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Posted in thread: Bending SS for a chiller ? on 02-27-2013 at 05:04 AM
I built a jig to coil 50ft of stainless steel tubing. Jig materials cost about $70. Here is a
link to the forum thread. is a link to the write up on how to build it. lazy way out is to
order what ...
Posted in thread: Hot whirlpool and HERMS question on 02-08-2013 at 08:06 PM
The other option is you could just recirculate your wort through your HLT coils from your boil
kettle while you have your HLT full of cold water. You'd have to keep refreshing or running
cold water fr...
Posted in thread: Closed-system pressurized fermentation technique! on 01-25-2013 at 09:25 PM
Update: I ended up increasing my pressure on my Blonde from 2 PSI to 7 PSI (@66F) and held it
there for the next two days. This AM I checked to see where my gravity was and was surprised to
see it had...
Posted in thread: Closed-system pressurized fermentation technique! on 01-23-2013 at 01:26 AM
Well. Put a 11 gallon Blonde in my brewhemoth. Set the spunding valve pressure to the initial 2
lbs (verified setting with pressurized CO2). Can't wait to see how she turns out and learn
how/where to ...
Posted in thread: Closed-system pressurized fermentation technique! on 12-22-2012 at 01:24 AM
I've read all 164 pages of this thread and plan on doing some pressurized fermentation's in my
brewhemoth. Question I have is what temperature do I want to keep my fermenting wort at in
contrast to th...
Posted in thread: Test run on my Kal inspired E-Herms rig on 08-02-2012 at 04:25 AM
Looks great man! I'm a couple weeks from firing up my Kal inspired brewery as well (30AMP). My
parents live in Granbury, TX.. Looks like it's not to far from Lipan, TX. Looking forward to
Posted in thread: 50 foot 1/2 inch SS coil on 03-05-2012 at 07:11 PM
For those of you that need a diameter smaller than ~11" you will need to mod my design to give
your hands more room to push the coil through. Here's an updated photo of my hacked up design.
I also upd...
Posted in thread: 50 foot 1/2 inch SS coil on 03-05-2012 at 05:46 PM
one thing that I would like to know, is what other bends can be made with it, like a "S" bend
or how sharp of a bend ?90degs?With a small 1/2 inch dia pulley, the one that moves, could you
put the sto...
Posted in thread: 50 foot 1/2 inch SS coil on 03-05-2012 at 04:20 PM
For the Pulley's I purchased mine here in California at Orchard's Supply Hardware. However, I
found the ones I'm using on Amazon LINK: like you can get 5 of them for $30.70 (cheaper than
what I paid ...
Posted in thread: 50 foot 1/2 inch SS coil on 03-02-2012 at 11:39 PM
Description of what I coiledThis is a 50' coil of 1/2" O.D. (.020 wall) 304/304L Stainless
Steel beverage grade tubing. Grade 304 is the most versatile and most widely used stainless