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Posted in thread: Looking for cool bottle openers for a wedding on 07-18-2013 at 04:24 AM
I made an opener very similar to this one a while ago. It works really well.
Posted in thread: I can't see photos here? on 04-20-2013 at 04:23 AM
I can see the you posted here, but have the same trouble with the linked post.
Posted in thread: If you miss OG what do you (can you) do? on 02-19-2013 at 03:53 AM
This probably isn't helpful, but I miss my gravities for just about every beer I make. I
usually just shrug my shoulders and say "F it". It's still beer...
Posted in thread: Worst Beers of 2012 on 12-29-2012 at 03:29 AM
I had a bunch of estery beer this year. I lived in the middle of the Mojave (29 Palms, CA) and
I could not for the life of me control fermentation temperatures well enough to keep my summer
Posted in thread: cuts in cooler mash tun on 09-26-2012 at 03:39 PM
I've used JBWeld for stuff like this. It says on their site that it is non toxic after it
dries. There is a thread somewhere around here but the app search function is garbage.
Posted in thread: Midwest Supplies Winemaking Groupon on 07-12-2012 at 05:30 PM
I bit. I needed another carboy anyway and it's always good to have an extra hydrometer or 3.
Not to mention that I was just thinking of trying out a wine kit. I've never made one, but I
guess I will b...
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 06-25-2012 at 10:11 PM
I've got a Red Ale, a Zythos dry hopped IPA, and an Oktoberfest lager.
Posted in thread: Boil Off Rate Questions on 06-25-2012 at 06:44 PM
That's not a bad idea. Ill try to remember to keep some extra water on hand so I can too off
prior to emptying the BK.
Posted in thread: Boil Off Rate Questions on 06-25-2012 at 02:35 PM
I have a pretty wide kettle. I've just never had such a high rate of loss. This was an all
grain batch. All that Pilsner was the whole reason a kept my boil going so strong.
Posted in thread: Boil Off Rate Questions on 06-25-2012 at 06:39 AM
I've considered taking a look at this problem. Boil off per hour as a function of volume,
surface area, gravity, humidity, and altitude shouldn't be that difficult to solve. At some
point, maybe I'll ...