Last Activity:12-10-2012 7:53 AM
Posted in thread: Looking for something akin to a Port Wine beer on 03-09-2012 at 10:15 PM
Hey everyone,I'm looking for some help input coming up with a recipe for my next big beer. I am
looking for something akin to a Port wine. With low hop bitterness. This is what the idea so
far for a 5...
Posted in thread: Looking for something beer safe and magnetic. on 02-23-2012 at 01:34 AM
430 stainless would probably work, how corrosion resistant does it need to be? If its just for
a stir stick you might be able to bend a piece of sheet, check out ebay for 430, you can buy
Posted in thread: Critique my Lemon Ginger Beer on 02-22-2012 at 08:39 AM
Sounds good to me. I think another good option for the hops would be Pacifica. Personally I
would up the ginger to 2-3 ounces and dry hop it lightly. What kind of yeast?
Posted in thread: 1/2" wort chiller from straight copper pipe? on 02-22-2012 at 08:13 AM
Ok, the results are in on test #1 keep in mind this was done with water, not wort. I think
chillers work better in wort? I started out by testing my flow rate off my faucet.Water temp
48F1.4gpm open f...
Posted in thread: 1/2" wort chiller from straight copper pipe? on 02-21-2012 at 08:05 PM
"Trying to visualize the dynamics of this split method. I have nothing to back it up, but what
I'm seeing is water taking the path of least resistance and mostly going through only one side
of the chi...
Posted in thread: 1/2" wort chiller from straight copper pipe? on 02-21-2012 at 11:11 AM
I haven't had a chance to run it yet. I need to pick up some 1/2 tube and an adapter for my
faucet. I don't think it would matter what way you run it but I will probably boil up some
water in the next...
Posted in thread: 1/2" wort chiller from straight copper pipe? on 02-21-2012 at 10:53 AM
Well I figured I would just go ahead and do it. It cost me about $10 since I had the pipe, a
couple fittings, the flux and solder. So this is whats in it.1/2" X 19' copper pipe schedule
M20 elbows2 Te...
Posted in thread: 1/2" wort chiller from straight copper pipe? on 02-20-2012 at 04:47 AM
Hey everyone,Well I think its about time I made a wort chiller. I have been brewing off and on
for about 20 years now. Anyway I was thinking of making a wort chiller from 1/2 straight pipe
(not the so...