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  • Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 11-08-2016 at 02:44 AM
    Fireball became my go to about two batches ago. I use it based on an earlier post and now use
    3/4 cup for me recipeI like this idea. I will have to try it next time i make this.I've been
    gone awhile, ...

  • Posted in thread: Semi automated bottling setup on 03-23-2015 at 04:59 PM
    Interesting, but it is still a 2 - 3 man operation, and at a cost of $275+, I don't see an
    advantage over a beer gun. Plus, how easy would it be to convert that setup from 22 Oz bottles
    to 12 Oz longn...

  • Posted in thread: clear 12oz bottles on 03-22-2015 at 01:15 PM
    i use corona bottles theyre easy to come by. bitch to get the paint off though1: Rinse / clean
    the Corona bottles2: Fill corona bottles with tap water, then cap the bottles closed. This is
    to prevent ...

  • Posted in thread: clear 12oz bottles on 03-21-2015 at 04:05 AM
    Possmanns Pure Hard Cider (Germany) is in clear bottles, if you can find it. I have 5 empty
    cases currently.Possmann Distributors:mug:

  • Posted in thread: Two different pin lock kegs on 03-19-2015 at 05:37 PM
    How about this?Used Pin Cornelius 19/32 Gas Keg Post:mug:

  • Posted in thread: need New ball lock pins on 03-18-2015 at 01:21 AM
    The link to this page may help you as well.Keg Parts:mug:

  • Posted in thread: Keg prices up again on 03-17-2015 at 09:13 PM
    In Upstate NY its now $70 retail for used, $45 - $50 on Craigslist if you are lucky. New are
    going for $130 retail.:mug:

  • Posted in thread: Cork and wax dipping on 03-16-2015 at 07:13 PM
    Here's how they do it at Makers Mark. [ame=""]Makers
    Mark Wax Dip[/ame]:mug:

  • Posted in thread: Quick & Easy Keg Pressure Checker / Air Compressor Fill on 03-12-2015 at 10:07 PM
    I carb and serve at 12 PSI, so I test my kegs at 30 PSI... I figure if there's going to be a
    leak, that will find it...:mug:

  • Posted in thread: Problem with ball lock non removable poppet on 03-11-2015 at 05:46 PM
    Still seems to me like poor product deign to have a non-removable poppet in a post. I hope the
    replacement post that you received has a removable poppet.:mug:

Quote: Originally Posted by Shooter View Post Oh, and get a hydrometer. Psychic brewing is great and all, but hard numbers get rid of MUCH of the guess work. "No longer drink only water, but use a little wine for your stomach’s sake and your frequent infirmities." ~ 1 Timothy 5:23