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Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-24-2014 at 11:20 PM
Fwiw, 2 to 3 ounces of wet hops is roughly equivalent to .4 to .6 ounces dry...Cheers!Since
this was my first dry hop I wanted to try a 1/2oz equivalent to start with. I may bump it up 3
to 5 oz.Thank...
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-24-2014 at 09:08 PM
Personally I would just dump them in, no bag.I appreciate the comments. I had bought a long and
narrow bag just for a carboy, but kind of like the idea of no bag. I have Cascade hops ready to
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-24-2014 at 07:43 PM
I just did an Amber Ale on Thursday the 20th. I really want to dry hop this when primary is
finished but hate to open the carboy to drop in the nylon hop bag. I never open the carboy
until I'm ready t...
Posted in thread: Another Wort Chiller on 08-23-2014 at 07:31 PM
Looks good, I have 50 feet of copper in the garage, I want to do the double coil design as
well. Do I see stainless steel plates holding the coils apart? Nice idea! What size is your pot
and what size...
Posted in thread: Let's your furry brew buddy! on 08-23-2014 at 07:08 PM
219438 This is our brew buddy BEAST.Sent from my iPad using Home BrewHope he wasn't just
drinking your sparge water over there :)
Posted in thread: Another Wort Chiller on 08-23-2014 at 06:52 PM
Double coil immersion chiller.Need to add a pre chiller for when wort drops to 120 deg.
Posted in thread: Spring Water (from the spring) Question on 08-22-2014 at 03:13 AM
PH seems a little high to me. but I am by no means a water expert.Thats kind of what suprised
me too. I brewed an Amber Ale with it today so we'll see how it turns out.Didn't quite hit my
pre boil gra...
Posted in thread: Wort Chiller For The Short & Fat on 08-20-2014 at 03:46 AM
They are a 1/2" hose barb. I used stainless with Teflon tape on the threads.You can find them
at hardware stores (home Depot, Lowes) or a plumbing distributor. You could use brass, steel or
Posted in thread: Spring Water (from the spring) Question on 08-19-2014 at 08:08 PM
Posted in thread: Spring Water (from the spring) Question on 08-19-2014 at 04:06 PM
For my next Ale I'm am running up to the foothills to get 15 or 20 gallons of spring water
which runs continually from a spring in the Cascades. People have been stopping by there for
drinking water f...