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Posted in thread: This the Ultimate Wort Chiller? on 12-20-2016 at 06:03 PM
Should have went with TC endcaps so you could pull the ends and clean the tubes to be 100% sure
they are clear like most shell & tube exchangers are setup. Would have also removed threads on
the cold ...
Posted in thread: Conditioning Grain - Mill Rollers on 11-23-2016 at 06:08 PM
Run some dry grain through it or go at them with a nylon scrub brush. I usually save a pound or
two of my grain bill to run through after the conditioned stuff to clear the rollers.
Posted in thread: Cornical™ Modular Keg System on 11-17-2016 at 08:45 PM
Has Blichmann had this assembly pressure tested and certified or are they assuming that the keg
is certified so they must be good? I didn't see any stampings on the vessel anywhere and I
Posted in thread: March Pump Screw Question on 11-01-2016 at 06:27 PM
Posted in thread: What size cooler for gylcol reservoir on 10-05-2016 at 07:36 PM
Not controlling the suction directly, just changing the control temp for the liquid line
solenoid. I've got plenty of capacity for what I need even when crashing so based on calc'd
numbers and real li...
Posted in thread: What size cooler for gylcol reservoir on 10-04-2016 at 03:10 PM
The condensing unit that I have puts out just shy of 4000 btu(1/3 ton) when I'm running it at a
15* suction for crash cooling. Normally when it's running at 45* suction I have over 7000 btu
Posted in thread: Getting your kids involved as "assistant brewers" on 09-12-2016 at 05:21 PM
My plan is to educate our two early so they appreciate quality food and drink. Once they get to
college they will have developed a palate such that they avoid BMC and the like. Once they
realize they ...
Posted in thread: Steam blue crabs over boil kettle on 09-09-2016 at 08:54 PM
Ha, you're right. Edit prior response to be unless you want crab flavored beer then this may be
unadvisable. If you want crabby beer they carry on!
Posted in thread: Steam blue crabs over boil kettle on 09-09-2016 at 08:45 PM
it's stainless(or aluminum), which as far as i know aren't very good at absorbing things, so go
for it. I've done lobsters and clams many times and besides a through cleaning, have had no
Posted in thread: Glycol pump on 08-11-2016 at 03:50 PM
I started with a bare condensing unit and piped it to a brazed plate heat exchanger. The pump
is a Little Giant 4 series and is relatively quiet, but I'm used to having a pump and
associated noise run...