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Posted in thread: March 815 Pump Repair Help on 03-22-2015 at 05:04 PM
I've been using a March 815 Pump to transfer strike water and fly sparge for the past three
years. The pump has been working great up until a week ago when it stopped pumping during a
sparge. I though...
Posted in thread: lets see your full Fermenters on 05-01-2014 at 04:00 PM
****, After seeing pictures of overflowing fermenters, I realized it's been two days since I
checked on my fermentation chamber. I usually only check to make sure the temperature is
stable, but I curr...
Posted in thread: Deciding to Keg on 04-20-2014 at 11:20 PM
I haven't tried filling bottles yet, but I have filled a few growers. I just stick a vinyl tube
into my faucet and back my regulator down to ~3psi. I place the growler in a pot and start
filling. I st...
Posted in thread: Hot or cold water for boil? on 04-20-2014 at 03:57 PM
I always use cold water. A few winters ago, while brewing at a friends house, we began using
hot water since we brewed in his cold garage. It definitely resulted in quicker boil times, but
I could tas...
Posted in thread: The spoils of a 3 day IPA rampage. on 04-19-2014 at 10:47 PM
Both lots beside my house are empty, I've turned them into a spent grain grave yard.
Surprisingly, spent grain doesn't decompose quickly, there are still piles of grain from last
Posted in thread: Adding Oranges to Secondary on 04-19-2014 at 10:45 PM
I would defiantly boil the zest. I a made 10 gallons batch of Hefewiezen last summer and my
friend was insistent in putting oranges in his half of the batch. He peeled 2 oranges and threw
the peels di...
Posted in thread: Help me clone Victory Hop Ranch on 04-19-2014 at 10:38 PM
I kegged my Hop Ranch closne last night and oh boy, it smelled delicious! I'll post a pic and
tasting notes in a week or two when its done carbonating. I sampled it after I finished kegging
and it tas...
Posted in thread: What are you brewing today/weekend, post pics... on 04-19-2014 at 07:14 PM
Brewing a Session IPA. I'm not sure how it's going to turn out, but I'm sure it won't be bad.
Here is the hop schedule I threw together.
Posted in thread: how much should a co2 refill cost? on 04-13-2014 at 04:39 PM
$11.31 for 5lb at a local fire extinguisher shop.
Posted in thread: Is my regulator and tank valve broken? on 04-13-2014 at 04:07 PM
A few years ago I purchased a fridge-to-kegerator conversion kit and used it without a hitch. I
recently started to keg my homebrew so I adapted it to work on ball lock kegs. It has been