Last Activity:01-27-2013 2:48 PM
Posted in thread: First beer, possible stuck fermentation? on 01-07-2013 at 03:41 AM
Did you calculate a value for FG ahead of time?Umm no? It's just the kit from NB, they don't
give a target FG. I just assumed 1.030 was a little off. A bit of reading seems like most
people were hitti...
Posted in thread: First beer, possible stuck fermentation? on 01-07-2013 at 03:04 AM
If you are using a refractometer, you need to do a correction, as the FG readings are not
straightforward. Several online sites available, including Northern Brewer.I don't know what
the OG was, but f...
Posted in thread: First beer, possible stuck fermentation? on 01-07-2013 at 02:34 AM
Well, I decided to rouse the yeast and bring it up into a warmer room. My thermometer shows it
as 72F ambient in this room. I'm sure it will take a bit for the beer to get warmed up.Next
i'll try to f...
Posted in thread: First beer, possible stuck fermentation? on 01-07-2013 at 12:50 AM
Hey guys.Brewed my first beer last week (NB Dead Ringer) and it's been in primary for exactly a
week. I checked gravity today and it's sitting at 1.035 (9 brix).Should I have cause for alarm
or just l...
Posted in thread: How do you do a full boil? on 01-03-2013 at 02:00 AM
Just wanted to say thanks in advance. This thread answered the majority of my questions, just
one left.If I do a full boil and add only 1/3-1/2 of the extract at the beginning of the boil,
does it mat...
Posted in thread: lets see your full Fermenters on 12-31-2012 at 07:03 PM
My first one brewed yesterday is bubbling away. Dead Ringer extra kit.
Posted in thread: Hello from NW Ohio! on 12-31-2012 at 01:19 AM
Hey all!I finally took the plunge! Picked up Northern Brewers Cyber Monday deal. Just finished
my first brew day with success. (Dead ringer extract kit) Quite a bit of a fun and a few
Posted in thread: White Rajah Clone on 05-31-2012 at 03:41 AM
That's interesting. I've never brewed with galaxy but it sounds pretty similar to citra but a
little less tropical and a little more grassy. That would seem to make sense. I've got the
grain bill for ...
Posted in thread: White Rajah Clone on 05-31-2012 at 02:13 AM
I can't help much, since i have yet to brew, but I did see something about TBK dry hopping with
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