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Posted in thread: Pre-heating a mash tun.. on 01-17-2012 at 08:42 PM
I preheat my cooler mashtun by going 8-10 degrees past my strike temp. If after 15 minutes I am
too high I simply open and stir. It does not take long to get it to drop the few degrees I may
be off. S...
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Line Cleaner on 07-06-2011 at 11:34 PM
Thanks! Just built this using the same Home Depot parts and the Type A Liquid ball lock post
from Norther Brewer. I removed the original white "washer" from the plastic tip of the sprayer
and flipped ...
Posted in thread: wort chillers as waste of water?? on 11-02-2010 at 05:41 PM
Buy commercial beer. They are far better at conservation than you can ever be.
Posted in thread: Bake pumpkin use next day on 10-04-2010 at 05:22 PM
I'm making a Pumpkin ale, does anyone see an issue with baking the pumpkin one day and brewing
with it the following day?Or is it very important that the pumpkin be baked and then thrown
into the mash...
Posted in thread: Jake-O-Lantern Imperial Pumpkin Ale on 09-23-2010 at 06:02 PM
One other thing.. I couldn't find any canned pumpkin anywhere. So I ended up using fresh pie
pumpkins after baking them in an oven for an hour.Yea, the shortage last year has left the
shelves empty si...
Posted in thread: North Country Malt Group to stop selling to homebrewers on 08-23-2010 at 04:33 PM
I think what they are doing is getting rid of the single sack homebrewer orders. They are so
busy and have no time or room for handling the single sack orders. Their pallets are flying out
of there, a...
Posted in thread: Gauging Interest - Pint Glass Koozie on 02-17-2010 at 10:15 PM
Perfect for those "red cup" events when I hate drinking out of plastic!
Posted in thread: Threaded fitting and nylon washer on 02-04-2010 at 05:58 PM
Thanks, I'll give them a try without.
Posted in thread: Gravity Calculation Help on 02-04-2010 at 05:38 PM
The calculations I've seen for evaporation are:FinalGravity = (InitGravity - 1) * 1000 *
InitialVolume / FinalVolume / 1000 + 1So in your case(1.040 - 1) * 1000 * 8 / 5 / 1000 + 1Which
Posted in thread: Threaded fitting and nylon washer on 02-03-2010 at 02:48 AM
Do I need to use a nylon washer on a threaded ball lock disconnect? It seems the disconnect has
a plastic end that the nylon washer does not fit on as nicely as the metal threaded fittings of
say the ...
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