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Posted in thread: help improving 60% efficiency on 03-24-2016 at 03:29 AM
After getting a new mill and setting the gap at 0.035" I saw my efficiency go up 10 points to
Posted in thread: help improving 60% efficiency on 03-24-2016 at 03:25 AM
1/16" is 0.0625", which seems like a pretty large gap setting. I think most use somewhere
Posted in thread: STC 1000 defective out of the box.... anybody else? on 12-31-2015 at 12:11 AM
Also keep in mind that it will not start cooling right away when it gets above the set temp.
There is a delay built in to keep your fridge from short cycling. If you haven't already, try
giving it a m...
Posted in thread: STC 1000 defective out of the box.... anybody else? on 12-31-2015 at 12:07 AM
I had a similar problem with a new STC-1000 except mine would only cool. At first I thought I
must have wired it wrong and spent a lot of time troubleshooting only to determine the relay
for the heate...
Posted in thread: Calculating ABV after backsweetening? on 07-17-2013 at 03:43 AM
You shouldn't need a gravity reading after adding the juice or whatever you you use to back
sweeten as long as no more fermentation is taking place. You just need the volume of liquid
added. From ther...
Posted in thread: Kegerator as fermentation cabinet? on 05-05-2013 at 08:33 PM
You will probably need an external temperature controller to keep consistent ale temps, but
other than that you should be good to go.I have an old BevAire that was struggling to stay
below 45F in the ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 03-10-2013 at 03:35 PM
Dryhop it is. This sounds good since I wanted to stay fairly close to the original
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 03-09-2013 at 09:53 PM
Any advice on working an oz of citra into this recipe? I found an extra oz in the freezer and
was thinking about maybe a late addition or dryhop. I'm not too familiar with citra so any help
would be a...
Posted in thread: Keggle on 03-05-2013 at 06:32 PM
The only benefit I see from a false bottom on a boil kettle would be to filter out whole hops.
I use a side pickup tube on my keggle and have no issues with using an immersion chiller.
Posted in thread: Towers on Keezers on 02-21-2013 at 12:50 AM
One other thing to consider is wall clearance when trying to open the lid with the tower
attached. If I want to open mine fully, I have to move the keezer about a foot away from the