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Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-11-2015 at 11:19 PM
Posted in thread: 10 gallons of irish red - 5 to style, 5 with a hop stand? on 02-28-2015 at 02:46 PM
I'm planning to do a 10 gallon batch of irish red tomorrow - shooting for an OG in the 1.050 is
range and a quick fermentation on Notty. I'm going to run off the first 5 gallons to style, but
Posted in thread: Ambitious brew day coming up - 4 batches, 35 gallons on 02-23-2015 at 06:30 PM
I had a work trip come up that took me out of town through to Saturday afternoon - so in the
interest of marital discourse I scaled back to 3 10 gallon batches so I could still spend
Sunday morning wi...
Posted in thread: Lately getting a lot of yellow along with blue flame - Blichmann burner on 02-15-2015 at 01:28 AM
Boil overs will partially block the burner holes as well, which leads to a crappier flame. I
take my burner out of the frame probably once a year, soak in a bit of oxyclean, scrub really
well (I use o...
Posted in thread: Ambitious brew day coming up - 4 batches, 35 gallons on 02-15-2015 at 12:47 AM
So anyways - high temp tomorrow of -1, and the trip I had planned for next weekend got
postponed. I think I'm going to push back a week and wait for the temperature to at least be a
Posted in thread: Ambitious brew day coming up - 4 batches, 35 gallons on 02-13-2015 at 11:42 AM
Sounds cool, my spigot also freezes up and I just take about a half gallon of hot water from
the hlt (140-150 ish) and slowly pour it on the spigot and it usually loosens right up.So far -
the hair dr...
Posted in thread: Ambitious brew day coming up - 4 batches, 35 gallons on 02-13-2015 at 11:24 AM
Whew, I top out at a double brew day because it takes me 8-9 hours between setup and cleaning
(I do a pretty lengthy cleaning run through my system). Now I'm thinking that I'm not sure what
my wife wo...
Posted in thread: Cold Plate fittings - only one size included on 02-11-2015 at 10:51 AM
Do you have 1/4" fittings on your liquid disconnects at the keg? If so - run it all 1/4". I'm
not home, so I can't verify, but I'm pretty sure that's how I constructed mine.
Posted in thread: Things the SWMBO says....... on 02-09-2015 at 12:30 PM
Me- Can you grab me a beet while you're out there?Her- (looks at the clock) Do you really need
one this early?Me- It's brew time. Of course I need one.Her (shakes her head and gets me the
beer and say...
Posted in thread: The Beast... on 02-09-2015 at 12:18 PM
I love the use of old brake rotors as ballast. Brilliant and a great way to recycle.