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Posted in thread: BrewNanny - What do you think? on 05-22-2015 at 03:45 PM
Just been skimming through this thread. I thought this "product" was $250, but I see the price
is $498 and it is sold out until June 1st? WTF? Guess I'll just have to take that money and
spend it on a...
Posted in thread: Simple Yeast Storage Procedure on 05-22-2015 at 03:00 PM
So I will concede that it would be possible to simply pitch all (or most) of my "couple day
old" harvested yeast into a new batch, but it would be better for me if I just make a starter.I
have canned ...
Posted in thread: DIY - Make Your own Fermentation Heat Wrap for $12-$16 on 05-22-2015 at 02:51 PM
Looking at Just-a-sip's setup, I wonder if the heat wraps would still hold temps well in a
colder climate, like a external temp controlled chest freezer that many of us use as a
fermentation chamber (...
Posted in thread: DIY - Make Your own Fermentation Heat Wrap for $12-$16 on 05-21-2015 at 12:30 AM
Many thanks Cannman!
Posted in thread: DIY - Make Your own Fermentation Heat Wrap for $12-$16 on 05-21-2015 at 12:09 AM
..........I'm not 100% sure what you mean, can you show me a pic of your setup so I can get an
Idea? thanks! :mug:I think they're called fermometer strips. Here's what they look like.
Posted in thread: DIY - Make Your own Fermentation Heat Wrap for $12-$16 on 05-19-2015 at 11:35 PM
Pretty cool I see where this is being used with HDPE buckets, but what about plastic carboys?
Will Better Bottles and the plastic Big Mouth Bubblers hold up to it?Also, what about using
Posted in thread: Ported Big Mouth Bubbler on 05-19-2015 at 11:12 PM
I've been wondering about those, but still leery about getting something that could potentially
leak. That's my biggest fear of them. I have two regular plastic BMBs and the plastic seems
Posted in thread: Nottingham ale yeast vs US 05 on 05-17-2015 at 04:46 PM
I did this same thing just a few months ago with a brown ale I made.linkI even bought a couple
of commercial brown ales to compare. I don't think my thread is going to tell you much more
than what the...
Posted in thread: Anyone tried AMCYL Brew Pots? on 05-17-2015 at 02:07 PM
Thanks to everyone for the feedback! My "moment of weakness" (i.e. temptation to spend some
extra cash to avoid a bit of work) passed and I'm going to go ahead and drill/mark my own. I
ended up buying...
Posted in thread: Anyone tried AMCYL Brew Pots? on 05-14-2015 at 11:50 PM
Well again, I would NOT use one, but this is the one I used to drill mine with....once. about
that. I meant the knock out punch kit. I have a step bit and used it with success on my mash
tun. I drill...