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Posted in thread: Safale K-97 questions on 10-13-2016 at 04:36 PM
Yes Undeadfred, you gotta have temp control with this strain, otherwise it gets very active! I
agree that 60 to 62 deg is a good fermenting temp for it. I love the Alt I made with it. Just
brewed a 90...
Posted in thread: Safale K-97 questions on 08-31-2016 at 05:42 PM
Put beer in the cold area at 38 deg, all the yeast dropped from the top to the bottom of the
fermenter. Should be kegging next week.
Posted in thread: Safale K-97 questions on 08-21-2016 at 02:23 AM
Check this out 24 hrs after pitching a starter I made for 24 gals. This is at 62 deg right now!
Posted in thread: Safale K-97 questions on 08-16-2016 at 02:49 PM
When ferment is done, I'll cold crash it to 36 degrees and see how well it flocs out. Yes 1007
is a very good strain, like it a lot!
Posted in thread: Safale K-97 questions on 08-16-2016 at 04:27 AM
Using this strain for the 1st time. Here's the starter for a 24 gal batch I'm making on Fri.
Shows a true pancake type top crop as the German ale strain should. Going to make an Alt with
this strain. ...
Posted in thread: Walk In cooler on 07-31-2016 at 04:28 PM
Had to extend the return to right behind the evaporator. Brewed a helles, cz pils and a
doppelbock in 9 days. 15 carboys, the fermentation room is full.
Posted in thread: Walk In cooler on 07-18-2016 at 04:52 PM
Bought the shelving units off of craigslist about 7 years ago. They came out of a Linens and
things store that had closed up. Check around on craigslist and see what you can find.
Posted in thread: Walk In cooler on 07-12-2016 at 11:17 AM
Posted in thread: Walk In cooler on 07-11-2016 at 05:33 PM
Nothing to be jealous about. I talked about doing it for 5 years. My round to project, I
finally got around to doing:)
Posted in thread: Walk In cooler on 07-11-2016 at 01:43 AM
Just finished hooking up the blower motor and thermostat control. Added more insulation to the
wall and was able to get the fermentation room to maintain 62 deg without the fan. I now have
the fan tur...