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  • Posted in thread: John Guest fittings on 09-14-2016 at 12:42 PM
    Are Shark bite connector a type of John guest fitting?I have never used either, but heard a bit
    about both. John guest for beer plumbing and shark bite for house plumbing. The pictures look
    somewhat s...

  • Posted in thread: Perlick Flow Control- Worth It? on 09-13-2016 at 12:13 PM
    update: I recently finished a 5 gallon keg of cider through Perlick flow control. No sulphur
    taste or smell present to my senses.

  • Posted in thread: Erm... the hell? on 09-09-2016 at 12:15 PM
    I don't understand how you can even get that in the post upside down. Mine have a clip on the
    bottom that holds it in. The O-rings on the post and inside the quick disconnect should have
    kept it seale...

  • Posted in thread: Bubbles rising in carbonating bottles on 09-08-2016 at 12:33 PM
    Before you bottled, did you get stable SG readings 3 days in a row? What was your SG before and
    after primary fermentation?I always do 4 weeks primary. If I were to try to turn a batch
    faster,. I'd us...

  • Posted in thread: Erm... the hell? on 09-07-2016 at 05:10 PM
    You do know that when you take a room temp tank and put it in the frige, the pressure reading
    at the tank drops. Right? mine has been hovering just above redline since I bought it over a
    year ago. Sti...

  • Posted in thread: First time kegging -- need instant gratification on 09-07-2016 at 05:06 PM
    If it's beer time in 6 hours, here's what you do:Option 11. Set regulator to 15#2. Place keg in
    frige3. Go to the store, purchase a 5er of a similar beer.4. Get a razor blade and scrape the
    labels off...

  • Posted in thread: A Buttload of questions i need answering, any replies are welcomed :) on 09-07-2016 at 04:57 PM
    you can also start with fruit juice from the grocer. Just be sure it has no preservatives.
    Ascorbic acid( vitamin C) is OK, no sulfites. Yes, you can ferment sugar water. You'll get a
    really nasty, hi...

  • Posted in thread: Yeast character shift on 09-02-2016 at 11:41 AM
    ok, guess I'll discard this sample and purchase fresh hefe yeast in the future.

  • Posted in thread: Temp control - when / how to let fermenter warm up so yeast can finish on 09-01-2016 at 12:38 PM
    With a swamp cooler, precise temperature control that you are describing can be an issue. If
    you need to add heat, you can drop in an aquarium heater that will cycle around the temperature
    you set. I ...

  • Posted in thread: Yeast character shift on 08-31-2016 at 04:56 PM
    can/does yeast character shift? I have a sample of White Labs WLP 300 hefeweizen yeast I have
    been ranching for several years. I didn't do a hefe last year ( didn't get to it) so the sample
    may well h...

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