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Posted in thread: Stirplate for Carboys? on 01-23-2009 at 07:09 PM
When growing microbes up in the lab, I almost always move them around somehow - usually shaking
or stirring with paddles from an overhead motor. If I am in a 10 L vessel though (which is
about 2.5 gal...
Posted in thread: Stirplate for Carboys? on 01-23-2009 at 05:14 PM
Occasionally I will make a big beer (Above 1.060) for special occasions, family outings, or
just for myself. Recently I made the third rendition of a Scotch Ale which came in at 1.109. My
Posted in thread: Counter Flow Chiller vs Plate chiller on 12-02-2008 at 05:02 PM
Thanks for the infoCheersPreston
Posted in thread: Counter Flow Chiller vs Plate chiller on 12-02-2008 at 04:29 PM
I currently use an Immersion chiller, but had some questions about the Counter flow
Chiller.When using the counter flow chiller do you run the water opposite the way the wort is
flowing. So the coldes...
Posted in thread: 12 Hour drive with fermenter!? on 08-05-2008 at 04:31 PM
Assuming the beer has finished fermenting, there could still be CO2 in the beer. Even if it is
not carbed. This would gass off during the move creating a barrier over the beer. If at this
point a cap ...
Posted in thread: Scotch ale on 07-31-2008 at 08:49 PM
Brewed this last Sunday along with a Citrus Hefe. I hit all the temps dead on and it came in at
1.099.I took a SG reading after 1 week in primary, it is currently at 1.038. I am expecting
Posted in thread: Brew Tree vs RIMS vs HERM on 07-30-2008 at 02:00 PM
Other than Complexity of the system, What are the Pro's and Cons for Brew Tree vs RIMS vs HERM.
I am leaning toward a Brew Tree because of the simplicity of it. But wanted to pose the
question to the ...