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  • Posted in thread: Keezer question on 08-31-2015 at 02:33 PM
    I have a 5cf keezer that holds 3x 5 gallon kegs and a 10# co2 cylinder. Check out this thread
    and verify you really need bigger than 5CF.

  • Posted in thread: Question about pouring the wort into the fermenter on 08-31-2015 at 11:53 AM
    I have a fine sieve/strainer that I pour my cooled wort through when going from pot to
    fermenter. Cleaned well and sanitized before each use and I've yet to have a problem.me too

  • Posted in thread: Autumn recipes other than pumpkin? on 08-31-2015 at 11:49 AM
    There are 3 batches I always do this time of year. A batch of pumpkin ale, christmas ale and 2
    of apple cider.

  • Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 08-31-2015 at 11:47 AM
    when you go to the christmans secret santa game with a 6er of home brew, and come back home
    with it.

  • Posted in thread: Readings a refractometer on 08-31-2015 at 02:04 AM
    see post 8

  • Posted in thread: Readings a refractometer on 08-27-2015 at 06:29 PM
    oh, OK. thanks for the clarificatin.

  • Posted in thread: Readings a refractometer on 08-27-2015 at 02:05 PM
    The refractometer I purchased stated it was ATC, Automatic Temp Correcting. I suspect its
    simply that the sample is so small that temperatures quickly equalize, what with that large
    hunk of glass and ...

  • Posted in thread: Question about malt flavors on 08-26-2015 at 01:22 PM
    Here is another thought on this...I wasn't sure about strike temp so I intentionally started
    low. I added the grains at 153 (which was my target mash temp) and the temp dropped into the
    upper 140's. I...

  • Posted in thread: first keg not carbing on 08-26-2015 at 01:08 PM
    I am going to start using a kegging system (Draft Brewer Flex Keg System).So glad I read this
    thread. I am relatively sure I would have learned "the hard way" without it.I'm glad you have
    benefited fr...

  • Posted in thread: Readings a refractometer on 08-26-2015 at 01:02 PM
    I always read immediately. I have noticed that if the wort is cloudy, the indicator line in the
    refractometer is less distinct.

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