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Posted in thread: Lurker Getting Started on 05-28-2015 at 08:14 PM
agree with pretty much everyone here. Propane is cheaper to startup, significantly so, electric
is more expensive in the beginning, but cheaper over the long haul.That being said, go propane
Posted in thread: Summer beer to be ready in August? on 05-28-2015 at 03:25 PM
You guys aren't making this decision any easier! Maybe I'll have to do both! :DMore to drink
more fun times :drunk:!!
Posted in thread: Summer beer to be ready in August? on 05-28-2015 at 01:58 PM
Hi All,I'm spending a week up at the lake in NH with the family in August, so I have about 10
weeks to brew, ferment, lager (maybe), and carb up a keg of beer. Any suggestions for a beer
that will be ...
Posted in thread: Control Panel Breaker Failure on 05-26-2015 at 04:20 PM
Both legs run through the breaker, then are split to 2 bus rails. 1 rail then provides power
directly to the contactor, the other runs through an ssr relay first then to the contactor. The
leg that ru...
Posted in thread: Control Panel Breaker Failure on 05-26-2015 at 03:45 PM
Here's another possibility, if there is evidence of arcing (poor connection between the breaker
and panel):The way I have it connected is it is connected to a din rain and then it has wires
that run i...
Posted in thread: Control Panel Breaker Failure on 05-26-2015 at 03:11 PM
The breaker itself. I did continuity testing and it is the breaker. When replaced everything
works well for a couple of sessions and then fails again. I am using 10 gauge THHN wire for all
of the high...
Posted in thread: Control Panel Breaker Failure on 05-26-2015 at 02:54 PM
The 30 AMP 240v 2 Pole breaker in my control panel keeps failing. Only one of the poles burns
out, but it doesn't flip the breaker. The pole that burns out is the one that goes directly to
the 5500w h...
Posted in thread: When to use carapils? on 05-20-2015 at 04:05 PM
Carapils is used for head retention and body, kegging or bottling will not effect its use.
Posted in thread: Bug Farm on 05-19-2015 at 06:46 PM
Yes, a simple starter works well. Depending on the volume (which should be low since you are
starting with a low cell count), it should only take 1-3 days to boost the cell numbers. Use a
Posted in thread: Bug Farm on 05-19-2015 at 05:40 PM
Sorry, I posted that right before bed last night and is shows.I have lacto, pediococcus, and
brett C on beer slants that I made. I am looking at doing a starter with these guys to get the
cultures up ...