17 AM
Haven't really got on to adjusting my water profile yet. It seems like a science in itself. I
shall go and do some research.