Last Activity:10-03-2015 7:51 PM
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Posted in thread: Can't get cold crash below 40F on 10-04-2015 at 02:16 PM
I'd guess that your fridge is wired to be a fridge, not a custom fermentation chamber. If only
the manufacturers would learn!It will be fine. I've had gelatin help fine a beer at room
temperature. It ...
Posted in thread: Your worst home brewing mishap? on 10-03-2015 at 07:51 PM
Don't feel so bad. Once I left my PID at manual mode and never set it back to strike temp. Then
horribly overshot the temp I needed. Fortunately I noticed before mashing in, so it just took
some time ...
Posted in thread: Save my friend! on 10-03-2015 at 06:28 PM
BierMuncher's Centennial Blonde.FTWThis. Having many a coworker who swear by their macro of
choice and how it's superior to other macros... Topic for another day.I had been being bothered
my most to t...
Posted in thread: Your worst home brewing mishap? on 10-03-2015 at 06:21 PM
I have been fortunate enough to avoid any major incidents. No shortage of trouble. The worst
was probably when I was transferring out the the kettle into the fermenter. At some point near
the end, the...
Posted in thread: Steeping v. Mashing on 09-28-2015 at 01:37 AM
I can see where steeping the grains for an extract brew is required. For me brewing AG I see
steeping on the side as an unnecessary extra step. I've got enough other things going on to
worry about tha...
Posted in thread: nottingham w.t.f. on 09-28-2015 at 01:31 AM
I had a few batches with notty that seems to misbehave. In a row. Then I bailed on it. US-05
works for me just fine, and seems to be more predictable. Prior to these incidents notty had
been my go-to ...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 09-27-2015 at 04:38 PM
20306 + 10 Yoopers Oatmeal = 20316
Posted in thread: To keg or not to keg?? on 09-27-2015 at 03:57 PM
I started off with bottles. Back in the golden age of hopped extract or bust when my father
started up, I remember the bottling days. Had a good chain going on, with one family member
using that pink ...
Posted in thread: 7.0 cu ft chest freezer...what fits on 09-27-2015 at 02:57 PM
There is a huge thread on chest freezer sizes and what fits where. I believe it also has the
internal dimensions of each. What I did was go out shopping with some paper templates of what I
wanted to f...
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 09-27-2015 at 02:18 PM
Happy to say I made it work out and squeeze in a brew without flaking on other plans. Still
have an afternoon/evening plan going on, and my regular scheduled early afternoon thing. Social