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Posted in thread: Solution to herms grain bed compaction on 08-11-2015 at 12:04 PM
I never re measured my effiency again but it did seem to come up a bit. It was ± 80% now I'm
guessing it's risen to about 83%.And yes i did try choking the flow to a trickle which helped,
but only mar...
Posted in thread: Solution to herms grain bed compaction on 08-11-2015 at 11:15 AM
Just thought I'd share this you guys as it has really helped me.I used to have big problems
with grain bed compaction in my HERMS system. Seems that the wort being sucked out through the
Posted in thread: Aluminium coil for jockey box ????? on 07-11-2015 at 02:36 PM
Is there any good reason why i should not use an aluminium cooling coil for my jockey box.I can
think of 3 reasons why it would make life easier.1) Cheaper than stainless or copper2) Bends
Posted in thread: Looking for advice on HERMS setup on 06-22-2015 at 07:40 AM
I live in a country where 220 V is standard in all households and have had quite a few shocks,
even as a kid, getting my prying little fingers into things i shouldn't. Point is that I'm
still alive an...
Posted in thread: Looking for advice on HERMS setup on 06-21-2015 at 02:22 PM
Apart from having an electrician wire up a 220V outlet to your garage, I was wondering why you
want to specifically use gas ? HERMS systems (like my 75 L PID controlled system) work very
well with ele...
Posted in thread: Will lightbulb in fermentation chamber cause light struck beer ? on 06-21-2015 at 11:26 AM
HiI have a bare 60W light build in my fermentation chamber as a heat source andferment in white
plastics buckets. Will the light given off cause the fermenting beer to become light struck ?
Posted in thread: Oh no tooooooo much Fermcap on 04-18-2015 at 03:12 PM
I've read that it may aid head retention ? Yeast book by Chris White & Jamil
Posted in thread: Fast sparging with herms systems ?? on 04-14-2015 at 08:21 AM
Thank you all, have a much better understanding of the sparge process now.
Posted in thread: Fast sparging with herms systems ?? on 04-13-2015 at 06:44 AM
Great, thanks guys. Makes sense.
Posted in thread: Does anyone else hate their Chugger pumps? on 04-13-2015 at 03:17 AM
I have two Chuggers. Both have bleeder valves and I never have any problems priming them.