Last Activity:02-09-2016 11:45 PM
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Posted in thread: AB Super Bowl Ad on 02-10-2016 at 12:43 AM
Technically, wasn't Adolphus Busch, Frederick Miller, and Adolf Coors "homebrewers"
themselves?? I'm not offended, but I find it funny how many double standards they were throwing
out in that commerci...
Posted in thread: Is a 5 gallon bucket big enough on 02-09-2016 at 10:25 PM
...........Also, lots of brewers like Fermcap - that could help, too.Can you still top crop if
you use Fermcap? My understanding is you need a krausen to top crop, so wouldn't Fermcap defeat
Posted in thread: Clean VS Sanitized on 02-09-2016 at 09:55 PM
I don't mean to pile on this guy, but seriously...anyone who is thinking about getting into
this hobby should also consider practicing good sanitation. It's just common sense. Why would
you spend hour...
Posted in thread: Kickstarter for SS Mash Tun, Kettle and Fermenter on 02-09-2016 at 12:15 AM
I appreciate the feedback Steve. Thanks so much.
Posted in thread: DIY Beer Gun - keezer faucet,growler filler, racking cane? on 02-09-2016 at 12:10 AM
I do mine just like the one in the Joe Fisher video Orangehero posted. I bottle from full
serving pressure (12psi) and have not had any issues. About the only difference with his setup
and mine is his...
Posted in thread: Weldless Bulkhead Gasket questions on 02-08-2016 at 11:29 PM
Could you return the bulkheads? If so, I'd return them and check out the true bulkheads at
brewhardware.com. I have them on my kettles I love them.If you can't return them, or just
choose not to, then...
Posted in thread: Cleaning Keg after it had infected beer on 02-08-2016 at 11:21 PM
I don't use my kegs as secondaries, but I use some Oxyclean for cleaning. I use the scent free
variety and mix it with some hot water. You don't have to use a lot, but rinse them really
Posted in thread: Ball-Lock Quick Disconnects: Exploded View on 02-08-2016 at 10:52 PM
Speaking of putting the plunger in up-side-down, this image can be found on a multitude of
Posted in thread: The best bottles for bottling. on 02-06-2016 at 12:24 AM
If using a wing capper, you have to watch certain stubbies like Abita. They don't work well.
Best thing is to get a bench capper because it works with all. See photo. Abita on the right
has a shorter ...
Posted in thread: Oh Crap...bottle bombs! HELP! on 02-06-2016 at 12:02 AM
When I was bottling, I put all my bottles in a Rubbermaid or Sterilite container. I bought a
big enough container to hold a case of brew (so two of them). I never had any bottle bombs, but
if I did, I...