Last Activity:04-29-2009 12:29 AM
Posted in thread: gott cooler issue on 04-29-2009 at 06:30 AM
If your kit only came with a single rubber O-ring, make sure you put it on the inside of your
cooler. I put my own valve together using plumbing parts, and went ahead and put an O-ring with
washer on ...
Posted in thread: Another mistake, airlock on fermenter on 04-01-2009 at 02:13 PM
I like to use whiskey in my airlocks!+1 Only the cheapest tequila will do for my airlocks!
Posted in thread: Fatal Mistake? on 04-01-2009 at 02:06 PM
Good excuse to drink in large quantities and often. ;) If oxidation is a problem it will creep
up over time. Generally my beer never gets much time to sit around =) Plus I use the
Oxy-absorbent caps, ...
Posted in thread: Priming Sugar question (how long to boil) on 04-01-2009 at 02:02 PM
The Egyptians used beer as a medication for illness, and it worked because the contamination in
their brews produced a weak antibiotic.I use beer a a medication as well. My condition, you
Posted in thread: Money to blow. on 04-01-2009 at 01:57 PM
Actually, I still need one of those SS washers on the inside... I wonder if anybody in my LHBC
has one sitting around (if not I know somebody here offered to send you one for a buck, not
sure if he's ...
Posted in thread: Fatal Mistake? on 03-31-2009 at 09:37 AM
Quick update: Bottled the beer yesterday, and it smelled wonderful...perhaps it will be one of
those un-repeatable beers that keeps people coming back for more=)Primary for one week,
secondary for thr...
Posted in thread: 2nd All-grain.... yes more lessons on 03-31-2009 at 09:22 AM
Pol, I can tell you based on observation that your grain has a great deal of thermal mass. I.e.
if you added 10 gal of water to 10lbs of grain you would not see as appreciable of a drop in
Posted in thread: Money to blow. on 03-31-2009 at 09:10 AM
Make your own mash tun!!! Ask people in your local home improvement store. The guys in plumbing
have likely dealt with folks like us before. I taught myself how to braze copper, and made my
Posted in thread: Excuse My Ignorance but....(SWMBO?) on 03-31-2009 at 08:59 AM
Ah Ah! I've just guessed it, its so obvious when you know the answer dont worry I wont tell,
let them suffer like I did .now I'm in the club will my beers improve ?Junior member here, been
Posted in thread: Alabama house passes Beer Law on 03-31-2009 at 08:43 AM
Is that a Wolfenstein 3-D character I spy in your avatar, Chupacabras?Guten tag!!! I used to
hate that guy!I live in Daphne, AL, and aside from the crappy beer selection I have no
complaints. Here and...